The Resource Trees of the brain, roots of the mind, Giorgio A. Ascoli

Trees of the brain, roots of the mind, Giorgio A. Ascoli

Label
Trees of the brain, roots of the mind
Title
Trees of the brain, roots of the mind
Statement of responsibility
Giorgio A. Ascoli
Creator
Contributor
Author
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
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Ascoli, Giorgio A
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP363.3
LC item number
.A83 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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MIT CogNet
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  • Neural circuitry
  • Neural networks (Neurobiology)
  • Neural transmission
  • Mind and body
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Neuroanatomy
  • Synaptic Transmission
  • Theory of Mind
  • Brain
  • Mind and body
  • Neural circuitry
  • Neural networks (Neurobiology)
  • Neural transmission
Label
Trees of the brain, roots of the mind, Giorgio A. Ascoli
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.3.
  • Cells of the Nervous System
  • 1.4.
  • The Conscious Mind
  • 2.
  • Neuron Trees and Network Forests
  • 2.1.
  • Neurons Connect into Networks with Tree-like Processes
  • 2.2.
  • The Roots of the Mind: Scales, Branches, Classes
  • Part I
  • 2.3.
  • Connecting the Dots: Synapses and Their Strength
  • 2.4.
  • Mind-Boggling Numbers of the Brain
  • 3.
  • Transmitting and Processing Information
  • 3.1.
  • The Axon: Signal Transmission
  • 3.2.
  • The Dendrites: Signal Integration
  • Cognitive Philosophy and Neuroscience Basics
  • 3.3.
  • The Adaptive Neuron: Plasticity of the Input/Output Relation
  • 3.4.
  • The Mighty Cable of the Axon
  • part II
  • Dynamics of the Brain-Mind Relationship
  • 4.
  • Activity Patterns and Mental States
  • 4.1.
  • The First Principle of the Brain-Mind Relationship
  • 1.
  • 4.2^
  • Reality, the World, the Brain, and the Mind
  • 1.1.
  • What Is? Materialism, Idealism, and Dualism
  • 1.2.
  • The Brain, an Organ of Many
  • 5.1.
  • The Second Principle of the Brain-Mind Relationship
  • 5.2.
  • Probability versus Capability of Experiencing a Mental State
  • 5.3.
  • Panta Rhei
  • 5.4.
  • To Learn or Not to Learn
  • 6.
  • The Capability of Acquiring New Knowledge
  • 6.1.
  • The Third Principle of the Brain-Mind Relationship
  • 6.2.
  • Learning Is Gated by Background Information
  • 6.3.
  • Learning the Truth
  • 6.4.
  • Arbor Plasticity and Learning: Spatial and Temporal Scales
  • part III
  • A Bucolic View of the Universe
  • We Experience Only a Minute Fraction of Our Possible Mental States
  • 7.
  • Neurobotanical Gardens
  • 7.1.
  • Worms, Flies, and the Rest of Us
  • 7.2.
  • Arbors for All Seasons
  • 7.3.
  • Geographical Diversity and Physique du Role
  • 7.4.
  • Protagonists and Supporters
  • 4.3.
  • 8.
  • Neuron Types
  • 8.1^
  • Knowledge Is Encoded in the Synaptic Connectivity of the Network
  • 4.4.
  • A Far-from-Complete Engram
  • 5.
  • Learning from Experience
  • 9.
  • Brain Branching and the Universe
  • 9.1.
  • The Liquid Jungle
  • 9.2.
  • The Uniqueness of the Individual
  • 9.3.
  • Brain Scans and Super-duper Microscopes
  • 9.4.
  • Neurofuturism: The Code Is the Beginning, Not the End
  • All Neurons Are Different, but Some More Than Others
  • 8.2.
  • There's More Than Meets the Eye
  • 8.3.
  • Location, Location, Location!
  • 8.4.
  • A Multitude of Multitudes
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 232 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262329026
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907290065
  • (OCoLC)ocn907290065
Label
Trees of the brain, roots of the mind, Giorgio A. Ascoli
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.3.
  • Cells of the Nervous System
  • 1.4.
  • The Conscious Mind
  • 2.
  • Neuron Trees and Network Forests
  • 2.1.
  • Neurons Connect into Networks with Tree-like Processes
  • 2.2.
  • The Roots of the Mind: Scales, Branches, Classes
  • Part I
  • 2.3.
  • Connecting the Dots: Synapses and Their Strength
  • 2.4.
  • Mind-Boggling Numbers of the Brain
  • 3.
  • Transmitting and Processing Information
  • 3.1.
  • The Axon: Signal Transmission
  • 3.2.
  • The Dendrites: Signal Integration
  • Cognitive Philosophy and Neuroscience Basics
  • 3.3.
  • The Adaptive Neuron: Plasticity of the Input/Output Relation
  • 3.4.
  • The Mighty Cable of the Axon
  • part II
  • Dynamics of the Brain-Mind Relationship
  • 4.
  • Activity Patterns and Mental States
  • 4.1.
  • The First Principle of the Brain-Mind Relationship
  • 1.
  • 4.2^
  • Reality, the World, the Brain, and the Mind
  • 1.1.
  • What Is? Materialism, Idealism, and Dualism
  • 1.2.
  • The Brain, an Organ of Many
  • 5.1.
  • The Second Principle of the Brain-Mind Relationship
  • 5.2.
  • Probability versus Capability of Experiencing a Mental State
  • 5.3.
  • Panta Rhei
  • 5.4.
  • To Learn or Not to Learn
  • 6.
  • The Capability of Acquiring New Knowledge
  • 6.1.
  • The Third Principle of the Brain-Mind Relationship
  • 6.2.
  • Learning Is Gated by Background Information
  • 6.3.
  • Learning the Truth
  • 6.4.
  • Arbor Plasticity and Learning: Spatial and Temporal Scales
  • part III
  • A Bucolic View of the Universe
  • We Experience Only a Minute Fraction of Our Possible Mental States
  • 7.
  • Neurobotanical Gardens
  • 7.1.
  • Worms, Flies, and the Rest of Us
  • 7.2.
  • Arbors for All Seasons
  • 7.3.
  • Geographical Diversity and Physique du Role
  • 7.4.
  • Protagonists and Supporters
  • 4.3.
  • 8.
  • Neuron Types
  • 8.1^
  • Knowledge Is Encoded in the Synaptic Connectivity of the Network
  • 4.4.
  • A Far-from-Complete Engram
  • 5.
  • Learning from Experience
  • 9.
  • Brain Branching and the Universe
  • 9.1.
  • The Liquid Jungle
  • 9.2.
  • The Uniqueness of the Individual
  • 9.3.
  • Brain Scans and Super-duper Microscopes
  • 9.4.
  • Neurofuturism: The Code Is the Beginning, Not the End
  • All Neurons Are Different, but Some More Than Others
  • 8.2.
  • There's More Than Meets the Eye
  • 8.3.
  • Location, Location, Location!
  • 8.4.
  • A Multitude of Multitudes
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 232 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262329026
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907290065
  • (OCoLC)ocn907290065

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