Nondual awareness: Consciousness-as-such as non-representational reflexivity.

  title={Nondual awareness: Consciousness-as-such as non-representational reflexivity.},
  author={Zoran Josipovic},
  journal={Progress in brain research},
  • Zoran Josipovic
  • Published 2019
  • Psychology, Biology, Philosophy
  • Progress in brain research

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