QR6.1 What Is Consciousness?

One must define a topic to study it but scientists don’t agree on what consciousness is. Some say it doesn’t exist, some say it causes everything, while others are in-between. Let us define consciousness as the ability to observe and experience a physical event, not just respond to input as a camera might do. 

QR6.1.1 The Hard Problem

QR6.1.2 The First Fact

QR6.1.3 Current Theories

QR6.1.4 Physical Realism

QR6.1.5 Dualism

QR6.1.6 Information Theories

QR6.1.7 Cognitive Theories

QR6.1.8 Neutral Monism