Mirror Neurons

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Adam Smith (1723-1790) on mirror neurons and empathy

Adam Smith (1723-1790) on mirror neurons and empathy Nicolas Baumard Thursday, 23 June 2011 Blog, Nicolas’ Blog This post is part of a series on the ‘history of human sciences’. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday OK, I admit. Adam Smith never talked about mirror neurons. So why am I bringing this topic up? Because … Continue reading


VS Ramachandran: The neurons that shaped civilization – YouTube

Mirror Neuron Hypothesis of Autism – YouTube

Mirror Neuron Hypothesis of Autism – YouTube.

Mirror neurons: we are empathic beings

The RSA animate youtube feed is very interesting….. Jeremy mentioned the mirror neurons discovery and there is a video explaining what this means about us….. It is incredible to see how our scientific knowledge is changing this days…. This coupled with the idea of social intelligence and the collective factor that researchers at canergie mellon … Continue reading