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The Resource In search of memory : the emergence of a new science of mind, Eric R. Kandel

In search of memory : the emergence of a new science of mind, Eric R. Kandel

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In search of memory : the emergence of a new science of mind
Title
In search of memory
Title remainder
the emergence of a new science of mind
Statement of responsibility
Eric R. Kandel
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is Eric Kandel's account of how his personal quest to understand memory intersected with the emergence of a new science. He relates the story of how four distinct disciplines - behaviourist psychology, cognitive psychology, neuroscience and molecular biology - converged into a powerful new science of mind
Summary
The author relates how his own study of memory converged with four distinct disciplines to give rise to the development of a new science of the mind that has changed our understanding of learning, memory, and mental illness
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Science and Technology, 2006.
  • National Academies Communication Award, 2007.
Biography type
autobiography
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175635
Cataloging source
EUM
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Kandel, Eric R
Dewey number
616.8/0092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Kandel, Eric R
  • Neurologists
  • Medical scientists
  • Memory
  • Neurobiology
  • Cellular signal transduction
  • Kandel, Eric R
  • Cellular signal transduction
  • Medical scientists
  • Memory
  • Neurobiology
  • Neurologists
  • United States
  • Memory
  • Neurobiology
  • Neurosciences
  • Molecular Biology
Target audience
adult
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the emergence of a new science of mind
Label
In search of memory : the emergence of a new science of mind, Eric R. Kandel
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn827195948
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 510 p.
Isbn
9780393329377
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)827195948
Label
In search of memory : the emergence of a new science of mind, Eric R. Kandel
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn827195948
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xv, 510 p.
Isbn
9780393329377
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)827195948

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