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The Resource Waking, dreaming, being : self and consciousness in neuroscience, meditation, and philosophy, Evan Thompson ; foreword by Stephen Batchelor

Waking, dreaming, being : self and consciousness in neuroscience, meditation, and philosophy, Evan Thompson ; foreword by Stephen Batchelor

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Waking, dreaming, being : self and consciousness in neuroscience, meditation, and philosophy
Title
Waking, dreaming, being
Title remainder
self and consciousness in neuroscience, meditation, and philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Evan Thompson ; foreword by Stephen Batchelor
Title variation
Self and consciousness in neuroscience, meditation, and philosophy
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Language
eng
Summary
A renowned philosopher of the mind, also known for his groundbreaking work on Buddhism and cognitive science, Evan Thompson combines the latest neuroscience research on sleep, dreaming, and meditation with Indian and Western philosophy of the mind, casting new light on the self and its relation to the brain
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10385153
Cataloging source
DLC
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Thompson, Evan
Dewey number
128/.2
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Batchelor, Stephen
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True
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  • Consciousness
  • Self
  • Consciousness
  • Consciousness
  • Dreams
  • Ego
  • Meditation
  • Philosophy
  • PSYCHOLOGY / General
Target audience
adult
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self and consciousness in neuroscience, meditation, and philosophy
Label
Waking, dreaming, being : self and consciousness in neuroscience, meditation, and philosophy, Evan Thompson ; foreword by Stephen Batchelor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
The Dalai Lama's conjecture -- Seeing: what is consciousness? -- Waking: how do we perceive? -- Being: what is pure awareness? -- Dreaming: who am I? -- Witnessing: is this a dream? -- Imagining: are we real? -- Floating: where am I? -- Sleeping: are we conscious in deep sleep? -- Dying: what happens when we die? -- Knowing: is the self an illusion?
Control code
ocn883206868
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xl, 453 pages
Isbn
9780231137096
Lccn
2014004887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)883206868
Label
Waking, dreaming, being : self and consciousness in neuroscience, meditation, and philosophy, Evan Thompson ; foreword by Stephen Batchelor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Dalai Lama's conjecture -- Seeing: what is consciousness? -- Waking: how do we perceive? -- Being: what is pure awareness? -- Dreaming: who am I? -- Witnessing: is this a dream? -- Imagining: are we real? -- Floating: where am I? -- Sleeping: are we conscious in deep sleep? -- Dying: what happens when we die? -- Knowing: is the self an illusion?
Control code
ocn883206868
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xl, 453 pages
Isbn
9780231137096
Lccn
2014004887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)883206868

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