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Thought : a very short introduction

Author: Tim Bayne
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Series: Very short introductions, 343.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"In this lively Very Short Introduction, Tim Bayne explores the nature of thought. Drawing on research from philosophy, psychology, neuroscience, and anthropology, he examines what we know--and what we don't know--about one of the defining features of human nature: our capacity for thought."--Page 2 of cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Bayne
ISBN: 9780199601721 0199601720
OCLC Number: 809617056
Description: 126 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Contents: What is thought? --
The mechanical mind --
The inner sanctum --
Brute thought --
'They don't think like we do' --
Thought gone wrong --
The ethics of thought --
The limits of thought.
Series Title: Very short introductions, 343.
Responsibility: Tim Bayne.

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In this lively Very Short Introduction, Tim Bayne looks at the nature of thought. Exploring questions such as 'What are thoughts?' and 'How is thought realized in the brain?', he draws on research in  Read more...

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