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John Smythies Space , Time and Consciousness

  title={John Smythies Space , Time and Consciousness},
  author={John Raymond Smythies and Andrei Linde},
This paper describes a new theory of consciousness based on previous work by C.D. Broad, H.H. Price, Andrei Linde and others. This hypothesis states that the Universe consists of three fundamental entities — space-time, matter and consciousness, each with their own degrees of freedom. The paper pays particular attention to three areas that impact on this theory: (1) the demonstration by neuroscience and psychophysics that we do not perceive the world as it actually is but as the brain computes… Expand


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