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Dreams, Hallucinations, and Visual Illusions

The experience of dreams, hallucinations, and visual illusions clearly indicate that the world of experience is not the same thing as the objective external world that it represents. All of these phenomena clearly demonstrate the generative or constructive aspect of perceptual function.

The illusory portions of these illusions blend seamlessly with the non-illusory stimuli that give rise to them. But since the illusiusory portions of these figures are a product of your brain, they must be located in your brain. Therefore the entire perceptual experience, both of the illusory and the non-illusory components, is a product of your physical brain, and is therefore located in your physical brain.

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