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Your Conscious Mind

Your Conscious Mind

Publisher : Nicholas Brealey Publishing
SKU: 9781529381948
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What is consciousness? Is it real or just an illusion? And how does it work? What is this strange mental world that seems so essential to being human? The conscious mind brings together sensations, perceptions, thoughts and memories to generate the seamless movie of a person's life. It makes us aware of the world around us and our own self. How all this emerges from a kilogram of brain cells is one of the greatest unanswered questions. In Your Conscious Mind leading brain scientists and New
What is consciousness? Is it real or just an illusion? And how does it work? What is this strange mental world that seems so essential to being human? The conscious mind brings together sensations, perceptions, thoughts and memories to generate the seamless movie of a person's life. It makes us aware of the world around us and our own self. How all this emerges from a kilogram of brain cells is one of the greatest unanswered questions. In Your Conscious Mind leading brain scientists and New Scientist take you on a journey through the mind to discover what consciousness really is, and what we can learn when it goes awry. Find out if we will ever build conscious machines, what animal consciousness can tell us about being human and explore the enigma of free will.
Products specifications
ISBN13 9781529381948
Publisher Nicholas Brealey Publishing
Contributor By (author) New Scientist
Publication Date 2022-07-12
Language English
Format Paperback / softback
Pages 224
Product Dimensions (H x W x L) in mm 127 X 197 X 210
Shipping Weight (grams) 500
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What is consciousness? Is it real or just an illusion? And how does it work? What is this strange mental world that seems so essential to being human? The conscious mind brings together sensations, perceptions, thoughts and memories to generate the seamless movie of a person's life. It makes us aware of the world around us and our own self. How all this emerges from a kilogram of brain cells is one of the greatest unanswered questions. In Your Conscious Mind leading brain scientists and New Scientist take you on a journey through the mind to discover what consciousness really is, and what we can learn when it goes awry. Find out if we will ever build conscious machines, what animal consciousness can tell us about being human and explore the enigma of free will.
Products specifications
ISBN13 9781529381948
Publisher Nicholas Brealey Publishing
Contributor By (author) New Scientist
Publication Date 2022-07-12
Language English
Format Paperback / softback
Pages 224
Product Dimensions (H x W x L) in mm 127 X 197 X 210
Shipping Weight (grams) 500
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