If I think about a particular thing — my cat Tabby, for example — my actual cat Tabby isn’t in my brain.
Emergence, as a perceptual surprise, can’t explain the mind because emergence presupposes the mind.
We are often awed at the medical miracles that save so many of our lives and alleviate unquantifiable levels of human suffering.
“Is the soul real? Or is it just an old construct used to explain what a scientifically illiterate society could not?”
Faced with conflicting genetic evidence, Darwinians reach for a new “uncertainty principle” borrowed from physics.