Book Discussion on Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the Brain

Carl Zimmer talked about his book, Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the Brain--and How it Changed the World, published by The Free… read more

Carl Zimmer talked about his book, Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the Brain--and How it Changed the World, published by The Free Press. The book examined the way the brain has been perceived throughout history. Mr. Zimmer discussed the views of the Catholic Church, British philosopher Sir Henry More, Leonardo da Vinci, and Thomas Willis (considered the founder of modern neurology). He also responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Soul Made Flesh: The Discovery of the Brain

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Public Affairs Event
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Stanford, California, United States
First Aired:
Mar 20, 2004
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Apr 4, 2004

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  • Mar 20, 2004 | 8:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 04, 2004 | 4:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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