Towards a Unified Understanding of Life, Mind and Matter
a book written by Piero Scaruffi
A comprehensive and up-to-date overview of Cognitive Science, Neurobiology, Linguistics, Philosophy of Mind, Artificial Intelligence, Quantum Physics, Relativity, Thermodynamics, Evolutionism, theories of dreams, theories of emotions and theories of consciousness. It reviews hundreds of theories by the most distinguished living scholars.
Check out excerpts from the chapters.
The book is available from AMAZON.COM (just type "Scaruffi consciousness").
To order the book directly from me: paypal $25 (USA) which includes shipping and handling, or $48 (international air mail outside the USA, but ask first because the postage for some countries has increased dramatically in 2013) to my email address for "Nature of Consciousness".
Discounts for orders of multiple copies: Email me before you paypal.
If you already own "Thinking About Thought", this is basically a new revised and expanded edition of that 2003 book. Go to the index and click on the various chapters to decide whether it is worth it for you to have the new edition.
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piero scaruffi, cognitive scientist (E-mail)
Piero Scaruffi studied Mathematics and Physics, but has recently focused his research on subjects related to Cognitive Science. He has been a visiting scholar at Harvard and Stanford, lectured in three continents, published several books, and pioneered practical applications of Artificial Intelligence. His poetry has been awarded several prizes. He has written extensively about music, cinema and painting. He has traveled to more than 100 countries and is a member of several humanitarian organizations. Among his non-scientific books, the best sellers are A History of Rock Music and A History of Jazz Music.