How the Mind Works

How the Mind Works
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Steven Pinker transcends the Water Babies school of brain science, but in some places only just. He is as keen on what evolution can do as was Charles Kingsley. That, in the broad sense, the mind evolved is not at all surprising.

How The Mind Works

It had as little choice in the matter as did the kidney. Because of evolution, the parent of creatures as unlikely as the tree-kangaroo and the AIDS virus, the human brain does unexpected and at first sight mysterious things. Pinker does his best to put the balance right.

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History may not contain everything the brain does, but it defines the limits within which it is obliged to work. Suddenly, from each a giraffe or a racing car pops out. They come from our ability to see in stereo, perhaps a relic of a life surrounded by millions of identical leaves from which a juicy insect had to be distinguished.

How the Mind Works

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Details if other :. Words and Rules. Special Projects: Democracy's Promise. The former asserts that the mind is the computational product of the brain. In spite of that i have been able to learn how to repair power tools for an entire factory complex in one month even though i had no previous experience in that field. Stanford report.

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