Evolution of the Brain: Creation of the Self

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Routledge, 1989 - Philosophy - 282 pages
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Sir John Eccles, a distinguished scientist and Nobel Prize winner who has devoted his scientific life to the study of the mammalian brain, tells the story of how we came to be, not only as animals at the end of the hominid evolutionary line, but also as human persons possessed of reflective consciousness.

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Eccles discusses changes in the brain from the ancestors we share in common with the great apes until now. There were some comments on the evolution of bipedalism that were noteworthy. Concerning his ... Read full review

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Review: The ghost in the brain - 12 May 1990 - New Scientist
Evolution of the Brain: Creation of the Self by Sir John C. Eccles, Routledge, pp 298, Pounds sterling 30 THE evolution of the human brain, with its.
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"John Eccles on Mind and Brain" by David Pratt
Evolution of the Brain, Creation of the Self , p. 241. According to Eccles, we have a nonmaterial mind or self which acts upon, and is influenced by, ...
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THE MIND MYSTERY - New York Times
THE MIND MYSTERY. By PHILIP KITCHER; PHILIP KITCHER IS THE AUTHOR OF ''ABUSING SCIENCE: THE CASE AGAINST CREATIONISM'' AND ''VAULTING AMBITION: SOCIOBIOLOGY ...
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Section II: Hominid Evolution
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Altruism and the Fluctuation of Intelect
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Sir John Eccles has written many books on the development of the human brain.

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