Neural Darwinism: The Theory of Neuronal Group Selection

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Figure 1.1. A mnemon or single memory unit as proposed by J. Z. Young ( 1975). Permission granted by The Royal Society and by John Z. Young. Figure 2.4. Leaf patterns from Cerella's experiments ( Cerella, 1977). Permission granted by the American Psychological Association and by John Cerella. Figure 2.5. Polymorphous rule for set membership after Dennis et al. ( 1973). Permission granted by Macmillan Journals Limited and by Ian Dennis. Figure 2.6. Anatomical variability ( Pearson and Goodman, 1979; Macagno et al. 1973; Ramón y Cajal, 1904). Figure 2.6A. Permission granted by Alan R. Liss, Inc. Figure 2.6B. Permission granted by Eduardo R. Macagno. Figure 3.1. Dependency of two forms of recognition function on the number N of elements in a repertoire, calculated according to a simple model. From Schmitt and Worden, The Neurosciences. 4th Study Program. Permission granted by MIT Press. Figure 3.2. Two extreme cases of repertoires having unique (nondegenerate) and completely degenerate elements. From Schmitt and Worden, The Neurosciences: 4th Study Program. Permission granted by MIT Press. Figure 3.3. Comparison of theoretical and experimental recognition functions. From Schmitt et al. The Organization of the Cerebral Cortex. Permission granted by MIT Press. Figure 4.6. N-CAM at the motor end plate and changes in prevalence in muscle after denervation. In Journal of Cell Biology, volume 103, 1986, figure 2, p. 934. By copyright permission of The Rockefeller University Press. Figure 5.1. Schematic drawing of four radial glial cells and cohorts of associated migrating neurons. Permission granted by Elsevier Publications and Pasko Rakic. Figure 5.5. Temporal changes in somatosensory maps after lesions ( Merzenich et al., 1983b). Permission granted by International Brain Research Organization. Figure 5.6. Receptive field changes in somatosensory cortex after a peripheral lesion ( Merzenich

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