Descartes' Error

Descartes' Error

Emotion, Reason, and the Human Brain

Book - 2005
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Damasio takes the reader on a journey of scientific discovery through a series of case studies, demonstrating what many of us have long suspected: emotions are not a luxury, they are essential to rational thinking and to normal social behavior. --from publisher description.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2005
ISBN: 9780143036227
014303622X
Branch Call Number: 153.43 D155d 2005
Characteristics: xxiii, 312 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm

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stewstealth
Jul 15, 2015

A look at the difference ( or lack thereof) of Body,Brain and Mind from a neurological standpoint. This books reviews new (1994 so possibly out of date ) research into how the nervous system and endocrine system influence feelings,emotions and reason. Worth reading if your interested.

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