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The Hand: How Its Use Shapes the Brain, Language, and Human Culture Frank R. Wilson

The Hand: How Its Use Shapes the Brain, Language, and Human Culture

Frank R. Wilson

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ISBN : 9780679412496
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397 pages
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The Hand delineates the ways in which our hands have shaped our development - cognitive, emotional, linguistic, and psychological - in light of the most recent research being done in anthropology, neuroscience, linguistics, and psychology. FrankMoreThe Hand delineates the ways in which our hands have shaped our development - cognitive, emotional, linguistic, and psychological - in light of the most recent research being done in anthropology, neuroscience, linguistics, and psychology. Frank Wilsons inquiry incorporates the experiences and insights of jugglers, surgeons, musicians, puppeteers, and car mechanics. His book illuminates how our hands influence learning and how we, in turn, use our hands to leave our personal stamp on the world.