Posts Tagged ‘processed0mg’

Thoughts on O’Shea’s The Brain: A Very Short Introduction

Sunday, December 23rd, 2012

Good discussion of lots of technical stuff, including regions of the brain, how nerves work, & artificial neural nets

Gombrich’s A Little History of the World

Monday, November 12th, 2012 A Little History of the World [Hardcover]
E. H. Gombrich (Author)

Not such a good one

Thoughts on The Philosophical Baby by A Gopnik

Sunday, July 29th, 2012

Lots of movie mentions: Momento, Total Recall, Eternal sunshine of the spotless mind, The Matrix (as Plato’s cave)
Claims Murray and Herrnstein’s Bell Curve discredited by Head Start

The Philosophical Baby: What Children’s Minds Tell Us About Truth, Love, and the Meaning of Life
Alison Gopnik