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Why is consciousness hard to explain?

Quote from internet: "every subjective phenomenon is essentially connected with a single point of view, and it seems inevitable that an objective, physical theory will abandon that point of view".

That is the hard problem itself: rejection of any subjective point of view. It is relevant, just like Relativity and the Quantum reality, that extraneous explanations of consciousness can only be surmised, not yet be contained in a measure of experimentation.

"An essentially subjective state just IS an essentially non-subjective state (I.E. how and why a felt state is just a functional state).

That's too easy to explain the multifarious adjectives of consciousness. There are too many variations of MIND to limit the "functionality" of personal, subjective experiences. Science is strapped to a table to try and explore the functionalities of the subjective mind an its consequences.

It is obvious that subjectivity, a peculiar point of view truly stumps scientists from equating subjectivity to objectivity, the measurable mind through experimentation. It is still the stone age where mind is concerned. Our physical science, with new technology, has broadened the scope of medicine and psychology, among the whole cast of magnificent technologies to heal and explore the mind factors; in fact too many.

I propose a simple instruction to solve the hard problem: talk to people ABOUT their experiences. In due time a revelation will become apparent and adaptable to solving this dilemma of understanding consciousness in its subjective state. The objective is TO KNOW the point of views of so many individuals, and then calculate the parameters of conscious states of mind.

[en.m.wikipedia.org]

You should dissolve all discrimination of individuality and absorb all things into a harmonious oneness.
The virtue of a highly evolved being embraces all people and things and dispels the darkness which isolates them.

Hua Hu Ching-primary lesson.

