Fixing My Gaze: A Scientist's Journey Into Seeing in Three Dimensions (Google eBook)

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Basic Books, May 26, 2009 - Science - 272 pages
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A neuroscientist tells the remarkable story of how she rewired her own brainÑand came to see the world anew
  

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Review: Fixing My Gaze: A Scientist's Journey Into Seeing in Three Dimensions

User Review  - Christine Cordula Dantas - Goodreads

Excellent and unique. Neurobiologist Susan Berry describes how she achieved stereovision after intensive optical training, having lived with monovision most of her life. Extensively researched and a ... Read full review

Review: Fixing My Gaze: A Scientist's Journey Into Seeing in Three Dimensions

User Review  - Maria Holland - Goodreads

I picked this up from the laundry room (take a book, leave a book) because of the Temple Grandin endorsement on the front. It's definitely a book with a niche audience, but luckily I have lots of friends who study neuroscience so I know who to regift it to now :) Read full review

Contents

Stereoblind
MixedUp Beginnings
School Crossings
Knowing Where to Look
Fixing My Gaze
The Space Between
When Two Eyes See As One
Nature and Nurture
Vision and Revision
Copyright

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About the author (2009)

Susan R. Barry is a professor of neurobiology in the Department of Biological Sciences at Mount Holyoke College. She speaks regularly to scientists, eye doctors, and educators on the topic of neuronal plasticity. She has been featured on NPR and in a New Yorker article by renowned neurologist Oliver Sacks entitled “Stereo Sue.” She and her husband have two grown children and live in South Hadley, Massachusetts.

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