In this article, Steve Taylor elaborates the problem of consciousness and provides potential future solutions. This is a timely approach, given the hardships that scholars have seen to solve the hard problem of consciousness.
Steven Taylor remains optimistic about the future of consciousness studies and a post-materialistic science:
It’s interesting to see what happens when alternative ‘post-materialist’ perspectives are expressed in the mainstream media – as in this article of mine from The Conversation website. Some angry responses from materialists – but some encouragingly open ones too!