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Science  08 Sep 2006:
Vol. 313, Issue 5792, pp. 1390-1391
DOI: 10.1126/science.1132467

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The Psychology of Science and the Origins of the Scientific Mind. By Gregory J. Feist. Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2006. 336 pp. $38, £25. ISBN 0-300-11074-X.

Discussing the evolutionary origins of the human mind and the role of psychological forces in shaping individuals' scientific interests and talents, Feist argues for a discipline of the psychology of science.