astonishing hypothesis

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

The name given in 1994 by the Nobel prizewinning English molecular biologist Francis H(arry) C(ompton) Crick (1916–2004) to the proposition that a person's mental experiences are entirely explained by the behaviour of neurons, glial cells, and the atoms, ions, and molecules that constitute and influence them.

Subjects: Psychology.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.