Jonardon Ganeri presents an account of mind in which attention, not self, explains the experiential and normative situatedness of human beings in the world. I am Jonardon Ganeri, Professor of Philosophy, Arts and Humanities at NYU Abu Dhabi. I studied Mathematics at Cambridge, including an. Professor Jonardon Ganeri, Professorial Research Associate, Study of Religions, SOAS, University of London.
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This book is available as part of Oxford Scholarship Online – view abstracts and keywords at book and chapter level. Jonardon Ganeri presents an account of mind in which attention, not self, explains the experiential and normative situatedness of human beings in the world.
Attention consists in an organisation of awareness and action at gsneri centre of which there is neither a practical will nor a phenomenological witness. Attention performs two roles in experience, a selective role of placing and a focal role of access.
Attention improves our epistemic standing, because it is in the nature of attention to settle on what jonarodn real and to shun what is not real. When attention is informed by expertise, it is sufficient for knowledge. That gives attention a reach ganeru the perceptual: Empathy is taneri attention, placed on you and focused on your states of mind; it is akin to listening. Empathetic attention is central to a range of experiences that constitutively require a contrast between oneself and others, all of which involve an awareness of oneself as the object of another’s attention.
An analysis of attention as mental action gainsays authorial conceptions of self, because it is the nature of intending itself, effortful attention in action, to settle on what to do and to shun what not to do.
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In ethics, a conception of persons as beings with a characteristic capacity for attention offers hope for resolution in the conflict between individualism and impersonalism. Attention, Not Self is a contribution to a growing body of work that studies the nature of mind from a place at the crossroads jonardpn three disciplines: Attention and Action 2.
Thought and World 4. The Content of Perceptual Experience 5.
Attention and Knowledge 7. A Theory of Vision 9.
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The Disunity of Mind Working Memory and Attention Varieties of Attention Self and Other Finitude and Flow Postscript: Jonardon Ganeri, Professor of Philosophy, New York University Jonardon Ganeri is a philosopher whose work draws jonarron a variety of philosophical traditions to construct new positions in the philosophy of mind, metaphysics, and epistemology.
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Oxford Scholarship Online This book is available as part of Oxford Scholarship Online – view abstracts and keywords at book and chapter level. Attention, Not Self Jonardon Ganeri Ground-breaking work by one of the leading thinkers of his generation Offers to reshape our understanding of mind by taking attention as the key explanatory principle Draws together Anglophone, European, and Asian philosophical traditions, with cognitive science and psychology.
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