Mind games : 31 days to rediscover your brain / Martin Cohen.
By: Cohen, Martin.Material type: BookPublisher: Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010Description: 1 online resource (xi, 155 pages) : illustrations.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781444327977; 1444327976; 9781444327960; 1444327968; 9781444341485; 1444341480.Subject(s): Consciousness | Thought experiments | Philosophy | PHILOSOPHY -- Mind & Body | Consciousness | Thought experimentsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Mind games.DDC classification: 128/.2 Online resources: Wiley Online Library
Includes bibliographical references and index.
MIND GAMES; Contents; Forward!; Acknowledgements; How To Use This Book; Week 1: Influencing the Reptile Mind; Week 2: Observing the Development of Little Minds; Week 3: Experiments in Practical Philosophy; Week 4: Miscellaneous Philosophical Investigations; Debriefing; Appendix A: Three Lines Test; Sources and Suggestions for Further Reading; Index.
This original and innovative book is an exploration of one of the key mysteries of the mind, the question of consciousness. Conducted through a one month course of both practical and entertaining 'thought experiments', these stimulating mind-games are used as a vehicle for investigating the complexities of the way the mind works.: By turns, fun, eye-opening and intriguing approach to thinking about thinking, which contains inventive and engaging 'thought experiments' for the general reader; Includes specially drawn illustrations by the French avant-garde artist, Judit; Reunites the social scie.
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