Right Hand, Left Hand: The Origins of Asymmetry in Brains, Bodies, Atoms, and Cultures

Right Hand, Left Hand

The Origins of Asymmetry in Brains, Bodies, Atoms, and Cultures

Hardcover
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ISBN10: 0674009533 ISBN13: 9780674009530 Contributors: McManus, Chris Publisher: Harvard Univ Pr Published: Sep 1 2002 Pages: 412 Weight: 1.80lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 6.25" Depth: 1.25" Language: English

Publisher's Comments

Seeks to explore the nature of left- and right-handedness in nature and history, addressing such topics as the cognitive differences of left-handed people, the reason Arabic and Hebrew writing goes from right to left, and the reason tornadoes spin according to their hemispheres. (Science & Mathematics)

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