The Role of the Brain in Conscious Processes: A New Way of Looking at the Neural Correlates of Consciousness

  title={The Role of the Brain in Conscious Processes: A New Way of Looking at the Neural Correlates of Consciousness},
  author={Joachim Keppler},
  journal={Frontiers in Psychology},
  • J. Keppler
  • Published 3 August 2018
  • Psychology
  • Frontiers in Psychology
This article presents a new interpretation of the consciousness-related neuroscientific findings using the framework of stochastic electrodynamics (SED), a branch of physics that sheds light on the basic principles underlying quantum systems. It is propounded that SED supplemented by two well-founded hypotheses leads to a satisfying explanation of the neural correlates of consciousness. The theoretical framework thus defined is based on the notion that all conceivable shades of phenomenal… 

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