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User Review  - Skybalon - LibraryThing

Good highly readable reference to the latest in brain research. Well worth the read, even you won't remember all 12 principles later. (And there is probably a principle in the book that would explain why.) Read full review

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User Review  - bostonian71 - LibraryThing

Short, but informative and engaging. I appreciate that Medina explains the biology clearly, tries not to generalize too much (even the "principles" of the title are more suggestions and ideas for ... Read full review

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User Review  - Willow1972 - LibraryThing

Fascinating! A great book for those laymen (like moi) interested in Brain science and the implications on learning. The chapters on music and gender are especially good. Read full review

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User Review  - collizzle - LibraryThing

My advisor for grad school gave me this book as a graduation present. As a researcher, I have read about many of these studies but it was still interesting and engaging. I highly recommend it. Read full review

Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and SchoolのBarbierock1さんの感想・レビュー

User Review  - Barbierock1 - 読書メーター

1)exercise: Exercise boosts brain power 2)survival: The human brain evolved, too 3)wiring: Every brain is wired differently 4)attention: We don't pay attention to boring things 5) short-term memory: Repeat to remember 6)long-term memory:Remember to repeat Read full review

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User Review  - jlapac - LibraryThing

This is a great book. It combines brain science with evolution, how people learn and the stupidities of how we teach. It took me a long time to actually read, but in the process I gave two ... Read full review

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User Review  - revslick - LibraryThing

Excellent, down to earth way that we can make simple Life Hacks with discoveries regarding how the Brain works. Best tips are - exercise is crucial!! naps are important for creativity and high Brain ... Read full review

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User Review  - LaPhenix - LibraryThing

Wonderfully thorough and accessible! Medina presents complicated data and concepts in an engaging manner and supports his ideas with examples and stories designed to maximize recall. I loved reading this book and anticipate that I'll be referencing it often! Read full review

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User Review  - Cataloger623 - LibraryThing

An amazing book on the brain. The book is highly readable and interesting. Read full review

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User Review  - castiron - LibraryThing

An interesting basic overview of what we currently know about how the brain processes information and learns. Read full review

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