Quantum Information and Consciousness : A Gentle Introduction Hardback
"I loved the book! This book is not just interesting, it is exciting. I have probably read every significant book in the field, and this is the strongest and most convincing one yet.
It is also one of the most comprehensive in its explanations.
I shall most certainly recommend the book to colleagues."-Richard G.
Petty, MD"a very good introduction to the basic theory of quantum systems....
Dr. Georgiev's book aptly prepares the reader to confront whatever might be in store later." -from the Foreword by Prof.
James F. Glazebrook, Eastern Illinois UniversityThis book addresses the fascinating cross-disciplinary field of quantum information theory applied to the study of brain function.
It offers a self-study guide to probe the problems of consciousness, including a concise but rigorous introduction to classical and quantum information theory, theoretical neuroscience, and philosophy of the mind.
It aims to address 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.
The reader also gains an overview of methods for constructing and testing quantum informational theories of consciousness.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 344 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 25/01/2018
- Category: Popular science
- ISBN: 9781138104488