The Woman Who Changed Her Brain

Author: Barbara Arrowsmith-Young
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448129613
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This remarkable book by a brilliant pioneer deepens our understanding of how the brain works. Our brains may shape us, but this book offers clear and hopeful evidence of the corollary: that we can shape our brains.

The Woman Who Changed Her Brain Revised Edition

Author: Barbara Arrowsmith-Young
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781460752692
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The incredible story of a woman who struggled with severe learning disabilities, built herself a better brain, and started a program that has helped thousands of others.

The Woman Who Changed Her Brain

Author: Barbara Arrowsmith-Young
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451607946
Size: 72.91 MB
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—The Huffington Post “A fascinating book that speaks to the lag between exciting
developments in brain science, and existing educational practice.” —The Toronto
Star “Readers . . . will find the author's writing style lucid and her personal story
inspiring.” —The Post and Courier (Charleston) “A compelling and enlightening
book about the brain and its potential.” —Vogue (Australia) “The Woman Who
Changed Her Brain grabbed me by the lapels and shook me.” —Actionable
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The Brain That Changes Itself

Author: Norman Doidge
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 014103887X
Size: 50.46 MB
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He introduces incredible case histories - blind people helped to see, IQs raised and memories sharpened - and tells the stories of the maverick scientists who are overturning centuries of assumptions about the brain.

Brain School

Author: Howard Eaton
Publisher: Eaton Educational Group
ISBN: 9780986749407
Size: 10.87 MB
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"This book is about children who struggled in school and subsequently changed their cognitive functioning and altered their lives.

A Stitch Of Time

Author: Lauren Marks
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451697511
Size: 55.92 MB
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"An eloquent memoir of a 27 year old actress who suffered a massive brain aneurysm onstage at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and awoke to discover that she had aphasia, a rare condition in which one loses the ability to speak, read and ...

Brain On Fire

Author: Susannah Cahalan
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451621396
Size: 54.87 MB
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In a swift and breathtaking narrative, Susannah tells the astonishing true story of her descent into madness, her family’s inspiring faith in her, and the lifesaving diagnosis that nearly didn’t happen. “A fascinating look at the ...

The New Executive Brain

Author: Elkhonon Goldberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199758500
Size: 10.62 MB
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In The New Executive Brain, Goldberg paints a sweeping panorama of cutting-edge thinking in cognitive neuroscience and neuropsychology, one that ranges far beyond the frontal lobes.

The Man With A Shattered World

Author: Aleksandr R. Luria
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674546257
Size: 59.60 MB
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Russian psychologists A.R. Luria presents a compelling portrait of a man's heroic struggle to regain his mental faculties.