chapter  18
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Neutral Monism Reborn

Breaking the Gridlock Between Emergence and Inherence
WithMichael Silberstein

Radical/strong emergence and panpsychism, currently considered the leading alternatives to biological naturalism, are fatally flawed ‘riders’ or ‘patches’ for physicalism/ontological reductionism, whereas neutral monism is the cure that deflates the hard problem/generation problem of conscious experience once and for all.