"... The Engine of Reason, the Seat of the Soul [is] a veryimportant book full of tantalizing and astute observations andinsights about consciousness, thinking and thought. Its sweepencompasses morality, politics, the arts, education, penology,psychiatry and the very nature of freedom itself. This is a bookto be reckoned with." Los Angeles Times
"Paul Churchland's The Engine of Reason, the Seat of the Soulis an outstanding philosophical achievement, integrating artificialintelligence, brain neurology, cognitive psychology, ethnology,epistemology, scientific method, and even ethics and aesthetics,into an interlocking whole." W.V. Quine, Professor of Philosophy, Harvard University
About the Author
Paul M. Churchland is Professor of Philosophy and a member of the Cognitive Science Faculty at the University of California at San Diego.