The Chronicle Review

Has Neuroscience Overstepped Its Bounds?

October 09, 2011

What can neuroscience tell us about why we enjoy Shakespeare or what happens when we fall in love? It's a question that's inspired a surprisingly bruising debate. Marc Parry, a Chronicle reporter, tells us about Raymond Tallis, a British intellectual who has become one of the key players in that conversation.

Read Marc's story: Raymond Tallis Takes Out the 'Neurotrash'
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