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Many ways to awareness: A developmental perspective on cognitive access

  • Carroll E. Izard (a1), Paul C. Quinn (a1) and Steven B. Most (a1)

Block's target article makes a significant contribution toward sorting the neural bases of phenomenal consciousness from the neural systems that underlie cognitive access to it. However, data from developmental science suggest that cognitive access may be only one of several ways to access phenomenology. These data may also have implications for the visual-cognitive phenomena that Block uses to support his case.

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