The Scientist In The Crib | Quote 00773

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We used to think the brain’s physical structure developed on a fixed schedule, more or less independent of what happened in the baby’s world. We know now that there isn’t a genetic blueprint that simply ticks off the milestones of brain development one by one.

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Alison Gopnik


The Scientist In The Crib

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