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The Resource Beyond human nature : how culture and experience shape the human mind, Jesse J. Prinz

Beyond human nature : how culture and experience shape the human mind, Jesse J. Prinz

Label
Beyond human nature : how culture and experience shape the human mind
Title
Beyond human nature
Title remainder
how culture and experience shape the human mind
Statement of responsibility
Jesse J. Prinz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A cognitive scientist describes how the influence of experience and culture can override DNA in an attempt to shatter the myth that illness and addiction are unavoidable as dictated by genetic composition
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prinz, Jesse J
Dewey number
155.2/34
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF161
LC item number
.P745 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mind and body
  • Thought and thinking
Label
Beyond human nature : how culture and experience shape the human mind, Jesse J. Prinz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-387) and index
Contents
The nature-nurture debate -- Where do traits come from? : Putting the genome back in the bottle ; Get smart -- Where does knowledge come from? : What babies know ; Sensible ideas -- Where does language come from? : The gift of the gab ; Words and worlds -- Where does thinking come from? : The Tao of thought ; Gender and geometry -- Where do feelings come from? : Fear and loathing in Micronesia ; Gladness and madness -- Where do values come from? : Coping with cannibalism ; In bed with Darwin
Control code
ocn601108239
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xii, 401 p.
Isbn
9780393347890
Lccn
2012033406
Other control number
40021651247
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)601108239
Label
Beyond human nature : how culture and experience shape the human mind, Jesse J. Prinz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 369-387) and index
Contents
The nature-nurture debate -- Where do traits come from? : Putting the genome back in the bottle ; Get smart -- Where does knowledge come from? : What babies know ; Sensible ideas -- Where does language come from? : The gift of the gab ; Words and worlds -- Where does thinking come from? : The Tao of thought ; Gender and geometry -- Where do feelings come from? : Fear and loathing in Micronesia ; Gladness and madness -- Where do values come from? : Coping with cannibalism ; In bed with Darwin
Control code
ocn601108239
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xii, 401 p.
Isbn
9780393347890
Lccn
2012033406
Other control number
40021651247
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)601108239

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