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Description - The Cognitive Neuroscience of Consciousness by Stanislas Dehaene

This book investigates the philosophical, empirical, and theoretical bases on which a cognitive neuroscience of consciousness can be founded. The research questions reviewed include: Does perception occur without awareness? Can the neural bases of perceptual awareness be visualized with brain-imaging methods? What do unilateral neglect and extinction tell us about conscious and unconscious processing? What is the contribution of brainstem nuclei to conscious states? How can we identify mental processes uniquely associated with consciousness? An introductory chapter proposes a theoretical framework for building a cognitive neuroscience of consciousness, and two concluding chapters evaluate the progress made so far.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780262541312
ISBN-10: 0262541319
Format: Paperback
(254mm x 178mm x 12mm)
Pages: 249
Imprint: Bradford Books
Publisher: MIT Press Ltd
Publish Date: 5-Jun-2002
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Stanislas Dehaene

Stanislas Dehaene is Director of Research at INSERM's Cognitive Neuroimaging Unit, Paris.

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