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The Resource Brain Bugs, Dean Buonomano, (electronic resource)

Brain Bugs, Dean Buonomano, (electronic resource)

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Brain Bugs
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Brain Bugs
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Dean Buonomano
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Brain bugs
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how the brains flaws shape our lives
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eng
Summary
"Excellent. . . . [Buonomano] reveals the intricate limitations and blessings ?of the most complex device in the known universe."— The Atlantic The human brain may be the best piece of technology ever created, but it's far from perfect. Drawing on colorful examples and surprising research, neuroscientist Dean Buonomano exposes the blind spots and weaknesses that beset our brains and lead us to make misguided personal, professional, and financial decisions. Whether explaining why we are susceptible to advertisements or demonstrating how false memories are formed, Brain Bugs not only explains the brain's inherent flaws but also gives us the tools to counteract them
Summary
A neuroscientist examines the imperfections in the human brain and highlights the causes, consequences, and evolutionary purpose of these "bugs" and discusses how they function and malfunction in the modern world
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Buonomano, Dean
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612
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illustrations
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non fiction
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adult
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how the brain's flaws shape our lives
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Brain Bugs, Dean Buonomano, (electronic resource)
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online
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9780393081954
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217d7390-611c-4dc3-a1e5-174bf7be670f
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Label
Brain Bugs, Dean Buonomano, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780393081954
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217d7390-611c-4dc3-a1e5-174bf7be670f
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unknown sound
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  • other
  • remote
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  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Kindle Book
  • OverDrive Read

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