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The Nonlocality of mind

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Abstract:

The dominance in normal awareness of visual percepts, which are linked to space, obscures the fact that most thoughts are non-spatial. It is argued that the mind is intrinsically non-spatial, though in perception can become compresent with spatial things derived from outside the mind. The assumption that the brain is entirely spatial is also challenged, on the grounds that there is a perfectly good place for the non-spatial in physics. A quantum logic approach to physics, which takes non-locality as its starting point, offers a non-reductive way of reconciling the experience of mind with the world description of physics. For further progress it is necessary to place mind first as the key aspect of the universe.

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: University of Southampton, Faculty of Mathematical Studies, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK.

Publication date: March 1, 1995

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