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Published: 21 April 2005

168 Pages | 11 line figures


ISBN: 9780192802156

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Dreaming: A Very Short Introduction

J. Allan Hobson

Very Short Introductions

  • Looks at the new scientific facts about dreaming and possible answers to long-held questions about the activation, function, and interpretation of dreams
  • Relates the science of dreaming and sleep to their interpretation in history and in psychoanalysis
  • Investigates the relationships between dreaming, learning, memory, and consciousness
  • Explores how discoveries in the science of dreams have advanced our understanding of mental illness

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