2014 Knowledge About The Brain And Learning

The Brain's Behind It: New Knowledge about the Brain and Learning (repost)

Alistair Smith, "The Brain's Behind It: New Knowledge about the Brain and Learning"
English | 2002 | ISBN: 1855390833, 1904424716 | 216 pages | PDF | 9,3 MB

Alistair Smith's latest book is the product of three year's research. If you want to know more about the brain and learning, this is the book you need. With separate sections on the development cycle of the learning brain from conception to old age, the book sets out to separate fact from fallacy, findings from fads.
The Other Brain: From Dementia to Schizophrenia, How New Discoveries About the Brain are Revolutionizing Medicine and Science

The Other Brain: From Dementia to Schizophrenia, How New Discoveries About the Brain are Revolutionizing Medicine and Science (Audiobook)
Unabridged 2010 | MP3 @ 64 Kbps | ASIN: B0044X2TAS | Duration: 12 hours and 54 minutes | 375 MB
by R. Douglas Fields (Author, Narrator), Victor Bevine (Narrator) | Language: English

Despite everything that has been written about the brain, a very important part of this vital organ has been overlooked in most books - until now. The Other Brain is the story of glia, which make up approximately 85 percent of the cells in the brain. Long neglected as little more than cerebral packing material ("glia" means glue), glia are sparking a revolution in brain science.
The Organisation of Conceptual Knowledge in the Brain by Alfonso Caramazza

The Organisation of Conceptual Knowledge in the Brain: Neuropsychological and Neuroimaging Perspectives: A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology by Alfonso Caramazza
Psychology Press; 1 edition | September 11, 2003 | English | ISBN: 1841699470 | 455 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Category-specific knowledge disorders are among the most intriguing and perplexing syndromes in cognitive neuropsychology. The past decade has witnessed increased interest in these disorders, due largely to a heightened appreciation of the profound implications that an understanding of concept representation has for such diverse topics as object recognition, the organisation of the lexicon, and storage of long-term memories.

How the Brain Grows (Brain Works) (repost)  

Posted by interes at March 25, 2014
How the Brain Grows (Brain Works) (repost)

How the Brain Grows (Brain Works) By Ann Mcintosh Hoffelder, Robert L. Hoffelder
English | 2006-12 | 128 Pages | ISBN: 0791089460 | PDF | 2,5 MB

"How the Brain Grows" provides students with a foundation of knowledge about the structure and function of the organ also known as the body's "CEO" and "CPU." Appealing, full-color format supports animated, in-depth discussion of the growth and development of the brain. Readers will also learn about exciting scientific studies now underway, as well as possible future research, that will help us better understand the brain.
The Other Brain: From Dementia to Schizophrenia, How New Discoveries about the Brain Are Revolutionizing Medicine and Science

R. Douglas Fields, "The Other Brain: From Dementia to Schizophrenia, How New Discoveries about the Brain Are Revolutionizing Medicine and Science"
English | ISBN: 0743291417, 0743291425 | 2010 | 371 pages | EPUB | 2 MB
The Branded Mind: What Neuroscience Really Tells Us about the Puzzle of the Brain and the Brand (repost)

Erik Du Plessis, "The Branded Mind: What Neuroscience Really Tells Us about the Puzzle of the Brain and the Brand"
English | ISBN 10: 074946125X | 2011 | PDF | 272 pages | 3.5 MB

The Branded Mind is about how people think, and in particular how people think about brands. Brand choice decisions ultimately take place inside the consumer's head. Neuroscience, then, holds lessons for how consumers respond to brands and make purchasing decisions. Marketers and brand managers should take note.

The Brain and Emotion  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Sept. 24, 2016
The Brain and Emotion

Edmund T. Rolls, "The Brain and Emotion"
English | ISBN: 0198524633, 0198524641 | 2000 | 386 pages | PDF | 25 MB
Into the Magic Shop: A Neurosurgeon's Quest to Discover the Mysteries of the Brain and the Secrets of the Heart [Audiobook]

Into the Magic Shop: A Neurosurgeon's Quest to Discover the Mysteries of the Brain and the Secrets of the Heart [Audiobook] by James R. Doty MD
English | February 2, 2016 | ASIN: B01AVEN7CW, ISBN: 1504667549, 1504667530 | [email protected] kbps | 7 hrs 2 mins | 193 MB
Narrator: Dan Woren | Genre: Nonfiction/Memoir
A New History of Life: The Radical New Discoveries About the Origins and Evolution of Life on Earth [Audiobook]

A New History of Life: The Radical New Discoveries About the Origins and Evolution of Life on Earth [Audiobook] by Peter Ward, Joe Kirschvink
English | May 26, 2015 | ASIN: B00VMSS60A | [email protected] kbps | 14 hours | 1.13 GB
Narrator: Tom Parks | Genre: Nonfiction/Evolution/Biology

Causal Models: How People Think about the World and Its Alternatives  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at July 6, 2016
Causal Models: How People Think about the World and Its Alternatives

Causal Models: How People Think about the World and Its Alternatives by Steven Sloman
English | July 28, 2005 | ISBN: 0195183118 | 218 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Human beings are active agents who can think. To understand how thought serves action requires understanding how people conceive of the relation between cause and effect, between action and outcome.