• The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science

    The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science (CD-Audio) By (author) Norman Doidge, Read by Jim Bond


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    Description?Fascinating. Doidge's book is a remarkable and hopeful portrait of the endless adaptability of the human brain.? ? Oliver SacksThe discovery that our thoughts can change the structure and function of our brains ? even into old age ? is the most important breakthrough in neuroscience in four centuries. In this revolutionary look at the brain, bestselling author, psychiatrist, and psychoanalyst Norman Doidge, M.D., introduces both the brilliant scientists championing this new science of neuroplasticity and the astonishing progress of the people whose lives they?ve transformed. Introducing principles we can all use as well as a riveting collection of case histories ? stroke patients cured, a woman with half a brain that rewired itself to work as a whole, learning and emotional disorders overcome, IQs raised, and aging brains rejuvenated ? The Brain That Changes Itself has ?implications for all human beings, not to mention human culture, human learning and human history? (The New York Times).?Readers will want to read entire sections aloud and pass the book on to someone who can benefit from it?.Links scientific experimentation with personal triumph in a way that inspires awe.? - The Washington Post

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    The Brain That Changes Itself
    Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Norman Doidge, Read by Jim Bond
    Physical properties
    Format: CD-Audio
    Number of pages: 10
    Width: 132 mm
    Height: 175 mm
    Thickness: 33 mm
    Weight: 159 g
    ISBN 13: 9781423367994
    ISBN 10: 1423367995

    BIC E4L: HEA
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S6.2
    B&T Merchandise Category: AUD
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: MJN, JMM
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    B&T General Subject: 670
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    Ingram Subject Code: JN
    Libri: I-JN
    LC classification: T
    DC21: 612.8
    BISAC V2.8: MED057000, PSY020000, SCI003000
    DC22: 612.8
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: MED056000
    Abridged Dewey: COMPACT
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    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 56960
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    Thema V1.0: JMM, MKJ, PSAN
    1, Unabridged
    Edition statement
    Brilliance Corporation
    Imprint name
    Brilliance Corporation
    Publication date
    01 June 2008