Re: virus: Consciousness

Robin Faichney (
Thu, 13 May 1999 09:13:57 +0100

In message <>, KMO <> writes
>Robin Faichney wrote:
>> Say you were a designer of scuba gear, and so had to think about divers'
>> immersion every day, even though you didn't dive yourself -- would you
>> then be conscious of it?
>Certainly. I'm not suggesting that our conscious awareness is or ought to be
>directed exclusively to the objects of immediate experience.

The logical consequence being that we can be conscious of things that don't exist.