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Life and mind: From autopoiesis to neurophenomenology. A tribute to Francisco Varela

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This talk, delivered at “De l'autopoièse à la neurophénoménologie: un hommage à Francisco Varela; from autopoiesis to neurophenomenology: a tribute to Francisco Varela,” June 18–20, at the Sorbonne in Paris, explicates several links between Varela's neurophenomenology and his biological concept of autopoiesis.

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Thompson, E. Life and mind: From autopoiesis to neurophenomenology. A tribute to Francisco Varela. Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences 3, 381–398 (2004). https://doi.org/10.1023/B:PHEN.0000048936.73339.dd

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  • autopoiesis
  • lived body
  • neurophenomenology
  • teleology
  • Varela