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A Philosophical Background

Robert G. Shulman

in Brain Imaging: What it Can (and Cannot) Tell Us About Consciousness

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199838721
eISBN:
9780199345373
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199838721.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

Descartes’ dualism of mind and matter has dominated philosophy since his time, particularly in brain studies. A selective history of philosophy from Descartes, Galileo, and the physiologists von ... More


Words Enable and Disable Thought

Laura Otis

in Rethinking Thought: Inside the Minds of Creative Scientists and Artists

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780190213466
eISBN:
9780190271701
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190213466.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

To show how much people vary in their relationships with verbal language, this chapter portrays the mental worlds of translator Michael Holquist, complex systems scholar David Krakauer, geoscientist ... More


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