The Embodied Mind: Cognitive Science and Human Experience

Book Title The Embodied Mind
Author Name  Francisco J. Varela , Evan T. Thompson , Eleanor Rosch
Publishing house The MIT Press; Revised ed. edition 
Country – city UAS
Date of issue 1992
Number of pages 328

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The Embodied Mind provides a unique, sophisticated treatment of the spontaneous and reflective dimension of human experience. The authors argue that only by having a sense of common ground between mind in Science and mind in experience can our understanding of cognition be more complete. Toward that end, they develop a dialogue between cognitive science and Buddhist meditative psychology and situate it in relation to other traditions such as phenomenology and psychoanalysis.