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User Review  - MarkBeronte - LibraryThing

Since Descartes famously proclaimed, "I think, therefore I am," science has often overlooked emotions as the source of a person’s true being. Even modern neuroscience has tended, until recently, to ... Read full review

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User Review  - sharder - LibraryThing

Antonio Damasio presents a very central thesis in modern philosophy of mind: the interdependence of mind and body, with an extremely solid argumentation from neurology. Along the way he gives a ... Read full review

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User Review  - jeremylent - LibraryThing

I’ve been reading Damasio “backwards”. One of the first books I read three years ago to try to understand the neuroscientific view of consciousness was Damasio’s The Feeling of What Happens: Body and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Niecierpek - LibraryThing

It's a brilliant book based on interesting research, and as I understand it, quite revolutionary in its scope and theories. Damasio says that there is no dualism between the mind and the body. Our ... Read full review

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The best popular science book I have ever come across.

Review: Descartes' Error: Emotion, Reason and the Human Brain

User Review  - Fi* - Goodreads

One of the best books that i read, if not the best. It's a book where we all insert and a great way to Antonio Damasio explain his theory, which I think, is the best theory about our decision-making ... Read full review


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