Consciousness (BOK)

Christopher S Hill

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This book presents a comprehensive theory of consciousness. The initial chapter distinguishes six main forms of consciousness and sketches an account of each one. Later chapters focus on phenomenal consciousness, consciousness of, and introspective consciousness. In discussing phenomenal consciousness, Hill develops the representational theory of mind in new directions, arguing that all awareness involves representations, even awareness of qualitative states like pain. He then uses this view to undercut dualistic accounts of qualitative states. Other topics include visual awareness, visual appearances, emotional qualia, and meta-cognitive processing. This important work will interest a wide readership of students and scholars in philosophy of mind and cognitive science.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 2009 Forfatter Christopher S Hill
Forlag
CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
ISBN 9780521125215
Antall sider 276 Dimensjoner 15,4cm x 22,6cm x 1,9cm
Vekt 449 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd