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Social brain, distributed mind

Author: R I M Dunbar; Clive Gamble; John Gowlett
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press for the British Academy, 2010.
Series: Proceedings of the British Academy, 158.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume explores how hominin 'brains' became recognisably human 'minds', comparing perspectives from the humanities, social, and biological sciences. New ideas associated with the social brain  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Congressi
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R I M Dunbar; Clive Gamble; John Gowlett
ISBN: 9780197264522 0197264522
OCLC Number: 878724103
Notes: Atti della conferenza tenutasi a Londra nel 2008.
Description: xviii, 528 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: FRAMING THE ISSUES: EVOLUTION OF THE SOCIAL BRAIN ; THE NATURE OF NETWORK: BONDS OF SOCIALITY ; EVOLVING BONDS OF SOCIALITY ; THE REACH OF THE BRAIN: MODERN HUMANS AND DISTRIBUTED MINDS ; TESTING THE PAST: ARCHAEOLOGY AND THE SOCIAL BRAIN IN PAST ACTION
Series Title: Proceedings of the British Academy, 158.
Responsibility: edited by Robin Dunbar, Clive Gamble, John Gowlett.

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There is much of value to this volume. * April Nowell, Antiquity. *

 
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