Toward a Science of Consciousness 1998

Oliver Sparrow ohgs at chatham.demon.co.uk
Mon Apr 27 08:51:41 EST 1998


 tonmaas at xs4all.nl (Ton Maas) wrote:

"" According to neurophysiologists Varela & Maturana consciousness is
"" restricted to autopoietic systems - which by definition produce their
own
"" organization by an evolutionary process not unlike "tinkering". 

I do not disagree with the sentiment, but how can they possibly make this
statement as anything more than a hypothesis?
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Oliver Sparrow



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