The Self and Its Brain
Eccles (John)
Source: Eccles - Evolution of the Brain, Creation of the Self, Chapter 9
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Sections

  1. Anatomically observed asymmetries – 194
  2. Functional asymmetries – 195
  3. The modular design of the cerebral neocortex – 200
  4. The evolutionary pinnacle: the dawn of self-consciousness1 – 201
  5. The unity of the self – 204
  6. Commissurotomy2 – 205
  7. The evolutionary significance of the cerebral asymmetry – 210
  8. Developmental and structural indications of neocortex having a late evolutionary origin and a late ontogenesis: the neo-neocortex – 211

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