Cognitive Science Reading & Discussion Group Monthly Meetup

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Every 3rd Sunday of the month

Price: $2.00

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The location of this meetup will be Espresso Roma on Hopkins St in Berkeley.

We will be discussing “Becoming Human: A Theory of Ontogeny” by Michael Tomasello. Because this book was just published in June it may be hard to find in libraries. The Kindle version is $20. As an alternative to buying the book, you can find an excellent one hour summary by Tomasello on Youtube at:
Other resources: Tomasello’s “Great Apes and Human Development: A Personal History” (four pages):[masked].pdf Goodreads:
Finally, Wikipedia has a nice summary of of Tomasello’s ideas:

During the meetup, we can also share thoughts & ideas about various other books we have read in the field of cognitive science and other related disciplines (such as evolutionary psychology or neuroscience).

I look forward to meeting and discussing cognitive science with you!