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Consciousness in Action

by S. L. Hurley

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy of mind,
  • Philosophy,
  • General,
  • Metaphysics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages520
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7670704M
    ISBN 100674007964
    ISBN 109780674007963

    The book Awakening Consciousness promotes a holistic approach when we talk about personal development, that of the spirit, mind, and body. We believe that a human being cannot be in balance and fully rise to its potentials if one does not work on developing all three dimensions of its existance. In three vivid case studies Fantasia explores the complicated, multi-faceted dynamics of American working-class consciousness and collective action. Excerpt Though an earlier version of this book served as my Ph.D. thesis, its origins actually extend back several years before my time as a graduate student.

      Consciousness can be described in terms of two principal components: firstly phenomenal consciousness which consists of our experience with things laid out in space and time, sensations, emotions, thoughts, etc., and secondly access consciousness which is the processes that act on the things in experience. In his book, The Moral Landscape, Sam Harris make a powerful argument that experiential consciousness (what he called sentience) is a fundamental .

    Hameroff was inspired by Penrose's book to contact Penrose regarding his own theories about the mechanism of anesthesia, and how it specifically targets consciousness via action on neural microtubules. The two met in , and Hameroff suggested that the microtubules were a good candidate site for a quantum mechanism in the : 16 July (age 72), Buffalo, New York, United . Renowned researchers from different fields of science (including neurobiology, evolutionary biology, ethology, cognitive science, computational neuroscience and philosophy) contribute with their results and theories in this book, making it a unique collection of the state-of-the-art of this young field of consciousness studies.


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In so doing, the book emphasizes the impact of multiple, simultaneous oppressions on the Consciousness in Action book development of persons. Consciousness in Action present insights about the evolution of consciousness that Andrew Beath has distilled from decades of social and environmental activism, weaving a tapestry of wisdom that features inspiring stories from numerous progressive leaders.

Consciousness in Action] mark[s] the beginning of a new era in the study of human consciousness.” ― H. Storl, Choice “ Consciousness in Action is an extremely impressive, stimulating contribution to current work on consciousness--a huge step forward from a largely stalemated debate about the existence or otherwise of by: Moral Consciousness and Communicative Action Jürgen Habermas.

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The author does an exquisite job of synergizing. Get this from a library. Consciousness in action. [S L Hurley] -- A standard view conceives perception as input from world to mind and action as output from mind to world, with the serious business of thought in between.

Hurley criticizes this picture, and. In this important book, Susan Hurley sheds new light on consciousness by examining its relationships to action from various angles.

She assesses the role of agency in the unity of a conscious perspective, and argues that perception and action are more deeply interdependent than we usually assume. Hurley has presented a wealth of enlightening information concerning action, perception, and mind.

She has crafted a rich and impressive book that is required reading by researchers in philosophy and cognitive science. [Consciousness in Action] is a major contribution to the field. ” —Joshua Weinberg, Journal of Consciousness Studies. Get this from a library.

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Moral Consciousness and Communicative Action, Paperback by Habermas, Jurgen; Lenhardt, Christian (TRN); Nicholsen, Shierry Weber (TRN), ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US This book attempts to confront a variety of controversial problems at the centre of current debates in philosophy and social and political theory.

Consciousness in Action book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Consciousness in Action features the thoughts of Julia Butterfly H /5.

Andrew Beath c/o EarthWays Foundation Rockport Way Malibu, CA Office Administrator: Sierra Silverstone. CONSCIOUSNESS IN ACTION. By S. HURLEY. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, Pp. xii, Hurley's is a difficult book to work through--partly because of its length and the complexity of its arguments, but also because each of the ten essays of which it is composed has a rather different starting point and focus, and because few of her arguments achieve real closure.

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In this important book, Susan Hurley sheds new light on consciousness by examining its relationships to action from various angles.

She assesses the role of agency in the unity of a conscious perspective, and argues that perception and action are more deeply interdependent than we usually assume. A standard view conceives perception as input from world to mind and action as output from.

A New Consciousness Born, the book, is a direct affront to the collective consciousness because it implies standing up and being percent responsible for yourself. One hundred percent responsibility for everything in your life will be the action that returns individual consciousness, or wholeness, to you.

That transformation of consciousness. This long-awaited book sets out the implications of Habermas's theory of communicative action for moral theory. "Discourse ethics" attempts to reconstruct a moral point of view from which normative claims can be impartially judged.

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"Book Review" INTEGRAL REVIEW June Vol. 4, No. 1 Consciousness-in-Action: Toward an Integral Psychology of Liberation and Transformation. Raul Quiñones Rosado. (). ile Publications, Caguas, Puerto Rico. by Bonnitta Roy Raul Quiñones-Rosado’s new .