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The Resource Memory's voice : deciphering the brain-mind code, Daniel L. Alkon

Memory's voice : deciphering the brain-mind code, Daniel L. Alkon

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Memory's voice : deciphering the brain-mind code
Title
Memory's voice
Title remainder
deciphering the brain-mind code
Statement of responsibility
Daniel L. Alkon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • In Memory's Voice, pioneer brain and memory researcher Daniel L. Alkon, M.D., tells the fascinating story of the quest to trace the very roots of our consciousness. Our passions, addictions, joys, fears - they all have a biological basis. Dr. Alkon escorts us on an amazing voyage through the corridors of the brain to unlock the secrets of the mind - and revolutionize the way we think about the way we think. Dr. Alkon has discovered that the very process of learning in
  • The brain can be observed in simpler life forms. He goes on to discuss how trauma, such as child abuse, may create memories that crystallize into the actual physiological causes of later psychiatric disorders; how cutting-edge molecular procedures may ultimately yield cures for even the most profound mental illnesses, such as depression and schizophrenia; and how, in a dramatic convergence of scientific disciplines more than twenty years in the making, artificial
  • Intelligence and neurobiology can combine to take our understanding of mind and body to a new level. Impassioned, lyrical, and very human, Memory's Voice touches the heart and the intellect, leaving the reader in awe of the powers of the brain and of modern science
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alkon, Daniel L
Dewey number
612.8/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP406
LC item number
.A627 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WL 102
NLM item number
A415ma 1992
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Memory
  • Memory
  • Memory
Label
Memory's voice : deciphering the brain-mind code, Daniel L. Alkon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-274) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm25915185
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 285 p.
Isbn
9780060183004
Lccn
92052573
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o25915185
  • (OCoLC)25915185
Label
Memory's voice : deciphering the brain-mind code, Daniel L. Alkon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-274) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm25915185
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xviii, 285 p.
Isbn
9780060183004
Lccn
92052573
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o25915185
  • (OCoLC)25915185

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