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The Resource The tell-tale brain : a neuroscientist's quest for what makes us human, V. S. Ramachandran

The tell-tale brain : a neuroscientist's quest for what makes us human, V. S. Ramachandran

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The tell-tale brain : a neuroscientist's quest for what makes us human
Title
The tell-tale brain
Title remainder
a neuroscientist's quest for what makes us human
Statement of responsibility
V. S. Ramachandran
Title variation
tell-tale brain
Title variation remainder
a neuroscientists quest for what makes us human
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ramachandran -- the "Marco Polo of neuroscience"-- reveals what baffling and extreme case studies can teach us about normal brain function and how it evolved. Among the topics he discusses are synesthesia as a window to creativity and autism as a springboard to understanding self-awareness
Summary
Traces the links between neurology and behavior, discusses the evolution of normal brain function through the examination of several baffling and extreme case studies, and describes a new direction for the treatment of autism
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DLC
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Ramachandran, V. S
Dewey number
616.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Neurosciences
  • Neurology
  • Brain
Target audience
adult
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a neuroscientist's quest for what makes us human
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The tell-tale brain : a neuroscientist's quest for what makes us human, V. S. Ramachandran
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-339) and index
Control code
ocn601105735
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxvi, 357 p.
Isbn
9780393077827
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010044913
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)601105735
Label
The tell-tale brain : a neuroscientist's quest for what makes us human, V. S. Ramachandran
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-339) and index
Control code
ocn601105735
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxvi, 357 p.
Isbn
9780393077827
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010044913
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)601105735

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