On Thu, Mar 21, 2013 at 12:53 PM, Craig Weinberg <whatsons...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> At least you now agree that the atoms in my body could be replaced and
>> I would feel the same. What if the atoms were replaced by a person:
>> would I still have free will or would I, as you claim for a computer,
>> only have the will of the programmer?
> What do you mean by replacing the atoms with a person? Like the China Brain?
> Quintillions of human beings each pretending to act like hydrogen? That
> wouldn't work, although you might be able to model chemistry that way.
No, I meant if a person did the replacing of the atoms in my body. I
would then have been created and programmed by that person. Would I
still have free will? Would I think I had free will?
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