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An illustrated history of brain function, [by] Edwin Clarke [and] Kenneth Dewhurst

Label
An illustrated history of brain function
Title
An illustrated history of brain function
Statement of responsibility
[by] Edwin Clarke [and] Kenneth Dewhurst
Creator
Contributor
Joint author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clarke, Edwin
Dewey number
612/.82/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP376
LC item number
.C55
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WL 11.1
NLM item number
C597i 1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dewhurst, Kenneth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Human anatomy
Label
An illustrated history of brain function, [by] Edwin Clarke [and] Kenneth Dewhurst
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 144-148
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- Antiquity -- Medieval Period: The Cell Doctrine of Brain Function -- Transition: The Ventricles -- Transition: the Rete Mirabile -- Sixteenth and Early Seventeenth Century -- Anatomists and the Cerebral Convolutions -- Seventeenth Century Concepts of Brain Function: Descartes and Willis -- Seventeenth Century Oriental Concepts of Brain Function -- Seventeenth & Eighteenth Century Illustrations of Cerebral Convolutions -- The New 'Science': Phrenology -- The Scientific Investigation of the Cerebral Convolutions in the Nineteenth Century -- The Genesis of Cortical Localization --Modern Aspects of Cortical Localization -- Appendix I. The Frontispiece -- Appendix II. Secondary Literature on the History of Brain Localization -- Acknowledgements -- Index
Control code
ocm00622038
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
154 p.
Isbn
9780520023161
Lccn
72087206
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780520023161
  • (OCoLC)622038
Label
An illustrated history of brain function, [by] Edwin Clarke [and] Kenneth Dewhurst
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 144-148
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- Antiquity -- Medieval Period: The Cell Doctrine of Brain Function -- Transition: The Ventricles -- Transition: the Rete Mirabile -- Sixteenth and Early Seventeenth Century -- Anatomists and the Cerebral Convolutions -- Seventeenth Century Concepts of Brain Function: Descartes and Willis -- Seventeenth Century Oriental Concepts of Brain Function -- Seventeenth & Eighteenth Century Illustrations of Cerebral Convolutions -- The New 'Science': Phrenology -- The Scientific Investigation of the Cerebral Convolutions in the Nineteenth Century -- The Genesis of Cortical Localization --Modern Aspects of Cortical Localization -- Appendix I. The Frontispiece -- Appendix II. Secondary Literature on the History of Brain Localization -- Acknowledgements -- Index
Control code
ocm00622038
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
154 p.
Isbn
9780520023161
Lccn
72087206
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780520023161
  • (OCoLC)622038

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