Patricia Smith Churchland

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-representation in nervous systems
    Patricia S Churchland
    Philosophy Department 0119, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Science 296:308-10. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Exploring the causal underpinnings of determination, resolve, and will
    Patricia S Churchland
    Philosophy Department, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA Electronic address
    Neuron 80:1337-8. 2013
  3. pmc Modulating social behavior with oxytocin: how does it work? What does it mean?
    Patricia S Churchland
    Philosophy Department, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0119, USA
    Horm Behav 61:392-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint The significance of neuroscience for philosophy
    Patricia Smith Churchland
    Department of Philosophy, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Funct Neurol 23:175-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Neurophilosophy: the early years and new directions
    Patricia Smith Churchland
    Department of Philosophy, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0119, USA
    Funct Neurol 22:185-95. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint A neurophilosophical slant on consciousness research
    Patricia Smith Churchland
    Philosophy Department 0119, UCSD, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Prog Brain Res 149:285-93. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-representation in nervous systems
    Patricia S Churchland
    Philosophy Department 0119, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1001:31-8. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural worlds and real worlds
    Patricia S Churchland
    Philosophy Department, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 3:903-7. 2002
  9. doi request reprint Control: conscious and otherwise
    Christopher L Suhler
    Department of Philosophy, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 13:341-7. 2009
  10. doi request reprint The impact of neuroscience on philosophy
    Patricia Smith Churchland
    Philosophy Department, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Neuron 60:409-11. 2008

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-representation in nervous systems
    Patricia S Churchland
    Philosophy Department 0119, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Science 296:308-10. 2002
    ..The self thus turns out to be identifiable not with a nonphysical soul, but rather with a set of representational capacities of the physical brain...
  2. doi request reprint Exploring the causal underpinnings of determination, resolve, and will
    Patricia S Churchland
    Philosophy Department, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA Electronic address
    Neuron 80:1337-8. 2013
    ..The underlying mechanisms involve distributed networks, both cortical and subcortical. ..
  3. pmc Modulating social behavior with oxytocin: how does it work? What does it mean?
    Patricia S Churchland
    Philosophy Department, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 0119, USA
    Horm Behav 61:392-9. 2012
    ..This article is part of a Special Issue entitled Oxytocin, Vasopressin, and Social Behavior...
  4. ncbi request reprint The significance of neuroscience for philosophy
    Patricia Smith Churchland
    Department of Philosophy, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Funct Neurol 23:175-8. 2008
    ..Consistent with this progress, we may expect that philosophical problems about the mind will be productively addressed and perhaps radically transformed by a convergence of neuroscientific, psychological and computational research...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neurophilosophy: the early years and new directions
    Patricia Smith Churchland
    Department of Philosophy, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0119, USA
    Funct Neurol 22:185-95. 2007
    ..Some large-scale mind-brain problems have not yet been solved, and do require significant theoretical innovation. In particular the problem of how to understand the true nature of representations remains unsolved...
  6. ncbi request reprint A neurophilosophical slant on consciousness research
    Patricia Smith Churchland
    Philosophy Department 0119, UCSD, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Prog Brain Res 149:285-93. 2005
    ..Experimentally, a deeper understanding of the role of the thalamus in coordinating activity across cortical levels, and a readiness to reconsider the orthodox approach to thalamocortical organization are also required...
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-representation in nervous systems
    Patricia S Churchland
    Philosophy Department 0119, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1001:31-8. 2003
    ..The self thus turns out to be identifiable not with a nonphysical soul, but rather with a set of representational capacities of the physical brain...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neural worlds and real worlds
    Patricia S Churchland
    Philosophy Department, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 3:903-7. 2002
  9. doi request reprint Control: conscious and otherwise
    Christopher L Suhler
    Department of Philosophy, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 13:341-7. 2009
    ..We propose a conceptual model of control that encompasses such nonconscious control and links in-control behavior to neurobiological parameters...
  10. doi request reprint The impact of neuroscience on philosophy
    Patricia Smith Churchland
    Philosophy Department, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Neuron 60:409-11. 2008
    ..Consequently, traditional philosophical questions about mind and morality have been steered in new directions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Neurophilosophy: an introduction and overview. Preface
    Patricia Smith Churchland
    Funct Neurol 22:179-80. 2007