Wonderful. Illuminating. Full of insight, beauty and-humor."--David Eagleman, author of Incognito and Sum The Self Illusion is about the science of self-the truth behind the illusion that we all share, that we exist as individuals inside our bodies and are in control of our own thoughts and behaviours. Recent developments in neuroscience tell us that we consist of a multitude of unconscious mechanisms interpreting the world, yet we are largely under the influence of those around us. We are not the individuals we ...

Self Illusion 2013, Harper Perennial

ISBN-13: 9781443405232