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The Resource Into the magic shop : a neurosurgeon's quest to discover the mysteries of the brain and the secrets of the heart, James R. Doty, MD

Into the magic shop : a neurosurgeon's quest to discover the mysteries of the brain and the secrets of the heart, James R. Doty, MD

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Into the magic shop : a neurosurgeon's quest to discover the mysteries of the brain and the secrets of the heart
Title
Into the magic shop
Title remainder
a neurosurgeon's quest to discover the mysteries of the brain and the secrets of the heart
Statement of responsibility
James R. Doty, MD
Title variation
Into the magic shop : a neurosurgeons quest to discover the mysteries of the brain and the secrets of the heart.
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author relates how a chance encounter in a magic shop with a woman who taught him exercises to ease his sufferings and manifest his greatest desires gave him a glimpse of the relationship between the brain and the heart, and drove him to explore the neuroscience of compassion and altruism
Summary
Part memoir, part science, part inspiration and part practical instruction, a fascinating volume, drawing on the author’s own childhood experiences during which he was taught exercises to ease his own suffering and manifest his greatest desires, shows readers how they can change their lives by first changing their brains and their hearts
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Biography type
autobiography
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10469946
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1955-
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Doty, James R.
Dewey number
  • 617.4/8092
  • B
  • 177.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Doty, James R.
  • Neurosurgeons
  • Compassion
  • Altruism
  • Mind and body
Target audience
adult
Label
Into the magic shop : a neurosurgeon's quest to discover the mysteries of the brain and the secrets of the heart, James R. Doty, MD
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Publication
Copyright
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Real magic -- A body at rest -- Thinking about thinking -- Growing pains -- Three wishes -- Apply yourself -- Unacceptable -- It's not brain surgery -- The sultan of nothing -- Giving up -- The alphabet of the heart -- Manifesting compassion -- The face of God
Control code
ocn910702478
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9781594632983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration
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(OCoLC)910702478
Label
Into the magic shop : a neurosurgeon's quest to discover the mysteries of the brain and the secrets of the heart, James R. Doty, MD
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Real magic -- A body at rest -- Thinking about thinking -- Growing pains -- Three wishes -- Apply yourself -- Unacceptable -- It's not brain surgery -- The sultan of nothing -- Giving up -- The alphabet of the heart -- Manifesting compassion -- The face of God
Control code
ocn910702478
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9781594632983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)910702478

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