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Published: 11 January 2007

552 Pages | numerous tables, line drawings, black and white illustrations and 2 colour plates


ISBN: 9780198568773

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Tall Tales about the Mind and Brain

Separating fact from fiction

Edited by Sergio Della Sala

  • A fascinating look at a vast range of myths that exist about the mind and brain, examining why people believe them, the truth behind them, and how they came about in the first place
  • Written to be accessible to those with minimal knowledge of the brain sciences
  • Covers a wide range of topics frequently discussed in the popular press

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