The Alphabet Versus the Goddess

by Leonard Shlain

Book Reviews

  • @ETagliazucchi @KordingLab @WiringTheBrain @tyrell_turing Another book that I found interesting is Shlain's Goddess and the Alphabet. This is more about history but it revolves also around the same dichotomy: to Tweet
  • @personalitygeni Yes, thoughts do not require an expression in language. The book 'The Alphabet and the Goddess' examines the historical competition between language and empathy.Link to Tweet

About Book

Forging provocative connections among many fields, the author of Art and Physics demonstrates how alphabetic literacy caused the development of the brain's left half over the right, which affected the role and power of women. Reprint. Tour.