The Resource Train your mind, change your brain : how a new science reveals our extraordinary potential to transform ourselves, Sharon Begley

Train your mind, change your brain : how a new science reveals our extraordinary potential to transform ourselves, Sharon Begley

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Train your mind, change your brain : how a new science reveals our extraordinary potential to transform ourselves
Title
Train your mind, change your brain
Title remainder
how a new science reveals our extraordinary potential to transform ourselves
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Begley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A study of the new science of neuroplasticity explains how the brain can be physically altered to regain the use of limbs disabled by a stroke, recover from depression, reverse age-related changes, and acquire new skills even in old age
Cataloging source
NAB
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1956-
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Begley, Sharon
Dewey number
612.82
Index
index present
LC call number
QP363.5
LC item number
.B44 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Neuroplasticity
  • Brain
  • Mind and body
  • Philosophy of mind
  • Buddhism and science
  • Brain
  • Mind and body
  • Psychophysiology
  • Buddhism
Label
Train your mind, change your brain : how a new science reveals our extraordinary potential to transform ourselves, Sharon Begley
Link
https://archive.org/details/trainyourmindcha00begl_0
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Foreword by the Dalai Lama, preface by Daniel Goleman"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-275) and index
Contents
Can we change? Challenging the dogma of the hardwired brain -- Th enchanted loom; The discovery of neuroplasticity -- New neurons for old brains; Neurogenesis -- A child shall lead them; The neuroplasticity of young brains -- Footprints on the brain; Sensory experience reshapes adult brains -- Mind over matter; Mental activity changes the brain -- Nature through nurture; Turning on genes in the brain -- Blaming Mom? Rewired for compassion -- Transforming the emotional mind; Challenging the happiness "Set point" -- Now what?
Edition
Trade pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 283 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036954423
Label
Train your mind, change your brain : how a new science reveals our extraordinary potential to transform ourselves, Sharon Begley
Link
https://archive.org/details/trainyourmindcha00begl_0
Publication
Note
"Foreword by the Dalai Lama, preface by Daniel Goleman"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-275) and index
Contents
Can we change? Challenging the dogma of the hardwired brain -- Th enchanted loom; The discovery of neuroplasticity -- New neurons for old brains; Neurogenesis -- A child shall lead them; The neuroplasticity of young brains -- Footprints on the brain; Sensory experience reshapes adult brains -- Mind over matter; Mental activity changes the brain -- Nature through nurture; Turning on genes in the brain -- Blaming Mom? Rewired for compassion -- Transforming the emotional mind; Challenging the happiness "Set point" -- Now what?
Edition
Trade pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 283 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036954423

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