Dark Matter Of The Mind

Author: Daniel L. Everett
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022640143X
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Flying in the face of major trends in Evolutionary Psychology and related fields, he offers a provocative and compelling argument in this book that the only thing humans are hardwired for is freedom: freedom from evolutionary instinct and ...

Dark Matter Of The Mind

Author: Daniel L. Everett
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022607076X
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This book is an exploration of interrelationships among culture, language, and the individual unconscious (the dark matter of the mind ), how these feed into a sense of self, and implications for the notion of human nature.

Dark Matter Of The Mind

Author: Daniel L. Everett
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226526782
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Flying in the face of major trends in Evolutionary Psychology and related fields, he offers a provocative and compelling argument in this book that the only thing humans are hardwired for is freedom: freedom from evolutionary instinct and ...

How Language Began The Story Of Humanity S Greatest Invention

Author: Daniel L. Everett
Publisher: Liveright Publishing
ISBN: 087140477X
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Daniel L. Everett, a “bombshell” linguist and “instant folk hero” (Tom Wolfe, Harper’s), provides in this sweeping history a comprehensive examination of the evolutionary story of language, from the earliest speaking attempts by ...

Language

Author: Daniel L. Everett
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307907023
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Drawing on the Wari’ language of Brazil, Everett explains that speakers of all languages, in constructing their stories, omit things that all members of the culture understand.

Don T Sleep There Are Snakes

Author: Daniel Everett
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 1847651224
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Although Daniel Everett was a missionary, far from converting the Pirahãs, they converted him.

Unthought

Author: N. Katherine Hayles
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022644791X
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N. Katherine Hayles is known for breaking new ground at the intersection of the sciences and the humanities.

Educating Intuition

Author: Robin M. Hogarth
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226348605
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In Educating Intuition, Robin M. Hogarth lays bare this mysterious process so fundamental to daily life by offering the first comprehensive overview of what the science of psychology can tell us about intuition—where it comes from, how it ...

Tacit And Explicit Knowledge

Author: Harry Collins
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226113825
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The intermixing of the three kinds of tacit knowledge has led to confusion in the past; Collins’s book will at last unravel the complexities of the idea.