Calvin, William H(oward)
CALVIN, William H(oward)
CALVIN, William H(oward). American, b. 1939. Genres: Medicine/Health, Sciences, Essays. Career: Affiliate Associate Professor of Psychiatry, University of Washington, Seattle, since 1992 (Instructor, 1967-69; Assistant Professor, 1969-73; Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery, 1974-86). Visiting Professor of Neurobiology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1978-79. Publications: Inside the Brain (with George A. Ojemann), 1980; The Throwing Madonna: From Nervous Cells to Hominid Brains, 1983; The River That Flows Uphill: A Journey from the Big Bang to the Big Brain, 1986; The Cerebral Symphony: Seashore Reflections on the Structure of Consciousness, 1989; The Ascent of Mind: Ice Age Climates and the Evolution of Intelligence, 1990; How the Shaman Stole the Moon, 1991; Conversations with Neil Brain, 1994; How Brains Think, 1996; The Cerebral Code, 1996; (with D. Bickerton) Lingua Ex Machina: Reconsiling Darwin and Chomsky with the Human Brain, 2000. Address: 1543 17th Ave. E, Seattle, WA 98112, U.S.A.