Consciousness: An Introduction by Susan Blackmore
Oxford University Press; 1 edition | October 16, 2003 | English | ISBN: 019515343X | 476 pages | PDF | 27 MB
Is there a theory that explains the essence of consciousness? Or is consciousness itself just an illusion? The "last great mystery of science," consciousness was excluded from serious research for most of the last century but is now a rapidly expanding area of study for students of psychology, philosophy, and neuroscience. Recently the topic has also captured growing popular interest.