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The Resource Brain bugs : how the brain's flaws shape our lives, Dean Buonomano

Brain bugs : how the brain's flaws shape our lives, Dean Buonomano

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Brain bugs : how the brain's flaws shape our lives
Title
Brain bugs
Title remainder
how the brain's flaws shape our lives
Statement of responsibility
Dean Buonomano
Title variation
Brain bugs
Title variation remainder
how the brains flaws shape our lives
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Neuroscientist Dean Buonomano illuminates the causes and consequences of the brain's imperfections in terms of its innermost workings and its evolutionary purposes. He then examines how our brains function--and malfunction--in the digital, predator-free, information-saturated, special-effects-addled world we have built for ourselves
Summary
A neuroscientist examines the imperfections in the human brain and highlights the causes, consequences, and evolutionary purpose of these "bugs" and discusses how they function and malfunction in the modern world
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10002917
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Buonomano, Dean
Dewey number
612.82
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP376
LC item number
.B86 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Brain
  • Memory
  • Brain
  • Memory
  • Hirnfunktion
  • Psychologie
  • Wahrnehmungstäuschung
Target audience
adult
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how the brain's flaws shape our lives
Label
Brain bugs : how the brain's flaws shape our lives, Dean Buonomano
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Publication
Note
Originally published: 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The memory web -- Memory upgrade needed -- Brain crashes -- Temporal distortions -- Fear factor -- Unreasonable reasoning -- The advertising bug -- The supernatural bug -- Debugging
Control code
ocn781497571
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
310 p.
Isbn
9780393342222
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)781497571
Label
Brain bugs : how the brain's flaws shape our lives, Dean Buonomano
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The memory web -- Memory upgrade needed -- Brain crashes -- Temporal distortions -- Fear factor -- Unreasonable reasoning -- The advertising bug -- The supernatural bug -- Debugging
Control code
ocn781497571
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
310 p.
Isbn
9780393342222
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)781497571

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