The Feeling of Life Itself: Why Consciousness Is Widespread but Can't Be Computed (The MIT Press): Christof Koch: 9780262042819: Amazon.com: Books pushing IIT. Great idea, but I’m not convinced my chair has consciousness though.
Amazon.com: The Case Against Reality: Why Evolution Hid the Truth from Our Eyes (9780393254693): Donald Hoffman: Books It is almost like he is endorsing Plantinga’s evolutionary argument against naturalism.
Amazon.com: Rethinking Consciousness: A Scientific Theory of Subjective Experience (9780393652611): Michael S A Graziano: Books He wants our attention on the Attention Schema Theory.
I have no idea if or when a consensus will emerge. But it is one of the compelling scientific problems of our time, and one that demands continuing inquiry. Crick put it eloquently in the last sentence of “The Astonishing Hypothesis,” a quarter century ago: “We must hammer away until we have forged a clear and valid picture not only of this vast universe in which we live but also of our very selves.”