David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Cambridge University Press (2011)
'I never can catch myself at any time without a perception, and never can observe any thing but the perception.' These famous words of David Hume, on his inability to perceive the self, set the stage for JeeLoo Liu and John Perry's collection of essays on self-awareness and self-knowledge. This volume connects recent scientific studies on consciousness with the traditional issues about the self explored by Descartes, Locke and Hume. Experts in the field offer contrasting perspectives on matters such as the relation between consciousness and self-awareness, the notion of personhood and the epistemic access to one's own thoughts, desires or attitudes. The volume will be of interest to philosophers, psychologists, neuroscientists, cognitive scientists and others working on the central topics of consciousness and the self
|Keywords||Self-consciousness (Awareness PHILOSOPHY / Mind & Body|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$35.68 used (65% off) $45.87 new (55% off) $59.40 direct from Amazon (37% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||BD450.C62677 2011|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
K. Ramakrishna Rao (2005). Perception, Cognition, and Consciousness in Classical Hindu Psychology. Journal of Consciousness Studies 12 (3):3-30.
David Woodruff Smith (2004). Mind World : Essays in Phenomenology and Ontology. Cambridge University Press.
Peter Ralston (2010). The Book of Not Knowing: The True Nature of Self, Mind, and Consciousness. North Atlantic Books.
K. Ramakrishna Rao (2002). Bridging Eastern and Western Perspectives on Consciousness: Comment. Journal of Consciousness Studies 9 (11):63-68.
Derek A. Denton (1993/1994). The Pinnacle of Life: Consciousness and Self-Awareness in Humans and Animals. Harpersanfrancisco.
Evan Thompson & Dan Zahavi (2007). Phenomenology. In P.D. Zelazo, Morris Moscovitch & Evan Thompson (eds.), Cambridge Handbook of Consciousness. Cambridge.
Georges Rey (1986). A Question About Consciousness. In Herbert R. Otto & James A. Tuedio (eds.), Perspectives on Mind. Kluwer.
Evan Thompson & Dan Zahavi (2007). Philosophical Issues: Phenomenology. In Morris Moscovitch, Philip Zelazo & Evan Thompson (eds.), Cambridge Handbook of Consciousness. Cambridge University Press. 67--87.
Added to index2010-06-22
Total downloads16 ( #106,855 of 1,099,745 )
Recent downloads (6 months)10 ( #23,891 of 1,099,745 )
How can I increase my downloads?