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Top-Down Influences from the Mental Level to the Physiological May Be the Basis of Free Will

  • A. M. IvanitskyEmail author
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This paper develops the thought that the possibility that mental processes control physiological processes makes it possible to effectively monitor the search for options and decision-taking, which is subjectively perceived as free will.

Keywords

free will D. N. Razeev brain event-related potentials 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Higher Nervous Activity and Neurophysiology, Russian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia

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