These books are the basis of my knowledge. I do not always explicitly refer to the source when I make use of this material in my writing.

Ladyman, J., Wiesner, K. (2020): What is a complex system? New Haven, Yale University Press. ISBN 978-0-300-25110-4

Buzsáki, G. (2019). The Brain from Inside Out. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-090540-8

Pearl, J., Mackenzie, D. (2018): The book of why: the new science of cause and effect. New York, Basic Books. ISBN 978-0-465-09761-6

Mitchell, K.J. (2018). Innate; How the Wiring of Our Brains Shapes Who We Are. Princeton University Press. ISBN 978-0-691-17388-7

Feldman Barrett, L. (2017). How Emotions Are Made; The Secret Life of the Brain. London, Macmillan. ISBN 978-1-5098-3751-9

Dennett. D. C. (2017). From bacteria to Bach and back. Allen Lane, Penguin Books. ISBN 978-0-141-97805-5

Clark, A. (2016). Surfing uncertainty : prediction, action, and the embodied mind; A Treatise on Matter, Information, Life and Thought. Oxford University Press. eISBN 978–0–19–021703–7

Dehaene, S. (2014). Consciousness and the brain; deciphering how the brain codes our thoughts. Viking, Penguin Group. ISBN 978-0-698-15140-6

Eigen, M. (2013). From Strange Simplicity to Complex Familiarity. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-857021-9.

Hohwy, J. (2013). The predictive mind. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-968273-5

Burton, R.A. (2013). A Sceptic’s guide to the mind. St. Martin’s Press. ISBN 978-1-250-02840-2

Graziano, M.S.A. (2013). Consciousness and the social brain. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-992864-4

Kandel, E. R., Schwartz, J.H., Jessell, Th. M., Siegelbaum, S.H., Hudspeth, A.J. (eds) (2013). Principles of neural science, 5th Ed.. McGraw-Hill. ISBN 978-0-07-181001-8

Tonioni, G. (2012). Phi; A voyage from the brain to the soul. Pantheon Books. ISBN 978-0-307-90722-6

Koch, Ch. (2012). Consciousness; confessions of a romantic reductionist. The MIT Press. ISBN 978-0-262-30258-6

Eagleman, D. (2011). Incognito; the secret lives of the brain. Canongate. ISBN 978-1-4614-0959-5

Thagard. P. (2010). The brain and the meaning of life. Princeton University Press. ISBN 978-0-691-14272-2

Damasio, A. (2010). Self comes to mind; constructing the conscious brain. William Heinemann. ISBN 978-0-434-01543-6

Noë. A. (2009). Out of our heads; why you are not your brain, and other lessons from the biology of consciousness. Hill and Wang. ISBN 978-0-8090-1648-8

Metzinger, T. (2009). The ego tunnel; the science of the mind and the myth of the self. Basic Books. ISBN 978-0-465-04567-9

Clark, A. (2008). Supersizing the mind; embodiment, action, and cognitive extension. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-533321-3

Frith, C. D. (2007). Making up the mind; how the brain creates our mental world. Blackwell Publishing. ISBN 978-1-4051-6022-3

Hofstadter, D. (2007). I am a strange loop. Basic Books. ISBN 978-0-465-00837-7

Edelman, G. M. (2004). Wider than the sky; a revolutionary view of consciousness. Penguin Books. ISBN 978-0-14-193756-4.

Bennett, M.R. and Hacker, P.M.S. (2003). Philosophical Foundations of Neuroscience. Blackwell Publishing. ISBN 978-1-4051-0838-6.

Freeman, W.J. III (2000). How brains make up their minds. Columbia University Press. ISBN 978-0-231-12008-1

Juarrero, A. (1999). Dynamics in Action; Intentional Behavior as a Complex System. The MIT Press. ISBN 0-262-10081-9

Damasio, A. (1999). The feeling of what happens. Harvest Book. ISBN 978-0-15-601075-5

Cilliers, P. (1998). Complexity and post-modernism: understanding complex systems. Routledge. ISBN 0-203-01225-9

Damasio, A. (1995). De vergissing van Descartes; gevoel, verstand en het menselijk brein.Wereldbibliotheek. ISBN 90-284-1701-X.

Hofstadter, D. (1979). Gödel, Escher, Bach; an eternal golden braid. Vintage Books. ISBN 0-394-74502-7