Neural Darwinism
Gerald M. Edelman, 1987

1. A Summary and Historical Introduction

2. Structure, Function, and Perception

3. Neuronal Group Selection

4. Developmental Bases of Diversity: The Primary Repertoire

5. Cellular Dynamics of Neural Maps

6. Evolution and Function of Distributed Systems

7. Synapses as Populations: The Bases of the Secondary Repertoire

8. Action and Perception

9. Categorization and Memory

10. Selective Networks and Recognition Automata

11. Selection, Learning, and Behaviour

12. Summary, Predictions, and Implications


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