You are not understanding what Chalmers is saying. He’s writing in a metaphoric code. When you accuse someone of being false, what is it that you mean? Well, that’s what Chalmers is saying about our physical world. Quite directly, “materialism is false.” Like lying to you, or betraying you. Chalmers’s oversoul is trying to help the living. Try loosening up your perceptual framework, and you will learn a lot more.
You know the nursery rhyme “Mary had a little lamb.” Is that rhyme about a lamb? When the word “fleece” is used, is about the lambs fur?


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