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Annotated list of books on the brain

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Good list:

The following descriptions focus on widely praised books about the brain, both scientific and literary. The selections are excerpted from articles in Cerebrum: The Dana Forum on Brain Science.

Cerebrum is now a free Web publication, with monthly articles, regular book features, letters to the editor, and a complete searchable archive of all 27 print issues from 1998–2005. To read the complete articles excerpted below, please visit Cerebrum online at www.dana.org. Authors of books who are members of the Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives are indicated in boldface type.

The book descriptions found in this section are organized in the following categories:

  1. The Great Brain Books, Voted by Scientists of the Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives
  2. “Ourselves To Know,” Books from Scientists of the Dana Alliance
  3. Great Literary Portrayals of Brain Disorders
  4. The Inner Lives of Disordered Brains
  5. Four Fictional Odysseys Through Life With a Disordered Brain
  6. Brain Books for Budding Scientists—and All Children

Written by Leisureguy

19 September 2007 at 7:16 pm

Posted in Books, Science

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