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From Bacteria To Bach And Back, Dennett,  Daniel C.
From Bacteria To Bach And Back
Daniel C. Dennett

Paperback $24.99 - Penguin UK
Science - Published: 29/Jan/2018 - ISBN: 9780141978048

Exploring the deep interactions of evolution, brains, and human culture, this landmark work enlarges themes that have sustained Dennett's legendary career at the forefront of philosophical thought. Dennett shows how culture enables reflection by installing a profusion of thinking tools, or memes, in our brains. Language, itself composed of memes, turbocharged this interplay. The result, a mind that can comprehend the questions it poses, emerges from a process of cultural evolution. agenda-setting book in the pursuit of understanding human creativity in all its wondrous applications.

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