+44 1803 865913
By: Antonio Damasio
355 pages, no illustrations
Developing the themes of Descartes' Error and The Feeling of What Happens, Damasio investigates the relationship between the brain/mind and the emotions, arguing that the latter have not only evolved to aid survival and regulate internal processes, but have also motivated and shaped cultural achievement. He sees in Spinoza a forerunner of the increasingly influential school of thought which rejects the cognitive isolation of the brain - for which Descartes, by contrast, can be held in no small degree to be responsible - and promotes a deep integration of affect, consciousness and memory.
There are currently no reviews for this book. Be the first to review this book!
Your orders support book donation projects
Many thanks, your customer service is certainly something to be proud of.
Search and browse over 110,000 wildlife and science products
Multi-currency. Secure worldwide shipping
Wildlife, science and conservation since 1985