Home > Book of the Week / Science / Video Eric Kandel on "What Is Art For?" In the following talk, “What Is Art For,” Eric Kandel discusses some of the ideas central to his new book, Reductionism in Art and Brain Science: Bridging the Two Cultures Categories:Book of the WeekScienceVideo Related Posts Book Excerpt / Book of the Week / Economics / History Encoding the Consumer: The Computerization of Credit Reporting and Credit Scoring American History / Book Giveaway / Book of the Week / Crime & Criminology / New York City Book Giveaway! They Wished They Were Honest: The Knapp Commission and New York City Police Corruption Book of the Week / National Translation Month / Translation / Translator Interview Sandra Smith on Becoming a Literary Translator Book of the Week / Journalism Victor Navasky and Evan Cornog on the Art of Making Magazines Author Interview / Book of the Week / Film Q&A with Rob Stone on The Cinema of Richard Linklater: Walk, Don’t Run (second edition) Book of the Week / Business / Columbia Business School Publishing / Management Edward Hess: Can You Build a High-Performance Learning Organization? Book of the Week / Food and Culinary Studies / Philosophy Michael Marder: Philosophy and Botany’s Copernican Revolution Book Excerpt / Book of the Week / Fiction / Philosophy / Thursday Fiction Corner Thursday Fiction Corner: David Foster Wallace on Ironism Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment. Prev Post Book Giveaway! "Reductionism in Art and Brain Science," by Eric Kandel Next Post New Book Tuesday: Entrepreneurship, Dispossession & The Environment, Brooklyn Bridge Park, and More.