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Exam two: Study Guide Chapter 10: Consciousness Definitions and Self Awareness Damasio Consciousness : the process whereby the mind is imbued with a reference we call eld and is said to know of its own existence and the existence of objects around it. Kalat Consciousness: It is the subjective experience of perceiving oneself and other entities Is it verbal social behavior? Public-communication of internal states Private-talking (“thinking”) to oneself Self-Awareness Chimps recognize themselves in a mirror Use it to inspect themselves Orangutans recognize themselves in a mirror Rhesus monkeys do not recognize themselves in mirrors Theories of Sleep Repair-Restoration Theory : The function of sleep is to allow you to recover from work-stresses of the day. Sleep deprivation can cause irritability, poor decision making, and decreased attention. Sleep deprivation: low-moderate levels have little impact on physical and simple cognitive tasks. Impact on vigilance and complex cognitive tasks.
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course PHIL 101 taught by Professor Kevin during the Fall '07 term at SUNY Albany.

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Exam two - Exam two: Study Guide Chapter 10: Consciousness...

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