The Birth of the Mind: How a Tiny Number of Genes Creates The Complexities of Human Thought

Basic Books (Nov 30, 2004)
Paperback – 288 pages
ISBN: 0465044069 / 9780465044061
In The Birth of the Mind, award-winning cognitive scientist Gary Marcus irrevocably alters the nature vs. nurture debate by linking the findings of the Human Genome Project to the development of the brain. Scientists have long struggled to understand how a tiny number of genes could contain the i...