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Published: 12 August 2009

352 Pages | 25 illus.

6 1/8 X 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195329407

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The New Executive Brain

Frontal Lobes in a Complex World

Elkhonon Goldberg

  • Paints a sweeping panorama of cutting-edge thinking in cognitive neuroscience and neuropsychology
  • Ranges far beyond the frontal lobes
  • Explores how the brain engages in complex decision-making; how it deals with novelty and ambiguity; and how it addresses moral choice
  • Challenges entrenched assumptions

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