The Science of Consciousness

  title={The Science of Consciousness},
  author={Trevor A. Harley},
  • T. Harley
  • Published 18 February 2021
  • Psychology
Consciousness concerns awareness and how we experience the world. How does awareness, a feature of the mental world, arise from the physical brain? Is a dog conscious, or a jellyfish, and what explains the difference? How is consciousness related to psychological processes such as perception and cognition? The Science of Consciousness covers the psychology, philosophy, and neuroscience of consciousness. Written for introductory courses in psychology and philosophy, this text examines…