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Author Bor, Daniel.
Title The ravenous brain : how the new science of consciousness explains our insatiable search for meaning / Daniel Bor.
Publisher New York : Basic Books, c2012.
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 Book Stacks  QP411 .B59 2012  AVAILABLE
Descript xviii, 326 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Conceptual conundrums of consciousness: philosophy -- A brief history of the brain: evolution and the science of thought -- The tip of the iceberg: unconscious contents -- The brain's experience of a rose: neuroscience of awareness -- Being bird-brained is not an insult: uncovering alien consciousness -- Living on the fragile edge of awareness: profound brain damage and disorders of consciousness -- Consciousness squeezed, stretched, and shrunk: mental illness as abnormal awareness.
ISBN 9780465020478 (hardcover : alk. paper)
046502047X (hardcover : alk. paper)
Subject Consciousness -- Physiological aspects.
Brain.
Mind and body.

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