How the Mind Works (Audio)
Publish date: November 8th 2011
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Edition language: English
, Popular Science
Yup, definitely one for the re-read pile! It's gonna take me a couple of more reads for everything to sink in because not only does Pinker cover so much territory but the concepts aren't always easy to grasp. Definitely a 5 star listen!
Steven Pinker does for neuroscience/psychology what Jared Diamond did for evolutionary natural history, Rachel Carson did for environmental biology, Stephen Hawking did for physics etc etc etc. "the" name in a popular rewrite of brain science, Pinker's work is not absolutely even/mind-enrapturing (t...
This takes me a long time to finish this book. Probably because I decided to leave this book at home and only read this at night.First off, Steven Pinker is as brillant as ever. He explains a lot of about our minds, and how common sense is not common. He compared the human mind with machine computat...
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