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

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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 brain—and 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  - Mishehu - Goodreads

Very interesting subject (neuroscience of vision, brain plasticity). Part popular science review, part memoir. Writer is, of all things, a professor of neurobiology whose own lifelong case of ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Steve Gutin - Goodreads

Great story. Really beautiful. 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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