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Literature and the brain

Norman Norwood Holland

Literature and the brain

by Norman Norwood Holland

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by PsyArt Foundation in Gainesville, FL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology and literature,
  • Psychoanalysis and literature,
  • Reader-response criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 409-443) and index.

    StatementNorman N. Holland.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN56.P93 H66 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 457 p. ;
    Number of Pages457
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23732235M
    ISBN 109780578018393, 9780578025124
    LC Control Number2009929328

    Literature. Concussion in Athletics: From Brain to Behavior. This book is the partial product of a conference: “Concussion in Athletics: From Brain to Behavior” held at Pennsylvania State University in October 5 –6, This conference received the generous support of The College of Health and Human Development, Penn State Hershey. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: The Questions --About This Book --The Alp of Mind --Neuropsychoanalysis --Being Transported --Where is a Text?--Four Changes in the Brain --Losing Self, Losing the World --Why Don't We Doubt?--Metafictions --About Emotion --Why Do We Care?

      The must-read brain books of covered topics ranging from addictions to perception to sleep to emotions. Part one of this two-part list offers five selections, each a worthy contribution to. Big Head! A Book About Your Brain and Your Head by Pete Rowan, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, , 48 pages, ISBN: (Reviewed by Dr. Daisy Lu; Music Specialist and Neuroscience for Kids Consultant) For ages 10 and up. Big Head is a visual treat with its rich informative content about the scientific aspects of the brain.

    The Brain on Fire Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you. This book uses contemporary literature and culture to explore the deepest questions raised by 21st century understandings of the brain and the nervous system. Readers of literature, cultural studies, philosophy, psychology and neuroscience will be fascinated by this interdisciplinary study of the brain, self and culture.”—Victoria Pitts.


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