Self awareness ability to understandthink that this

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Self-awareness - ability to understand/think that this experience right now is actually had by a person or self who is continuous in time has had many other experiences in the past and will hopefully have many further experiences in the future i. Related to “extended consciousness” - extension through time
ii. Mental time travel related to self-awareness - take a trip back to our own personal past and relive in autobiographical memories the events that have happened in the past 1. This can free us from the confines of the present 2. People with amnesia can’t do this c. Happiness - the function of two components i. Affective: how many positive and negative emotions you feel over time ii. Cognitive: how you evaluate your life (life satisfaction)
11. 3.2 Concepts to describe the absence of consciousness

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