The Mind's New Science: A History Of The Cognitive Revolution

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Basic Books, Aug 5, 2008 - Psychology - 352 pages
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The first full-scale history of cognitive science, this work addresses a central issue: What is the nature of knowledge?
 

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About the author (2008)

Howard Gardner is the John H. and Elisabeth A. Hobbs Professor in Cognition and Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Among numerous honors, Gardner received a MacArthur Prize Fellowship in 1981. In 1990, he was the first American to receive the University of Louisville's Grawemeyer Award in education. In 2000, he was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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