Unformatted text preview: example of Mary in the black and white world, she will know more when experiencing color. The Bogey of Epiphenomenialism Absence of certain mental states have no affect on the physical world. Anything can fail to cause anything. Some considered causal happenings are simple a coincidence that the two are happening in the brain. Second main objection- that qualia has evolved over time. Heavy coat vs. warm coat. Epiphenomenialism qualia is irrelevant to survival....
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- Spring '07
- Philosophy, Physicalism, Qualia, Mary's room