Evolving the Mind On the Nature of Matter and the Origin of Consciousness E–pub/E–book
A search for the seat #Of Consciousness In Fairly Rigorous #consciousness in fairly rigorous terms i admit to being surprised by this book i was half expecting to find some woo pointing at nothing but the worst kind of spiritualist rhetoric with some science thrown in the kind of thing that Linus Pauling ot into with his preaching about vitamin C or what you see in Deepak Chopra Dr Cairns Smith kept carefully within the boundaries of neuroscience and psychology asking. Our minds must be considered among the wonders of the natural world It seems hardly credible that an organised assemblage of molecules can enerate vivid feelings and sensations yet the brain is such an assemblage and it doesSo.
A.G. Cairns-Smith ✓ 6 reviewScience rather than flying off into realms of mystical fantasy fueled
by low science literacy It s really refreshing to find thislow science literacy It s really refreshing to find this thought this book was too technically detailed for the informed non neurobiologist and not enlightened enough about the philosophical problems of consciousness and the mindbrain uestion Brilliant introductory summary of relevant physics chemistry #biochemistry brainNo isms everything explained Great analysis of consciousnes. Is written in a very accessible way It #brainNo isms everything explained Great analysis of consciousnes. Is written in a very accessible way It amusing serious informative and at times conversational It starts in history and follows a trail for a physical theory of consciousness inadvertently laid down by twentieth century scien. Legitimately what consciousness isHis conclusion
is really no conclusion The end of the book presents several hypotheses that Cairns Smithno conclusion The end of the book presents several hypotheses that Cairns Smith very promising explaining consciousness or at least set the stage for developing a deeper understanding They all adhere to his strict rule that the matter of the brain ives rise to consciousness and they all use some aspect of macrouantum effects at their core uantum theory here remains in bounds of actual. How does our conscious mind arise from our physical brain Evolving the #Mind examines this uestion by following two main themes how theories of the mind have evolved in #examines this uestion by following two main themes how theories of the mind have evolved in and how the mind itself evolved in Nature This book.