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Graziano, Michael S. A., 1967-
Consciousness and the social brain / Michael S.A. Graziano
Production, publication, distribution, manufacture, copyright Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2013]
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  BF311 .G692 2013    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Consciousness
Brain -- Physiology
Cognitive neuroscience
Knowledge, Theory of
Self-consciousness (Awareness)
Physical Description ix, 268 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Content Type text
Media Type unmediated
Carrier Type volume
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-255) and index
Contents 1. The theory -- The magic trick -- Introducing the theory -- Awareness as information -- Being aware versus knowing that you are aware -- The attention schema -- Illusions and myths -- Social attention -- How do I distinguish my awareness from yours? -- Some useful complexities -- 2. Comparison to previous theories and results -- Social theories of consciousness -- Consciousness as integrated information -- Neural correlates of consciousness -- Awareness and the machinery for social perception -- The neglect syndrome -- Multiple interlocking functions of the brain area TPJ -- Simulating other minds -- Some spiritual matters -- Explaining the magic trick

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