Follow the journey as history s greatest brains, including Avicenna, Thomas Willis, Charles Darwin, and Paul Broca, try to figure it out by linking structure to function. How does the brain control the body, make sense of our surroundings, and allow us to understand, empathize with, and love other people and their brains? And how does it create that most mysterious feature of the universe, consciousness?
- 100 chronological articles tell the story of neuroscience from the dawn of history to the present day.
- Authoritative text, exciting imagery, and helpful diagrams accompany each of the steps along the way.
- Biographies of great neuroscientists and a functional map of the brain boost the content for all readers.
- This simple guide to neuroscience draws together current understanding and sets out the basics of the field.
- A 24-page removable foldout concertina neatly housed at the back of the book includes a 12-page Timeline History of the Brain and 12 pages of optical illusions that demonstrate how our view of the world comes entirely from the brain which can sometimes be fooled.
This edition also contains Horse Sense
About: Lisa comes up with some new rules for the Saddle Club that threaten to destroy her relationship with her two best friends, fellow members Carole and Stevie
Pricing is shown for items sent to or within the U.S., excluding shipping and tax. Please consult the store to determine exact fees. No warranties are made express or implied about the accuracy, timeliness, merit, or value of the information provided. Information subject to change without notice. isbn.nu is not a bookseller, just an information source.