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Conversations on Consciousness

Susan Blackmore - Medical - 2005 - 288 pages
Blackmore explores the big questions on the nature of brains, minds, and consciousness, through twenty lively and engaging interviews with some of the best-known personalities ...
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Consciousness: A Very Short Introduction

Susan Blackmore - Psychology - 2005 - 160 pages
Consciousness, 'the last great mystery for science', has now become a hot topic. How can a physical brain create our experience of the world? What creates our identity? Do we ...
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Dying to Live: Near-Death Experiences

Susan Blackmore - Body, Mind & Spirit
Progress in medical science has increased our understanding of what happens when the brain begins to fail. Psychology delves ever more deeply into the nature of the self. In ...
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30-Second Theories: The 50 Most Thought-provoking Theories in Science

Paul Parsons, Martin Rees, Susan Blackmore - Science - 2010 - 160 pages
When it comes to big science, very few things are conclusively known. From Quantum Mechanics to Natural Selection, what we have instead are theories - ideas explain why things ...
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Consciousness: An Introduction

Susan Blackmore - Psychology - 2013 - 496 pages
Is there a theory that explains the essence of consciousness? Or is consciousness itself just an illusion? The 'last great mystery of science', consciousness is a topic that ...
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Memetics: Memes and the Science of Cultural Evolution

Tim Tyler - Social Science - 2011 - 326 pages
Memetics is the name commonly given to the study of memes - a term originally coined by Richard Dawkins to describe small inherited elements of human culture. Memes are the ...
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The Selfish Meme: A Critical Reassessment

Kate Distin - Psychology - 2005 - 231 pages
Presents for the first time a fully developed and workable concept of cultural DNA.
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Evolution and Human Behavior: Darwinian Perspectives on Human Nature

John Cartwright - Psychology - 2000 - 376 pages
The book covers fundamental issues such as the origins and function of sexual reproduction, mating behavior, human mate choice, patterns of violence in families, altruistic ...
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Sense and Nonsense: Evolutionary Perspectives on Human Behaviour

Kevin N. Laland, Gillian R. Brown - Medical - 2011 - 270 pages
This book asks whether evolution can help us to understand human behaviour and explores diverse evolutionary methods and arguments. It provides a short, readable introduction ...
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