On Monday, October 28, 2013 1:53:02 PM UTC-4, Bruno Marchal wrote: > > > > > I refer you to my rare posts where I suggest that the level is the > molecular level, and should include the glial cells, which in my opinion > (from diverse reading) handle to information. > > I also defend the idea that an amoeba, by being unicellular, can be seen > as a cell being simultaneously a digestive cell, a muscular cells, a liver > cell, a kidney cell, a bone cell, and a brain cell. > > Amoebas are not completely stupid and deserve respects, and so are any > each of our own cells, despite those cells in multicellular organism have > lost a bit of their freedom and universality to cooperate in what is > ourself. > > Again, the bold quote illustrates comp, and the fact that the level is > lower than some thought. > > Also with comp, consciousness is NOT a product of the mind. that's still > too much an aristotelian way to express the "identity" thesis. > Consciousness is not physical, it is the mental state of person associated > to machines, when those person develop *some* true belief. >
So if dendrites and molecules are people, why not quarks and numbers? > > Bruno > > > http://iridia.ulb.ac.be/~marchal/ > > > > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.