Consciousness, the Brain, and Spacetime Geometry

@article{Hameroff2001ConsciousnessTB,
  title={Consciousness, the Brain, and Spacetime Geometry},
  author={S. Hameroff},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={2001},
  volume={929}
}
  • S. Hameroff
  • Published 2001
  • Physics, Medicine
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
Abstract: What is consciousness? Conventional approaches see it as an emergent property of complex interactions among individual neurons; however these approaches fail to address enigmatic features of consciousness. Accordingly, some philosophers have contended that “qualia,” or an experiential medium from which consciousness is derived, exists as a fundamental component of reality. Whitehead, for example, described the universe as being composed of “occasions of experience.” To examine this… Expand
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