Of self and self awareness: The basic neuronal circuit in human consciousness and the generation of self
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Journal of Consciousness Studies 15 (9):64-74 (2008)
The fascination of Velasquez's painting Las Meninas stems largely from the ambiguous relationship between the painting as a whole, viewed by a single perceiver, and the variety of different perceptual viewpoints it invites. This situation resonates strongly with a central puzzle in the study of consciousness: the apparent unity of perceptual experience despite multiple sense modalities. Understanding more of this latter might help to explain the way we respond to the painting.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
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
P. Rochat (2003). Five Levels of Self-Awareness as They Unfold Early in Life. Consciousness and Cognition 12 (4):717-731.
Uziel Awret (2008). Las Meninas and the Search for Self-Representation. Journal of Consciousness Studies 15 (9):7-34.
Bernard Baars (2008). Velasquez and the Postmodern Circle of Mirrors. Journal of Consciousness Studies 15 (9):35-39.
Erhard Bieberich, In Search of a Neuronal Substrate of the Human Mind: New Concepts From "Topological Neurochemistry".
Amy Ione (2008). Las Meninas: Examining Velasquez's Enigmatic Painting. Journal of Consciousness Studies 15 (9):51-57.
Uriah Kriegel (2004). The Functional Role of Consciousness: A Phenomenological Approach. Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences 3 (2):171-93.
John Louis Schwenkler (2009). Space and Self-Awareness. Dissertation, University of California, Berkeley
Rafael Malach & Zoran Josipovic (2006). Perception Without a Perceiver - in Conversation with Zoran Josipovic. Journal of Consciousness Studies 13 (9):57-66.
Rocco Gennaro (2008). Representation of a Representation: Reflections on Las Meninas. Journal of Consciousness Studies 15 (9):47-50.
Mario Vaneechoutte (2000). Experience, Awareness, and Consciousness: Suggestions for Definitions as Offered by an Evolutionary Approach. [REVIEW] Foundations of Science 5 (4):429-456.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads78 ( #18,639 of 1,100,077 )
Recent downloads (6 months)4 ( #90,379 of 1,100,077 )
How can I increase my downloads?