Book description – from OUP list
Consciousness, ‘the last great mystery for science’, has now become a hot topic. How can a physical brain create our experience of the world? What creates our identity? Do we really have free will? Could consciousness itself be an illusion?
Published by Oxford University Press, Oxford, April 2005, paperback ISBN 0 19 2805851
“A very thought provoking book“, Tim Radford in The Guardian 5.5.2005
“summarizes in 146 pages with panache and great insight the seemingly inscrutable thing we all consciousness.” Robert B. Faux in PsycCritiques.
Read the OUP Blog on consciousness
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