Splendors and Miseries of the Brain: Love, Creativity, and the Quest for Human Happiness
December 2008, Wiley-Blackwell
This price is valid for United States. Change location to view local pricing and availability.
This is a Print-on-Demand title. It will be printed specifically to fill your order. Please allow an additional 5-6 days delivery time. The book is not returnable.
- discusses creativity and the search for perfection in the brain
- examines the power of the unfinished and why it has such a powerful hold on the imagination
- discusses Platonic concepts in light of the brain
- shows that aesthetic theories are best understood in terms of the brain
- discusses the inherited concept of unity-in-love using evidence derived from the world literature of love
- addresses the role of the synthetic concept in the brain (the synthesis of many experiences) in relation to art, using examples taken from the work of Michelangelo, Cézanne, Balzac, Dante, and others
Buy Both and Save 25%!
Splendors and Miseries of the Brain: Love, Creativity, and the Quest for Human Happiness (US $33.95)
Total List Price: US $58.90
Discounted Price: US $44.17 (Save: US $14.73)