A Neurophenomenology of Awe and Wonder: Towards a Non-Reductionist Cognitive Science
ISBN: 1349552518
EAN13: 9781349552511
Language: English
Pages: 195
Edition: 2015
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback

A Neurophenomenology of Awe and Wonder: Towards a Non-Reductionist Cognitive Science

Book Overview
This book presents a study of the various feelings of awe and wonder experienced by astronauts during space flight. It summarizes the results of two experimental, interdisciplinary studies that employ methods from neuroscience, psychology, phenomenology and simulation technology, and it argues for a non-reductionist approach to cognitive science.