The Tell-tale Brain
A Neuroscientist's Quest for What Makes Us HumanBook - 2011
Ramachandran--the "Marco Polo of neuroscience"--reveals what baffling and extreme case studies can teach us about normal brain function and how it evolved. Among the topics he discusses are synesthesia as a window to creativity and autism as a springboard to understanding self-awareness.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, c2011
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: 616.8 R1407T 2011
Characteristics: xxvi, 357 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Telltale brain