Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more
Important Distribution center temporarily closed: delays to orders expected Read more



This item is not yet published. It is available for pre-orders and will ship on 01 April 2020.

Notify Me When In Stock

304 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190061920

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (01)

The Blind Storyteller

How We Reason About Human Nature

Iris Berent

  • Advances a radically new account of how laypeople reason about human nature
  • Revisits the question of innateness--one of the oldest and most debated questions in human intellectual history
  • Offers a new analysis of laypeople's misconceptions regarding neuroscience, their thoughts and feelings, psychiatric disorder, free will, and the afterlife