Jesse Mazer wrote:

> But "natural laws" are usually taken to be contingent, we can imagine
> possible worlds where they are different--can you have "supervenience" under
> logical laws, or any other laws which must be the same in all possible
> worlds?

natural laws ae the same in all naturally possible worlds.

> I wasn't saying it would be mathematically necessary, I was thinking of some
> kind of vague notion of metaphysical necessity where a better understanding
> of consciousness would show that qualia are by nature certain kinds of
> causal patterns experienced "from the inside",

Well, it's hard to imagine pain being anything other
than painful!

You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups 
"Everything List" group.
To post to this group, send email to
To unsubscribe from this group, send email to [EMAIL PROTECTED]
For more options, visit this group at

Reply via email to