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HOW THE MIND WORKS

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

With verve and clarity, the author of The Language Instinct (1993) offers a thought-challenging explanation of why our minds work the way they do Pinker, director of the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience at MIT, synthesizes cognitive science and evolutionary biology to present the human mind as a system of mental modules designed to solve the problems faced by our evolutionary ancestors in their ... Read full review

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User Review  - William Schram - Goodreads

How the Mind Works is a great book, one that raises questions along with answering them. In its structure it is split into 8 distinct chapters and split further into a number of sub-chapters. The book ... Read full review

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User Review  - Anderson - Goodreads

A huge book attempting to demonstrate that the human mind (and pretty much all humans know as reality) is the product of evolution and does not involve any kind of intelligent design or purposeful ... Read full review

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User Review  - Xiaoming Oaij - Goodreads

Very high level overview if how our noggin operates with insightful examples. Read full review

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User Review  - Ryan - Goodreads

In order to understand ourselves and others in a meaningful and accurate way, we need to be informed on how the human mind works. Steven Pinker lucidly explains what we can know about how the mind ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kevin - Goodreads

When I began the book, he said he would prove that the brain is an evolved organ relies on a lot of very specialized processing equipment. I already believed the former, and I believed that there were ... Read full review

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