The Tell-tale Brain
A Neuroscientist's Quest for What Makes Us HumanBook - 2012
Ramachandran--the "Marco Polo of neuroscience"--reveals what baffling and extreme case studies can teach us about normal brain function and how it evolved. Among the topics he discusses are synesthesia as a window to creativity and autism as a springboard to understanding self-awareness.
Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton, 2012, c2011.
Characteristics: xxvi, 357 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.