The Self Illusion: Why There Is No “You” Inside Your Head
English | 01 May 2012 | ASIN: B007ZF7B0K | MP3@64 kbps | 10h 20m | 288.42 MB
Author: Bruce Hood
Narrator: Bruce Hood
The Self Illusion provides a fascinating examination of how the latest science shows that our individual concept of a self is in fact an illusion. Most of us believe that we possess a self – an internal individual who resides inside our bodies, making decisions, authoring actions and possessing free will. The feeling that a single, unified, enduring self inhabits the body is compelling and inescapable. But that sovereignty of the self is increasingly under threat from science as our understanding of the brain advances.