ZIMMER, C: Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the of the Brain–and How It Changed the World

Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the of the Brain--and How It Changed the World, book coverZimmer, Carl. Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the of the Brain–and How It Changed the World. Free Press, 2004. ISBN: 0743230388. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket with slight edge wear. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26059) $12.00

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Story of Thomas Willis, Christopher Wren, and the others involved in the 17th century birth of neurological research. Illustrated. Deckle edge. 366p. Index. References. Illustrated.

TRIMBLE: MR: The Intentional Brain: Motion, Emotion, and the Development of Modern Neuropsychiatry

Trimble, Michael R. The Intentional Brain: Motion, Emotion, and the Development of Modern Neuropsychiatry. Johns Hopkins Press, 2016. ISBN: 9781421419497. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket.Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26032) $16.00

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Illustrated. References. 308p. Examines culture and mind–brain relations from ancient times to the present, with an emphasis on the romantic era of the 19th century.

VALIANT, L: Probably Approximately Correct: Nature’s Algorithms for Learning and Prospering in a Complex World

Valiant, Leslie. Probably Approximately Correct: Nature’s Algorithms for Learning and Prospering in a Complex World. Basic Books, 2013. ISBN: 9780465032716. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket.Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26024) $12.00

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Illustrated. 195p. Index. Glossary. Notes and References. Computer scientist Leslie Valiant draws on his background as a machine learning expert to argue that evolution is a subset of learning processes.

SCIENCE MAGAZINE: Volume 355, No. 6328, 3 March 2017

SCIENCE MAGAZINE: Volume 355, No. 6328, 3 March 2017, coverAAAS. Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6328, 3 March 2017). American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017. Unmarked text. pp881-988. Very Good. Paperback. (#26012) $10.00

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Features hidden marine habitats. Also a close look at speciation, superconducting junction laser, an opioid without the side effects, and more.

SCIENCE MAGAZINE: Volume 355, No. 6327, 24 February 2017

SCIENCE MAGAZINE: Volume 355, No. 6327, 24 February 2017, book cover AAAS. Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6327, 24 February 2017). American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017. Unmarked text. pp769-880. Very Good. Paperback. (#26011) $10.00

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Features Gordon Research conferences (clusters, nanostructures, and more). Also Greenland’s ecology, 1939 defense of basic research resonates today, predicting what people will smell, and more.

SCIENCE MAGAZINE: Volume 355, No. 6326, 17 February 2017

SCIENCE MAGAZINE: Volume 355, No. 6326, 17 February 2017, book cover AAAS Science Magazine (Volume 355, No. 6326, 17 February 2017). American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017. Unmarked text. pp661-768.

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Features marine hygiene, seagrasses suppress pathogens. Also includes the birth pains of the CRISPR industry, organic material on an asteroid, safeguarding government science in the US, and more.

WADE, N: Faces of Psychology. Perception Supplement 1, Volume 21

Wade, Nicholas. Faces of Psychology. Perception Supplement 1, Volume 21. 1992. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#25920) $35.00

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Signed by author to previous owner. Faces and summaries include John Locke, Leibniz, Goethe, Charles Wheatstone, Helmholtz, William James, Karl Pearson, Shinobu Ishihara, Jean Piaget, and others. 107p. Index.