Friston 2013 Reviews Kandel 2012 The Age of Insight / The fantastic organ
- Chapter 12: Observation is also an invention: The Brain as a Creativity Machinehttp://brain.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2013/03/05/brain.awt038.extract?ct=ctBrain first published online March 5, 2013 doi:10.1093/brain/awt038Book Review:Karl J FristonThe fantastic organTHE AGE OF INSIGHT: THE QUEST TO UNDERSTAND THE UNCONSCIOUS IN ART, MIND, AND BRAIN, FROM VIENNA 1900 TO THE PRESENT By Eric R. Kandel 2012 New York: Random House ISBN: 978-1-4000-6871-5 Price: $40.00
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