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The Chemistry of Conscious States

Toward a Unified Model of the Brain and the Mind

by J. Allan Hobson

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Little Brown & Co (P) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Neuroscience,
  • Popular psychology,
  • Science: General Issues,
  • Science,
  • Psychology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10427399M
    ISBN 100316367621
    ISBN 109780316367622

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I appreciate his ‘fresh air’ approach to studying healthy brain behavior (especially dreaming) to better understand and treat unhealthy brain by:   The chemistry of conscious states: how the brain changes its mind by J. Allan Hobson, MarchLittle Brown & Co (P) edition, Paperback in English - 2nd Ed editionCited by: A prominent neurophysiologist explains his theories about the brain's chemistry and how it affects our conscious (and unconscious) activities.

Hobson (Psychiatry/Harvard) espouses a kind of yin-yang view of the brain in which waking states are dominated by ``amines'' (neurotransmitters like norepinephrine that are associated with attention and arousal) and sleeping and vegetative states by.

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The other, called ethology, looks at behavior in terms of the goals of survival and procreation. If this is true, and the underlying premise of this book — that normal and abnormal states are variants of the same thing — holds.

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We call our standards The Principles of Conscious Chemistry™. Conscious experiences are just the kind of things that physical structure could be the structure of. In general, it seems all fundamental physical properties can be described mathematically. Galileo, the father of modern science, famously professed that the great book of.

Francis Crick wrote a book called The Astonishing Hypothesis in which he said that "a person's mental activities are entirely due to the behavior of nerve cells, glial cells, and the atoms, ions, and molecules that make them up and influence them." Crick acknowledged that this "astonishing hypothesis" strikes many people as an absurd idea.

In contrast to the view point of many non-biologists. Chemistry Of Conscious States: How the Brain Changes Its Mind by Hobson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Other States of Consciousness Our states of consciousness change as we move from wakefulness to sleep.

We also alter our consciousness through the use of various psychoactive drugs. This final section will consider hypnotic and meditative states as additional examples of altered states of consciousness experienced by some individuals.The Chemistry of Conscious States: How The Brain Changes Its Mind.

Little, Brown & Co.Consciousness (Scientific American Library Series). W. H. Freeman & Co.Dreaming As Delirium: How the Brain Goes Out of Its Mind [This book a reprint of The Chemistry of Conscious States, originally published in (see above)].

MIT mater: Wesleyan University, Harvard Medical School. (see Hobson’s ground-breaking book on sleep and dreams, The Chemistry of Conscious States) In the 19th century the iconic psychiatrist and dream interpreter Sigmund Freud believed that dreams were a pathway to understanding events in our childhood that were perhaps unpleasant, or that were buried in the unconscious mind.