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A Brief Tour of Human Consciousness: From Impostor Poodles to Purple Numbers by  V.S Ramachandran - Hardcover - 2nd prt. - 2004 - from Abacus Bookshop and

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A Brief Tour of Human Consciousness: From Impostor Poodles to Purple Numbers

by Ramachandran, V.S

Condition: Fine copy in fine dust jacket

New York: Pi Press. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 2004. 2nd prt.. hardcover. 8vo, 192 pp. .

Neurologist V. S. Ramachandran summarizes his experiences with several fascinating brain disorders, including phantom limbs, neglect syndrome, anosognosia, blindsight and synesthesia, each of which give some insight into how the mind works. This book has some overlap with the earlier and more extensive Phantoms in the Brain .


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