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ISBN: 1423374207 / ISBN-13: 9781423374206

Proust Was a Neuroscientist


Is science the only path to knowledge? In this sparkling and provocative book Jonah Lehrer, author of The Decisive Moment, explains that when it ... Show synopsis

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  • Proust Was a Neuroscientist (Brilliance Corporation) – Audiobook CD (2008)
    by Jonah Lehrer, Dan John Miller (Read by)

    Proust Was a Neuroscientist

    Audiobook CD, Brilliance Corporation

    ISBN: 1423374207
    ISBN-13: 9781423374206

    In this debut work, Lehrer argues that science is not the only path to knowledge. Focusing on a group of artists, Lehrer shows how each one had discovered an essential truth about the human mind that science is only now rediscovering. Unabridged. 7 CDs.

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Two cultures?

by abba on Mar 5, 2009

I know nothing about neuroscience so I'm no judge of whether Lehrer's discussion of that field is valid. Despite the high-sounding title, his book is lucidly written and quite charming. It seems to me he stretches his connections between art and neuroscience quite a bit, but his point about the deeper scientific truth that the artists know , consiously or not, is interesting. Art and science can illuminate each other. They don't have to be at odds.

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