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The open mind : cold war politics and the sciences of human nature

Author: Jamie Nace Cohen-Cole
Publisher: Chicago ; London The University of Chicago Press 2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback edition 2016View all editions and formats

The Open Mind chronicles the development and promulgation of a scientific vision of the rational, creative, and autonomous self, demonstrating how this self became a defining feature of Cold War  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jamie Nace Cohen-Cole
ISBN: 9780226092164 022609216X 9780226361901 022636190X
OCLC Number: 1108162538
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description: 397 Seiten : Illustrationen, Diagramme ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction The American Mind Chapter 1. Democratic Minds for a Complex Society Chapter 2. The Creative American The Academic Mind Chapter 3. Interdisciplinarity as a Virtue Chapter 4. The Academy as Model of America The Human Mind Chapter 5. Scientists as the Model of Human Nature Chapter 6. Instituting Cognitive Science Chapter 7. Cognitive Theory and the Making of Liberal Americans The Divided Mind Chapter 8. A Fractured Politics of Human Nature Conclusion. The History of the Open Mind Acknowledgments Notes References Index
Responsibility: Jamie Cohen-Cole.


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