Your Psychological Self

  • Patrik LindenforsEmail author


Cooperation between neurons is described, giving rise to our “psychological selves”. The process according to which the brain grows is outlined. It is made clear that parts can be removed from the brain without removing our core “selves”. Is there even a core? Also, the point is made that the brain only is our “hardware” and that the discussion of our “software” in later chapters will be crucial for a more complete picture.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for the Study of Cultural EvolutionStockholm UniversityStockholmSweden

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