The Brain Has A Mind of Its Own

The Brain Has A Mind of Its Own

Insights From A Practicing Neurologist

Book - 1991
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Random House, Inc.
Neurologist and best-selling author Richard Restak puts readers in touch with the latest scientific findings about the most complex and inscrutable object in creation--the human brain. "By all means let Richard Restak take you on this lively journey to the very roots of our being. Along the way you will gain new understanding of consciousness, dreams, drugs, emotions, memory loss, and many kindred subjects."--William WarnerLine drawings.

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Baker & Taylor
The author explores the brain and the mind, reporting the latest discoveries that are answering the most intimately human of scientific questions, and offers anecdotes from his own neurological practice

Book News
In the tradition of Oliver Sacks and Lewis Thomas, neurologist, neuropsychiatrist, and best-selling author Restak ( The brain , Bantam, 1984) explores the mysterious terrain of brain and mind, presenting recent research as well as anecdotes from his own practice. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: New York : Harmony Books, c1991
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780517574836
Characteristics: xi, 210 p. ; 22 cm


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