Daniel C. Dennett is the Austin B. Fletcher Professor of Philosophy at Tufts University and the author of numerous books including Breaking the Spell, Darwin's Dangerous Idea, and Consciousness Explained.
"An excellent introduction to Dennett's body of thought." -- Boston
"One of the most original thinkers of our time." -- Michael Shermer - Science
"Perhaps America's most widely read (and debated) living philosopher. . . . [Intuition Pumps is] a lively primer on the radical answers Mr. Dennett has elaborated to the big questions in his nearly five decades in philosophy" -- New York Times
"The sharpest, cleverest, most stylish prober of how issues of human consciousness interconnect today with evolutionary theory." -- Carlin Romano - Philadelphia Inquirer
"A philosopher's box of tools for the musing mind." -- Nature
""[Dennett] is a master at inventing tools for thought- metaphysical jokes, fables, parables, puzzles, and zany Monty-Python-like sketches that can help thinkers feel their way forward." -- Daily Beast