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The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 1130 Itatw70s 16-Oct-19 21:02
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 172 drrayeye 17-Oct-19 11:43
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 159 Itatw70s 17-Oct-19 16:51
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 148 drrayeye 17-Oct-19 18:22
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 152 Glass Jigsaw 17-Oct-19 18:33
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 148 Itatw70s 17-Oct-19 20:01
amateur scientist getting in trouble again. . . 144 drrayeye 17-Oct-19 21:33
Re: amateur scientist getting in trouble again. . . 89 Itatw70s 17-May-20 22:59
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 151 Glass Jigsaw 18-Oct-19 00:04
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 160 Eddie Larry 18-Oct-19 02:47
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 153 Glass Jigsaw 18-Oct-19 13:55
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 144 Itatw70s 18-Oct-19 16:33
Music 147 grangram 18-Oct-19 16:48
Re: Music 145 Itatw70s 18-Oct-19 17:24
In search of the lost chord 143 grangram 19-Oct-19 09:13
Re: In search of the lost chord 143 Itatw70s 19-Oct-19 14:26
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 141 Glass Jigsaw 19-Oct-19 15:02
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 151 Itatw70s 19-Oct-19 17:23
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 142 Itatw70s 20-Oct-19 15:09
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 149 Glass Jigsaw 21-Oct-19 01:07
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 140 Itatw70s 21-Oct-19 11:44
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 138 Glass Jigsaw 21-Oct-19 14:40
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 150 Itatw70s 21-Oct-19 14:51
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 136 Itatw70s 21-Oct-19 18:44
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 134 Glass Jigsaw 21-Oct-19 18:52
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 153 Itatw70s 21-Oct-19 19:39
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 137 Glass Jigsaw 23-Oct-19 01:37
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 133 Itatw70s 23-Oct-19 11:34
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 138 Glass Jigsaw 23-Oct-19 13:10
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 145 Itatw70s 23-Oct-19 14:22
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 139 Glass Jigsaw 23-Oct-19 16:53
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 150 Itatw70s 23-Oct-19 23:31
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 132 Glass Jigsaw 25-Oct-19 22:01
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 143 Itatw70s 25-Oct-19 22:58
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 138 Glass Jigsaw 26-Oct-19 01:06
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 136 Susan Doris 26-Oct-19 05:29
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness is too hard for scientists to uncover.... 140 Itatw70s 26-Oct-19 23:44
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness is too hard for scientists to uncover.... 134 Susan Doris 27-Oct-19 04:49
"The mind" isn't going away 140 drrayeye 27-Oct-19 05:44
Re: "The mind" isn't going away 132 Susan Doris 27-Oct-19 12:16
Re: "The mind" isn't going away 140 Itatw70s 27-Oct-19 17:52
the scatterbrain approach 167 jazzmumbles 28-Oct-19 00:42
Re: "The mind" isn't going away 138 Eddie Larry 28-Oct-19 00:46
Re: "The mind" isn't going away 134 Susan Doris 28-Oct-19 05:39
Re: "The mind" isn't going away 135 Itatw70s 28-Oct-19 19:49
Re: "The mind" isn't going away 138 Susan Doris 28-Oct-19 19:53
Re: "The mind" isn't going away 135 Itatw70s 28-Oct-19 20:17
Re: "The mind" isn't going away 125 Susan Doris 29-Oct-19 06:13
Re: "The mind" isn't going away 128 Itatw70s 29-Oct-19 20:54
Re: "The mind" isn't going away 122 Susan Doris 30-Oct-19 06:07
Descartes had the idea that mind was separate from body 144 drrayeye 28-Oct-19 01:29
Re: Descartes had the idea that mind was separate from body 132 Susan Doris 28-Oct-19 05:50
Re: Descartes had the idea that mind was separate from body 139 Itatw70s 28-Oct-19 20:25
Huh? 131 drrayeye 29-Oct-19 15:11
Re: Huh? 130 Susan Doris 29-Oct-19 17:15
Re: Huh? 128 drrayeye 30-Oct-19 00:32
Re: Huh? 125 Susan Doris 30-Oct-19 06:09
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 135 Glass Jigsaw 29-Oct-19 00:27
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness is ironic 151 Edmond 29-Oct-19 14:54
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness is ironic 128 Eddie Larry 29-Oct-19 15:08
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness is ironic 132 Glass Jigsaw 29-Oct-19 15:14
Organic intelligence at the basic level of living beings.... 142 Itatw70s 29-Oct-19 21:12
Re: Organic intelligence at the basic level of living beings.... 131 Eddie Larry 29-Oct-19 22:51
We have mind and biological material in the brain 129 drrayeye 30-Oct-19 00:54
Re: We have mind and biological material in the brain 132 Susan Doris 30-Oct-19 06:20
Re: We have mind and biological material in the brain 137 drrayeye 30-Oct-19 07:20
Re: We have mind and biological material in the brain 133 Susan Doris 30-Oct-19 11:09
Re: Consciousness is part of nature 82 Edmond 13-May-20 07:43
recurrent coincidences are archetypal 78 Edmond 13-Apr-20 09:25
Re: recurrent coincidences are archetypal 111 Itatw70s 13-Apr-20 14:16
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 175 Eddie Larry 17-Oct-19 17:16
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 168 Itatw70s 17-Oct-19 20:03
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 173 Itatw70s 18-Oct-19 22:39
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 140 rulebook54 26-Oct-19 07:15
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 136 Glass Jigsaw 26-Oct-19 14:27
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 147 Eddie Larry 26-Oct-19 14:36
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 144 Itatw70s 27-Oct-19 14:53
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 138 Susan Doris 28-Oct-19 05:57
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 147 Itatw70s 28-Oct-19 22:17
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 140 Susan Doris 29-Oct-19 06:19
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 133 Itatw70s 30-Oct-19 14:53
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 130 Susan Doris 30-Oct-19 18:12
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 134 Itatw70s 30-Oct-19 18:47
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 134 Enigcom 30-Oct-19 18:59
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 135 Eddie Larry 30-Oct-19 19:01
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 127 Itatw70s 30-Oct-19 20:04
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 130 Susan Doris 30-Oct-19 23:02
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 137 Itatw70s 30-Oct-19 23:20
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 249 Susan Doris 31-Oct-19 05:57
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 155 rulebook54 29-Oct-19 07:43
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 142 Eddie Larry 29-Oct-19 14:03
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 134 Glass Jigsaw 30-Oct-19 20:35
Re: The "hard problem" of consciousness.... 133 Eddie Larry 30-Oct-19 20:43


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