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Brain Culture : Shaping Policy Through Neuroscience (Reprint) (Paperback) (Jessica Pykett)

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This unique book offers a timely analysis of the effects of our rapidly growing knowledge about the brain, mind, and behavior on public policy and practice. Jessica Pykett examines the interactions of developments in neuroscience, education, architecture and design, and workplace training, showing how the global spread of neuroscientific understandings of brain functioning has led to changes in—and questions about—how we approach issues of policy, governance, and the encouragement and enforcement of particular behaviors. Researchers and practitioners in both the social and behavioral sciences, as well as policy makers, will find its insights surprising and valuable.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 214
Genre: Social Science
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Univ of Chicago Pr
Author: Jessica Pykett
Language: English
Street Date: March 15, 2017
TCIN: 51893087
UPC: 9781447314059
Item Number (DPCI): 248-37-0442
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