An Introduction and Assessment, 2nd Edition
Despite recent strides made in neuroscience and psychology that have deepened understanding of the brain, the existence and nature of consciousness remains one of the greatest philosophical and scientific puzzles. The second edition of Theories of Consciousness: An Introduction and Assessment,...
To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge
Series: Philosophical Issues in Science
Metaphysics of Consciousness opens with a development of the physicalist outlook that denies the need for any explanation of the mental. This "inexplicability" is demonstrated not to be sufficient as refutation of physicalism. However, the inescapable particularity of modes of consciousness...
Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge
The most remarkable fact about the universe is that certain parts of it are conscious. Somehow nature has managed to pull the rabbit of experience out of a hat made of mere matter. Making its own contribution to the current, lively debate about the nature of consciousness, Theories of Consciousness...
Published February 11th 1999 by Routledge