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Title Toward a science of consciousness III : the third Tucson discussions and debates / edited by Stuart R. Hameroff, Alfred W. Kaszniak, and David J. Chalmers
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, ©1999
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 504 pages) : illustrations
Series Complex adaptive systems
Contents Conceivability, identity, and the explanatory gap / Joseph Levine -- Conceiving beyond our means : the limits of thought experiments / Robert van Gulick -- Realistic materialist monism / Galen Strawson -- On the intrinsic nature of the physical / Gregg H. Rosenberg -- Of color and consciousness / Stephen Palmer -- Color quality and color structure / C. Larry Hardin -- Pseudonormal vision and color qualia / Martine Nida-Rumelin -- Toward a cognitive neuroscience of consciousness / Antti Revonsuo -- Neural correlates of hallucinogen-induced altered states of consciousness / F.X. Vollenweider, A. Gamma, and M.F.I. Vollenweider-Scherpenhuyzen -- First steps toward a theory of mental force : PET imaging of systematic cerebral changes after psychogical treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder / Jeffrey M. Schwartz -- The visual brain in action / A. David Milner and Melvyn A. Goodale -- In search of immaculate perception : evidence from motor representations of space / Yves Rossetti
Attending, seeing, and knowing in blindsight / Robert W. Kentridge, C.A. Heywood, and Larry Weiskrantz -- Insights into blindsight / A. David Milner -- From grasping to language : mirror neurons and the origin of social communication / Vittorio Gallese -- Supporting the "grand illusion" of direct perception : implicit learning in eye-movement control / Frank H. Durgin -- Selective peripheral fading : how attention leads to loss of visual consciousness / Lianggang Lou -- Conscious experience and autonomic response to emotional stimuli following frontal lobe damage / Alfred Kaszniak, Sheryl L. Reminger, Steven Z. Rapcsak and Elizabeth L. Glisky -- At the intersection of emotion and consciousness : affective neuroscience and extended reticular thalamic activating system (ERTAS) theories of consciousness / Douglas F. Watt -- Laughing rats? : playful tickling arouses high-frequency ultrasonic chriping in young rodents / Jaak Panksepp and Jeffrey Burgdorf -- The privatization of sensation / Nicholas Humphrey -- Flagging the present moment with qualia / Richard L. Gregory
If qualia evolved -- / A. Graham Cairns-Smith -- Handaxes and ice age carvings : hard evidence for the evolution of consciousness / Steven Mithen -- Ephemeral levels of mental organization : Darwinian competitions as a basis for consciousness / William H. Calvin -- What does quantum mechanics imply about the nature of the universe? / Shimon Malin -- Quantum monadology / Kunio Yasue -- The interface in a mixed quantum/classical model of brain function / Scott Hagan and Masayuki Hirafuji -- Do apparent temporal anomalies require nonclassical explanation? / Stanley A. Klein -- A quantum physics model of the timing of conscious experience / Fred A. Wolf -- Conscious and anomalous nonconscious emotional processes : a reversal of the arrow of time? / Dick J. Bierman and Dean Radin -- Exploring actuality through experiment and experience / Piet Hut -- Intersubjectivity : exploring consciousness from the second-person perspective / Christian de Quincey -- Goethe and the phenomenological investigation of consciousness / Arthur Zajonc
Essential dimensions of consciousness : objective, subjective, and intersubjective / Frances Vaughan -- Training the attention and exploring consciousness in Tibetan Buddhism / B. Alan Wallace -- Transpersonal and cognitive psychologies of consciousness : a necessary and reciprocal dialogue / Harry T. Hunt -- Biogenetic structural theory and the neurophenomenology of consciousness / Charles D. Laughlin -- Experiential clarification of the problem of the self / Jonathan Shear
Summary "Can there be a science of consciousness? This issue has been the focus of three landmark conferences sponsored by the University of Arizona in Tucson. This volume presents a selection of invited papers from the third conference. It showcases recent progress in this maturing field by researchers from philosophy, neuroscience, cognitive psychology, phenomenology, and physics."--Jacket
Notes "A Bradford book."
Conference proceedings
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Consciousness -- Congresses
Consciousness -- Congresses
Cognition -- Congresses
Mental Processes
Psychological Phenomena and Processes
Psychiatry and Psychology
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Hameroff, Stuart R
Kaszniak, Alfred W., 1949-
Chalmers, David John, 1966-
LC no. 99036574
ISBN 0585375860
Other Titles Toward a science of consciousness three
Third Tucson discussions and debates