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Product Description: How is life related to the mind? The question has long confounded philosophers and scientists, and it is this so-called explanatory gap between biological life and consciousness that Evan Thompson explores in Mind in Life. Thompson draws upon sources as diverse as molecular biology, evolutionary theory, artificial life, complex systems theory, neuroscience, psychology, Continental Phenomenology, and analytic philosophy to argue that mind and life are more continuous than has previously been accepted, and that current explanations do not adequately address the myriad facets of the biology and phenomenology of mind...read more

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9780674025110 | 1 edition (Belknap Pr, April 30, 2007), cover price $51.50 | About this edition: How is life related to the mind?

Product Description: The Cambridge Handbook of Consciousness is the first of its kind in the field, and its appearance marks a unique time in the history of intellectual inquiry on the topic. After decades during which consciousness was considered beyond the scope of legitimate scientific investigation, consciousness re-emerged as a popular focus of research towards the end of the last century, and it has remained so for nearly 20 years...read more
By Evan Thompson (editor) and Philip David Zelazo (editor)

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9780521857437 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, April 30, 2007), cover price $205.00 | About this edition: The Cambridge Handbook of Consciousness is the first of its kind in the field, and its appearance marks a unique time in the history of intellectual inquiry on the topic.

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9780521674126 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, April 30, 2007), cover price $99.99 | About this edition: The Cambridge Handbook of Consciousness is the first of its kind in the field, and its appearance marks a unique time in the history of intellectual inquiry on the topic.

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9780511481215 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, October 9, 2009), cover price $0.04 | About this edition: The Cambridge Handbook of Consciousness is the first of its kind in the field, and its appearance marks a unique time in the history of intellectual inquiry on the topic.

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Product Description: Contributors to the latest Canadian Journal of Philosophy Supplementary Volume, The Problem of Consciousness, make connections regarding what is consciousness and how it is related to the natural world. The essays in this volume address this question from the perspective of phenomenological philosophy of mind, a new trend that integrates phenomenology, analytic philosophy, and cognitive science...read more
By Evan Thompson (editor)

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9780919491298 | Univ of Calgary Pr, December 30, 2005, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Contributors to the latest Canadian Journal of Philosophy Supplementary Volume, The Problem of Consciousness, make connections regarding what is consciousness and how it is related to the natural world.

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Emotion experience has failed to date to gain a central place in the study of consciousness. This special issue of the 'Journal of Consciousness Studies' presents various views on the matter, with discussions of several aspects of emotion experience.
By Evan Thompson (editor)

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9781845400293 | 1 edition (Imprint Academic, November 1, 2005), cover price $34.90 | About this edition: Emotion experience has failed to date to gain a central place in the study of consciousness.

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Product Description: The philosophy of perception is a microcosm of the metaphysics of mind. Its central problems -- What is perception? What is the nature of perceptual consciousness? How can one fit an account of perceptual experience into a broader account of the nature of the mind and the world? -- are at the heart of metaphysics...read more
By Alva Noe (editor) and Evan Thompson (editor)

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9780262140782 | Bradford Books, September 30, 2002, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: The philosophy of perception is a microcosm of the metaphysics of mind.

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Product Description: The philosophy of perception is a microcosm of the metaphysics of mind. Its central problems―What is perception? What is the nature of perceptual consciousness? How can one fit an account of perceptual experience into a broader account of the nature of the mind and the world?―are at the heart of metaphysics...read more
By Alva Nöe (editor) and Evan Thompson (editor)

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9780262640473 | Bradford Books, September 30, 2002, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: The philosophy of perception is a microcosm of the metaphysics of mind.

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Product Description: The first volume in this series (The View from Within, ed. Francisco Varela and Jonathan Shear) was a study of first-person approaches to the study of consciousness. Second-person ‘I–You’ relations are central to human life yet have been neglected in consciousness research...read more
By Evan Thompson (editor)

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9780907845140 | Imprint Academic, September 1, 2001, cover price $29.90 | About this edition: The first volume in this series (The View from Within, ed.

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Product Description: Colour fascinates all of us, and scientists and philosophers have sought to understand the true nature of colour vision for many years. In recent times, investigations into colour vision have been one of the main success stories of cognitive science, for each discipline within the field - neuroscience, psychology, linguistics, computer science and artificial intelligence, and philosophy - has contributed significantly to our understanding of colour...read more

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9780415077170 | Routledge, March 1, 1995, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: Colour fascinates all of us, and scientists and philosophers have sought to understand the true nature of colour vision for many years.

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9780415117968 | Routledge, February 1, 1995, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: Colour fascinates all of us, and scientists and philosophers have sought to understand the true nature of colour vision for many years.

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Product Description: The Embodied Mind provides a unique, sophisticated treatment of the spontaneous and reflective dimension of human experience. The authors argue that only by having a sense of common ground between mind in Science and mind in experience can our understanding of cognition be more complete...read more

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9780262720212 | Mit Pr, November 13, 1992, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: The Embodied Mind provides a unique, sophisticated treatment of the spontaneous and reflective dimension of human experience.

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