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Product Description: In Conversations on Consciousness, Susan Blackmore interviews some of the great minds of our time, a who's who of eminent thinkers, all of whom have devoted much of their lives to understanding the concept of consciousness. The interviewees, ranging from major philosophers to renowned scientists, talk candidly with Blackmore about some of the key philosophical issues confronting us in a series of conversations that are revealing, insightful, and stimulating...read more

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9780195179583 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 18, 2005, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: "Human brains are just the most complicated thing that's yet evolved, and we're trying to understand them using our brains," notes philosopher Daniel Dennett.

Paperback:

9780195179590 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 8, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In Conversations on Consciousness, Susan Blackmore interviews some of the great minds of our time, a who's who of eminent thinkers, all of whom have devoted much of their lives to understanding the concept of consciousness.

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Product Description: What is a meme? First coined by Richard Dawkins in The Selfish Gene, a meme is any idea, behavior, or skill that can be transferred from one person to another by imitation: stories, fashions, inventions, recipes, songs, ways of plowing a field or throwing a baseball or making a sculpture...read more
By Susan J. Blackmore and Richard Dawkins (foreword by)

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9780198503651 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 8, 1999, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Argues that the design of the mind can be understood in terms of memetic selection and that the inner self is a creation of the memes

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9780192862129 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 16, 2000, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: What is a meme?

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Product Description: About one person in ten claims to have left his or her body at some time. Some were close to death; others had under-gone an accident or shock. Dr Blackmore's explanation for out-of-body experiences is based on historical and anecdotal material, surveys, and laboratory experiments...read more

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9780897333443 | Chicago Review Pr, August 1, 1989, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: About one person in ten claims to have left his or her body at some time.

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