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[Epub] ❧ Phantoms in the Brain: Probing the Mysteries of the Human Mind By V.S. Ramachandran – 17th-century.co Neuroscientist V S Ramachandran is internationally renowned for uncovering answers to the deep and uirky uestions of human nature that few scientists have dared to address His bold insights about the Neuroscientist V S Ramachandran is internationally renowned for uncovering answers to the deep and uirky uestions of human nature that few scientists have dared to address His bold insights about the brain are matched only by the stunning simplicity of his experiments using such low tech tools such as cotton swabs glasses of water and dime store mirrorsIn Phantoms in the Brain Dr Ramachandran recounts how his work with patients who have bizarre neurological disorders has shed new light on the deep architecture of the brain and what these findings tell us about who we are how we construct our body image why we laugh or become depressed why we may believe in God and how we make decisions deceive ourselves and dreamSome of his most notable cases A woman paralyzed on the left side of her body who believes she is lifting a tray of drinks with both hands offers a uniue opportunity to test Freud's theory of denial A man who insists he is talking with God challenges us to ask Could we be wired for religious experience? A woman who hallucinates cartoon characters illustrates how in a sense we are all hallucinating all the time Dr Ramachandran's inspired medical detective work pushes the boundaries of medicine's last great frontier the human mind yielding new and provocative insights into the big uestions about consciousness and the self.

Neuroscientist V S Ramachandran is internationally renowned for uncovering answers to the deep and uirky uestions of human nature that few scientists have dared to address His bold insights about the brain are matched only by the stunning simplicity of his experiments using such low tech tools such as cotton swabs glasses of water and dime store mirrorsIn Phantoms in the Brain Dr Ramachandran recounts how his work with patients who have bizarre neurological disorders has shed new light on the deep architecture of the brain and what these findings tell us about who we are how we construct our body image why we laugh or become depressed why we may believe in God and how we make decisions deceive ourselves and dreamSome of his most notable cases A woman paralyzed on the left side of her body who believes she is lifting a tray of drinks with both hands offers a uniue opportunity to test Freud's theory of denial A man who insists he is talking with God challenges us to ask Could we be wired for religious experience? A woman who hallucinates cartoon characters illustrates how in a sense we are all hallucinating all the time Dr Ramachandran's inspired medical detective work pushes the boundaries of medicine's last great frontier the human mind yielding new and provocative insights into the big uestions about consciousness and the sel.

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  1. Clifford Clifford says:

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  7. Henry Wong Henry Wong says:

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  8. Alexandre Lapointe Alexandre Lapointe says:

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  9. Acanthe Acanthe says:

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  10. Mr. Charles R. Day Mr. Charles R. Day says:

    ePUB V.S. Ramachandran É Phantoms in the Brain: Probing the Mysteries of the Human É phantoms mobile, brain: pdf, probing kindle, mysteries pdf, human ebok, mind mobile, Phantoms in free, the Brain: pdf, the Brain: Probing the pdf, in the Brain: download, in the Brain: Probing the pdf, Phantoms in the Brain: Probing the Mysteries of the Human Mind KindleIf ever a book illustrated that the brain is nothing than a machine albeit a profoundly complex one then this is it and this is why I am mystified as to why the author seems still to believe in free will But put that to one side he only mentions it two or three times toward the end of the book this is a fascinating study on how the brain works and is an extraordinary combination of case study and intelligent speculation the latter inevitable in what is now at the forefront of biology research for anyone for whom this is an area of interest this book should not be missed


  11. Dan Coffey Dan Coffey says:

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  12. Ross Ross says:

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  13. Russell Russell says:

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