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The Resource The artful mind : cognitive science and the riddle of human creativity, edited by Mark Turner, (electronic book)

The artful mind : cognitive science and the riddle of human creativity, edited by Mark Turner, (electronic book)

Label
The artful mind : cognitive science and the riddle of human creativity
Title
The artful mind
Title remainder
cognitive science and the riddle of human creativity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mark Turner
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
All normal human beings alive in the last fifty thousand years appear to have possessed, in Mark Turner's phrase, "irrepressibly artful minds." Cognitively modern minds produced a staggering list of behavioral singularities--science, religion, mathematics, language, advanced tool use, decorative dress, dance, culture, art--that seems to indicate a mysterious and unexplained discontinuity between us and all other living things. This brute fact gives rise to some tantalizing questions: How did the artful mind emerge? What are the basic mental operations that make art possible for us no
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
701.15
Index
index present
LC call number
N71
LC item number
.A762 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Turner, Mark
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art
  • Cognition
  • Creative ability
Label
The artful mind : cognitive science and the riddle of human creativity, edited by Mark Turner, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10160502
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 314 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780195306361
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The artful mind : cognitive science and the riddle of human creativity, edited by Mark Turner, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10160502
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 314 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780195306361
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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