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The Resource Mind wide open : your brain and the neuroscience of everyday life, Steven Johnson

Mind wide open : your brain and the neuroscience of everyday life, Steven Johnson

Label
Mind wide open : your brain and the neuroscience of everyday life
Title
Mind wide open
Title remainder
your brain and the neuroscience of everyday life
Statement of responsibility
Steven Johnson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Using a mix of experiential reportage, personal storytelling, and fresh scientific discovery, Steven Johnson describes how the brain works - its chemicals, structures, and subroutines - and how these systems connect to the day-to-day realities of individual lives. For a hundred years, he says, many of us have assumed that the most powerful route to self-knowledge took the form of lying on a couch, talking about our childhoods
Writing style
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189861
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Steven
Dewey number
612.82
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Neurosciences
  • Neuropsychology
  • Self-perception
Target audience
adult
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your brain and the neuroscience of everyday life
Label
Mind wide open : your brain and the neuroscience of everyday life, Steven Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
Kafka's room -- Mind sight -- The sum of my fears -- Your attention, please -- Survival of the ticklish -- The hormones talking -- Scan thyself
Control code
471939
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 274 pages
Isbn
9780743241656
Lccn
2003063308
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743241656
  • (Sirsi) ADM-4860
Label
Mind wide open : your brain and the neuroscience of everyday life, Steven Johnson
Publication
Copyright
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
Kafka's room -- Mind sight -- The sum of my fears -- Your attention, please -- Survival of the ticklish -- The hormones talking -- Scan thyself
Control code
471939
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 274 pages
Isbn
9780743241656
Lccn
2003063308
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743241656
  • (Sirsi) ADM-4860

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