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A profound exploration of what modern physics has to tell us about the mind, and a visionary description of what a new physics, adequate to account for the human brain, might look like. By the author of >The Emperor's New Mind<.

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By the author of "The Emperor's New Mind", this is an exploration of what modern physics has to tell us about the mind, and a visionary description of what a new physics might look like. It is also a speculation on the biological process that makes consciousness what it is.

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9780099582113
Author:
PENROSE, ROGER
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Vintage Books
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science;physics;consciousness;philosophy;artificial intelligence;mind;mathematics;cognitive science;psychology;philosophy of mind;non-fiction;popular science;neuroscience;biology;ai;quantum physics;brain;computer science
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19950907
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400
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199 x 130 in.

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