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Review: The Quest for Consciousness: A Neurobiological Approach

User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

(3.0) Worthy goal, not sure I got much out of the book though A noble goal: to find the neural correlate of consciousness (NCC), the network of neurons to point to as where perception 'happens'. To a ... Read full review

Review: The Quest for Consciousness: A Neurobiological Approach

User Review  - Ramkumar Ramachandra - Goodreads

This is THE book on consciousness if you're looking for a purely neurobiological approach. The picture is still very incomplete: Koch sticks to making claims based on hard scientific evidence, and ... Read full review

Review: The Quest for Consciousness: A Neurobiological Approach

User Review  - DJ - Goodreads

Until recently, those interested in learning about consciousness have had just three options: (1) introspection (informative but deceiving), (2) books by philosophers (interesting but completely ... Read full review

Review: The Quest for Consciousness: A Neurobiological Approach

User Review  - Leah - Goodreads

Read an article in SciAm, was really looking for his upcoming book, but it's not in the database and I'm on mobile. Read full review

Review: The Quest for Consciousness: A Neurobiological Approach

User Review  - Nick Black - Goodreads

looks like a good place to start! Read full review

Review: The Quest for Consciousness: A Neurobiological Approach

User Review  - Chadfogg - Goodreads

He never gives up. Nice intro to stages of occipital lobe. Read full review

Review: The Quest for Consciousness: A Neurobiological Approach

User Review  - Billie Pritchett - Goodreads

Christof Koch's Quest for Consciousness is intended for lay audiences, but it is still a highly technical book, about the neurobiological approach to investigating consciousness. The book is at turns ... Read full review

Review: The Quest for Consciousness: A Neurobiological Approach

User Review  - Huyen - Goodreads

misleading title, should be Vision and Consciousness or something like that. quite dry and technical, but informative and occasionally very interesting. Read full review

Review: The Quest for Consciousness: A Neurobiological Approach

User Review  - Katy - Goodreads

Meant to be reviewed for my senior thesis. heh. This is the continuation of work Koch did with Francis Crick on the nature of the workings of the human mind. Absolutely fascinating. Read full review

Review: The Quest for Consciousness: A Neurobiological Approach

User Review  - Erin - Goodreads

If I could recommend just one book on a neuroscientific approach to consciousness, this would be it. But don't expect any clear answers to be spelled out for you we're not there yet. In particular ... Read full review


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