Studies Of Brain Evolution Have Moved Rapidly In Recent Years, Building On The Pioneering Research Of Harry J Jerison This Book Provides State Of The Art Reviews Of Primate Including Human Brain Evolution The Volume Is Divided Into Two Sections, The First Offers New Perspectives On The Developmental, Physiological, Dietary, And Behavioral Correlates Of Brain Enlargement However, It Has Long Been Recognized That Brains Do Not Merely Enlarge Globally As They Evolve, But That Their Cortical And Internal Organization Also Changes In A Process Known As Reorganization Species Specific Adaptations Therefore Have Neurological Substrates That Depend On Than Just Overall Brain Size The Second Section Explores These Neurological Underpinnings For The Senses, Adaptations, And Cognitive Abilities That Are Important For Primates With A Prologue By Stephen J Gould And An Epilogue By Harry J Jerison, This Is An Important New Reference Work For All Those Working On Primate Brain Evolution.
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- 364 pages
- Evolutionary Anatomy of the Primate Cerebral Cortex
- Dean Falk
- 22 November 2019 Dean Falk