You and Me: The Neuroscience of Identity

Susan Greenfield (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$18.95
Publisher
Notting Hill Editions
Publish Date
October 18, 2016
Pages
156
Dimensions
4.8 X 0.5 X 7.4 inches | 0.4 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781907903342
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About the Author

Baroness Susan Greenfield CBE, is a British scientist, writer, broadcaster, and member of the House of Lords. Specializing in the physiology of the brain, she researches the impact of twenty-first-century technologies on the mind, how the brain generates consciousness, and novel approaches to neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. Greenfield has written a range of books on issues relating to the mind and brain for the general reader. She appears regularly on radio and television and frequently gives talks to the public and private sector. She is a Senior Research Fellow at Lincoln College, Oxford.

Reviews

"She has a rare talent for explaining science in accessible prose." --The Washington Post

"Susan Greenfield is often described as the foremost female scientist in Britain, but she is one of the best of any gender, anywhere, at getting complicated ideas across." --The Independent on Sunday

"Greenfield is an entertaining writer, a brilliant neuroscientist and an excellent exponent of the latest advances in brain chemistry." --New Humanist

"In her lively monograph Greenfield emphasizes that our brains are plastic and can be influenced in ways that pose a risk to our moral development." --Prospect Magazine

"Greenfield is a lucid and thorough communicator." --The Independent