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Idiot Brain

What Your Head Is Really Up To

by Dean Burnett

Hardcover, 328 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $26.95 |


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The popular Guardian blogger presents an upbeat tour of the human psyche and how it is related to the mysterious workings of the brain, exploring subjects ranging from egocentricity and superstition to insomnia and blackouts while exposing the many mistakes that have been made in humanity's effort to better understand the mind.

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A Neuroscientist Explores The Illogical Behaviors Of The Mind In 'Idiot Brain'

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