Phylogenetic reconstruction of the human skill to imagine
Research areas and keywords
UKÄ subject classification
- Psychology (excluding Applied Psychology)
In our minds we sometimes see and hear lively scenes that have never occured. Imagination is something most people can relate to and use every day. Despite this we know very little about what it is and how it has evolved. When, in Earth's history, did the first conscious imagination appear in a brain? Was this brain necessarily human?
|Effective start/end date||2010/01/01 → 2013/12/31|