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 OJPP  Vol.3 No.1 , February 2013
Ants Are Not Conscious
Abstract: Anthropic reasoning is a form of statistical reasoning based upon finding oneself a member of a particular reference class of conscious beings. By considering empirical distribution functions defined over animal life on Earth, we can deduce that the vast bulk of animal life is unlikely to be conscious.
Cite this paper: Standish, R. (2013). Ants Are Not Conscious. Open Journal of Philosophy, 3, 1-4. doi: 10.4236/ojpp.2013.31001.
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