Animal consciousness and human self-consciousness

  title={Animal consciousness and human self-consciousness},
  author={John Carew Eccles},
  • J. Eccles
  • Published 15 December 1982
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  • Experientia
I am delighted to contribute to this great occasion in the memory of a pioneer investigator of the nervous system, Professor Walter Rudolph Hess. I had the pleasure of visiting him several times in his worldfamous institute at Zurich. My lecture will be related to the important philosophical contributions of his later years: the book 'Psychologie in biologischer Sicht' of 1962, which I have in the English translation of Gerhardt yon Bonin of 1964, 'The Biology of Mind '1~ and an article… 
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