Care and Feeding of the Brain: A Guide to Your Gray Matter

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Doubleday, 1990 - Health & Fitness - 184 pages
A fact-filled volume of information about the human brain explores diet, memory, gender, race, culture, environment, and their relation to one's gray matter

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Care and feeding of the brain: a guide to your gray matter

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Using a simple guidebook format, science writer Maguire has created a light compendium of assorted tidbits on matters neural. His miscellany of short articles considers aspects of brain physiology ... Read full review

Contents

Consciousness
37
What Is Meant by My Unconscious
44
Why Does My Brain Dream and How Can I
50
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Jack Maguire was born in Denison, Texas and attended both the University of Texas a Denton and the University of Texas at Austin, where he received the Society of Professional Journalists Award as the "Outstanding Graduate in Journalism" for his writing in the Daily Texan. Maguire was the Executive Director of the University of Texas Institute of Texas Culture from 1976-1986. He has written two textbooks on Texan history and developed a Texas Trivia Game that is used in the classroom. Maguire has written over 1600 columns, more than 500 articles, and nine books. His column, Talk of Texas, is the longest running in the history of Texas.

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