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This is your brain on parasites : how tiny creatures manipulate our behavior and shape society / Kathleen McAuliffe.

McAuliffe, Kathleen, author. (Author).
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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson County Public Library - Madison 612.8 MCA (Text) 39391006751919 Non-Fiction Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon 612.8 MCAU (Text) 34330513043779 Adult - New Books Available -
Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville 612.8 MCA (Text) 78551000526511 Non-Fiction Available -
North Madison County Elwood Public Library 612.8 MCA (Text) 30419101510487 New Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 612.8 McAuliff (Text) 31208912455823 non-fiction Available -
Royal Center-Boone Twp. Public Library - Royal Center 612.8 McA (Text) 75091000027268 ANF - Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544192225
  • ISBN: 0544192222
  • Physical Description: 268 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: "An Eamon Dolan book."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-251) and index.
Summary, etc.: "Based on a wildly popular Atlantic article: an astonishing investigation into the world of microbes, and the myriad ways they control how other creatures -- including humans -- act, feel, and think. As we are now discovering, parasites -- microbes that cannot thrive and reproduce without another organism as a host -- are shockingly sophisticated and extraordinarily powerful. In fact, a plethora of parasites affect our behavior in ways we have barely begun to understand. In this mind-bending book, McAuliffe reveals the eons-old war between parasites and other creatures that is playing out in our very own bodies."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Nervous system > Diseases.

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