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We all seem to think that we do the acts we do because we consciously choose to do them. This commonsense view is thrown into dispute by Benjamin Libet's eyebrow-raising experiments, which seem to suggest that conscious will occurs not before but after the start of brain activity that produces physical action. Libet's striking results are often claimed to undermine traditi ...more
Hardcover, 261 pages
Published November 24th 2010 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published October 12th 2010)
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