On Tue, Dec 10, 2013 meekerdb <meeke...@verizon.net> wrote: >> But that's the beauty of consciousness theories, we can detect >> consciousness only in ourselves so there are no observed features that a >> consciousness theory must explain, > > > > Actually there are some observed features. A sharp blow to the head can > create a gap in ones consciousness. >
A sharp blow to MY head can create a gap in MY consciousness, but all I know about you is that when I hit you on the head with a hammer you behaved in a less complex way for a while and then you made a sound with your mouth that sounded like "I lost consciousness". John K Clark -- 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.