A Mind So Rare

A Mind So Rare

Author: Merlin Donald

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN: 0393049507

Category: Psychology

Page: 371

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Presenting the cultural and neuronal forces that power our distinctively human modes of awareness, the author proposes that the human mind is a hybrid product of interweaving a super-complex form of matter (the brain) with an invisible symbolic web (culture) to form a cognitive network.
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Pages: 256
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