Brain, language and the origin of human mental functions.


We propose that to understand the biological and neurophysiological processes that give rise to human mental phenomena it is necessary to consider them as behavioral relational phenomena. In particular, we propose that: a) these phenomena take place in the relational manner of living that human language constitutes, and b) that they arise as recursive… (More)

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@article{Maturana1995BrainLA, title={Brain, language and the origin of human mental functions.}, author={Humberto R. Maturana and Jorge Mpodozis and J Carlos Letelier}, journal={Biological research}, year={1995}, volume={28 1}, pages={15-26} }