Paul Bach-y-Rita a1a2a3andSteven J. Hasse a1 a1 Departments of Rehabilitation Medicine and Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI 53706 USA
[email protected] a2 Departments of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI 53706 USA
[email protected] a3 Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos, Cuernavaca, Mexico
The recent interest of cognitive- and neuro-scientists in the topic of consciousness (and the dissatisfaction with the present state of knowledge) has revealed deep conceptual differences with Humanists, who have dealt with issues of consciousness for centuries. O'Regan & Noë have attempted (unsuccessfully) to bridge those differences.