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Brainworks : the mind-bending science of how you see, what you think, and who you are

Author: Michael S Sweeney
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A companion book to the National Geographic TV series uses brain teasers and optical illusions to shed light on the workings of the human brain.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael S Sweeney
ISBN: 9781426207570 1426207573
OCLC Number: 630500277
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 223 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
How this book works --
Seeing --
Thinking --
Being --
Glossary.
Responsibility: by Michael S. Sweeney ; foreword by illusionist David Copperfield.

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Admit it. When you hear the word "neuroscience," you expect something abstract and remote, very complex, of little practical value. But this time...it's personal.  Read more...

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