The Master And His Emissary: The Divided Brain And The Making Of The Western World

byIain McGilchrist

Paperback | March 26, 2019

The Master And His Emissary: The Divided Brain And The Making Of The Western World by Iain McGilchrist
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A new edition of the best-selling classic—published with a special introduction to mark its tenth anniversary
 
“A veritable tour de force, gradually and skilfully revealed. I know of no better exposition of the current state of functional brain neuroscience.”—W. F. Bynum, TLS
 
“A profound examination.”—Philip Pullman
 
“Persuasively argues that our society is suffering from the consequences of an over-dominant left hemisphere losing touch with its natural regulative ‘master’ the right.  Brilliant and disturbing.”—Salley Vickers, a Guardian Best Book of the Year
 
“Clear, penetrating, lively, thorough and fascinating. . . . I couldn’t put it down.”—Mary Midgley, The Guardian
Title:The Master And His Emissary: The Divided Brain And The Making Of The Western WorldFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:616 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 0.68 inShipping dimensions:616 pages, 8.25 X 5.5 X 0.68 inPublished:March 26, 2019Publisher:Yale University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0300245920

ISBN - 13:9780300245929

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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