Human: The Science Behind What Makes Your Brain Unique
What happened along the evolutionary trail that made humans so unique? In his accessible style, Michael Gazzaniga pinpoints the change that made us thinking, sentient humans different from our predecessors. He explores what makes human brains special, the importance of language and art in defining the human condition, the nature of human consciousness, and even artificial intelligence.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - KirkLowery - LibraryThing
If you're going to read this book, bring a map of the brain's various areas, names and associated functions. Otherwise, it's hard to track all the research that the author summarizes. Gazzaniga is a ... Read full review
HUMAN: The Science Behind What Makes Us UniqueUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
One grand search engine for all the qualities that make Homo sapiens different from other species.Cognitive neuroscientist Gazzaniga (Psychology/Univ. of California, Santa Barbara; The Ethical Brain ... Read full review