London: The Folio Society, 2013. Andy Martin. First Edition Thus. Cloth and boards. Quarto (10" x 7"), red quarter buckram spine with gilt titles over brightly colored and patterned Modigliani-papered boards, illustrated with diagrams and 9 colored plates by Andy Martin, bright red endpapers, 594 pages. Brown cardboard slipcase. No dust jacket as issued. Weight: 3 lbs. 6 oz. New / New. Item #7027
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Steven Pinker (born 1954) is a Canadian-American cognitive psychologist at Harvard, a linguist and popular science author. He is known for his advocacy of evolutionary psychology and the computational theory of mind. How the Mind Works was originally publshed in 1997 by W. W. Norton & Co.; then by Penguin in 1998 with minor changes. Printed on Ibis Abbey Lynx Rough paper at Memminger Medien Centrum A G, Germany
This book argues that the mind is a complex system of neural infromation processing that builds mental models of the physical and social world and pursues goals which are related to survival and reproduction in a pre-modern environment.