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Macmillan Higher Education

Introduction to Consciousness

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Paperback - 9781403994899

30 March 2007

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Ebook - 9781137041760

30 March 2007

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This new textbook, written in a lucid and catchy style, draws on all major disciplines that make up the study of consciousness - neuroscience, cognitive science, psychology, and philosophy. With a strong emphasis on...

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This new textbook, written in a lucid and catchy style, draws on all major disciplines that make up the study of consciousness - neuroscience, cognitive science, psychology, and philosophy. With a strong emphasis on empirical evidence, it is designed as an introductory, single-volume overview of the exciting field of consciousness.

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Uptodate with the latest neuroscientific research
One of the first textbooks in this emerging field
A comprehensive introductory textbook

PART I: THE NATURE OF CONSCIOUSNESS
Introduction
A Brief History
Basic Positions
PART II: THE MECHANISM OF CONSCIOUSNESS
Physical Mechanisms
Artificial Intelligence
Neurocognition and Evolution
PART III: THE CONTENT OF CONSCIOUSNESS
Perception
Memory
Emotion
Metacognition
Free Will
PART IV: ALTERED STATES OF CONSCIOUSNESS
Sleep and Dreams
Drugs and other Alternities.

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ARNE DIETRICH is Associate Professor of Psychology and Chair of the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the American University of Beirut, Lebanon. He teaches courses in cognitive neuroscience and philosophical psychology.

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ARNE DIETRICH is Associate Professor of Psychology and Chair of the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the American University of Beirut, Lebanon. He teaches courses in cognitive neuroscience and philosophical psychology.

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