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Visual perception and phenomenal consciousness.

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In the (re-)animated debate on consciousness we focus on three questions: Who has consciousness? What is its neuronal basis? What is its function? Regarding the first, we suggest that consciousness is exclusive to living organisms able to distinguish self from non-self. It may be restricted further to organisms who possess a repertoire of overt and covert behaviour which can be voluntarily modified and suppressed. This requires an intermediary neuronal net mediating between sensory input and ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Behavioural brain research
Volume:
71
Issue:
1-2
Pages:
147-156
Publication date:
1995-11-05
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EISSN:
1872-7549
ISSN:
0166-4328
URN:
uuid:95217821-4014-49a4-8329-0f1c6ec2d8ec
Source identifiers:
13517
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pubs:13517

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