The relation between subjective consciousness and the physical brain is widely regarded as the last mystery facing science. Papineau argues that consciousness seems mysterious not because of any hidden essence, but only because we think about it in a special way. He exposes the resulting potential for confusion, and shows that much scientific study of consciousness is misconceived.
PUBLISHER: Oxford Univ.Press:Clarendon Press.USA; New Ed edition
PUBLICATION DATE: 10 Jun. 2004
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