Carl Sagan

The Dragons Of Eden: Speculations On The Evolution Of Human Intelligence

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Author Carl Sagan
Publisher Random House
Copyright Holder Carl Sagan
Cover Artist Don Davis (4)
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Identifying Codes
ISBN 10 0-394-41045-9
Library of Congress Classification Number BF431.S2
Dewey Decimal Classification Number 153
Library of Congress Call Number 76-53472
Impression/Printing No. 9 8 7 6 5 4 3
Format Hardback
Publication Location United States & Canada
Genre
Page Count 263 pages
Language English
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(H × W × D)
Chapters Introduction • 1

I The Cosmic Calendar • 11
II Genes And Brains • 19
III The Brain And The Chariot • 49
IV Eden As A Metaphor: The Evolution Of Man • 81
V The Abstractions Of Beasts • 105
VI Tales Of Dim Eden • 125
VII Lovers And Madmen • 153
VIII The Future Evolution Of The Brain • 187
IX Knowledge Is Our Destiny: Terrestrial And Extraterrestrial Intelligence • 227

Acknowledgments • 239
Bibliography • 241
Glossary • 251
Index • 257
Notes Library of Congress Cataloging In Publication Data
Sagan, Carl, 1934 -
The dragons of Eden.
Bibliography: p.
Includes index
1. Intellect. 2. Brain. 3. Genetic psychology. I. Title

Manufactured in the United States of America

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