The Master and His Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World Kindle Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-0300148787
ISBN-10: 030014878X
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Editorial Reviews


'A landmark new book ... it tells a story you need to hear, of where we live now.'

--Bryan Appleyard, Sunday Times

From the Back Cover

'A seminal book.' -- Professor Ervin László, Huffington Post

'McGilchrist's careful analysis of how brains work is a veritable tour de force,gradually and skilfully revealed. I know of no better exposition of thecurrent state of functional brain neuroscience ...' -- Professor WF Bynum,Times Literary Supplement

Others include:

'A landmark new book ... it tells a story you need to hear, of where we live now.' -- Bryan Appleyard, The Sunday Times

'A remarkable book... Its thesis is profoundly interesting.' -- Professor Adam Zeman, Standpoint Magazine --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

Product details

  • Publication Date : December 15, 2009
  • File Size : 2783 KB
  • Word Wise : Enabled
  • Print Length : 855 pages
  • Lending : Not Enabled
  • Publisher : Yale University Press (December 15, 2009)
  • Enhanced Typesetting : Enabled
  • Text-to-Speech : Enabled
  • ASIN : B003ZSHUG6
  • X-Ray : Not Enabled
  • Screen Reader : Supported
  • Language: : English
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.6 out of 5 stars 480 ratings