Neuroscience

How does the brain work? To find out, neuroscientists study the nervous system, including its development, anatomy, physiology, circuitry, molecular and cellular mechanisms, and functions – such as memory, sleep, behavior and cognition. But will the brain ever understand itself completely?


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Tales of Music and the Brain

Oliver Sacks

Knopf, 2008

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Oliver Sacks

Touchstone, 1998

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What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence

Michael Pollan

Penguin Press, 2018

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Dr. Daniel Siegel M.D.

TarcherPerigee, 2018

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Lisa Feldman Barrett

Rotman Institute of Philosophy, 2019

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Oliver Sacks

Knopf, 2017

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George A. Mashour

Science, 2018

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The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst

Robert M. Sapolsky

Penguin Press, 2017

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The Acclaimed Guide to Stress, Stress-Related Diseases, and Coping

Robert M. Sapolsky

Henry Holt, 2004

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