Thoughts Without a Thinker

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Science  03 Oct 2003:
Vol. 302, Issue 5642, pp. 61
DOI: 10.1126/science.1091058

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Being No One The Self-Model Theory of Subjectivity. by Thomas Metzinger. MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2003. 713 pp. $55, £35.95. ISBN 0-262-13417-9.

In this thorough discussion of the problem of the self, Metzinger draws on contemporary neuroscience to develop a new philosophical approach to consciousness.