What Is Consciousness?

@article{Solms1997WhatIC,
  title={What Is Consciousness?},
  author={M. Solms},
  journal={Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association},
  year={1997},
  volume={45},
  pages={681 - 703}
}
  • M. Solms
  • Published 1997
  • Sociology, Medicine
  • Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association
In the past few years scientists and scholars in a variety of disciplines have been making concerted efforts to answer an ancient question, namely, How exactly do the physical processes in the brain cause consciousness? What is distinctive about the way in which modern scientists and scholars are approaching this question is that they are treating it as a scientific problem rather than a metaphysical one. This transition reflects the air of expectation in contemporary cognitive science to the… Expand
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