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Nunez, Paul L.

Summary: This book explains in layperson's terms a new approach to studying consciousness based on a partnership between neuroscientists and complexity scientists. The author, a physicist turned neuroscientist, outlines essential features of this partnership. The new science goes well beyond traditional cognitive science and simple neural networks, which are often the focus in artificial intelligence...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Prometheus Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 610 NUN

Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "Includes an extra hour of bonus material where Dr. Amen puts 12 people on the couch and answers their specific questions about: Bipolar disorder, ADHD, troubled relationships, supplements vs medication, children and contact sports, and more"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.8 DVD Amen 2015

Burnett, Dean.

Summary: "A delightful tour of our mysterious, mischievous gray matter from neuroscientist and massively popular Guardian blogger Dean Burnett,"--NoveList.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 610 BUR

Ramachandran, V. S.

Summary: Dr. Ramachandran recounts how his work with patients who have bizarre neurological disorders has shed new light on the deep architecture of the brain, and what these findings tell us about who we are, how we construct our body image, why we laugh or become depressed, why we may believe in God, how we make decisions, deceive ourselves and dream, perhaps even why we're so clever at philosophy,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper/Perennial, Quill 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 612.8 RAM

Kean, Sam

Summary: Offers tales of victims affected by brain injuries and diseases, early studies of the function of the brain, and the history of neuroscience.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Brown & Co 2014

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Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "The fountain of yourth is between your ears"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 612.82 DVD Amen 2013

Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "Clear, concise and effective strategies to make your brain great"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 612.82 DVD Amen 2013

Suzuki, Wendy

Summary: A guide to improving overall health and outlook shares neuroscientific facts about the relationship between the brain and exercise, outlining practical steps for engaging the mind, improving memory, and increasing learning capacity.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dey Street Books 2015

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Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "10 brain-based secrets to being thinner, smarter, and happier!"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 612.82 DVD Amen 2013

Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "10 steps to use your brain to get and keep the body you have always wanted"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Ramachandran, V. S.

Summary: 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.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2011

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD 616.8 Ramachandran 2011

Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "Dr. Amen will show you how the health of your relationships is directly tied to the health of your brain, and that understanding the brain is the missing link to helping couples and families who struggle"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 612.82 DVD Amen 2013

Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: Introduces a system for transforming one's life by improving the health of the brain, healing ailments ranging from depression to insomnia without medication, and enhancing motivation, creativity, impulse control, and social skills.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 612.8 AME

Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "Explore natural ways to boost brainpower, attack common brain illnesses like ADD, anxiety and depression, and increase your chances for long-term brain health"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 612.82 DVD Amen 2013

Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: "How to supercharge your brain for better health, energy, mood, focus and sex"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.89 DVD Amen 2013

Markman, Arthur B.

Summary: "Psychologists Art Markman and Bob Duke, hosts of the popular KUT radio show and podcast Two Guys on Your Head, answer some of the most engaging quandaries about the human brain and behavior. Featuring the latest empirical findings in the dynamic field of psychology, this is science served up in fun and revelatory bite-size bits!"--Page 4 of cover

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling 2016

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Fotuhi, Majid.

Summary: An internationally recognized neurologist presents a revolutionary brain-optimization program that, despite research to the contrary, proves that as humans get older, they can actually get smarter and increase their brain speed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 612.82 FOT

Wang, Sam

Summary: In thirty-six each half hour lectures, Professor Sam Wang explores the science and mystery of the human nervous system, from essential neurochemical and neurobiological processes to the psychological and social constructs they are thought to produce.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2010

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 612.8 NEU
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Summary: It’s normal for the brain to short-circuit every now and then—you put your keys in the fridge, or can’t find the pair of glasses on top of your head. But what if there was away to eat, exercise, and live that could eliminate these “senior moments?” Ageless Brain offers a plan to sharpen your memories and mind so that at 40, you have the quick, agile brain you had at 30. Based on groundbreaking...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rodale Books, and imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

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Restak, Richard M.

Summary: Companion to the five-part television series brought to PBS by award-winning producer David Grubin, "The Secret Life of the Brain: takes readers on a tour of the human brain. Lavishly illustrated and beautifully presented, the many mysteries of the brain are explored from infancy to old age.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Joseph Henry Press 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 612.82 RES

Sigman, Mariano

Summary: A leading neuroscientist draws on physics, linguistics, psychology, education, and other disciplines to explain the inner workings of the human brain and explore the role of neuroscience in daily life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2017

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Ackerman, Diane

Summary: The most ambitious and enlightening work to date from the bestselling author of A Natural History of the Senses, An Alchemy of Mind combines an artist's eye with a scientist's erudition to illuminate, as never before, the magic and mysteries of the human mind. Long treasured by literary readers for her uncommon ability to bridge the gap between art and science, celebrated scholar-artist Diane...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 612.82 ACK

Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: From a bestselling author and PBS star comes a brain-healthy program for readers to turn back the clock and keep their minds sharp and their bodies fit.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2012

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 613 AME

Restak, Richard M.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmony Books 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 612.82 RES