The Mind-Body Problem

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Penguin Books, 1993 - Fiction - 275 pages
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A smart, funny book about a young Jewish woman who is studying philosophy and who marries an older man, a math prodigy who is a bit ‘slow’ socially. The question asked at the outset of the book is ... Read full review

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I picked up this book, knowing nothing about it, after hearing Rebecca Goldstein speak at a conference on consciousness. I had no expectations, knowing nothing of either the author or this novel. I ... Read full review

Contents

THE QUESTION I
5
THE COURTSHIP I
18
THE HONEYMOON I 8l 5 REALITY I
125
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Rebecca Newberger Goldstein is the author of "Incompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Godel" and of six works of fiction, including "The Mind-Body Problem, Mazel," and "Properties of Light." A fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, she has received many awards for her fiction and scholarship, including a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Fellowship. She lives in Massachusetts.

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