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The Resource Touching a nerve : the self as brain, Patricia S. Churchland

Touching a nerve : the self as brain, Patricia S. Churchland

Label
Touching a nerve : the self as brain
Title
Touching a nerve
Title remainder
the self as brain
Statement of responsibility
Patricia S. Churchland
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the latest research in human brain function, consciousness, sensory experience, and memory, and discusses the ethical and philosophical dilemmas that can result from these new insights
Tone
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10193010
Cataloging source
DLC
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Churchland, Patricia Smith
Dewey number
612.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP360
LC item number
.C485 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Neuropsychology
  • Cognitive science
  • Brain
Target audience
adult
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the self as brain
Label
Touching a nerve : the self as brain, Patricia S. Churchland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Me, myself, and my brain -- Soul searching -- My heavens -- The brains behind morality -- Aggression and sex -- Such a lovely war -- Free will, habits, and self-control -- Hidden cognition -- The conscious life extended -- Balancing act
Control code
2013007208
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
304 pages
Isbn
9780393058321
Lccn
2013007208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Touching a nerve : the self as brain, Patricia S. Churchland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Me, myself, and my brain -- Soul searching -- My heavens -- The brains behind morality -- Aggression and sex -- Such a lovely war -- Free will, habits, and self-control -- Hidden cognition -- The conscious life extended -- Balancing act
Control code
2013007208
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
304 pages
Isbn
9780393058321
Lccn
2013007208
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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