Review Article
Volume 13 Issue 5 - 2021
Dialogic Consciousness; What about the Creative Relationship?
Mendo Castro Henriques*
Department of Philosophy, Universidade Catolica, Lisbon, Portugal
*Corresponding Author: Mendo Castro Henriques, Department of Philosophy, Universidade Catolica, Lisbon, Portugal.
Received: March 21, 2021; Published: April 22, 2021


This article aims to explore the dialogical dimension of consciousness, centred on the experience of creative relationship. It identifies contributions from neurosciences disenabling dualistic and materialistic theories of consciousness and solving what David Chalmers identified as the easy problems. Mental experiments reveal the permanence of subjectivity, the difficult problem posed by the intrinsic nature of consciousness. As subjectivity seems ascertained by striking parallels between mental and quantum processes, it experiences creative relationships that go beyond its integrative capacity. The exploration of this variety of experiences that link the macro world of the 1st person to the micro world of the 3rd person disclose that consciousness and reality are mutually constructed through creative relationships. Such dialogical dimension introduces new difficult problems requiring further research.


Keywords: Brain; Consciousness; Creativity; Dialogic; Relationship; Subject


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