The sapient mind

archaeology meets neuroscience
  • 204 Pages
  • 2.68 MB
  • 4024 Downloads
  • English

Oxford University Press , Oxford, New York
Cognitive psychology, Evolutionary psychology, Human evolution, Human remains (Archaeo
Statementedited by Colin Renfrew, Chris Frith, Lambros Malafouris.
ContributionsRenfrew, Colin, 1937-, Frith, Christopher D., Malafouris, Lambros.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBF201 .S2655 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 204 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23213677M
ISBN 100199561990
ISBN 139780199561995
LC Control Number2009277908

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The turn of the twenty-first century has seen a new era in the cognitive and brain sciences that allows us to address the age-old question of what it means to be human from a whole new range of different perspectives/5(11).

The Sapient Mind Archaeology meets neuroscience Edited by Colin Renfrew, Chris Frith, and Lambros Malafouris. Integrates for the first time research from neuroscience and archaeology, presenting a more detailed picture of how and why humans developed as they did; Initiates a dialogue between two disciplines that have remained isolated up to now.

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Malafouris L. and Renfrew C. Steps to a 'Neuroarchaeology' of Mind, part 1 Introduction. CAMB ARCHAEOL J, 18(3), DOI: /S [31] Renfrew C., Frith C.

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Merlin Donald has written a series of fascinating books on the emergence of modern humans, one of which I used extensively as a reference in my "Biology of Mind" book.

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