The free-energy self: a predictive coding account of self-recognition.

Abstract

Recognising and representing one's self as distinct from others is a fundamental component of self-awareness. However, current theories of self-recognition are not embedded within global theories of cortical function and therefore fail to provide a compelling explanation of how the self is processed. We present a theoretical account of the neural and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2013.01.029

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@article{Apps2014TheFS, title={The free-energy self: a predictive coding account of self-recognition.}, author={Matthew A. J. Apps and Manos Tsakiris}, journal={Neuroscience and biobehavioral reviews}, year={2014}, volume={41}, pages={85-97} }