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mind-body problem:

# It must be logically possible and not self contradictory.
(unlike epiphenomenalism)

# It must be able to explain what must be explained.
(unlike emergence)

# It must not merely invoke a mystery to explain a mystery.
(unlike Quantum Mechanics)

# It must be consistent with our scientific knowledge.
(unlike dualism)

# It must be consistent with our introspective knowledge,
or convincingly explain why.
(unlike materialism and idealism)

# It must be more than just possible; there needs to be
compelling evidence that it is true.
(unlike most of the previous approaches)

In the last five chapters we have outlined the problem we
are trying to solve. We have also defined what would count as
an acceptable solution to this problem. Now it is time to move
forward, to start the actual construction of the Inner Light
Theory of Consciousness. In the next three chapters we discuss
a strange situation that could arise in our universe, something
we will call an Information-Limited Subreality. As we will see,
this holds the solution to the mind-body problem, as we have so
carefully defined it in the previous chapters.

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