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The mindful brain : cortical organization and the group-selective theory of higher brain function

Author: Gerald M Edelman; Vernon B Mountcastle; Neurosciences Research Program.
Publisher: Cambridge : MIT Press, 1982, ©1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st MIT Press pbk. ed., 1982View all editions and formats
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A proposal by two eminent biological scientists for a mechanism whereby mind becomes manifest from the operations of brain tissue.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald M Edelman; Vernon B Mountcastle; Neurosciences Research Program.
ISBN: 0262550075 9780262550079 026205020X 9780262050203
OCLC Number: 8973736
Notes: Based on papers presented at the fourth intensive study program of the Neurosciences Research Program, held in June 1977.
Description: 100 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Gerald M. Edelman, Vernon B. Mountcastle ; introd. by Francis O. Schmitt.

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