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              The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature
                

              The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature (EPUB ebook)

              By Pinker, Steven

              Argues that the biological understanding of human nature threatens humane values. This book reveals positive arguments for the compatibility of biology and humanism.

              ISBN 9780141925912
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              Published 5 June 2003 by Penguin
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              Turing's Cathedral: The Origins of the Digital Universe
                

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              By Dyson, George

              In 1945 a small group of brilliant engineers and mathematicians gathered at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, determined to build a computer that would make Alan Turing's theory of a 'universal machine' reality. This bok is the story behind how the PC, ipod, smartpho ...

              ISBN 9780718194505
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              Published 1 March 2012 by Penguin
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              The Fellowship: The Story of a Revolution
                

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              By Gribbin, John

              Seventeenth-century England was racked by civil war, plague, and fire. A series of meetings of natural philosophers' in Oxford and London saw the beginning of a method of thinking based on proof and experiment. This is account of this unparalleled time of discovery explores the i ...

              ISBN 9780141902944
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              Published 29 June 2006 by Penguin
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              The Essential Difference: Men, Women and the Extreme Male Brain
                

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              By Baron-Cohen, Simon

              Shows that, on average, male and female minds are of a slightly different character. This title states that men tend to be better at analysing systems (better systemisers), while women tend to be better at reading the emotions of other people (better empathisers).

              ISBN 9780141909448
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              Published 4 March 2004 by Penguin
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              The Diversity of Life
                

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              By Wilson, Edward O.

              Tells the great story of how life on earth evolved. This work describes how the species of the world became diverse, and why the threat to this diversity is beyond the scope of anything we have known before. It also addresses the explosion of the field of conservation biology and ...

              ISBN 9780141931739
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              Published 26 April 2001 by Penguin
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              The Private Life of the Brain
                

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              By Greenfield, Susan

              As our minds develop we create a personalized inner world based on our experiences. But during periods of intense emotion, such as anger, fear or euphoria, we can literally lose our mind, returning to the mental state we experienced as infants. This book intends to answer how our ...

              ISBN 9780141937878
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              Published 28 February 2002 by Penguin
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              Wider Than the Sky: A Revolutionary View of Consciousness
                

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              By Edelman, Gerald M.

              In this, his first book aimed at the general reader, Gerald Edelman describes how consciousness arises in complex brains and how it is related to evolution, to the development of the self, and to the origins of feelings, learning, and memory. Edelman's theories offer a solution t ...

              ISBN 9780141937564
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              Published 30 June 2005 by Penguin
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              Consciousness: How Matter Becomes Imagination
                

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              By Edelman, Gerald M.; Tononi, Giulio

              What goes on in our heads when we have a thought? This book presents an empirically-supported theory of consciousness. It applies the resources and insights of modern neuroscience to experiments that detect the changes in brain activity.

              ISBN 9780141933368
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              Published 28 November 2013 by Penguin
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              The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time and the Texture of Reality
                

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              By Greene, Brian

              'A magnificent challenge to conventional ideas' Financial Times 'I thoroughly enjoyed this book. It manages to be both challenging and entertaining: it is highly recommended' the Independent '(Greene) send(s) the reader's imagination hurtling through the universe on an astonishin ...

              ISBN 9780141959955
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              Published 24 February 2005 by Penguin
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              Pandora's Seed: The Unforeseen Cost of Civilization
                

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              By Wells, Spencer

              In the Western world we are more comfortable than ever before. So why aren't we happier or healthier? This title uses the research to show the answer lies in our hunter-gatherer roots. On a globe-trotting journey, it illustrates how we can learn from our ancestors how to thrive i ...

              ISBN 9780141967394
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              Published 3 June 2010 by Penguin
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