Mapping the Mind
- Publish Date: 2000-04-14
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Rita Carter;Christopher D. Frith
Modern brain scans reveal our thoughts, memories, and moods, as clearly as an X-ray reveals our bones. A person's brain will light up on a scan as it registers a joke. This book examines how these findings can be used as a basis to explain aspects of human culture and behaviour.