Conceptions of reality and the experience of pain: Comment on “Facing the experience of pain: A neuropsychological perspective” by Fabbro and Crescentini

  • The paper is a commentary on a study by Fabbro and Crescentini concerning the experience of pain, the effects of meditation on pain, the neurological underpinning of those phenomena and the clinical deployment of meditation techniques. The paper discusses the importance that conception of reality hold by subjects might have on their conceptualization of pain, and the epistemological consequences thereof.

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Institutes:Fakultät Geistes- und Kulturwissenschaften / Juniorprofessur für Philosophie
Author:Gabriele De AnnaORCiD
Place of publication:Bamberg
Year of publication:2018
Pages / Size:1 pdf-Datei (2 S.)
Year of first publication:2014
Source/Other editions:Ursprünglich in: Physics of life reviews 11 (2014), 3, S. 567-568
SWD-Keyword:Schmerz ; Schmerzforschung ; Philosophie ; Meditation
Keywords:Epistemology; Experience; Metaphysics; Pain
DDC-Classification:1 Philosophie und Psychologie / 10 Philosophie / 100 Philosophie und Psychologie
RVK-Classification:CC 7267
Document Type:Variety of texts
Peer Review:Ja
Internationale Verbreitung:Ja
Publishing Institution:Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg
Release Date:2018/10/30