SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY - The Master and His Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World - Iain McGilchrist

The Master and His Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World - Iain McGilchrist (2009)


This is a very select list of some of the more significant works referred to in this book. Most books, and all journal articles, included in the bibliography of the hardback edition have here been omitted for reasons of space. The full bibliography can be found at or

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