Synaptic Substrates of the Implicit and Explicit Self
Format: Journal Article
Publication Year: n/a
Source ID: shanti-sources-22741
Zotero Collections: Contexts of Contemplation Project
Abstract: Synaptic Self How Our Brains Become Who We Are. Joseph LeDoux. Viking, New York, 2002. 416 pp. $29.95, C$43.99. ISBN 0-670-03028-7. LeDoux combines perspectives from neuroscience, philosophy, literature, and the history of science to explain how human personalities are created by our brains (and, in particular, by the synaptic connectivity within them).