The Dragons of Eden: Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence is a book by Carl Sagan, in which the author combines the fields of. Los dragones del Edén: Especulaciones sobre la evolución de la inteligencia humana, es un libro escrito por Carl Sagan en El libro fue galardonado con. Buy Los dragones del Edén: especulaciones sobre la evolución de la inteligencia humana by Carl Sagan, Rafael Andreu Aznar (ISBN: ) from.

Author: JoJoshura Zura
Country: Uganda
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Photos
Published (Last): 27 December 2005
Pages: 222
PDF File Size: 15.51 Mb
ePub File Size: 5.51 Mb
ISBN: 881-9-40660-836-5
Downloads: 4496
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Voodoojin

Sagan used the same analogy in the more-widely known television series Cosmos.

Los Dragones Del Eden

Many of the most productive planetary scientists working today are his present and former students and associates “. This book was on my shelves for decades. Speculations on the Evolution of Human Intelligence. For the album, see The Dragons of Eden album. Further reading on chimpanzee signing?

For Carl, what mattered most was what was true, not merely what would make us feel better. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

For twelve years he was the editor-in-chief of Icarus, the leading professional journal devoted to planetary loss. Pages to import images to Wikidata All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from February Articles with Open Library links. Justin Harris rated it did not like it Dec 27, Lists with This Book. Perhaps the most interesting part is the chart that shows Brain mass vs.


Gsdggs rated it did not like it Mar 17, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Probably not the point the author was trying to make.

Los dragones del Eden. Especulaciones sobre la evolución de la inteligencia humana

Open Preview See a Problem? The next time I see a mole I’ll watch for signs of intelligence.

The copy of the book I got was published in and what isn’t out of date is wrong. Aug 26, Lou rated it did not like it. Want to Read saving…. I don’t know if it would have been interesting at the time, but to me it was just basic evolution stuff and some dated information about the brain, intelligence, and how man evolved.

Quotes Sagan’s number Stewart Avenue. After earning bachelor and master’s degrees at Cornell, Sagan earned a double doctorate at the University of Chicago in He became professor of astronomy and space science and director of the Laboratory for Planetary Studies at Cornell University, and co-founder xagan the Planetary Society.

He was cofounder and President of the Planetary Society, a ,member organization that is the largest space-interest group in the world; and Distinguished Visiting Scientist, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology.

Los Dragones Del Eden : Carl Sagan :

He was also awarded the John F. Preview — Los dragones del Eden. Other topics mentioned include the evolution of the brain with emphasis on the function of the neocortex in humansthe evolutionary purpose of sleep and dreamsdemonstration of sign language abilities by chimps and the purpose of mankind’s innate fears and myths. Sagan discusses the search for a quantitative means of measuring intelligence. I don’t know much about the brain but I think it gives you a general perspective of what is it and how it has evolved during time.


Ashia Yadav rated it did not like it Jul 02, Return to Book Page. Even at this moment when anyone would be forgiven for turning away from the reality of our situation, Carl was unflinching. Dinesh Patel rated it did not like it Jan 02, Decided to read it and get it over with. Probably not the point The copy of the book I got was published in and what isn’t out of date is wrong.

The Dragons of Eden won a Pulitzer Prize.

Inscientist Carl Sagan was born in Brooklyn, N. Isaac Asimos dijo de este libro: A Personal View of the Search for God Escher, to the chemical composition of distant stars.