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The Resource Anesthesia : the gift of oblivion and the mystery of consciousness, Kate Cole-Adams

Anesthesia : the gift of oblivion and the mystery of consciousness, Kate Cole-Adams

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Anesthesia : the gift of oblivion and the mystery of consciousness
Title
Anesthesia
Title remainder
the gift of oblivion and the mystery of consciousness
Statement of responsibility
Kate Cole-Adams
Title variation
Gift of oblivion and the mystery of consciousness
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
Examines what happens to the unconscious mind while under the effects of anesthesia, tracing the author's own experiences with surgery and the personal accounts of others who have experienced trauma, hallucinations, and submerged memories while under anesthesia
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The author of Walking to the Moon examines what happens to the unconscious mind while under the effects of anesthesia, tracing her own experiences with surgery and the accounts of people who have reported trauma, waking mid-surgery, dreams, hallucinations and submerged memories while under anesthesia
Award
Waverley Library Award for Literature, 2017.
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10600433
Cataloging source
PNX
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Cole-Adams, Kate
Dewey number
617.9/6
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Anesthesia
  • Anesthesia
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Unconsciousness
  • Consciousness
  • Consciousness
  • Anesthesia
  • Anesthesia.
Target audience
adult
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the gift of oblivion and the mystery of consciousness
Label
Anesthesia : the gift of oblivion and the mystery of consciousness, Kate Cole-Adams
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-400) and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Going under. Awake ; Denial ; Paralysis ; Two hearts -- The cold bosom of the ocean. Questions without answers ; Things you don't know you know ; Weird science ; Moonless nights ; Lost days ; The most famous anesthesiologist in the world -- Adrift. The island ; Dreams ; Altered states ; Ghost stories -- Small bright fish. General amnesia ; A working hypothesis ; The memory keepers ; The perfect anesthetic -- Merging currents. Coming apart ; The hypnotist ; Regression -- Surfacing. Pulsations and palpitations ; The shallows ; Blood and blushing ; Ballast ; That younger me ; Sky ; Letting go ; Wings
Control code
on1012116115
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
408 pages
Isbn
9781619029507
Lccn
2017034798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1012116115
Label
Anesthesia : the gift of oblivion and the mystery of consciousness, Kate Cole-Adams
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-400) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Going under. Awake ; Denial ; Paralysis ; Two hearts -- The cold bosom of the ocean. Questions without answers ; Things you don't know you know ; Weird science ; Moonless nights ; Lost days ; The most famous anesthesiologist in the world -- Adrift. The island ; Dreams ; Altered states ; Ghost stories -- Small bright fish. General amnesia ; A working hypothesis ; The memory keepers ; The perfect anesthetic -- Merging currents. Coming apart ; The hypnotist ; Regression -- Surfacing. Pulsations and palpitations ; The shallows ; Blood and blushing ; Ballast ; That younger me ; Sky ; Letting go ; Wings
Control code
on1012116115
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
408 pages
Isbn
9781619029507
Lccn
2017034798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1012116115

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