Biology of the mind

Allman, William F.
December 1992
U.S. News & World Report;12/14/92, Vol. 113 Issue 23, p66
Reports that a handful of philosophers are beginning to show how the biology of the brain can illuminate some of the issues that have vexed scholars for centuries. The nature of mind; The structure of knowledge and the puzzle of consciousness; Technological revolution has enabled scientists to peer into the workings of the brain; Patricia Churchland's new book `The Computational Brain,' co-authored with neurobiologist Terrence Sejnowski; More.


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