|aThe master and his emissary :|bthe divided brain and the making of the Western world /|cIain McGilchrist.
|aNew Haven :|bYale University Press,|cc2009.
|aix, 597 p.,  p. of plates :|bill. (some col.) ;|c24 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aAsymmetry and the brain -- What do the two hemispheres 'do'? -- Language, truth, and music -- The nature of the two worlds -- The primacy of the right hemisphere -- The triumph of the left hemisphere -- Imitation and the evolution of culture -- The ancient world -- The Renaissance and the Reformation -- The Enlightenment -- Romanticism and the Industrial Revolution -- The modern and post-modern worlds.