Neurology

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  1. Book ImageThe Mindful Brain: Reflection and Attunement in the Cultivation of Well-Being

    Daniel J. Siegel

    A new framework for maintaining mental health and well-being.More

  2. Book ImageIn Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind

    Eric R. Kandel

    “A stunning book.”—Oliver SacksMore

  3. Book ImageThe End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason

    Sam Harris

    "The End of Faith articulates the dangers and absurdities of organized religion so fiercely and so fearlessly that I felt relieved as I read it, vindicated....Harris writes what a sizable number of us think, but few are willing to say."—Natalie Angier, New York TimesMore

  4. Book ImageNerve Endings: The Discovery of the Synapse

    Richard Rapport

    This is the story not only of one of the nineteenth-century's greatest discoveries but also of the frailty, perseverance, and creativity of human beings.More

  5. Book ImageBrain Imaging Handbook

    J. Douglas Bremner

    The past 10 years have seen an explosion in the use of brain imaging technologies to aid treatment of medical as well as mental health conditions.More

  6. Book ImageStrange Behavior: Tales of Evolutionary Neurology

    Harold Klawans

    A master neurologist's clinical tales—both funny and profound—of the evolution of the brain.More

  7. Book ImageVisual Intelligence: How We Create What We See

    Donald David Hoffman

    "Don Hoffman . . . combines a deep understanding of the logic of perception, a gift for explaining it with simple displays that anyone can-quite literally-see, and a refreshing sense of wonder at the miracle of it all."--Steven Pinker, author of How the Mind WorksMore

  8. Book ImageThe Symbolic Species: The Co-evolution of Language and the Brain

    Terrence W. Deacon

    "A work of enormous breadth, likely to pleasantly surprise both general readers and experts."—New York Times Book ReviewMore

  9. Book ImageThe Victim Is Always the Same

    Irving Spencer Cooper

    This taut, compelling drama centers on a radical brain operation performed on two little girls with a horrible and disfiguring disease, dystonia musculorum deformans.More

  10. Book ImageThe Living Brain

    W. Grey Walter

    This is a pioneer work of great importance--the first attempt to record for the general public the tremendous advances of the last twenty years in our knowledge of the mechanics of the brain. These advances have been made possible through the invention of the electroencephalograph (EEG for short), the machine which magnifies the minute electrical impulses transmitted inside the brain. Everyone interested in probing the mysteries of human thought and personality will find his horizons widened by a study of this remarkable book.More

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