The unravelling of the nature of consciousness - the awareness of being alive - is the ultimate challenge to the enquiring mind and has preoccupied poets, philosophers, writers and scientists throughout the ages. In "The Pinnacle of Life" Professor Denton, poses and discusses significant questions concerning consciousness in both humans and animals.
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From the linguistic capacities of apes to the soliloquy of Hamlet, a popular biologist traces the fascinating evolutionary ascent of consciousness to the pinnacle of life: self-awareness.
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Book Description Harpercollins, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0062511246
Book Description Harpercollins, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0062511246
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800625112491.0