Cognition and the Brain: The Philosophy and Neuroscience by Andrew Brook

By Andrew Brook

This quantity offers an up to the moment and accomplished evaluation of the philosophy and neuroscience stream, which applies the equipment of neuroscience to conventional philosophical difficulties and makes use of philosophical how you can remove darkness from matters in neuroscience. on the middle of the move is the conviction that easy questions about human cognition, lots of which were studied for millennia, will be replied in simple terms by means of a philosophically subtle take hold of of neuroscience's insights into the processing of knowledge by means of the human mind. Essays during this quantity are clustered round 5 significant subject matters: facts and conception in neuroscience; neural illustration and computation; visuomotor alterations; colour imaginative and prescient; and attention.

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By Andrew Brook

This quantity offers an up to the moment and accomplished evaluation of the philosophy and neuroscience stream, which applies the equipment of neuroscience to conventional philosophical difficulties and makes use of philosophical how you can remove darkness from matters in neuroscience. on the middle of the move is the conviction that easy questions about human cognition, lots of which were studied for millennia, will be replied in simple terms by means of a philosophically subtle take hold of of neuroscience's insights into the processing of knowledge by means of the human mind. Essays during this quantity are clustered round 5 significant subject matters: facts and conception in neuroscience; neural illustration and computation; visuomotor alterations; colour imaginative and prescient; and attention.

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