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Old 05-22-2019, 05:45 PM
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Originally Posted by begbert2 View Post
I can't speak for anyone else, but I believe all the terms all refer to the "seat of consciousness" - the "I" in "I think therefore I am". When we look out at the world through our eyes, the mind/cognition/consciousness is the thing doing the looking.
But it seems like we could have a brain that successfully models the environment and produces appropriate behavior without having conscious experience.

I never liked the whole zombie argument before, but I think I see what that argument is getting at.