Benefits of the archaic models of
(This is part of a series of informal notes, taken during ongoing collaborative conversations on the subject of the problem of consciousness.)
Changes the problem of consciousness from an ideological problem to a problem of topology. A topology or surface can be explored by anyone, not only by specialists in the fields of academic science, religion, philosophy, etc.
The results of the exploration are based on primary first-hand experience, rather than on the suppositions or theories of others.
Time tested, most likely in use for tens of thousands of years.
Intuitively pleasing, physically, emotionally and intellectually challenging.
As in exploring any foreign land, maps, travel guides and calendars are of use and available for exploring the archaic landscape of consciouness.