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Consciousness and Cosmos Building an Ontological Framework
(Imprint Academic, 2018-03-01)
Contemporary theories of consciousness are based on widely different concepts of its nature, most or all of which probably embody aspects of the truth about it. Starting with a concept of consciousness indicated by the ...
Consciousness and ethical life: an attempt to situate Hegel's philosophy of spirit (1803/04)
(Pontificia Univ Catolica ParanaCuritibaBrasil, 2008)
Loss of consciousness is associated with stabilization of cortical activity
(Society for Neuroscience, 2015-07)
What aspects of neuronal activity distinguish the conscious from the unconscious brain? This has been a subject of intense interest and debate since the early days of neurophysiology. However, as any practicing anesthesiologist ...
The dynamical signature of conscious processing: From modality-specific percepts to complex episodes
The search for neural correlates of human consciousness in past decades has been based on different assumptions and methods. Some researchers assume that conscious functions are localized in brain circuits, and ultimately ...
What is Consciousness? Towards a Preliminary Definition
(Imprint Academic, 2014)
Hollows of a science of consciousness?
I consider Nixon’s essay a well thought discussion of the possibility of a genuine science of consciousness. Most of the sections are worth discussing, but to find the main message it may be necessary to read between the ...
(Daily Express, 2008-01)
This article reflects on the ideas presented at a two-day conference on "Adding Consciousness Based Education for Total Brain Development," which was held in Trinidad. The consciousness-based education programme involves ...
On the role of synchrony for neuron-astrocyte interactions and perceptual conscious processing
Recent research on brain correlates of cognitive processes revealed the occurrence of global synchronization during conscious processing of sensory stimuli. In spite of technological progress in brain imaging, an explanation ...