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About the Series: Combining authority with wit, accessibility, and style, Very Short Introductions offer an introduction to some of life's most interesting topics. Written by experts for the newcomer, they demonstrate the finest contemporary thinking about the central problems and issues in hundreds of key topics, from philosophy to Freud, quantum theory to Islam.
1. Why the mystery
2. The Human Brain
3. Time and Space
4. A Grand Illusion
5. The Self
6. Conscious Will
7. Altered States of Consciousness
8. The Evolution of Consciousness
Posted September 1, 2012
Since I've praised this book in reviews of not one but two other works, I'll admit here that I like this book. The author considers various theories of consciousness and picks a thoroughly radical one as the one that makes sense.Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.