Chapter

The Consensus

David Hodgson

in The Mind Matters

Published in print February 1993 | ISBN: 9780198240686
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191680236 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198240686.003.0004

Series: Clarendon Paperbacks

The Consensus

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This chapter examines current views on the between physical and mental even, particularly at the broad consensus which exists in science and philosophy. It concludes by looking briefly at quantum physics, and its impact to date on the consensus. The discussion gives an outline or map of important current approaches, in order to support the assertion that there is a broad mechanist consensus.

Keywords: philosophy; computer science; brain science; quantum physics; mechanics

Chapter.  16315 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy of Mind

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