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Published: 28 November 2013

248 Pages


ISBN: 9780199811809

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The Aesthetic Brain

How We Evolved to Desire Beauty and Enjoy Art

Anjan Chatterjee, MD

  • A timely volume, bringing the burgeoning field of neuroaesthetics to light for all audiences
  • Ranges from the universal underpinnings of beauty to the cutting-edge answers on aesthetics provided by neuroscience
  • Memorable facts and anecdotes, full of suspense and discovery, throughout
  • Recognizes and exposes science's limits, when it comes to speaking about aesthetics

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