The Tell-Tale Brain (Paperback)

A Neuroscientist's Quest for What Makes Us Human

By V. S. Ramachandran

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393340624, 357pp.

Publication Date: January 23, 2012

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Description

In this landmark work, V. S. Ramachandran investigates strange, unforgettable cases--from patients who believe they are dead to sufferers of phantom limb syndrome. With a storyteller's eye for compelling case studies and a researcher's flair for new approaches to age-old questions, Ramachandran tackles the most exciting and controversial topics in brain science, including language, creativity, and consciousness.