The making of human concepts

Human adults appear different from other animals in their ability to form abstract mental representations that go beyond perceptual similarity. This book brings together leading psychologists and neuroscientists to tackle the age-old puzzle of what might be unique about human concepts

Main Author: Mareschal, Denis
Other Authors: Quinn, Paul C., Lea, S. E. G.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2010, c2010
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Summary:Human adults appear different from other animals in their ability to form abstract mental representations that go beyond perceptual similarity. This book brings together leading psychologists and neuroscientists to tackle the age-old puzzle of what might be unique about human concepts
Physical Description:xii, 400 p. ill
ISBN:9780191724152