The Consciousness Club
Donald (Merlin)
Source: Donald - A Mind So Rare: The Evolution of Human Consciousness, 2001, Chapter 4
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Sections

  1. The materiality of mind – 96
  2. Eliminating the scale problem – 99
  3. Vestigial brains, not so vestigial minds – 106
  4. Avoiding the scala naturae – 113
  5. Defining the domain – 117
  6. The Consciousness Club – 122
  7. Bringing extra resources to bear – 130
  8. Embodiment, egocenters, and homunculi – 134
  9. The Executive Suite: Defining the primate “zone of proximal evolution” – 137

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