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The Resource Human : the science behind what makes us unique, Michael S. Gazzaniga

Human : the science behind what makes us unique, Michael S. Gazzaniga

Label
Human : the science behind what makes us unique
Title
Human
Title remainder
the science behind what makes us unique
Statement of responsibility
Michael S. Gazzaniga
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the world's leading neuroscientists explores how best to understand the human condition by examining the biological, psychological, and highly social nature of our species within the social context of our lives. In Human, Gazzaniga explores a number of related issues, including what makes human brains unique, the importance of language and art in defining the human condition, the nature of human consciousness, and even artificial intelligence
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gazzaniga, Michael S
Dewey number
612.8/233
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Neuropsychology
  • Brain
  • Consciousness
Target audience
adult
Label
Human : the science behind what makes us unique, Michael S. Gazzaniga
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [391]-431) 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
  • Part 2
  • Navigating the Social World
  • 3
  • Big Brains and Expanding Social Relationships
  • 79
  • 4
  • Moral Compass Within
  • 113
  • 5
  • I Feel Your Pain
  • Part 1
  • 158
  • Part 3
  • Glory of Being Human
  • 6
  • What's Up with the Arts?
  • 203
  • 7
  • We All Act like Dualists: The Converter Function
  • 246
  • 8
  • Basics of Human Life
  • Is Anybody There?
  • 276
  • Part 4
  • Beyond Current Constraints
  • 9
  • Who Needs Flesh?
  • 325
  • 1
  • Are Human Brains Unique?
  • 7
  • 2
  • Would a Chimp Make a Good Date?
  • 38
Control code
ocn232153674
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 447 pages
Isbn
9780060892883
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
612.8233 G259 ; P ; XX-N ; NX0808B1 ; Rev.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 232153674
  • (Sirsi) 232153674
  • (OCoLC)232153674
Label
Human : the science behind what makes us unique, Michael S. Gazzaniga
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [391]-431) 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
  • Part 2
  • Navigating the Social World
  • 3
  • Big Brains and Expanding Social Relationships
  • 79
  • 4
  • Moral Compass Within
  • 113
  • 5
  • I Feel Your Pain
  • Part 1
  • 158
  • Part 3
  • Glory of Being Human
  • 6
  • What's Up with the Arts?
  • 203
  • 7
  • We All Act like Dualists: The Converter Function
  • 246
  • 8
  • Basics of Human Life
  • Is Anybody There?
  • 276
  • Part 4
  • Beyond Current Constraints
  • 9
  • Who Needs Flesh?
  • 325
  • 1
  • Are Human Brains Unique?
  • 7
  • 2
  • Would a Chimp Make a Good Date?
  • 38
Control code
ocn232153674
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 447 pages
Isbn
9780060892883
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
612.8233 G259 ; P ; XX-N ; NX0808B1 ; Rev.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 232153674
  • (Sirsi) 232153674
  • (OCoLC)232153674

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