Transcendental phenomenology presumed to have overcome the classic mind-body dichotomy in terms of consciousness. Should we indeed dissolve the specificity of human consciousness by explaining human experience in its multiple sense-giving modalities through the physiological functions of the brain? The present collection of studies addresses this crucial question challenging such "naturalizing" reductionism from multiple angles.
The challenge to phenomenology/philosophy at large, coming from the biological/neurological research, in the resurfacing mind-body controversy is being answered by the phenomenology/ontopoiesis of life in transposing the new issues involved upon the ontopoietic plane of life
The new notion of "sentience", as the core of the Logos, offers the thread Of Continuity In The Progressive Differentiation Of Life's functions