Chapter 4. The Mind-Body Problem in an Evolutionary Perspective

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme and
  2. Maeve O'Connor
  1. Mario Bunge

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720523.ch4

Ciba Foundation Symposium 69 - Brain and Mind

Ciba Foundation Symposium 69 - Brain and Mind

How to Cite

Bunge, M. (1979) The Mind-Body Problem in an Evolutionary Perspective, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 69 - Brain and Mind (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720523.ch4

Author Information

  1. Foundations and Philosophy of Science Unit, Mcgill University, Montreal

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1979

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780444900951

Online ISBN: 9780470720523

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Keywords:

  • mind-body problem;
  • theory of evolution;
  • evolutionary psychology;
  • psychoneural dualism;
  • mental evolution

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • One Century of Evolutionary Psychology

  • Research Problems Sparked off by Psychoneural Monism

  • Obstacles: Genuine and Spurious

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Acknowledgement

  • References

  • Discussion: Evolutionary aspects

  • References