Quantum Models of Cognition and Decision: by Jerome R. Busemeyer, Peter D. Bruza | Butterflies in my head | Scoop.it

This book will go long way in trying to explain the easy problems of consciousness. For a richer understanding of the 'hard problems' theories related to the 'Quantum Mind' might be more useful.

Recommended reading:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quantum_mind
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/qt-consciousness/
http://www.quantum-mind.co.uk/;

Two books by Nicholas Humphrey, a prominent figure in research on the evolution of human intelligence and consciousness

- Seeing Red: A Study in Consciousness (Mind/Brain/Behavior Initiative; 2009) http://amzn.com/0674030540 + For a review check http://gu.com/p/2m6yk or http://www.hcs.harvard.edu/~hbr/issues/7.3spring06/articles/seeingred.shtml 

- Soul Dust: The Magic of Consciousness (2011) http://amzn.com/0691138621 for a review check http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/22/books/review/book-review-soul-dust-the-magic-of-consciousness-by-nicholas-humphrey.html ;

Hard problems of consiousness @ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hard_Problem_of_Consciousness ;

Book available @ http://amzn.com/110701199X

 

Acknowledgment: Thank you Howard Ellison for suggesting to include Nicholas Humphrey. Visit Howard @ http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=84197902&authType=name&authToken=bQpC&goback=%2Eamf_78660_84197902&trk=NUS_DISC_Q-ncuc_cmtr