In this meeting, we will investigate new approaches to human nature which examine the relationship between physiology, culture, technologies, and the material work. At the end of this meeting, students will have a basic understanding of some of the “big ideas” being discussed and debated among scientists, social scientists, and humanists alike.
- Daniel Lord Smail, An Essay on Neurohistory: the Connexions Project (2014)
- Lambros Malafouris, “The Brain-Artifact Interface (BAI): A Challenge for Archaeology and Cultural Neuroscience,” Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience 5, nos. 2-3 (2011): 264-73.
- Submit the final drafts of your 5 timeline entries by uploading them to your drop box as well as the Assignments tab.
epigenetics, neurobiology, neurohistory, the extended mind, brain-artifact interface