This Is Your Brain On Parasites

Author: Kathleen McAuliffe
Publisher: Eamon Dolan/Mariner Books
ISBN: 9780544947252
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A riveting investigation of the myriad ways that parasites control how creatures--including humans--act, feel, and think

This Is Your Brain On Parasites

Author: Kathleen McAuliffe
Publisher: Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780544192225
Size: 31.12 MB
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This book has all the elements of a crime thriller: violence, blood, gore, race, and sex. But here the criminals areparasites. McAuliffe tells a vivid and sometimes horrifying tale of the hijackers that control our brains and our behavior.

This Is Your Brain On Parasites

Author: Kathleen McAuliffe
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544193229
Size: 12.22 MB
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This Is Your Brain on Parasites is both a journey into cutting-edge science and a revelatory examination of what it means to be human. “If you’ve ever doubted the power of microbes to shape society and offer us a grander view of life, ...

Parasite Rex

Author: Carl Zimmer
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743213714
Size: 42.18 MB
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Yet these creatures are among the world's most successful and sophisticated organisms. In Parasite Rex, Carl Zimmer deftly balances the scientific and the disgusting as he takes readers on a fantastic voyage.

Guess What Came To Dinner

Author: Ann Louise Gittleman
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781583330968
Size: 40.84 MB
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Explains what parasites are, how they are spread, describes the symptoms of parasitic diseases, and discusses medical treatments and prevention.

Host Manipulation By Parasites

Author: Richard Dawkins
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191631655
Size: 30.13 MB
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This innovative text provides an up-to-date, authoritative, and challenging review of host manipulation by parasites that assesses the current state of developments in the field and lays out a framework for future research.


Author: Rosemary Drisdelle
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520259386
Size: 44.20 MB
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The evolution and life history of parasites, their role in shaping human history, as well as future threats posed by them.

This Is Your Brain On Joy

Author: Dr. Earl Henslin
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 1418574031
Size: 53.52 MB
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A lot more than most of us realize. In this breakthrough book, Dr. Earl Henslin reveals how the study of brain imaging turned his practice of psychotherapy upside down—with remarkably positive results.

This Is Your Brain On Sports

Author: David Grand
Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing
ISBN: 1608448649
Size: 36.53 MB
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"THIS IS YOUR BRAIN ON SPORTS is a must read for anyone involved in or simply interested in sports. It tells the real story of what I went through and how countless athletes of all levels are still going through now.....unnecessarily.

Parasites And The Behavior Of Animals

Author: Janice Moore
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195349139
Size: 28.65 MB
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Emphasizing eukaryotic parasites, the book examines the adaptive nature of behavioral changes associated with parasitism, exploring the effects of these changes on parasite transmission, parasite avoidance, and the fitness of both host and ...