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A Socio-Historical Take on the Meta-Problem of Consciousness

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The intuition that consciousness is hard to explain may fade away as empirically adequate theories of consciousness develop. We review socio-historical factors that account for why, as a field, the neuroscience of consciousness has not been particularly successful at developing empirically adequate theories. Based on this we argue that the meta-problem may be a self-fulfilling prophecy, created in part because we inadvertently focused too much on the so-called 'hard problem ', limiting scientific progress.
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Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: Department of Psychology, UCLA, USA, Email: [email protected] 2: Email: [email protected]

Publication date: January 1, 2019

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