Menon, Sangeetha

Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Consciousness and the Self

Menon, Sangeetha - Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Consciousness and the Self, ebook


Ebook, PDF with Adobe DRM
ISBN: 9788132215875
DRM Restrictions

PrintingNot allowed
Copy to clipboardNot allowed

Table of contents

1. Introduction
Sangeetha Menon, Anindya Sinha, B. V. Sreekantan

Part I. Consciousness, Agency and the Self

2. Conscious Agency and the Preconscious/Unconscious Self
Max Velmans

3. Finding the Self and Losing the Ego in the State of Pure Consciousness
Anand C. Paranjpe

4. Converging on the Self: Western Philosophy, Eastern Meditation and Scientific Research
Jonathan Shear

5. The Self as Organizer
Rajesh Kasturirangan

6. Reconceptualizing the Separative Self
V. Hari Narayanan

7. Consciousness, Memory and Dreams in Kashyapa Samhita

Malavika Kapur

8. Experientially Acquired Knowledge of the Self in a Nonhuman Primate
Anindya Sinha

9. Executive Functions as a Path to Understanding Nonhuman Consciousness: Looking Under the Light
Shreejata Gupta, Anindya Sinha

10. Self, Identity and Culture
Shridhar Sharma

Part II. Self and First-Person Phenomenology

11. Consciousness and First-Person Phenomenology: First Steps Towards an Experiential Phenomenological Writing and Reading (EWR)
Natalie Depraz

12. Self and Neurophenomenology: Gift and Responsibility
Philip Clayton

13. The Inside-Outside Story of Consciousness: A Phenomenological Exploration
Nilanjana Sanyal

14. Self and Empathy
Lakshmi Kuchibhotla, Sangeetha Menon

15. Adapted Self in the Context of Disability: An Ecological, Embodied Perspective
Namitha A. Kumar, Sangeetha Menon

16. Self and Transformative Experiences: Three Indian Philosophers on Consciousness
Sangeetha Menon

Part III. Boundaries of the Self and Origins of Consciousness

17. Soul, Neurons, Particles or Mind-at-Large? Exploring the Boundaries of the Self
Mario Varvoglis

18. Is the Source of Awareness Present in the Quantum Vacuum?
Mani Bhaumik

19. Cosmological Considerations Relevant to the Origin of Consciousness
Ramanath Cowsik

20. Reality and Consciousness: Is Quantum Biology the Future of Life Sciences?
B. V. Sreekantan

21. Human Brain Is a Coherent State of the Mind
Benoy Chakraverty

22. Consciousness, Functional Geometry and Internal Representation
Sisir Roy

23. Consciousness, Libertarian Free Will and Quantum Randomness
Chetan S. Mandayam Nayakar, S. Omkar, R. Srikanth

Keywords: Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Cognitive Psychology, Interdisciplinary Studies, Psychiatry

Publication year

Similar titles