Physicalism is the view that all physical processes, including those that occur in the brain, are governed by forces, such as gravity, electromagnetism, and electromagnetic fields.

In this article, we take a closer look at the definitions and evidence behind physicalism.

We explore some of the key issues and challenges associated with physicalism and then discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the view.

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