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Disturbances of the mind / Douwe Draaisma ; translated by Barbara Fasting.

Draaisma, D. (Author).

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Macon County Public Library 616.80922 D (Text) 39493106684360 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780521509664
  • ISBN: 0521509661
  • Physical Description: v, 360 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; Cambridge University Press, 2009.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Towards dusk the images appear: Bonnet syndrome -- A tormenting round of tremors: Parkinson's disease -- Phineas Gage's posthumous stroll: the Gage matrix -- The Celestine prophesy: Broca's area -- Sparks from a Leyden jar: Jackson's epilepsy -- Siberian brandy: Korsakoff syndrome -- Go to hell, idiot! Gilles de la Tourette syndrome -- A labyrinth of tangles: Alzheimer's disease -- The Mercator of neurology: Brodmann's areas -- The headquarters of madness: Clérambault syndrome -- A cup of tea for the doppelgänger: Capgras syndrome -- Little professors: Asperger syndrome -- The Cardan suspension of science.
Language Note:
Translated from the Dutch.
Subject: Nervous system > Diseases > History.
Brain > Diseases > History.
Neurology > Research.
Brain > Research.

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