Joseph LeDoux: Emotion, Cognition, Consciousness, Behavior & Brain Evolution | #73
Updated: Jun 10
About the Guest: Joseph Ledoux, PhD is a world-renowned neuroscientist and author who runs a research lab at New York University. His research focuses on the neurobiology of emotion, memory and behavior and he has written several popular science books including, "The Deep History of Ourselves."
Episode Summary: Nick Jikomes talks to Dr. Joseph Ledoux about: brain evolution; what is behavior? what are emotion and cognition, and how are they intertwined; consciousness, language, and memory.