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The most remarkable fact about the universe is that certain parts of it are conscious. Somehow nature has managed to pull the rabbit of experience out of a hat made of mere matter. Making its own contribution to the current, lively debate about the nature of consciousness, Theories of Consciousness introduces variety of approaches to consciousness and explores to what extent scientific understanding of consciousness is possible. Including discussion of key figures, such as Descartes, Foder, Dennett and Chalmers, the book covers identity theories, representational theories, intentionality, externalism, and the new information-based theories.

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9780415834087 | 2 edition (Routledge, March 2, 2016), cover price $155.00
9780415183932 | Routledge, May 1, 1999, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: The most remarkable fact about the universe is that certain parts of it are conscious.

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9780415834094 | 2 edition (Routledge, February 25, 2016), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Despite recent strides in neuroscience and psychology that have deepened understanding of the brain, consciousness remains one of the greatest philosophical and scientific puzzles.
9780415183949 | Routledge, April 1, 1999, cover price $47.95

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Product Description: The spectacular success of the scientific enterprise over the last four hundred years has led to the promise of an all encompassing vision of the natural world. In this elegant picture, everything we observe is based upon just a few fundamental processes and entities...read more

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9783642295980 | Springer Verlag, August 6, 2012, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: The spectacular success of the scientific enterprise over the last four hundred years has led to the promise of an all encompassing vision of the natural world.

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9783642435218 | Springer Verlag, September 20, 2014, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: The spectacular success of the scientific enterprise over the last four hundred years has led to the promise of an all encompassing vision of the natural world.

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Product Description: Metaphysics of Consciousness opens with a development of the physicalist outlook that denies the need for any explanation of the mental. This "inexplicability" is demonstrated not to be sufficient as refutation of physicalism. However, the inescapable particularity of modes of consciousness appears to overpower this minimal physicalism...read more

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9780415063579 | Routledge, February 1, 1992, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Metaphysics of Consciousness opens with a development of the physicalist outlook that denies the need for any explanation of the mental.

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9781138009295 | Routledge, April 10, 2014, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Metaphysics of Consciousness opens with a development of the physicalist outlook that denies the need for any explanation of the mental.

Miscellaneous:

9780203213520 | Routledge, January 31, 2002, cover price $135.00

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