Patricia Churchland

Patricia Churchland

It seems probable that humans have been on the planet, with much the same brain, for about 250,000 years.More Patricia Churchland quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It seems that the brain has a "small world" architecture - or at least the cortex does. Everything can connect to everything else in a few synaptic steps.More Patricia Churchland quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When philosophers try to understand consciousness, much of what they claim is not conceptual analysis at all, though it may be shopped under that description.More Patricia Churchland quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Knowing about the neurobiological and evolutionary basis for social behavior can soften the arrogance and self-righteousness that often attends discussions of morality. It may help us all to think a little more carefully and rationally.More Patricia Churchland quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Brains are not magical; they are causal machines.More Patricia Churchland quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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