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The Conscious Brain

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Table of Contents

Preface ; Part I. A Theory of Consciousness ; Chapter 1. Do We Really Need Another Theory of Consciousness? ; Chapter 2. Which States Are Conscious? The Intermediate Level ; Chapter 3. When Are We Conscious? Attention and Availability ; Part II. The Limits of Consciousness ; Chapter 4. Does Consciousness Outstrip Perception? A Restrictive View ; Chapter 5. Why Are We Conscious? Action without Enaction ; Chapter 6. Whose Conscious States Are These? The Illusory Self ; Part III. The Metaphysics of Consciousness ; Chapter 7. How Is Consciousness Unified? Attentional Resonance ; Chapter 8. What Is Consciousness? Neural Correlates and Nuerofunctionalism ; Chapter 9. Could Consciousness Be Physical? The Brain Maintained ; Conclusion: AIR Compared

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Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at the City University of New York, Graduate Center


The Conscious Brain is highly readable throughout and offers a detailed and balanced overview of the relevant scientific literature. The arguments it presents are sophisticated, subtle, and engaging, and interrelated in such a way that it gives us a glimmer of hope that one day we will discover a complete theory of consciousness ... Now go buy a copy and give your braina treat! * Sam Clarke, Philosophy Now *

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