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Ramachandran, V. S.

Overview
Works: 87 works in 394 publications in 13 languages and 10,541 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Encyclopedias  Reference works  Educational television programs  Conference papers and proceedings  Educational films  Internet videos  Science television programs 
Roles: Author, Editor, osp, Other, Interviewee, Publishing director, Contributor
Classifications: RC351, 612.82
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by V. S Ramachandran
Phantoms in the brain : probing the mysteries of the human mind by V. S Ramachandran( Book )

27 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DSU Title III 2007-2012
The tell-tale brain : a neuroscientist's quest for what makes us human by V. S Ramachandran( Book )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ramachandran--the "Marco Polo of neuroscience"--Reveals what baffling and extreme case studies can teach us about normal brain function and how it evolved. Among the topics he discusses are synesthesia as a window to creativity and autism as a springboard to understanding self-awareness
Encyclopedia of human behavior( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Encyclopedia of Human Behavior is a comprehensive four-volume reference source on human action and reaction, and the thoughts, feelings, and physiological functions behind those actions. Presented alphabetically by title, 250 articles probe both enduring and exciting new topics in physiological psychology, perception, personality, abnormal and clinical psychology, cognition and learning, social psychology, developmental psychology, language, and applied contexts. Written by leading scientists in these disciplines, every article has been peer-reviewed to establish clarity, accuracy, and comprehensiveness. The first reference source to provide both depth and breadth to the study of human behavior, the encyclopedia promises to be a much used reference source. This set appeals to public, corporate, university and college libraries, libraries in two-year colleges and some secondary schools
A brief tour of human consciousness : from imposter poodles to purple numbers by V. S Ramachandran( Book )

13 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five essays in the field of cognitive neuroscience examine certain anomalies of perception, what they suggest about the brain's neural wiring, and what they may reveal about the evolution of the human mind
Secrets of the mind by A. G Cairns-Smith( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 789 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows neuroscientist V.S. Ramachandran as he investigates four mysterious psychological cases involving blindness and sight, phantom limbs and pain, and delusional thinking, and delivers his astounding conclusions
Encyclopedia of the human brain( Book )

16 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covering anatomy, physiology, neuropsychology, clinical neurology, neuropharmacology, evolutionary biology, genetics, and behavioural science, this four-volume encyclopaedia presents what is known about the anatomy, functions, and development of the human brain
Consciousness and the physical world : edited proceedings of an interdisciplinary symposium on consciousness held at the University of Cambridge in January 1978 by Interdysciplinary Symposium on Consciousness( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The emerging mind : the Reith Lectures 2003 by V. S Ramachandran( Book )

37 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lezingen over de hersenwetenschappen
Phantoms in the brain : human nature and the architecture of the mind by V. S Ramachandran( Book )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using a series of case studies, 'Phantoms in the brain' introduces a strange and unexplored mental world. Ramachandran, through his research into brain damage, has discovered that the brain can react in strange ways to major physical changes
The tell-tale brain : a neuroscientist's quest for what makes us human by V. S Ramachandran( Recording )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ramachandran -- the "Marco Polo of neuroscience"--Reveals what baffling and extreme case studies can teach us about normal brain function and how it evolved. Among the topics he discusses are synesthesia as a window to creativity and autism as a springboard to understanding self-awareness
Encyclopedia of human behavior( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Encyclopedia of Human Behavior is a comprehensive three-volume reference source on human action and reaction, and the thoughts, feelings, and physiological functions behind those actions. Presented alphabetically by title, 300 articles probe both enduring and exciting new topics in physiological psychology, perception, personality, abnormal and clinical psychology, cognition and learning, social psychology, developmental psychology, language, and applied contexts. Written by leading scientists in these disciplines, every article has been peer-reviewed to establish clarity, accuracy, and comprehensiveness. The most comprehensive reference source to provide both depth and breadth to the study of human behavior, the encyclopedia will again be a much-used reference source. This set appeals to public, corporate, university and college libraries, libraries in two-year colleges and some secondary schools. This title features concise entries (ten pages on average) provide foundational knowledge of the field
Die blinde Frau, die sehen kann : rätselhafte Phänomene unseres Bewusstseins by V. S Ramachandran( Book )

23 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Truth, technology, and the visual/virtual world by Jaron Lanier( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tell-tale brain : unlocking the mystery of human nature by V. S Ramachandran( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores why the human brain is so unique and how it became so enchantingly complex. This title reveals what baffling and extreme case studies can teach us about the brain and how it evolved
The tell-tale brain : tales of the unexpected from inside your mind by V. S Ramachandran( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This fascinating book reveals what we learn about human nature when the brain goes wrong. It looks at why the human brain is so unique and examines how it became so complex
The claustrum : structural, functional, and clinical neuroscience by John R Smythies( Book )

9 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The present day is witnessing an explosion of our understanding of how the brain works at all levels, in which complexity is piled on complexity, and mechanisms of astonishing elegance are being continually discovered. This process is most developed in the major areas of the brain, such as the cortex, thalamus, and striatum. The Claustrum instead focuses on a small, remote, and, until recently, relatively unknown area of the brain. In recent years, researchers have come to believe that the claustrum is concerned with consciousness, a bold hypothesis supported by the claustrum's two-w
Le cerveau fait de l'esprit : enquêtes sur les neurones miroirs by V. S Ramachandran( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TEDTalks : V.S. Ramachandran - The Neurons That Shaped Civilization( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neuroscientist V.S. Ramachandran is a mesmerizing speaker, able to concretely and simply describe the most complicated inner workings of the brain. Over the course of this TEDTalk, he outlines the fascinating functions of mirror neurons - cells that allow us to learn complex social behaviors. "The imitation of complex skills is what we call culture and is the basis of civilization," says Ramachandran
Encyclopedia of the Human Brain by V. S Ramachandran( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filling-in : from perceptual completion to cortical reorganization by Luiz Pessoa( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best example of filling-in involves the blind spot, a region of the retina devoid of photoreceptors. While this phenomenon is common in the visual domain, it is argued by contributors to this book that forms of filling-in also take place in other sensory modalities
 
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Alternative Names
Ramačandran, V. S. 1951-

Ramachandran, V. S.

Ramachandran, V.S. 1951-

Ramachandran, Vilanayur S.

Ramachandran, Vilayanur.

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Ramachandran, Vilayanur S. 1951-

Ramachandran, Vilayanur Subramanian 1951-

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V. S. Ramachandran indischer Neurologe

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Рамачандран, Вилейанур

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The tell-tale brain : a neuroscientist's quest for what makes us humanEncyclopedia of human behaviorA brief tour of human consciousness : from imposter poodles to purple numbersSecrets of the mindEncyclopedia of the human brainThe emerging mind : the Reith Lectures 2003Phantoms in the brain : human nature and the architecture of the mindThe tell-tale brain : a neuroscientist's quest for what makes us human