What is Human?

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What it Means to Be Human

Online in five parts, a fascinating panel discussion about what it is to be human, touching on cognitive science, philosophy, genetics, psychology, culture, linguistics, and more. Host Charlie Rose was also adept at assembling some of these same scientists (with others) for a special series on his TV show, here and here. Hat tip to the excellent new Law and Neuroscience Blog and @lawneuro.

Producer: World Science Festival Featuring: Patricia Churchland, Francis Collins, Antonio Damasio, Daniel Dennett, Jonathan Harris, Paul Nurse, Renee Reijo Pera, Charlie Rose, Nikolas Rose, Ian Tattersall, Harold Varmus
Format: Flash, Real, mp4 Date: 31/05/07
Length: pt1 00:19:30 - pt2 00:19:22 - pt3 00:17:15 - pt4 00:17:35 - pt5 00:13:32  
Video Link:
http://vimeo.com/groups/science/videos/4533831
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    Last reviewed: 28 Jul 2009

APA Reference
Kiume, S. (2009). What is Human?. Psych Central. Retrieved on March 30, 2015, from http://blogs.psychcentral.com/channeln/2009/07/what-is-human/

 

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