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Brain Theory

Essays in Critical Neurophilosophy

  • Charles T. Wolfe

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction

    1. Daniels Gordon
      Pages 1-13
  3. Concepts and Prospects

  4. Naturalistic Approaches

  5. Evaluation and Speculation

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 287-289

About this book


Philosophy has long puzzled over the relation between mind and brain. This volume presents some of the state-of-the-art reflections on philosophical efforts to 'make sense' of neuroscience, as regards issue including neuroaesthetics, brain science and the law, neurofeminism, embodiment, race, memory and pain.


Critical neuroscience eliminativism embodiment neurophilosophy neuroethics neurolaw neuroaesthetics neurofeminism memory traces neuroconstructivism phantom limb social neuroscience brain Cognitive Neuroscience Embodiment memory mind neuroscience

Editors and affiliations

  • Charles T. Wolfe
    • 1
  1. 1.Ghent UniversityBelgium

About the editors

Editor: Charles Wolfe.
Contributors: John Bickle, Mississippi State University, USA Nicolas Bullot, Macquarie University, Australia Paco Calvo, University of Murcia, Spain Jean-Claude Dupont, Université de Picardie Jules Verne (UPJV), researcher at the CHSSC (Centre d'histoire des sciences, des sociétés et des conflits), France Luc Faucher, UQAM, Montréal, Canada Denis Forest, University Paris-Ouest, Nanterre, France William Hirstein, Elmhurst College, Illinois, USA Warren Neidich, Berlin-based interdisciplinary artist and writer Sarah Robins, University of Kansas, USA Sigrid Schmitz, University of Vienna, Austria Katrina Sifferd, Elmhurst College, USA Jacqueline Sullivan, Western University, Ontario, Canada John Sutton, Macquarie University, Australia John Symons, University of Kansas, USA Kellie Williamson, Macquarie University, Australia

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