As brains become larger over evolutionary time, they reorganize
A note for Lesson no. 1, "You Have One Brain (Not Three)," in Lisa Feldman Barrett.
Some context from page 18 is:
It turns out that as brains become larger over evolutionary time, they reorganize.
...the neurobiologist Georg Striedter [...] likened brains to companies, which reorganize to scale up their business.
The references associated with this appendix entry are:
- Striedter, Georg. 2005. Principles of Brain Evolution. Sunderland, Massachusetts: Sinauer Associates.
- Gee, Henry. 2018. Across the Bridge: Understanding the Origin of the Vertebrates. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.