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The Birth of the Mind: How a Tiny Number of Genes Creates the Complexities of Human Thought

Gary Marcus
Format
Book
Published
New York : Basic Books, c2004.
Language
English
ISBN
0465044050
Related Resources
Table of contents
Contents
  • Neither is better
  • Born to learn
  • Brain storms
  • Aristotle's impetus
  • Copernicus's revenge
  • Wiring the mind
  • The evolution of mental genes
  • Paradox lost
  • Final frontiers
  • Appendix: methods for reading the genome.
Description
ix, 278 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-257) and indexes.
Technical Details
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