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Roger Penrose: The Emperor's New Mind

Published 1989, 2nd Edition 1999, Oxford University Press.

ISBN 0-19-286198-0


Subject Matter


Contents

Note to the Reader
Acknowledgements
Figure Acknowledgements
Foreword (Martin Gardner)
Preface (September 1998)
Prologue
1 Can a Computer have a Mind?
2 Algorithms and Turing Machines
3 Mathematics and Reality
4 Truth, Proof and Insight
5 The Classical World
6 Quantum Magic and Quantum Mystery
7 Cosmology and the Arrow of Time
8 In Search of Quantum Gravity
9 Real Brains and Model Brains
10 Where Lies the Physics of Mind?
Epilogue
References
Index