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The Resource A universe of consciousness : how matter becomes imagination, Gerald M. Edelman and Giulio Tononi

A universe of consciousness : how matter becomes imagination, Gerald M. Edelman and Giulio Tononi

Label
A universe of consciousness : how matter becomes imagination
Title
A universe of consciousness
Title remainder
how matter becomes imagination
Statement of responsibility
Gerald M. Edelman and Giulio Tononi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ORX
Dewey number
128/.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP411
LC item number
.E34 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
A universe of consciousness : how matter becomes imagination, Gerald M. Edelman and Giulio Tononi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-264) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Pt. I. The world knot. 1. Consciousness: philosophical paradox or scientific object? ; 2. The special problem of consciousness ; 3. Everyman's private theater: ongoing unity, endless variety -- Pt. II. Consciousness and the brain. 4. Building a picture of the brain ; 5. Consciousness and distributed neural activity ; 6. Neural activity integrated and differentiated -- Pt. III. Mechanisms of consciousness: the Darwinian perspective. 7. Selectionism ; 8. Nonrepresentational memory ; 9. Perception into memory: the remembered present -- Pt. IV. Dealing with plethora: the dynamic core hypothesis. 10. Integration and reenetry ; 11. Consciousness and complexity ; 12. Determining where the knot is tied: the dynamic core hypothesis -- Pt. V. Untangling the knot. 13. Qualia and discrimination ; 14. The conscious and the unconscious -- Pt. VI. Observer time. 15. Language and the self ; 16. Thinking ; 17. Prisoners of description -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Credits -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 274 p.
Isbn
9780465013760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (NIC)notisATD7156
  • (OCoLC)ocm43732396
  • (OCoLC)ocn370412559
Label
A universe of consciousness : how matter becomes imagination, Gerald M. Edelman and Giulio Tononi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-264) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Pt. I. The world knot. 1. Consciousness: philosophical paradox or scientific object? ; 2. The special problem of consciousness ; 3. Everyman's private theater: ongoing unity, endless variety -- Pt. II. Consciousness and the brain. 4. Building a picture of the brain ; 5. Consciousness and distributed neural activity ; 6. Neural activity integrated and differentiated -- Pt. III. Mechanisms of consciousness: the Darwinian perspective. 7. Selectionism ; 8. Nonrepresentational memory ; 9. Perception into memory: the remembered present -- Pt. IV. Dealing with plethora: the dynamic core hypothesis. 10. Integration and reenetry ; 11. Consciousness and complexity ; 12. Determining where the knot is tied: the dynamic core hypothesis -- Pt. V. Untangling the knot. 13. Qualia and discrimination ; 14. The conscious and the unconscious -- Pt. VI. Observer time. 15. Language and the self ; 16. Thinking ; 17. Prisoners of description -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Credits -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 274 p.
Isbn
9780465013760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (NIC)notisATD7156
  • (OCoLC)ocm43732396
  • (OCoLC)ocn370412559

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