However, as a transcendental philosophy, Husserlian phenomenology is ultimately interested in the possibility conditions and foundations for justified knowledge (what Kant called the quid juris of our knowledge); not factual, empirical, descriptions of psychological processes. 

At this point let us reflect that modern cognitive science is currently very far from able to account for all the properties of what makes consciousness intrinsically self-aware or provide any purely physicalist model to which consciousness can be reduced.


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