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The Resource The ravenous brain : how the new science of consciousness explains our insatiable search for meaning, Daniel Bor

The ravenous brain : how the new science of consciousness explains our insatiable search for meaning, Daniel Bor

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The ravenous brain : how the new science of consciousness explains our insatiable search for meaning
Title
The ravenous brain
Title remainder
how the new science of consciousness explains our insatiable search for meaning
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Bor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bor, Daniel
Dewey number
612.8/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP411
LC item number
.B59 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Consciousness
  • Brain
  • Mind and body
Label
The ravenous brain : how the new science of consciousness explains our insatiable search for meaning, Daniel Bor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-306) and index
Contents
Conceptual conundrums of consciousness: philosophy -- A brief history of the brain: evolution and the science of thought -- The tip of the iceberg: unconscious limits -- pay attention to that pattern!: conscious contents -- The brain's experience of a rose: neuroscience of awareness -- Being bird-brained is not an insult: uncovering alien consciousness -- Living on the fragile edge of awareness: profound brain damage and disorders of consciousness -- Consciousness squeezed, stretched, and shrunk: mental illness as abnormal awareness
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 326 p.
Isbn
9780465020478
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012016971
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn796081867
  • (OCoLC)796081867
Label
The ravenous brain : how the new science of consciousness explains our insatiable search for meaning, Daniel Bor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-306) and index
Contents
Conceptual conundrums of consciousness: philosophy -- A brief history of the brain: evolution and the science of thought -- The tip of the iceberg: unconscious limits -- pay attention to that pattern!: conscious contents -- The brain's experience of a rose: neuroscience of awareness -- Being bird-brained is not an insult: uncovering alien consciousness -- Living on the fragile edge of awareness: profound brain damage and disorders of consciousness -- Consciousness squeezed, stretched, and shrunk: mental illness as abnormal awareness
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 326 p.
Isbn
9780465020478
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012016971
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn796081867
  • (OCoLC)796081867

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