Beyond the Zonules of Zinn: A Fantastic Journey Through Your Brain (Google eBook)

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Harvard University Press, Jun 30, 2009 - Science - 352 pages
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In his latest book, Bainbridge combines an otherworldly journey through the central nervous system with an accessible and entertaining account of how the brain's anatomy has often misled anatomists about its function. Bainbridge uses the structure of the brain to set his book apart from the many volumes that focus on brain function.
  

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User Review  - BakuDreamer - LibraryThing

This is very good, ought to be an interactive DVD. He bulids up to, sort of, but never actually states, what makes a lot more sense now. You actually have two brains ( just like you have two lungs and two kidneys, there are two brains there in your head { YMMV } } Read full review

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User Review  - KR2 - LibraryThing

This is one of those books that I wish I had a better memory for. I felt that I wanted to cram it all in and found myself rereading passages so as to try and not forget them. That said, Bainbridge did ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue
1
I A Grand Tour of Terra Incognita
9
II An Assault on the Senses
91
III Where All the Mind May Be Found?
227
Further Reading
317
Index
323
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About the author (2009)

David Bainbridge is University Clinical Veterinary Anatomist at the University of Cambridge and a Fellow of St. Catharine's College.

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