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Connections

Brain, Mind and Culture in a Social Anthropology

By Stephen P. Reyna

Routledge – 2002 – 240 pages

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    978-0-415-27155-4
    February 28th 2002
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Description

Have you ever wondered how the internal space of our brain connects with the external space of society? Drawing on hermeneutics and neuroscience Stephen Reyna develops an anthropological theory that explains the relationship between the biological and the cultural.

Recent popular interest in the brain is evident, and now social anthropologists are starting to consider connections between science and anthropology. Reyna is an anthropologist prepared to tackle big and difficult questions. This accessibly written book will cause quite a stir in anthropology, and will appeal to those interested in the mysteries of the brain.

Author Bio

Stephen P. Reyna is Professor of Anthropology at the University of New Hampshire, USA and a Visiting Senior Research Professor at the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Germany.

Name: Connections: Brain, Mind and Culture in a Social Anthropology (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Stephen P. Reyna. Have you ever wondered how the internal space of our brain connects with the external space of society? Drawing on hermeneutics and neuroscience Stephen Reyna develops an anthropological theory that explains the relationship between the biological and...
Categories: Cognitive Neuropsychology, Anthropology - Soc Sci