By Michelle Maiese
It starts with the belief that if we take embodiment heavily, then the ensuing perception of the self (as bodily grounded within the residing physique) can assist us to make feel of ways a minded topic persists throughout time. even though, instead of depending completely on puzzle situations to debate diachronic endurance and the experience of self, this paintings seems to schizophrenia and dissociative identification disease as case stories. the following we discover real-life examples of anomalous phenomena that symbolize disruptions
to embodied self-experience and seem to point a fragmentation of the self. although, instead of concluding that those issues count number as actual cases of multiplicity, the book's dialogue of the self and private identification permits us to appreciate the attribute signs of these
disorders as major disruptions to self-consciousness. The concluding bankruptcy then examines the results of this theoretical framework for the medical therapy of schizophrenia and dissociative id disorder.
Embodied Selves and Divided Minds unearths how a severe discussion among Philosophy and Psychiatry may end up in a greater realizing of vital concerns surrounding self-consciousness, own id, and psychopathology.
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Embodied Selves and Divided Minds (International Perspectives in Philosophy & Psychiatry) by Michelle Maiese