Peter Bokulich

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Research Interests

My philosophical research focuses on the limits of physics. This includes asking whether everything in world — including consciousness — is physical (answer: yes, it is), and making sense of how higher-level scientific theories, like biology, are related to physics. It also includes confronting the apparent conflict between quantum mechanics and relativity theory, and looking at situations where these theories break down — such as in black holes.

The metaphysics/philosophy-of-mind issues fall under the