The Neurology of Consciousness: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropathology



Understanding Consciousness Is The Major Unsolved Problem In Biology One Increasingly Important Method Of Studying Consciousness Is To Study Disorders Of Consciousness, Eg Brain Damage And Disease States Leading To Vegetative States, Coma, Minimally Conscious States, Etc Many Of These Studies Are Very Much In The Public Eye Because Of Their Relationship To Controversies About Coma Patients Eg Terry Schiavo Case In The US Recently , And The Relationship To One Of The Major Philosophical, Sociological, Political, And Religious Questions Of HumankindThis Is The First Book To Summarize Our Current Understanding Of The Neuroanatomical And Functional Underpinnings Of Human Consciousness By Emphasizing A Lesional Approach Offered Via The Study Of Neurological Patients The Selected Contributors Are All Outstanding Authors And Undisputed Leaders In Their FieldThe Neurology of Consciousness: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropathology

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  • Hardcover
  • 440 pages
  • The Neurology of Consciousness: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropathology
  • Steven Laureys
  • English
  • 17 October 2017
  • 0123741688

10 thoughts on “The Neurology of Consciousness: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropathology

  1. says:

    The print size on this ebook was hard on the eyes but it is a fairly detailed look at the neurology of consciousness Covering the anatomical brain areas involved like Dorsal Cuneous, Thalamus, Anterior cingulate, Medial prefrontal cortex and a host of other brain areas and arousal systems that respond to neurotransmitters like Dopamine, Serotonin, GABA, Acetyl Choline, Adrenaline etc Also neuroimaging techniques like Magnetic DTI, fMRI, PET scans, EEG, etc Covers Wakefulness, Sleep, Dreams, A The print size on this ebook was hard on the eyes but it is a fairly detailed look at the neurology of consciousness Covering the anatomical brain areas involved like Dorsal Cuneous, Thalamus, Anterior cingulate, Medial prefrontal cortex and a host of other brain areas and arousal systems that respond to neurotransmitters like Dopamine, Serotonin, GABA, Acetyl Choline, Adrenaline etc Also neuroimaging techniques like Magnetic DTI, fMRI, PET scans, EEG, etc Covers Wakefulness, Sleep, Dreams, Anesthesia Determining Vegetative states and Locked in Syndrome, Seizures, Dissociative disorders, Seizures, Split brain patients, Aphasias, anterograde and retrograde Amnesias, Speech disorders and many phenomena in disturbances of consciousness The Ventral pathways which are the what is it pathway in the brain and the dorsal which is the Where is it pathway Various relations between deep brain structures and their relation to higher cortical areas in consciousness The difference between top down attentional systems and consciousness and a host of other issues This is a deep textbook I wish the print wasn t so small it would have been easier to absorb

  2. says:

    Some chapters were for meinteresting compared to others, but all together they build up a wonderful book about the different states of consciousness.

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