Anil Ananthaswamy: "The Science of the Self" | Talks at Google

source: Talks at Google       2015年8月12日
Award-winning science journalist Anil Ananthaswamy visits Google to talk about his latest book, "The Man Who Wasn't There: Investigations into the Strange New Science of the Self." The book describes how scientists and philosophers are trying to discern what constitutes the self – Is the self purely anecdotal or circumstantial, or is it grounded in something biological or neurological? How is it created? Can it be destroyed?