The Filter Theory of the Mind-Brain Connection

The age-old question of the mind-brain connection may find its answer in the age-old idea of the “mother-sea” of consciousness and the brain as a filter. Cloud computing and smartphones may help us understand this.

Pawel Nolbert on unsplash. William James called it the “mother-sea,” Carl Jung and Wolfgang Pauli called it “unus mundus.” What is there about the idea of universal consciousness that many in science and philosophy today are finding so interesting?

How does the mind relate to the brain? Physicalists are bottom-up thinkers on this question believing that all there is has evolved from the very beginnings of our…

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Gerald R. Baron

Gerald R. Baron

Husband, father, grandfather, mostly-retired, farm advocate, author, communicator. Deeply curious about science, nature, spirit and history.