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Change the Brain, Change “Reality”

The brain creates our core sense of reality, and we can learn a lot about that by noticing what happens when it is damaged by aging, accident, or illness. 485 more words

Human Consciousness

Book review: The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat

Deafeningly loud Irish folk music would disrupt any conversation, especially if the music can only be heard by one person — a result of her constant temporal-lobe seizures. 897 more words

Disorders

Let the quest begin!

I’ve always been really curious about the brain, and after I read The Man Who Mistook His Wife For a Hat by Oliver Sacks, I realized the science involved with the brain was just life viewed through a more technical lens. 43 more words

Neuroscience

Book Review: The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat

I’d been meaning to read this book for a while, partly because of the intriguing name, and partly because I remembered enjoying the movie Awakenings… 481 more words

Book Review

TFG's Book of the Month for October: The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat by Oliver Sacks

The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat Face to Face Book Discussion Details:

  • Date: October 25, 2014
  • Place: Wood Neighborhood Deli, Salcedo Village, Makati City…
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Books

Review #75: The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat - Oliver Sacks

Rating:  3

This was my pick for psychology.  Not having a background in the field and lacking familiarity with the associated jargon, I was hoping to find a book that was pretty accessible to “everybody else”.  267 more words

Read The Store 2014

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Review #75: The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat - Oliver Sacks

Rating:  3

This was my pick for psychology.  Not having a background in the field and lacking familiarity with the associated jargon, I was hoping to find a book that was pretty accessible to “everybody else”.  267 more words

Read The Store 2014