Out of Our Heads: Why You Are Not Your Brain, and Other Lessons from the Biology of Consciousness (Google eBook)
Alva NoŽ is one of a new breed--part philosopher, part cognitive scientist, part neuroscientist--who are radically altering the study of consciousness by asking difficult questions and pointing out obvious flaws in the current science. In Out of Our Heads, he restates and reexamines the problem of consciousness, and then proposes a startling solution: Do away with the two hundred-year-old paradigm that places consciousness within the confines of the brain.
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Review: Out of Our Heads: Why You Are Not Your Brain, and Other Lessons from the Biology of ConsciousnessUser Review - Rosechimera - Goodreads
Possibly the single worst book I have ever read. I only have myself to blame. I should have been more careful to investigate beyond the intriguing title and realized it was a philosophy book. On the ... Read full review
Review: Out of Our Heads: Why You Are Not Your Brain, and Other Lessons from the Biology of ConsciousnessUser Review - Pelagia - Goodreads
A fast-paced, engaging, & mostly convincing Heideggerian critique of the argument, popular in mainstream neuroscience and cognitive science, that consciousness happens in or is somehow a product of ... Read full review