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    • Cognitive Gadgets

    • The Cultural Evolution of Thinking
    • By: Cecilia Heyes
    • Narrated by: Esther Wane
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    How did human minds become so different from those of other animals? What accounts for our capacity to understand the way the physical world works, to think ourselves into the minds of others, to gossip, read, tell stories about the past, and imagine the future? These questions are not new: they have been debated by philosophers, psychologists, anthropologists, evolutionists, and neurobiologists over the course of centuries. One explanation widely accepted today is that humans have special cognitive instincts.

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