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Bright air, brilliant fire

on the matter of the mind

by Gerald M. Edelman

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by BasicBooks in [New York, N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mind and body,
  • Neuropsychology,
  • Philosophy of mind

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-266) and index.

    StatementGerald M. Edelman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF161 .E34 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 280 p. :
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1567975M
    ISBN 100465052452
    LC Control Number91055454

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