Theories of Consciousness: An Introduction and Assessment

Routledge (1999)
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William Seager
University of Toronto, St. George
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Theories of Consciousness provides an introduction to a variety of approaches to consciousness, questions the nature of consciousness, and contributes to current debates about whether a scientific understanding of consciousness is possible. While discussing key figures including Descartes, Fodor, Dennett and Chalmers, the book incorporates identity theories, representational theories, intentionality, externalism and new information-based theories
Keywords Consciousness  Mind and body
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Call number B808.9.S4 1999
ISBN(s) 0415183936   9780415183932   9780415834094   9780415834087
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