Re: computationalism and supervenience

From: 1Z <>
Date: Tue, 12 Sep 2006 04:41:44 -0700

Stathis Papaioannou wrote:

> That's what I'm saying, but I certainly don't think everyone agrees with me on the list, and
> I'm not completely decided as to which of the three is more absurd: every physical system
> implements every conscious computation, no physical system implements any conscious
> computation (they are all implemented non-physically in Platonia), or the idea that a
> computation can be conscious in the first place.

You haven't made it clear why you don't accept that every physical
implements one computation, whether it is a
conscious computation or not. I don't see what
contradicts it.

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Received on Tue Sep 12 2006 - 07:42:43 PDT

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