The Nature of Consciousness

Piero Scaruffi

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These are excerpts and elaborations from my book "The Nature of Consciousness"

Further Reading (Click here for reviews of these books)

Anderson John-Robert: THE ARCHITECTURE OF COGNITION (Harvard Univ Press, 1983)

Anderson John-Robert: THE ADAPTIVE CHARACTER OF THOUGHT (Lawrence Erlbaum, 1990)

Anderson John-Robert: RULES OF THE MIND (Lawrence Erlbaum, 1993)

Arbib Michael: CONSTRUCTION OF REALITY (Cambridge University Press, 1986)

Ballard Dana: COMPUTER VISION (Prentice Hall, 1982)

Block Ned: IMAGERY (MIT Press, 1981)

Craik Kenneth: THE NATURE OF EXPLANATION (Cambridge Univ Press, 1943)

Fauconnier Gilles: MENTAL SPACES (MIT Press, 1994)

Finke Ronald: PRINCIPLES OF MENTAL IMAGERY (MIT Press, 1989)

Finke Ronald: CREATIVE COGNITION (MIT Press, 1992)

Franklin Stan: ARTIFICIAL MINDS (MIT Press, 1995)

Green David: COGNITIVE SCIENCE (Blackwell, 1996)

Hampson Peter & Morris Peter: UNDERSTANDING COGNITION (Blackwell, 1995)

Hawkins Jeff: ON INTELLIGENCE (2004)

Johnson-Laird Philip: MENTAL MODELS (Harvard Univ Press, 1983)

Johnson-Laird Philip: THE COMPUTER AND THE MIND (Harvard Univ Press, 1988)

Johnson-Laird Philip & Byrne Ruth: DEDUCTION (Lawrence Erlbaum, 1991)

Johnson, Mark: THE BODY IN THE MIND (University of Chicago Press, 1987)

Kosslyn Stephen: IMAGE AND MIND (Harvard University Press, 1980)

Kosslyn Stephen: GHOSTS IN THE MIND'S MACHINE (W. Norton, 1983)

Kosslyn Stephen & Koenig Olivier: WET MIND (Free Press, 1992)

Kosslyn Stephen: IMAGE AND BRAIN (MIT Press, 1994)

Laird John, Rosenbloom Paul & Newell Alan: UNIVERSAL SUBGOALING AND CHUNKING (Kluwer Academics, 1986)

Leyton Michael: SYMMETRY, CAUSALITY, MIND (MIT Press, 1992)

Luger George: COGNITIVE SCIENCE (Academic Press, 1993)

Marr David: VISION (MIT Press, 1982)

McGinn Colin: MINDSIGHT (2004)

Goodale, Melvyn &  Milner, David: THE VISUAL BRAIN IN ACTION (Oxford University Press, 1995)

Minsky Marvin: SEMANTIC INFORMATION PROCESSING (MIT Press, 1968)

Minsky Marvin: THE SOCIETY OF MIND (Simon & Schuster, 1985)

Newell Allen: UNIFIED THEORIES OF COGNITION (Harvard Univ Press, 1990)

Paivio Allan: IMAGERY AND VERBAL PROCESSES (Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1971)

Posner Michael: FOUNDATIONS OF COGNITIVE SCIENCE (MIT Press, 1989)

Pylyshyn Zenon: COMPUTATION AND COGNITION (MIT Press, 1984)

Pylyshyn Zenon: SEEING AND VISUALIZING (MIT Press, 2003)

Schank Roger: SCRIPTS, PLANS, GOALS, AND UNDERSTANDING (Lawrence Erlbaum, 1977)

Schank Roger: DYNAMIC MEMORY (Cambridge Univ Press, 1982)

Sheets-Johnstone, Maxine: THE PRIMACY OF MOVEMENT (John Benjamins, 1981)

Sowa John: CONCEPTUAL STRUCTURES (Addison-Wesley, 1984)

Stillings Neil: COGNITIVE SCIENCE (MIT Press, 1995)

Thelen, Esther & Smith Linda: A DYNAMIC SYSTEMS APPROACH TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF COGNITION AND ACTION (MIT Press, 1994)

Ullman Shimon: THE INTERPRETATION OF VISUAL MOTION (MIT Press, 1979)