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A brief history of the mind : from apes to intellect and beyond, William H. Calvin

Label
A brief history of the mind : from apes to intellect and beyond
Title
A brief history of the mind
Title remainder
from apes to intellect and beyond
Statement of responsibility
William H. Calvin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Calvin, William H.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP360.5
LC item number
.C348 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2004 E-196
  • WL 300
NLM item number
C168t 2004
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Human evolution
  • Brain
  • Biological Evolution
  • Intelligence
  • Language
  • Mental Processes
  • Cerveau
  • Neurosciences cognitives
  • Psychologie évolutionniste
  • Homme
  • Cognitieve processen
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Cerveau
  • Évolution (Biologie)
  • Psychologie évolutionniste
  • Évolution de l'homme
  • Neuroscience cognitive
  • Esprit
  • Brain
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Human evolution
Label
A brief history of the mind : from apes to intellect and beyond, William H. Calvin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-206) and index
Contents
When chimpanzees think : the way we were 7 million years ago? -- Upright posture but ape-sized brains : in the woodland between forest and savanna -- Triple startups about 2.5 million years ago : flickering climate, toolmaking, and bigger brains -- Homo erectus ate well : adding more meat to the diet fueled the first out of Africa -- The second brain boom : what kicked in, almost 750,000 years ago? -- Neanderthals and our pre-sapiens ancestors : two-stage toolmaking and what it says about thought -- Homo sapiens without the modern mind : the big brain but no much to show for it -- Structured thought finally appears : the curb-cut principle and emerging higher intellectual function -- From Africa to everywhere : was the still-full-of-bugs prototype what spread around the world? -- How creativity manages the mixups : higher intellectual function and the search for coherence -- Civilizing ourselves : from planting to writing to mind medicine -- What's sudden about the mind's big bang? : the moderns somehow got their act together -- Imagining the house of cards : inventing new levels of organization on the fly -- The future of the augmented mind : a combustible mixture of ignorance and power?
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 219 p.
Isbn
9780195182484
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
^^2003053093
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52216297
  • (OCoLC)ocm52216297^
Label
A brief history of the mind : from apes to intellect and beyond, William H. Calvin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-206) and index
Contents
When chimpanzees think : the way we were 7 million years ago? -- Upright posture but ape-sized brains : in the woodland between forest and savanna -- Triple startups about 2.5 million years ago : flickering climate, toolmaking, and bigger brains -- Homo erectus ate well : adding more meat to the diet fueled the first out of Africa -- The second brain boom : what kicked in, almost 750,000 years ago? -- Neanderthals and our pre-sapiens ancestors : two-stage toolmaking and what it says about thought -- Homo sapiens without the modern mind : the big brain but no much to show for it -- Structured thought finally appears : the curb-cut principle and emerging higher intellectual function -- From Africa to everywhere : was the still-full-of-bugs prototype what spread around the world? -- How creativity manages the mixups : higher intellectual function and the search for coherence -- Civilizing ourselves : from planting to writing to mind medicine -- What's sudden about the mind's big bang? : the moderns somehow got their act together -- Imagining the house of cards : inventing new levels of organization on the fly -- The future of the augmented mind : a combustible mixture of ignorance and power?
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xx, 219 p.
Isbn
9780195182484
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
^^2003053093
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52216297
  • (OCoLC)ocm52216297^

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