William James, Gustav Fechner, and Early Psychophysics

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This article examines aspects of William James's thought such as his "transmission theory" of consciousness, his ideas on the "knowing of things together," and "the compounding of consciousness," which suggest his working toward a naturalistic understanding of consciousness.

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Hawkins, Stephanie October 4, 2011.

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This article examines aspects of William James's thought such as his "transmission theory" of consciousness, his ideas on the "knowing of things together," and "the compounding of consciousness," which suggest his working toward a naturalistic understanding of consciousness.

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  • Frontiers in Physiology, 2011. Lusanne, Switzerland: Frontiers Research Foundation

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  • Publication Title: Frontiers in Physiology
  • Volume: 2
  • Pages: 1-10

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Hawkins, Stephanie. William James, Gustav Fechner, and Early Psychophysics, article, October 4, 2011; Lusanne, Switzerland. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc919611/: accessed October 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Arts and Sciences.