<!DOCTYPE html><HTML lang="en"> <head><meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Churchland (Patricia) - Reduction and the neurobiological basis of consciousness (Theo Todman's Book Collection - Paper Abstracts) </title> <link href="../../TheosStyle.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"><link rel="shortcut icon" href="../../TT_ICO.png" /></head> <BODY> <CENTER> <div id="header"><HR><h1>Theo Todman's Web Page - Paper Abstracts</h1><HR></div><A name="Top"></A> <TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <tr><th><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_00/PaperSummary_970.htm">Reduction and the neurobiological basis of consciousness</A></th></tr> <tr><th><A HREF = "../../Authors/C/Author_Churchland (Patricia).htm">Churchland (Patricia)</a></th></tr> <tr><th>Source: Marcel & Bisiach - Consciousness in Contemporary Science</th></tr> <tr><th>Paper - Abstract</th></tr> </TABLE> </CENTER> <P><CENTER><TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=400><tr><td><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_00/PaperSummary_970.htm">Paper Summary</A></td><td><A HREF="#ColourConventions">Text Colour-Conventions</a></td></tr></TABLE></CENTER></P> <hr><P><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><U>Chapter Sections</U> <FONT COLOR = "800080"> <ol type="1"><li>Introduction</li><li>Intertheoretic Reduction</li><li>Consciousness, Co-evolution, and Reduction</li><li>Consciousness: What is the Explanandum?<BR>& Defining the Words<BR>& <a name="1"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_0/Notes_27.htm">Natural Kinds</A><SUP>1</SUP><BR>& Denormalizing Data</li><li>Waking, Sleeping, and Dreaming<BR>& Fig: Ultradian Sleep Cycle of NREM and REM Sleep; and REM Sleep Periodograms<BR>& Fig: Characterization of Behavioural States in Humans: Waking, NREM and REM Sleep<BR>& Fig: Cross Section of the Brain Stem Showing the Location of the Locus Coeruleus and the Nucleus of Raphe<BR>& Fig: The Electrical Activity of Giant Pontine Cells during Sleep<BR>& Fig: Schematic Diagram Showing the Relation between Sleep-wake Stages and Activity of Selective Brain Stem Cells<BR>& Fig: Schematic Diagram Showing the Very Diffuse Projection Paths of Neurons in the Locus Coeruleus of a Rat Brain<BR>& Fig: Schematic Diagram of a Sagittal Section of the Cat Brain Showing the Main Physiological Elements in Dream State Generation. </li><li>Concluding Remarks </li></ol> </FONT><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><HR></P><a name="ColourConventions"></a><p><b>Text Colour Conventions (see <A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1025.htm">disclaimer</a>)</b></p><OL TYPE="1"><LI><FONT COLOR = "0000FF">Blue</FONT>: Text by me; &copy; Theo Todman, 2018</li><LI><FONT COLOR = "800080">Mauve</FONT>: Text by correspondent(s) or other author(s); &copy; the author(s)</li></OL> <BR><HR><BR><CENTER> <TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <TR><TD WIDTH="30%">&copy; Theo Todman, June 2007 - August 2018.</TD> <TD WIDTH="40%">Please address any comments on this page to <A HREF="mailto:theo@theotodman.com">theo@theotodman.com</A>.</TD> <TD WIDTH="30%">File output: <time datetime="2018-08-02T05:39" pubdate>02/08/2018 05:39:55</time> <br><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1010.htm">Website Maintenance Dashboard</A></TD></TR> <TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="#Top">Return to Top of this Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="40%"><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_11/Notes_1140.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Philosophy Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="../../index.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Home Page</A></TD> </TR></TABLE></CENTER><HR> </BODY> </HTML>