Conversations with Neil's brain : the neural nature of thought and language / William H. Calvin, George A. Ojemann.
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|Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library||153 CAL (Text)||39206017784651||NonFiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0201632179
- Physical Description: 343 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
- Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., c1994.
|General Note:|| "A William Patrick book."
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-296) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| A window to the brain -- Losing consciousness -- Seeing the brain speak -- If language is left, what's right? -- The problems with paying attention -- The personality of the lowly neuron -- The what and where of memory -- How are memories made? -- What's up front -- When things go wrong with thought and mood -- Tuning up the brain by pruning --Acquiring and reacquiring language -- Taking apart the visual image --How the brain subdivides language -- Why can we read so well? --Stringing things together in novel ways --
Deep in the temporal lobe, just across from the brain stem -- In search of the narrator.
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