Books con argomento Neurosciences
Neuroscience of Birdsong
Zeigler H. Philip (EDT)
Marler Peter (EDT)
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana Cambridge Univ Pr (Hardcover)
Speech has long been thought of as a uniquely defining characteristic of humans. Yet song birds, like humans, communicate using learned signals (song, speech) that are acquired from their parents by a process of vocal imitation. Both song and speech begin as amorphous vocalizations (subsong, babble) that are gradually...
Philosophy, Neuroscience, and Consciousness
edizioni McGill Queens Univ collana McGill Queens Univ (Paperback)
This introduction to these and many of the other problems posed by consciousness discusses the most important work of cognitive science, neurophysiology and philosophy of the past thirty years and presents an up-to-date assessment of the issues and debates. CONTENTS: Preface and acknowledgements Introduction: problems...