Edmund T. Rolls
List of John Benjamins publications for which Edmund T. Rolls plays a role.
Noise in the brain, decision-making, determinism, free will, and consciousness. New Horizons in the Neuroscience of Consciousness, Perry, Elaine K., Daniel Collerton, Fiona E.N. LeBeau and Heather Ashton (eds.), pp. 113–1202010.
Noise caused by randomness in the spiking times of neurons in the brain has a number of advantages, including contributing to probabilistic decision-making. However, noise results in the brain operating effectively as a non-deterministic system, which has implications for free will. Noise also… read more | Article
7. A higher order syntactic thought (HOST) theory of consciousness. Higher-Order Theories of Consciousness: An Anthology, Gennaro, Rocco J. (ed.), pp. 137–1722004.