Neurophilosophy is a rich interdisciplinary study of the prospects for a unified cognitive neurobiology. Contemporary research in the empirical neurosciences, and recent research in the philosophy of mind and the philosophy of science, are used to illuminate fundamental questions concerning the relation between abstract cognitive theory and substantive neuroscience.
A Bradford Book.
About the Author
Patricia Smith Churchland is UC President’s Professor of Philosophy at the University of California, San Diego, and Adjunct Professor at the Salk Institute.
—Daniel C. Dennett, Tufts University
—Rodolfo Llinas, Chairman, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, New York Medical Center
—Jerome A. Feldman, University of Rochester
—Philip Kitcher , Nature
—Karl H. Pribram, Contemporary Psycholoqy
—F.H.C. Crick, The Salk Institute
Honorable Mention in the category of Psychology in the 1986 Professional/Scholarly Publishing Annual Awards Competition presented by the Association of American Publishers, Inc.