Towards a true neural stance on consciousness

@article{Lamme2006TowardsAT,
  title={Towards a true neural stance on consciousness},
  author={V. Lamme},
  journal={Trends in Cognitive Sciences},
  year={2006},
  volume={10},
  pages={494-501}
}
  • V. Lamme
  • Published 2006
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Trends in Cognitive Sciences
  • Consciousness is traditionally defined in mental or psychological terms. In trying to find its neural basis, introspective or behavioral observations are considered the gold standard, to which neural measures should be fitted. I argue that this poses serious problems for understanding the mind-brain relationship. To solve these problems, neural and behavioral measures should be put on an equal footing. I illustrate this by an example from visual neuroscience, in which both neural and behavioral… CONTINUE READING

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