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One Head, Two Brains

One Head, Two Brains

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This week, we search for the answer to a deceptively simple question: why is the brain divided? Psychiatrist Iain McGilchrist explains why popular distinctions between the "left brain" and "right brain" aren't supported by research. He argues that one hemisphere has come to shape Western society — to our detriment.

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Gwendolen Jackson

Awesome episode about the physiological aspects of the brain and how they translate into meaning and our actions. Would love to see more content like this !

Apr 3rd
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Gail Wilson Kakishita

is there any autism research related to this?

Mar 6th
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JRoss Levine

Gail Wilson Kakishita There ought to be. (I thought I'd contribute my own example of oughtism.)

May 28th
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