Michael S. Gazzaniga

Michael S. Gazzaniga is the director of the SAGE Center for the Study of the Mind at the University of California-Santa Barbara. He is the president of the Cognitive Neuroscience Institute and the founding director of the MacArthur Foundation’s Law and Neuroscience Project. His most recent book is Who’s in Charge?: Free Will and the Science of the Brain.

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Nov. 15 2011 11:17 AMNot Guilty by Reason of NeuroscienceSome people’s brains may doom them to a life of crime.

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