Is “the brain” a helpful metaphor for neuroscience?

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Brette criticizes the notion of neural coding as used in neuroscience as a way to clarify the causal structure of the brain. This criticism will be positioned in a wider range of findings and ideas from other branches of neuroscience and biology. While supporting Brette’s critique, they also suggest the need for more radical changes in neuroscience than Brette envisions.
Original languageEnglish
Article numbere234
JournalBehavioral and Brain Sciences
Publication statusPublished - 28-Nov-2019

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