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The ethical brain

Author: Michael S Gazzaniga
Publisher: New York : Dana Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Includes information on Alzheimer's disease, beliefs and believing, children, computer technology, drug enhancements of the brain, drug use and abuse, elderly persons, embryos, emotion, evolution, free will, genetics, brain hemispheres, intelligence, lying and lie detection, memory, religious factors, stem cell research time factors, etc.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gazzaniga, Michael S.
Ethical brain.
New York : Dana Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)607600580
Online version:
Gazzaniga, Michael S.
Ethical brain.
New York : Dana Press, ©2005
(OCoLC)608383358
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael S Gazzaniga
ISBN: 1932594019 9781932594010 0060884738 9780060884734
OCLC Number: 56982463
Description: xix, 201 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. I. Life-span neuroethics. Conferring moral status on an embryo --
The aging brain --
pt. II. Brain enhancement. Better brains through genes --
Training the brain --
Shaping the smart brain with drugs --
pt. III. Free will, personal responsibility and the law. My brain made me do it --
Antisocial thoughts and the right to privacy --
The brain produces a poor autobiography --
pt. IV. The nature of moral beliefs and the concept of universal ethics. The believing brain --
Toward a universal ethics.
Responsibility: Michael S. Gazzaniga.
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Includes information on Alzheimer's disease, beliefs and believing, children, computer technology, drug enhancements of the brain, drug use and abuse, elderly persons, embryos, emotion, evolution, free will, genetics, brain hemispheres, intelligence, lying and lie detection, memory, religious factors, stem cell research time factors, etc.

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