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The Resource The master and his emissary : the divided brain and the making of the Western world, Iain McGilchrist

The master and his emissary : the divided brain and the making of the Western world, Iain McGilchrist

Label
The master and his emissary : the divided brain and the making of the Western world
Title
The master and his emissary
Title remainder
the divided brain and the making of the Western world
Statement of responsibility
Iain McGilchrist
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
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McGilchrist, Iain
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Cerebral dominance
  • Civilization, Western
  • Dominance, Cerebral
  • Cerebrum
  • Cultural Evolution
  • Social Change
  • Western World
Label
The master and his emissary : the divided brain and the making of the Western world, Iain McGilchrist
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [463]-522) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Asymmetry and the brain -- What do the two hemispheres 'do'? -- Language, truth, and music -- The nature of the two worlds -- The primacy of the right hemisphere -- The triumph of the left hemisphere -- Imitation and the evolution of culture -- The ancient world -- The Renaissance and the Reformation -- The Enlightenment -- Romanticism and the Industrial Revolution -- The modern and post-modern worlds
Control code
632079712
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
ix, 534 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300168921
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)632079712
Label
The master and his emissary : the divided brain and the making of the Western world, Iain McGilchrist
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [463]-522) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Asymmetry and the brain -- What do the two hemispheres 'do'? -- Language, truth, and music -- The nature of the two worlds -- The primacy of the right hemisphere -- The triumph of the left hemisphere -- Imitation and the evolution of culture -- The ancient world -- The Renaissance and the Reformation -- The Enlightenment -- Romanticism and the Industrial Revolution -- The modern and post-modern worlds
Control code
632079712
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
ix, 534 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300168921
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)632079712

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