Science's Big Picture // Best Sci-Tech Books 2006
By Gregg Sapp — March 1, 2007
"From our prehistoric past to the promise and perils of our future, the top science titles of 2006 offer plenty to ponder."
The list includes some titles of interest to armchair cognitive scientists, such as (links to WorldCat; reviews on the LJ site):
- Mithen, Steven. The Singing Neanderthals: The Origins of Music, Language, Mind and Body. Harvard Univ.
- Firlik, Katrina. Another Day in the Frontal Lobe: A Brain Surgeon Exposes Life on the Inside. Random.
- Kandel, Eric R. In Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind. Norton.
- Dennett, Daniel C. Breaking the Spell: Religion as a Natural Phenomenon. Viking.