After a consideration of visual thinking in science the role of such thinking in neuroscience is discussed. Three instances are examined - cortical column, retina, impulse - and it is argued that visual thinking is employed, though in different ways, in each. It lies at the core of neurobiological thought.
|Number of pages||14|
|Journal||Journal of the History of the Neurosciences|
|Publication status||Published - Jul 2008|
- visual thinking
- cortical column
- action potential