Neurophilosophy: Toward a Unified Science of the Mind-brain

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MIT Press, Jan 1, 1989 - Medical - 546 pages
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Neurophilosophy is a rich interdisciplinary study of the prospects for a unified cognitive neurobiology. Contemporary research in the empirical neurosciences, and recent research in the philosophy of mind and the philosophy of science, are used to illuminate fundamental questions concerning the relation between abstract cognitive theory and substantive neuroscience.

A Bradford Book.

  

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Review: Neurophilosophy: Toward a Unified Science of the Mind/Brain

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A classic book, and one that is essential reading. Now somewhat dated, both in the philosophy and the neuroscience, but still a fantastic springboard from which to begin your research. Read full review

Review: Neurophilosophy: Toward a Unified Science of the Mind/Brain

User Review  - Goodreads

A classic book, and one that is essential reading. Now somewhat dated, both in the philosophy and the neuroscience, but still a fantastic springboard from which to begin your research. Read full review

Contents

General Introduction
1
Chapter
4
Chapter
13
Chapter 2
35
Chapter 3
99
Early Work
147
Chapter 5
171
Chapter 6
239
Chapter 7
277
Chapter 8
315
Functionalist Psychology
349
Chapter 10
403
Chapter 11
481
Bibliography
491
Index
525
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Patricia Smith Churchland is UC President's Professor of Philosophy at the University of California, San Diego, and Adjunct Professor at the Salk Institute.

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