Literature, Neurology, and Neuroscience: Historical and by Anne Stiles, Stanley Finger MD, Francois Boller

By Anne Stiles, Stanley Finger MD, Francois Boller

This well-established overseas sequence examines significant parts of uncomplicated and scientific study inside of neuroscience, in addition to rising and promising subfields. This quantity at the neurosciences, neurology, and literature vividly exhibits how technology and the arts can come jointly --- and feature come jointly some time past. Its sections offer a brand new, large examine those interactions, that have obtained unusually little consciousness some time past. specialists within the box hide literature as a window to neurological and medical zeitgeists, theories of mind and brain in literature, well-known authors and their suspected neurological problems, and the way neurological problems and coverings were defined in literature. moreover, a myriad of alternative issues are coated, together with a few on recognized authors whose very important connections to the neurosciences were neglected (e.g., Roget, of word list fame), recognized neuroscientists who must also be linked to literature, and a few neglected medical and clinical males who helped others produce nice literary works (e,g., Bram Stoker's Dracula). There has no longer been a quantity with this insurance long ago, and the connections it presents should still turn out interesting to contributors in technology, medication, historical past, literature, and numerous different disciplines.

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Literature, Neurology, and Neuroscience: Historical and Literary Connections

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