CONSCIOUS ACCESS HYPOTHESIS

the idea that the main operation of consciousness is to move and incorporate brain operations that are otherwise individual and private.

CONSCIOUS ACCESS HYPOTHESIS: "In accordance with the conscious access hypothesis, awake states necessitate movement, so people are generally awake to engage in such, not to lie still."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONSCIOUS ACCESS HYPOTHESIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/conscious-access-hypothesis/ (accessed October 23, 2020).
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