What is consciousness?

“. . .a process in which information about individual modalities of sensation and perception is combined into a unified multidimensional representation of the state of the system and its environment, and integrated with information about memories and the needs of the organism, generating emotional reactions and programs of behavior to adjust the organism to its environment.”

E.R. John quoted in The Mind’s I by Hofstadter and Dennett.

Peano-Gosper Curve art by me using The Gimp.

Peano-Gosper Curve art by me using The Gimp.

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