On Intelligence Hawkins, Jeff St. Martin's Griffin; First Edition edition (July 14, 2005)

Very accessible discussion of how brains work at the functional and cellular level, how memories are encoded/strengthened, and how patterns of electrical activity in the neocortex correlate to neuronal function and subjective experience.

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