Brainscapes: an introduction to what neuroscience has learned about the structure, function, and abilities of the brain
In this concise, learned, and illuminating guided tour, noted neurologist Richard Restak leads readers through the complex and infinitely intriguing brain, to reveal--in a focused, understandable overview--its workings and abilities. This work transforms the science of one of nature's most remarkable "machines" into a stunning adventure of discovery. 15 illustrations.
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BRAINSCAPES: An Introduction to What Neuroscience Has Learned about the Structure, Function, and Abilities of the BrainUser Review - Kirkus
An orthodox approach that works. Old-fashioned gross anatomy, cell biology, neurochemistry, and physiology are the tools Washington-based neurologist Restak (The Modular Brain, 1994, etc.) uses to ... Read full review
Brainscapes: an introduction to what neuroscience has learned about the structure, function, and abilities of the brainUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Author and neurologist Restak offers a concise summary of the status of neuroscience and speculates about the future of brain research. He briefly examines the brain on three levels--the ... Read full review