By Vilayanur S. Ramachandran MD PhD

Some time past decade, huge, immense strides were made in figuring out the human mind. the arrival of subtle new imaging suggestions (e.g. puppy, MRI, MEG, etc.) and new behavioral checking out techniques have revolutionized our realizing of the mind, and we now understand extra concerning the anatomy, features, and improvement of this organ than ever prior to. besides the fact that, a lot of this data is scattered throughout medical journals and books in a various crew of specialties: psychology, neuroscience, drugs, and so forth. The Encyclopedia of the Human Brain locations all details in one resource and includes truly written summaries on what's identified of the human brain.

Covering anatomy, body structure, neuropsychology, medical neurology, neuropharmacology, evolutionary biology, genetics, and behavioral technological know-how, this four-volume encyclopedia comprises over 2 hundred peer reviewed signed articles from specialists worldwide. The Encyclopedia articles differ in size from 5-30 revealed pages every one, and include a definition paragraph, thesaurus, define, and recommended readings, as well as the physique of the item. Lavishly illustrated, the Encyclopedia comprises over one thousand figures, many in complete colour. dealing with either breadth and intensity, the Encyclopedia is a must have reference paintings for all times technology libraries and researchers investigating the human mind.

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