Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Continuing Commentary
Ned Block (1995). On a confusion about a function of consciousness. BBS 18:227–287.

Perception and content

Alva Noë a1
a1 Department of Philosophy, University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA 95064


It is argued that to have an experience is to be in a phenomenal state with A-conscious content. Perceptual contents are always both P-conscious and A-conscious.