Naturalizing Cognition: The Integration of Cognitive Science and Biology

Arthur M. Glenberg

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Descartes drove a wedge between human cognition and biology. Cognitive neuroscience is beginning to bridge the gap, and the application of mirror neuron theory to a range of problems in psychology has demonstrated the possibility of developing an understanding that spans from neural anatomy to language and empathy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R802-R804
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number18
StatePublished - Sep 19 2006
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences


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