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March 2011|
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The quest to understand consciousness

Antonio Damasio
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Antonio Damasio
Antonio Damasio
Neuroscientist
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Antonio Damasio's research in neuroscience has shown that emotions play a central role in social cognition and decision-making. His work has had a major influence on current understanding of the neural systems, which underlie memory, language, consciousness.