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Doubt and certainty in science; a biologist's reflections on the brain.

Author: J Z Young
Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, 1960.
Series: A Galaxy Book, GB34; Reith lectures, 1950.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Young, J.Z. (John Zachary), 1907-
Doubt and certainty in science.
New York, Oxford University Press, 1960
(OCoLC)644811506
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Z Young
OCLC Number: 5866347
Description: 168 pages illustrations 21 cm.
Contents: Lecture 1: The biologist's approach to man --
Comment --
lecture 2: Brains as machines --
Comment --
lecture 3:The human calculating machine --
lecture 4:The establishment of certainty --
Comment on lectures 3 and 4 --
lecture 5: How we learn to communicate --
lecture 6: The changing symbols of science --
Comment on lectures 5 and 6 --
lecture 7:The mechanistic interpretation of life --
Comment --
Made in what image?
Series Title: A Galaxy Book, GB34; Reith lectures, 1950.

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