Self Comes to Mind: Constructing the Conscious Brain

TOP
  • Antonio Damasio
  • Author:  Antonio Damasio
  • Collection:  "Beautiful Mind" Collection
  • Year: 23-01-2014
  • Translator from Еnglish: Julian Antonov, Lyudmila Andreeva
  • Availability:  In Stock
  • Product Code:  1242-01
  • SKU: 09.0077
  • ISBN: 978-619-152-335-1
  • Read an excerpt:

€10.18
  • Ex Tax: €9.34
   


Delivery

At an office of Econt 4.00 BGN 

At personal address - 6.00 BGN

Free shipping in Bulgaria for orders above 50 BGN. to an Econt office

Order by phone

Call us at 0888 465 635 to order by phone

E-book

In order to read our eBooks you have to download Adobe Digital Editions and register on the Adobe website as well. The DRM protected eBooks can not be converted or read on Amazon Kindle devices.

Description

A leading neuroscientist explores with authority, with imagination, and with unparalleled mastery how the brain constructs the mind and how the brain makes that mind conscious.

Antonio Damasio has spent the past thirty years researching and and revealing how the brain works. Here, in his most ambitious and stunning work yet, he rejects the long-standing idea that consciousness is somehow separate from the body, and presents compelling new scientific evidence that posits an evolutionary perspective. His view entails a radical change in the way the history of the conscious mind is viewed and told, suggesting that the brain’s development of a human self is a challenge to nature’s indifference. This development helps to open the way for the appearance of culture, perhaps one of our most defining characteristics as thinking and self-aware beings.

About the Author

Antonio Damasio

Antonio Damasio

Antonio Damasio is a Portuguese-American neuroscientist and university professor. He is currently the David Dornsife Professor of Neuroscience, Psychology and Philosophy at the University of Southern ... Read more

Related Products

The Secret
TOP

The Secret

€10.23 Ex Tax: €9.38

The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science
TOP

The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Per...

€9.20 Ex Tax: €8.44

Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy
TOP

Feeling Good: The New Mood Therapy

€14.83 Ex Tax: €13.61

The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window into Human Nature
TOP

The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window in...

€17.90 Ex Tax: €16.42

Thinking, Fast and Slow
TOP

Thinking, Fast and Slow

€16.87 Ex Tax: €15.48

The Magic (The Secret)
TOP

The Magic (The Secret)

€7.16 Ex Tax: €6.56

Subliminal: How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior
TOP

Subliminal: How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Y...

€8.18 Ex Tax: €7.51

The Male Brain
TOP

The Male Brain

€6.14 Ex Tax: €5.63

Illness as Metaphor and AIDS and Its Metaphors
TOP

Illness as Metaphor and AIDS and Its Metaphor...

€6.14 Ex Tax: €5.63

The Brain's Way of Healing: Remarkable Discoveries and Recoveries from the Frontiers of Neuroplasticity
TOP

The Brain's Way of Healing: Remarkable Discov...

€12.78 Ex Tax: €11.73

Don't Kiss Them Good-Bye
TOP

Don't Kiss Them Good-Bye

€6.14 Ex Tax: €5.63

PSYCHOLOGIE DE LA CONNERIE
TOP

PSYCHOLOGIE DE LA CONNERIE

€10.23 Ex Tax: €9.38

Tags: Biology & Evolution,Scientific Theories,Environment & Zoology,Philosophy of Science,Brain & Thinking,The Human Brain,Intelligence,Personal Development,Consciousness & Subconsciousness

Specification
Year 23-01-2014
Translator from Еnglish: Julian Antonov, Lyudmila Andreeva
Pages 384
Size 140/215 мм
Weight 0.45 kg
Collection Колекция "Красив ум"
Cover Type Paperback
Genre Biology & Evolution, Scientific Theories, Environment & Zoology, Philosophy of Science, Brain & Thinking, The Human Brain, Intelligence, Personal Development, Consciousness & Subconsciousness

There are no reviews for this product.

Write a review
Note: HTML is not translated!
Captcha

Newsletter Subscribe

Submitting this form you agree to receive communications by email and you agree with our Privacy Policy

News

Why will Perseverance always be more important than Talent?

25/02/2021

A short journey through the history of mankind and the Earth

23/02/2021

To love the world

05/02/2021

This Article is Available only in Bulgarian.

How do you know if you have inherited an emotional trauma?

24/01/2021

This Article is Available only in Bulgarian.