Open Mind: Philosophy And The Mind Sciences In The 21st Century by Thomas MetzingerOpen Mind: Philosophy And The Mind Sciences In The 21st Century by Thomas Metzinger

Open Mind: Philosophy And The Mind Sciences In The 21st Century

EditorThomas Metzinger, Jennifer M. Windt

Hardcover | May 20, 2016

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A unique interdisciplinary collection of papers and commentaries by leading researchers and rising scholars, representing the latest research on consciousness, mind, and brain.

This collection offers the most comprehensive collection on consciousness, brain, and mind available. It gathers 39 original papers by leaders in the field followed by commentaries written by emerging scholars and replies by the original paper's authors. Taken together, the papers, commentaries, and replies provide a cross-section of cutting-edge research in philosophy and cognitive science. Open MIND is an experiment in both interdisciplinary and intergenerational scholarship.

Open MIND grows out of the MIND Group, an independent, international body of young philosophers and scientists with a strong interest in the mind, consciousness, and cognition. The original and supporting materials are available online at

Authors include
Michael L. Anderson, Andreas Bartels, Tim Bayne, Christian Beyer, Ned Block, Paul M. Churchland, Andy Clark, Carl S. Craver, Holk Cruse, Daniel C. Dennett, Jérôme Dokic, Chris Eliasmith, Kathinka Evers, Vittorio Gallese, Philip Gerrans, Rick Grush, John-Dylan Haynes, Heiko Hecht, J. Allan Hobson, Jakob Hohwy, Pierre Jacob, J. Scott Jordan, Victor Lamme, Bigna Lenggenhager, Caleb Liang, Richard Menary, Albert Newen, Alva Noë, Gerard O'Brien, Elisabeth Pacherie, Jesse Prinz, Joëlle Proust, Antti Revonsuo, Adina Roskies, Jonathan Schooler, Anil K. Seth, Wolf Singer, Evan Thompson, Ursula Voss, Kenneth Williford

Title:Open Mind: Philosophy And The Mind Sciences In The 21st CenturyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:1864 pages, 10.88 × 8.5 × 0.98 inPublished:May 20, 2016Publisher:The MIT PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0262034603

ISBN - 13:9780262034609

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Editorial Reviews

This scintillating collection is a panorama of contemporary thinking on all the important philosophical questions about the mind. It contains the top names in current philosophy and neuroscience. Better still, the future top names provide critical comments. The resulting open-minded debate reflects multifaceted perspectives on the mind in a dazzling fashion.