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If a Lion Could Talk: Animal Intelligence and the Evolution of Consciousness by  Stephen Budiansky - First Edition - 1998 - from The Parnassus BookShop and

If a Lion Could Talk: Animal Intelligence and the Evolution of Consciousness

by Budiansky, Stephen

Condition: Very Good/As New

New York: Free Press/Simon & Schuster, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/As New. Type: Hard Back First Printing. Hardcover Book in Near Fine Condition with AS NEW unclipped dust jacket. Book has rem mark, else Fine. Clean and bright red quarter cloth w/gilt titles, cream boards. Spotless inside and out. Budiansky explores animal consciousness and intelligence and sees animals as fully evolved beings in their own right. Modern cognitive science and the new science of evolutionary ecology are beginning to show that thinking in animals is tremendously complex and wonderful in its variety. A window is opened to a new and marvelous way of seeing animals in their own right, not as compared to humans in the way they think and view the world. 219 pages. 9.5 x 6.3 inches. Free Press/Simon & Schuster, NY 1998.


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