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The Resource The evolution of consciousness : of Darwin, Freud, and cranial fire : the origins of the way we think, Robert Ornstein ; line illustrations by Ted Dewan

The evolution of consciousness : of Darwin, Freud, and cranial fire : the origins of the way we think, Robert Ornstein ; line illustrations by Ted Dewan

Label
The evolution of consciousness : of Darwin, Freud, and cranial fire : the origins of the way we think
Title
The evolution of consciousness
Title remainder
of Darwin, Freud, and cranial fire : the origins of the way we think
Statement of responsibility
Robert Ornstein ; line illustrations by Ted Dewan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLE
Dewey number
155.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF701
LC item number
.O76 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The evolution of consciousness : of Darwin, Freud, and cranial fire : the origins of the way we think, Robert Ornstein ; line illustrations by Ted Dewan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previously published: New York : Prentice Hall, 1991
  • "A Touchstone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 288-299) and index
Contents
Aristotle is a hamburger -- The designer and the mind -- How evolution works : the discovery of the process -- Body building and mind building : a very brief interlude in the long human history -- The mind Caesura -- Cranial fire -- Why Darwin is the central scientist of the modern age -- Feeling fit -- That SOB within us (same old brain) -- The mind of the individual and the individual mind -- How the world develops the mind -- The divided brain and its divided minds -- How the brain knows what you're doing before you do -- The self itself -- The mind is a world-processing system -- The eye's mind : how we discern the world -- Making up your mind : the process of unconscious interpretation -- Why memories are an illusion -- The dream of the dream -- Mind in place and mind out of place -- Interpreting our selves -- On rationality and adaptation -- Observing the conscious self -- Knowing the individual simpletons -- Ready for the tiger -- Conscious evolution
Control code
27130633
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone ed.
Extent
xiv, 305 p.
Isbn
9780671792244
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)27130633
Label
The evolution of consciousness : of Darwin, Freud, and cranial fire : the origins of the way we think, Robert Ornstein ; line illustrations by Ted Dewan
Publication
Note
  • Previously published: New York : Prentice Hall, 1991
  • "A Touchstone book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 288-299) and index
Contents
Aristotle is a hamburger -- The designer and the mind -- How evolution works : the discovery of the process -- Body building and mind building : a very brief interlude in the long human history -- The mind Caesura -- Cranial fire -- Why Darwin is the central scientist of the modern age -- Feeling fit -- That SOB within us (same old brain) -- The mind of the individual and the individual mind -- How the world develops the mind -- The divided brain and its divided minds -- How the brain knows what you're doing before you do -- The self itself -- The mind is a world-processing system -- The eye's mind : how we discern the world -- Making up your mind : the process of unconscious interpretation -- Why memories are an illusion -- The dream of the dream -- Mind in place and mind out of place -- Interpreting our selves -- On rationality and adaptation -- Observing the conscious self -- Knowing the individual simpletons -- Ready for the tiger -- Conscious evolution
Control code
27130633
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Touchstone ed.
Extent
xiv, 305 p.
Isbn
9780671792244
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)27130633

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