The Brain That Changes Itself

Author: Norman Doidge
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141923687
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This remarkable book will leave you with a sense of wonder at the capabilities of the human brain and the power to change which lies within all of us.

The Brain S Way Of Healing

Author: Norman Doidge
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698191439
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Winner of the 2015 Gold Nautilus Award in Science & Cosmology In his groundbreaking work The Brain That Changes Itself, Norman Doidge introduced readers to neuroplasticity—the brain’s ability to change its own structure and function in ...

Neuroscience Books

Author: Books Llc
Publisher: Books LLC, Wiki Series
ISBN: 9781157514046
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.

Maximum Brainpower

Author: Shlomo Breznitz
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 0345526163
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How do you maintain an exercised, stimulated, flexible brain? Start by reading this book.”—David Eagleman, New York Times bestselling author of Incognito “Profound, rich, and enriching . . .

The Shallows

Author: Nicholas Carr
Publisher: Atlantic Books Ltd
ISBN: 1848878834
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William James, The Principles of Psychology, vol. 1 (New York: Holt, 1890), 104–
6. Translation of Dumont's essay is from James E. Black and William T.
Greenough, “Induction of Pattern in Neural Structure by Experience: Implications
for Cognitive Development,” in Advances in Developmental Psychology, vol. 4,
ed. Michael E. Lamb, Ann L. Brown, and Barbara Rogoff (Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum,
1986), 1. 7. See Norman Doidge, The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of
Personal Triumph ...

What Every Teacher Should Know About Student Motivation

Author: Donna Walker Tileston
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452271410
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In his ground breaking book The Brain That Changes Itself, Doidge (2008) says
that our brains are constantly changing throughout our lives: the brains we were
born with are not the same brains that we will have when we leave this world. He
says that the old adage that “we can't teachanold dog new tricks” is absolutely
false; wearestill learning at any age. Learning is more difficult as we get older
only because we are more resistant to changing our mindsets; not because the
brain ...

The Woman Who Changed Her Brain

Author: Barbara Arrowsmith-Young
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448129613
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This remarkable book by a brilliant pioneer deepens our understanding of how the brain works. Our brains may shape us, but this book offers clear and hopeful evidence of the corollary: that we can shape our brains.

What Every Teacher Should Know About Diverse Learners

Author: Donna Walker Tileston
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452296243
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It used to be that we thought the brain was hard-wired and that it didn't change,
but a new look at how the brain develops and repairs itself throughout our lives is
the science of neuro- plasticity. Norman Doidge (2006), in his groundbreaking
book The Brain That Changes Itself, shows us how our brain changes throughout
our lives. He tells us that we really can teach an old dog new tricks—that is those
of us who have reached the age of maturity can learn new information, even
change ...

Turned On And Tuned Out

Author: John K. Kriger
Publisher: WestBow Press
ISBN: 1490835121
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In his excellent book, iBrain, Dr. Gary Small clearly outlines. 17 C. J. Bench et al.,
“Evidence for Striatal Dopamine Release During a Video Game,” Letters to
Nature 393 (1998): 266–268. http://www.nature.com/ nature/journal/v393/n6682/
full/393266a0.html 18 Norman Doidge, MD, The Brain That Changes Itself (New
York: Penguin Books, 2007),310.http://www.amazon.com/The-Brain-That-
Changes-Itself/ dp/0143113100 19 Small, Gary, M.D. iBrain: Surviving the
Technological ...