Arranged in 12 sections, each preceded by a discussion, this book covers the physical, biological, cognitive and social aspects of consciousness. It traces every stage in the emergence of consciousness and takes as its key theme, the cultural effects of the reflexive capacity of the human mind.

From Sentience to Symbols 1990, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, Canada

ISBN-13: 9780802068569

2nd edition

Trade paperback

From Sentience To Symbols 1990, Prentice-Hall, Harlow

ISBN-13: 9780745008035