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Origins of Mind

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    Chapter 1 Introduction: Exploring the Origins of Mindedness in Nature
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    Chapter 2 Organic Codes and the Natural History of Mind
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    Chapter 3 The Descent of Humanity: The Biological Roots of Human Consciousness, Culture and History
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    Chapter 4 From Non-minds to Minds: Biosemantics and the Tertium Quid
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    Chapter 5 Cybersemiotics: A New Foundation for a Transdisciplinary Theory of Consciousness, Cognition, Meaning and Communication
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    Chapter 6 The Emergence of Empathy in the Context of Cross-Species Mind Reading
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    Chapter 7 The Evolution of Scenario Visualization and the Early Hominin Mind
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    Chapter 8 Representation in Biological Systems: Teleofunction, Etiology, and Structural Preservation
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    Chapter 9 Beyond Embodiment: From Internal Representation of Action to Symbolic Processes
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    Chapter 10 Imitation, Skill Learning, and Conceptual Thought: An Embodied, Developmental Approach
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    Chapter 11 Evolving Consciousness: The Very Idea!
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    Chapter 12 Mind or Mechanism: Which Came First?
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    Chapter 13 Origins of the Qualitative Aspects of Consciousness: Evolutionary Answers to Chalmers’ Hard Problem
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    Chapter 14 Neuropragmatism on the Origins of Conscious Minding
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    Chapter 15 Not So Exceptional: Away from Chomskian Saltationism and Towards a Naturally Gradual Account of Mindfulness
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    Chapter 16 Mental Organs and the Origins of Mind
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    Chapter 17 Mnemo-psychography: The Origin of Mind and the Problem of Biological Memory Storage
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    Chapter 18 Minimal Mind
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    Chapter 19 Concept Combination and the Origins of Complex Cognition
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    Chapter 20 The Mind of the Noble Ape in Three Simulations
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    Chapter 21 From the Natural Brain to the Artificial Mind
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Origins of Mind
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Springer Netherlands, January 2013
DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-5419-5
978-9-40-075419-5, 978-9-40-075418-8, 978-9-40-079505-1

Swan, Liz


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