Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 November 1997

432 Pages | 9 line illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195117899

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The Conscious Mind

In Search of a Fundamental Theory

David J. Chalmers

Philosophy of Mind

Writing in an accessible yet thought-provoking style, David Chalmers takes us on a far-reaching tour through the philosophical ramifications of consciousness. Throughout the book, Chalmers provides fascinating thought experiments that trenchantly illustrate his ideas, as well as thoughtful discussions of how his theories might be practically applied to subjects as diverse as artificial intelligence intelligence and the interpretation of quantum mechanics.