Other Minds

Author: Peter Godfrey-Smith
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0374712808
Size: 25.98 MB
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In Other Minds, Peter Godfrey-Smith, a distinguished philosopher of science and a skilled scuba diver, tells a bold new story of how subjective experience crept into being—how nature became aware of itself.

The Soul Of An Octopus

Author: Sy Montgomery
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501161148
Size: 74.27 MB
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By turns funny, entertaining, touching, and profound, The Soul of an Octopus reveals what octopuses can teach us about the meeting of two very different minds.

Octopus

Author: Katherine Harmon Courage
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698137671
Size: 46.66 MB
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Katherine Harmon Courage dives into the mystifying underwater world of the octopus and reports on her research around the world.

From Bacteria To Bach And Back The Evolution Of Minds

Author: Daniel C. Dennett
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393242080
Size: 12.11 MB
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Part philosophical whodunit, part bold scientific conjecture, this landmark work enlarges themes that have sustained Dennett’s legendary career at the forefront of philosophical thought.

Built On Bones

Author: Brenna Hassett
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472922956
Size: 17.34 MB
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Why would anyone choose this? This is one of the many intriguing questions tackled by Brenna Hassett in Built on Bones.

Are We Smart Enough To Know How Smart Animals Are

Author: Frans de Waal
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393246191
Size: 65.93 MB
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A New York Times Bestseller From world-renowned biologist and primatologist Frans de Waal, a groundbreaking work on animal intelligence destined to become a classic.

Kraken

Author: Wendy Williams
Publisher: Abrams
ISBN: 1613120850
Size: 31.88 MB
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Kraken is the traditional name for gigantic sea monsters, and this book introduces one of the most charismatic, enigmatic, and curious inhabitants of the sea: the squid.

Cephalopod Behaviour

Author: Roger T. Hanlon
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521645836
Size: 38.15 MB
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This 1996 book examines that behaviour, summarizing field and laboratory data from a wide variety of sources in a comprehensive account of the life of cephalopods in their natural habitats.

The Measure Of All Minds

Author: José Hernández-Orallo
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107153011
Size: 79.55 MB
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Using algorithmic information theory as a foundation, the book elaborates on the evaluation of perceptual, developmental, social, verbal and collective features and critically analyzes what the future of intelligence might look like.