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The Mind As a Scientific Object

Between Brain and Culture

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsChristina E. Erneling (Editor), David M. Johnson (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages568
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7389373M
ISBN 100195139321
ISBN 109780195139327

Passion for objects and love for science: scientists and students reflect on how objects fired their scientific imaginations. "This is a book about science, technology, and love,” writes Sherry Turkle. In it, we learn how a love for science can start with a love for an object—a microscope, a modem, a mud pie, a pair of dice, a fishing rod. Objects fire imagination and set young people on a.   Mind–Body Problems: My Meta-Solution to the Mystery of Who We Really Are. The author of a new book about consciousness, free will and .

An object of the mind is an object that exists in the imagination, but which, in the real world, can only be represented or such objects are abstractions, literary concepts, or fictional scenarios.. Closely related are intentional objects, which are what thoughts and feelings are about, even if they are not about anything real (such as thoughts about unicorns, or feelings of.   Steven Weinberg’s 13 best science books for the general reader. The list below is notably sparse in books by women. This is because women were not welcome in science .

Here, because both observing mind and observed mental states are present at the same time, we cannot explain the phenomenon of the mind becoming self-aware, being subject and object simultaneously, through appealing to the factor of time lapse. This book has been sold under the title listed above as well as the less prosaic title, Altered Traits. The switch may represent a lack of confidence that the coined term altered traits would catch on, and / or a desire to market the book as broadly as possible. Altered Traits is a play on the more well-known term altered states [of consciousness.]/5.


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The Mind As a Scientific Object: Between Brain and Culture and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn moreFormat: Hardcover. Some theorists identify the common subject matter as the mind, but scientists have not been able to agree on any single, satisfactory answer to the question of what the mind is.

This book argues that all cognitive sciences are not equal, and that rather only neurophysiology and cultural psychology are suited to account for the mind's ontology.

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"The Mind As a Scientific Object is interesting and accessible not just to specialists but to a wide, interdisciplinary audience as well. It presents with a picture of selected, important themes in the field of cognitive science that is deeper than was previously Format: Hardcover.

Once this object relationship is established, it organizes the self, providing an aura of omnipotence. However, this precocious, schizoid solution is an illusion, vulnerable to breakdown and its associated anxieties.

The Mind Object explores the dangers of knowing too muchthe lure of the intellect - for the patient as well as for the therapist.5/5(3). The Mind As a Scientific Object: Between Brain and Culture eBook: Christina E. Erneling, David M.

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The new science of the mind is a systematic and highly original defense of the claim that external processes ‘‘ can, in part, literally constitute [ some ] cognitive [emphasis added] processes’’ Author: Andreas Elpidorou.

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Is an understanding of the human mind to be found outside of science — in poetry and in religion, in the arts and in action. Or is the mind fundamentally ineffable, the quest for understanding. Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.

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In this book, Arlindo Oliveira describes how advances in science and technology could enable us to create digital minds. Exponential growth is a pattern built deep into the scheme of life, but technological change now promises to outstrip even evolutionary by: 1.

The UT suggests there are some semantic problems referring to the human self-consciousness system as "the mind." One reason why has to do with what Freud "discovered" over a century ago and is now.

Introduction. Popular concept of science is modelled upon physical sciences, which rely exclusively on objective data. Recent interest in studying anomalous phenomena, mind, consciousness and the like, has facilitated the emergence of investigative techniques to study diverse subjective data.

Even objects that appear to be stationary are in fact vibrating, oscillating, resonating, at various frequencies. Resonance is a type of motion, characterized by oscillation between two states.

Both the mind and mind power are purely a non physical aspect of you capable only of processing pure consciousness (unseen or spiritual), while the brain is the physical tool that the mind utilizes to process the thoughts derived from consciousness, enabling the manifestation or the physical appearance of the thing thought of (the ideal) in the.

The Ten Best Science Books of Sometimes it takes more than words to get across a mind-blowing scientific concept. size and speed in this richly illustrated science book.Socrates, shown here in his prison cell in a painting by Jacques-Louis David, talked about the mind-body problem shortly before his execution in B.C.

Credit: Jacques Louis David, The.