Feb 22, 2007
Brain Science #6 discusses the book The First Idea: How
Symbols, Language, and Intelligence Evolved From Our Primate
Ancestors to Modern Humans, by Stanley I Greenspan, MD and
Stuart G. Shanker, D. PHIL.
The basic premise of this book is that emotions are intimately related to the development of language and...
Feb 8, 2007
Brain Science Podcast #5 Consciousness: I start out by accidentally calling this episode 6. This is our first exploration of the big question of consciousness. We start with a brief review of some key philosophical questions, which include the so-called hard problem of how the physical brain can produce subjective...