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Title Philosophical insights about modern science / Eva Žerovnik, Olga Markič, and Andrej Ule, editors
Published New York : Nova Science Publishers, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxi, 321 pages) : illustrations
Series Scientific revolutions series
Scientific revolutions series.
Contents Part A. Contemporary science : new developments -- Neuroplasticity, or the importance of having a plastic brain / Maja Bresjanac & Grega Repovš -- The genes and the junk : recent advances in the studies of gene regulation / Matjaž Barboric̀ [and others] -- Understanding molecular background of Alzheimer's disease : in search for a cure / Eva Žerovnik -- Advances in stem cell research / Anthony Atala -- Reflections on stem cells usage in restoring neurodegenerative damage / Franz-Josef Müller, Jeanne F. Loring, and Paul Christian Baier -- How intelligent can robots become : implications and concerns / Matjaž Gams -- The concept of free will entering the field of neurological sciences / Zvezdan Pirtošek -- Neuroscience and the image of the mind / Olga Markič -- Part B. Beyond the current knowledge : a more holistic view -- Ways to new sustainable energy sources / Andrej Detela -- Evidence for biofield / Igor Jerman, Robert T. Leskovar and Rok Krašovec -- How to research experience? / Urban Kordeš -- Consciousness and vision / Mitja Peruš -- Natural and machine learning, intelligence and consciousness / Igor Kononenko -- Philosophical reflections on the history and future of science and spirituality / Thomas C. Daffern
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Science -- Philosophy.
Form Electronic book
Author Markič, Olga.
Ule, A. (Andrej)
Zerovnik, Eva.
LC no. 2009009166
ISBN 1614705771 (electronic bk.)
9781614705772 (electronic bk.)