TY - GEN ID - cogprints1570 UR - http://cogprints.org/1570/ A1 - Harnad, Stevan Y1 - 1982/// N2 - Our sense that we do something deliberately may be an afterthought that arises after our brains have already triggered our action unconsciously. Consciousness itself may be a similar illusory afterthought, with no direct causal role. In any case, Methodological epiphenomenalism, together with the Turing Test, seem to be be the best strategy for cognitive modelling. KW - mind/body problem KW - consciousness KW - causality KW - cognitive medeling KW - qualia KW - epiphenomenalism KW - free will TI - Consciousness: An afterthought SP - 29 AV - public EP - 47 ER -