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The Resource Second nature : brain science and human knowledge, Gerald M. Edelman

Second nature : brain science and human knowledge, Gerald M. Edelman

Label
Second nature : brain science and human knowledge
Title
Second nature
Title remainder
brain science and human knowledge
Statement of responsibility
Gerald M. Edelman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edelman, Gerald M
Dewey number
612.8/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP376
LC item number
.E323 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2006 O-250
  • WL 300
NLM item number
E21s 2006
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain
  • Neurosciences
Label
Second nature : brain science and human knowledge, Gerald M. Edelman
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0634/2006007376-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-181) 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
Galilean arc and Darwin's program -- Consciousness, body, and brain -- Selectionism : a prerequisite for consciousness -- From brain activity to consciousness -- Epistemology and its discontents -- A brain-based approach -- Forms of knowledge : the divorce between science and the humanities -- Repairing the rift -- Causation, illusions, and values -- Creativity : the play between specificity and range -- Abnormal states -- Brain-based devices : toward a conscious artifact -- Second nature : the transformation of knowledge
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
x, 203 pages
Isbn
9780300120394
Isbn Type
(clothbound : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006007376
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm64487021
  • (OCoLC)64487021
Label
Second nature : brain science and human knowledge, Gerald M. Edelman
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0634/2006007376-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-181) 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
Galilean arc and Darwin's program -- Consciousness, body, and brain -- Selectionism : a prerequisite for consciousness -- From brain activity to consciousness -- Epistemology and its discontents -- A brain-based approach -- Forms of knowledge : the divorce between science and the humanities -- Repairing the rift -- Causation, illusions, and values -- Creativity : the play between specificity and range -- Abnormal states -- Brain-based devices : toward a conscious artifact -- Second nature : the transformation of knowledge
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
x, 203 pages
Isbn
9780300120394
Isbn Type
(clothbound : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006007376
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm64487021
  • (OCoLC)64487021

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