Consciousness: Theories in Neuroscience and Philosophy of by Andrea Eugenio Cavanna,Andrea Nani

By Andrea Eugenio Cavanna,Andrea Nani

This e-book studies one of the most very important medical and philosophical theories in regards to the nature of brain and attention. present theories at the mind-body challenge and the neural correlates of recognition are awarded via a chain of biographical sketches of the main influential thinkers around the fields of philosophy of brain, psychology and neuroscience. The ebook is split into elements: the 1st is devoted to philosophers of brain and the second one, to neuroscientists/experimental psychologists. every one half contains twenty brief chapters, with each one bankruptcy being devoted to one writer. a short creation is given on his or her existence and most crucial works and affects. the main influential theory/ies constructed via every one writer are then conscientiously defined and tested with the purpose of scrutinizing the strengths and weaknesses of different techniques to the character of consciousness.

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