Brendan Wallace, with a background in psychology, demonstrates that the key claims of Evolutionary Psychology (EP), popularised by Steven Pinker and others, are based on the 'brain is a digital computer' argument. He then argues that as we now know this model of the brain will not work, therefore EP won't work either, since it is based on a fallacious view of the mind/brain. The book, which is written in a reader friendly but rigorous style, is a timely assault on one of the most fashionable philosophies of mind currently 'out there'.Why Evolutionary Psychology Wona#39;t Work Brendan Wallace ... Cambridge: Cambridge University Press American Heritage Dictionary (accessed 2009) Definition of Algorithm Online: http://dictionary referencecom/browse/ algorithm Barker, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Getting Darwin Wrong|
|Publisher||:||Andrews UK Limited - 2013-07-24|