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Conversations with Neil's brain : the neural nature of thought and language / William H. Calvin, George A. Ojemann.

Calvin, William H., 1939- (Author). Ojemann, George A. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 153 CAL (Text) 39206017784651 NonFiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 0201632179
  • Physical Description: 343 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., [1994]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A William Patrick book."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 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.
Subject: Brain.
Consciousness.
Brain > Surgery.
Epilepsy > Surgery.

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