The Brain Has a Mind of Its Own: Insights from a Practicing Neurologist
Neurologist and best-selling author Richard Restak puts readers in touch with the latest scientific findings about the most complex and inscrutable object in creation--the human brain. "By all means let Richard Restak take you on this lively journey to the very roots of our being. Along the way you will gain new understanding of consciousness, dreams, drugs, emotions, memory loss, and many kindred subjects."--William Warner Line drawings.
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THE BRAIN HAS A MIND OF ITS OWN: Insights form a Practicing NeurologistUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Restak (The Mind, 1988; The Brain, 1984, etc.) rests on his laurels a bit with these brief, breezy essays on technological innovations, ethical issues, and as-yet-unsolved mysteries in the fast ... Read full review
The brain has a mind of its own: insights from a practicing neurologistUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Restak, a neuropsychiatrist, gained notoriety with two PBS companion volumes, The Brain ( LJ 11/1/88) and The Mind ( LJ 10/15/84). His latest offering is a curious assortment of short essays that ... Read full review
MAPPING THE SPACES A MIND CAN ENTER
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