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Second nature

brain science and human knowledge

by Gerald M. Edelman

  • 87 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, CT .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGerald M. Edelman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQP
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 203 p. ;
Number of Pages203
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22752476M
ISBN 109780300120394

About Second Nature. A suburban woman discovers her own wild spirit in this “suspenseful dark, romantic meditation on what it means to be human”(The New Yorker) from the bestselling author of The Rules of Moore, coping with a divorce and a troubled teen-aged son, impulsively rescues a strange man from a psychiatric ward—a beautiful, uncivilized innocent who has been raised. “Second Nature is a love story like no other. Sicily Coyne survives an unimaginable tragedy, skillfully imagined by Jacquelyn Mitchard, and must then face seemingly insurmountable obstacles and struggle against impossible odds in her quest to find what we all want—true connection, fulfillment, and lasting love.”—Lisa Genova, author of Still Alice/5(56).

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  “The appeal of this book is its ability to inspire readers to contemplate the meanings and implications of their gardens. Second Nature was first published in Luckily for the reader, and to Michael Pollan’s credit, the book’s main concepts do not become less meaningful or thought-provoking with the passage of time/5(26). "Growing recognition of the complexity of animals' physical, social, and psychological lives in the wild has led both zookeepers and the zoo-going public to call for higher environmental standards for animals in captivity. With the goals of stimulating more diverse natural behaviors, facilitating breeding and reintroduction efforts, and educating visitors in conservation issues, environmental.


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