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Title Brain myths exploded [sound recording] : lessons from neuroscience / presented by Professor Indre Viskontas, University of San Francisco; San Francisco Conservatory of Music.

Publication Info. Chantilly, VA : The Great Courses : The Teaching Company, [2017]
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 95th Street Adult Great Courses  612.82 BRA    AVAILABLE
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Description 12 audio discs : CD, digital audio ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (vi, 224 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
Description digital rda
audiofile CD audio rda
Series Great courses.
Great courses (Compact disc) ; no. 1671.
Note Course no. 1671.
Contents Disc 1. Is your brain perfectly designed? -- Are bigger brains smarter? -- Is mental illness just a chemical imbalance? -- Are creative people right-brained? -- How different are male and female brains? -- How accurate is your memory? ; Disc 2. Do you only use 10% of your brain? -- Do you perceive the world as it really is? -- Is your brain too smart for magic tricks? -- Is your brain objective? -- Do you have 5 independent senses? -- Can certain foods make you smarter? ; Disc 3. Can brain games make you smarter? -- Does your brain shut down during sleep? -- Are your decisions rational? -- Are you always conscious while awake? -- Are other animals conscious? -- Can you multitask efficiently? ; Disc 4. Are dreams meaningful? -- Can brain scans read your mind? -- Can adult brains change for the better? - Do special neurons enable social life? -- is your brain unprejudiced? -- Does technology make you stupid?
Performer Presented by Indre Viskontas.
Summary Discover startling truths being prevalent myths about the human brain in 24 eye-opening lectures by an acclaimed neuroscientist.
Language In English.
Subject Brain -- Sound recordings.
Intellect -- Sound recordings.
Neurophysiology -- Sound recordings.
Psychology -- Sound recordings.
Neurosciences -- Sound recordings.
Brain -- Physiology -- Sound recordings.
Genre Filmed lectures.
Instructional films.
Nonfiction films.
Added Author Viskontas, Indre, lecturer.
Teaching Company.
Standard No. 9781629973715
Music No. QC1671A-02 Teaching Company
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