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Gazzaniga, Michael S.

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Works: 144 works in 801 publications in 9 languages and 31,790 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Textbooks  Study guides 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Commentator, Other
Classifications: QP360, 612.8233
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Human : the science behind what makes us unique by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
28 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,747 libraries worldwide
One of the world's leading neuroscientists explores how best to understand the human condition by examining the biological, psychological, and highly social nature of our species within the social context of our lives. In Human, Gazzaniga explores a number of related issues, including what makes human brains unique, the importance of language and art in defining the human condition, the nature of human consciousness, and even artificial intelligence
Who's in charge? : free will and the science of the brain by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,206 libraries worldwide
"The "father of cognitive neuroscience" makes a powerful and provocative argument against today's common wisdom that our lives are wholly determined by physical processes we cannot control"--
Nature's mind : the biological roots of thinking, emotions, sexuality, language, and intelligence by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
26 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,142 libraries worldwide
In a treatise that takes the nature vs. nurture controversy to a new extreme, the author, using selection theory, dismantles psychoanalysis, chides doctors for not heeding the body's innate wisdom, and offers explanations for drug addiction, alcoholism, dieting, hypersexed behavior and compulsions. He advises parents to "set a context for opportunity" and to let the child do the rest. Emphasizing "feeling-in-control" as a key to well-being, he suggests that "disempowering" institutions such as welfare and homes for the elderly can be detrimental. Photos
The social brain : discovering the networks of the mind by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
19 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 1,107 libraries worldwide
Overzicht van het vakgebied "cognitieve neurologie" door de pionier van deze wetenschap
Mind matters : how mind and brain interact to create our conscious lives by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
10 editions published in 1988 in English and Spanish and held by 951 libraries worldwide
Describes how research is showing how the mind and the body affect each other and how each individual can better manage their bodies and lives
The mind's past by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
24 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 945 libraries worldwide
Why does the human brain insist on interpreting the world and constructing a narrative? Michael S. Gazzaniga shows how our mind and brain accomplish the amazing feat of constructing our past - a process clearly fraught with errors of perception, memory, and judgment. By showing that the specific systems built into our brain do their work automatically and largely outside of our conscious awareness, Gazzaniga calls into question our everyday notions of self and reality. The implications of his ideas reach deeply into the nature of perception and memory, the profundity of human instinct, and the ways we construct who we are and how we fit into the world around us. Gazzaniga explains how the mind interprets data the brain has already processed, making "us" the last to know. He shows how what "we" see is frequently an illusion and not at all what our brain is perceiving. False memories become a part of our experience; autobiography is fiction. In exploring how the brain enables the mind, Gazzaniga points us toward one of the greatest mysteries of human evolution: how we become who we are
The integrated mind by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
27 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 730 libraries worldwide
Handbook of psychobiology by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
16 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 683 libraries worldwide
The bisected brain by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
20 editions published between 1970 and 1995 in English and French and held by 578 libraries worldwide
Psychological science : mind, brain, and behavior by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
50 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and held by 574 libraries worldwide
The new edition of this textbook gives students a balanced perspective on the study of human behaviour. It continues to offer unparalleled coverage of neuroscience, together with fully targeted examples of social and cultural behaviour. The book features strong links between scientific research and their applications, giving plenty for students to engage with. The table of contents has been streamlined so that clearer presentations of social psychology, consciousness, intelligence and motivation will help students students master the subject
Perspectives in memory research by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
12 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 546 libraries worldwide
Neuropsychology by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
18 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Handbook of cognitive neuroscience by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
Extending psychological frontiers : selected works of Leon Festinger by Leon Festinger( Book )
6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 432 libraries worldwide
Methods in mind by Carl Senior( Book )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 327 libraries worldwide
Experts discuss the wide variety of investigative tools available to cognitive neuroscience, including transcranial magnetic stimulation, neuroscience computation, fMRI, imaging genetics, and neuropharmacology, with particular emphasis on convergence of t
Fundamentals of psychology; an introduction by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
24 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Unit Workbook for Fundamentals of Psychology
Good reading in psychology by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
7 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 242 libraries worldwide
Functional neuroscience by Michael S Gazzaniga( Book )
6 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
The cognitive neuroscience of mind : a tribute to Michael S. Gazzaniga by Patricia Ann Reuter-Lorenz( Book )
13 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 201 libraries worldwide
These essays on a range of topics in the cognitive neurosciences report on the progress in the field over the twenty years of its existence and reflect the many groundbreaking scientific contributions and enduring influence of Michael Gazzaniga, 'the godfather of cognitive neuroscience'
Tales from both sides of the brain : a life in neuroscience by Michael S Gazzaniga( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Gazzaniga tells the impassioned story of his life in science and his decades-long journey to understand how the separate spheres of our brains communicate and miscommunicate with their separate agendas
 
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Alternative Names
Ga ja ni ga, Ma i keul 1939-
Gazzaniga, M. S.
Gazzaniga, M. S. 1939-
Gazzaniga, M. S. (Michael S.)
Gazzaniga, M. S. (Michael S.), 1939-
Gazzaniga, M. S. (Michael Saunders), 1939-
Gazzaniga , Michael
Gazzaniga, Michael 1939-
Gazzaniga, Michael Saunders 1939-
Gazzaniga, Mike
Gazzaniga, Mike 1939-
Kajaniga, Maik'ŭl 1939-
Michael Gazzaniga americký neurovědec a psycholog
Michael Gazzaniga Amerikaans psycholoog
Michael Gazzaniga psicologo e neuroscienziato statunitense
Michael Gazzaniga US-amerikanischer Neurowissenschaftler, Professor für kognitive Neurowissenschaft
Michael S. Gazzaniga
Speed (2007年电影)
Мајкл Газанига
가자니가, 마이클 1939-
가자니가, 마이클 S
ガザニガ, M. S
ガザニガ, マイケル・S.
マイケル・S・ガザニガ
麥可·葛詹尼加
Languages
English (308)
Spanish (12)
French (7)
Italian (7)
Chinese (6)
Japanese (5)
German (1)
Portuguese (1)
Dutch (1)
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