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nonconscious

(ˌnɒnˈkɒnʃəs)
adj
relating to mental activity that is not consciousrelating to the absence of consciousness in inanimate objects
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Adj.1.nonconscious - concerning mental functioning that is not represented in consciousness; "nonconscious psychic processes"
unconscious - not conscious; lacking awareness and the capacity for sensory perception as if asleep or dead; "lay unconscious on the floor"
2.nonconscious - relating to the lack of consciousness of inanimate things
nonliving, non-living, inanimate - not endowed with life; "the inorganic world is inanimate"; "inanimate objects"
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This, and his discussion of the effect of consciousness (or, more accurately, mentality, since some psi effects are nonconscious; e.g., Stanford, 2015) on reality are the strongest aspects of the book, but Radin's grasp of other disciplines is tenuous.
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Williams, Robert 'Processing Information with Nonconscious Mind.' In: Journal Psyche.
First published between 2007 and 2016, the essays and experimental compositions in this volume draw on critical theory, philosophy, and media studies to examine digital media and computational technologies, neoliberalism, and biopolitics in terms of their impact on nonconscious, bodily responses or affect, to show how these fields recognize an originary technicity in ongoing processes of denaturalization and their insistence on the indeterminacy immanent to human and other-than-human agencies.
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