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Quantum information and consciousness : a gentle introduction

Danko D. Georgiev (Author)
This book addresses the fascinating cross-disciplinary field of quantum information theory applied to the study of brain function, addressing long-standing problems related to consciousness within the framework of modern theoretical physics in a comprehensible manner that elucidates the nature of the mind-body relationship.
Print Book, English, 2018
CRC Press, an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL, 2018
xvii, 344 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
9781138104488, 1138104485
I. Introduction. The main problems of consciousness
II. Some background for beginners. The scientific conception of the world
The world of classical physics
The world of quantum physics
III. A quantum information theory of consciousness. Consciousness in classical physics
Consciousness in quantum physics
Toward a quantum neuroscience
Research programs and conscious experiences