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The Resource A brief history of the mind : from apes to intellect and beyond, William H. Calvin

A brief history of the mind : from apes to intellect and beyond, William H. Calvin

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A brief history of the mind : from apes to intellect and beyond
Title
A brief history of the mind
Title remainder
from apes to intellect and beyond
Statement of responsibility
William H. Calvin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Calvin, William H.
Dewey number
153
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP360.5
LC item number
.C348 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2004 E-196
  • WL 300
NLM item number
C168t 2004
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Human evolution
Target audience
adult
Label
A brief history of the mind : from apes to intellect and beyond, William H. Calvin
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [193]-206) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3
  • Triple Startups about 2.5 Million Years Ago: Flickering climate, toolmaking, and bigger brains
  • 23
  • 4
  • Homo erectus Ate Well: Adding more meat to the diet fueled the first Out of Africa
  • 33
  • 5
  • Second Brain Boom: What kicked in, about 750,000 years ago?
  • 45
  • 6
  • Some Stage-setting Perspective
  • Neanderthals and Our Pre-sapiens Ancestors: Two-stage toolmaking and what it says about thought
  • 53
  • 7
  • Homo sapiens without the Modern Mind: The big brain but not much to show for it
  • 61
  • 8
  • Structured Thought Finally Appears: The curb-cut principle and emerging higher intellectual function
  • 83
  • 9
  • From Africa to Everywhere: Was the still-full-of-bugs prototype what spread around the world?
  • xix
  • 107
  • 10
  • How Creativity Manages the Mixups: Higher intellectual function and the search for coherence
  • 127
  • 11
  • Civilizing Ourselves: From planting to writing to mind medicine
  • 139
  • 12
  • What's Sudden About the Mind's Big Bang?: The moderns somehow got their act together
  • 151
  • 1
  • 13
  • Imagining the House of Cards: Inventing new levels of organization on the fly
  • 161
  • 14
  • Future of the Augmented Mind: A combustible mixture of ignorance and power?
  • 171
  • When Chimpanzees Think: The way we were, 7 million years ago?
  • 3
  • 2
  • Upright Posture but Ape-sized Brains: In the woodland between forest and savanna
  • 15
Control code
ocm52216297
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xx, 219 pages
Isbn
9780195159073
Lccn
2003053093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
153 C139B ; P ; XX-N ; N0205BT1.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 52216297
  • (Sirsi) i9780195159073
  • i0195159071
Label
A brief history of the mind : from apes to intellect and beyond, William H. Calvin
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [193]-206) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3
  • Triple Startups about 2.5 Million Years Ago: Flickering climate, toolmaking, and bigger brains
  • 23
  • 4
  • Homo erectus Ate Well: Adding more meat to the diet fueled the first Out of Africa
  • 33
  • 5
  • Second Brain Boom: What kicked in, about 750,000 years ago?
  • 45
  • 6
  • Some Stage-setting Perspective
  • Neanderthals and Our Pre-sapiens Ancestors: Two-stage toolmaking and what it says about thought
  • 53
  • 7
  • Homo sapiens without the Modern Mind: The big brain but not much to show for it
  • 61
  • 8
  • Structured Thought Finally Appears: The curb-cut principle and emerging higher intellectual function
  • 83
  • 9
  • From Africa to Everywhere: Was the still-full-of-bugs prototype what spread around the world?
  • xix
  • 107
  • 10
  • How Creativity Manages the Mixups: Higher intellectual function and the search for coherence
  • 127
  • 11
  • Civilizing Ourselves: From planting to writing to mind medicine
  • 139
  • 12
  • What's Sudden About the Mind's Big Bang?: The moderns somehow got their act together
  • 151
  • 1
  • 13
  • Imagining the House of Cards: Inventing new levels of organization on the fly
  • 161
  • 14
  • Future of the Augmented Mind: A combustible mixture of ignorance and power?
  • 171
  • When Chimpanzees Think: The way we were, 7 million years ago?
  • 3
  • 2
  • Upright Posture but Ape-sized Brains: In the woodland between forest and savanna
  • 15
Control code
ocm52216297
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xx, 219 pages
Isbn
9780195159073
Lccn
2003053093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
153 C139B ; P ; XX-N ; N0205BT1.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 52216297
  • (Sirsi) i9780195159073
  • i0195159071

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