Other Minds

Author: Peter Godfrey-Smith
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0374712808
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In Other Minds, Peter Godfrey-Smith, a distinguished philosopher of science and a skilled scuba diver, tells a bold new story of how subjective experience crept into being—how nature became aware of itself.

Other Minds

Author: Peter Godfrey-Smith
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0374227764
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He is also a scuba diver whose underwater videos of warring octopuses have attracted wide notice. In this book, he brings his parallel careers together to tell a bold new story of how nature became aware of itself.

The Soul Of An Octopus

Author: Sy Montgomery
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501161148
Size: 55.44 MB
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Finalist for the 2015 National Book Award for Nonfiction New York Times Bestseller “Sy Montgomery’s The Soul of an Octopus does for the creature what Helen Macdonald’s H Is for Hawk did for raptors.” —New Statesman, UK Starred ...

Complexity And The Function Of Mind In Nature

Author: Peter Godfrey-Smith
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521646246
Size: 17.53 MB
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This book explains the relationship between intelligence and environmental complexity, and in so doing links philosophy of mind to more general issues about the relations between organisms and environments, and to the general pattern of ...

Other Minds

Author: Anita Avramides
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113519937X
Size: 14.31 MB
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The second part of the book explores the views of influential contemporary philosophers such as Strawson, Davidson, Nagel and Searle. Other Minds provides a clear insightful introduction to one of the most important problems in philosophy.


Author: Katherine Harmon Courage
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698137671
Size: 70.43 MB
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Katherine Harmon Courage dives into the mystifying underwater world of the octopus and reports on her research around the world.

The Ancient Origins Of Consciousness

Author: Todd E. Feinberg
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262034336
Size: 43.64 MB
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In this book, Todd Feinberg and Jon Mallatt draw on recent scientific findings to answer these questions -- and to tackle the most fundamental question about the nature of consciousness: how does the material brain create subjective ...