Wednesday Is Indigo Blue

Author: Richard E. Cytowic
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262260557
Size: 28.62 MB
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" His mother understood exactly what he meant because she, too, had synesthesia. Nabokov's son Dmitri, who recounts this tale in the afterword to this book, is also a synesthete -- further illustrating how synesthesia runs in families.

Wednesday Is Indigo Blue

Author: Richard E. Cytowic
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262012790
Size: 36.78 MB
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How the extraordinary multisensory phenomenon of synesthesia has changed our traditional view of the brain.

Blue Cats And Chartreuse Kittens

Author: Patricia Lynne Duffy
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 1429928271
Size: 16.49 MB
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Journalist Patricia Lynne Duffy draws from her own struggles and breakthroughs with synesthesia to help us better understand the condition, while describing some of the major theories surrounding it.

The Man Who Tasted Shapes

Author: Richard E. Cytowic
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262250446
Size: 24.54 MB
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In 1980, Richard Cytowic was having dinner at a friend's house, when his host exclaimed, "Oh, dear, there aren't enough points on the chicken.

Oxford Handbook Of Synesthesia

Author: Julia Simner
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199603324
Size: 77.32 MB
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Synesthesia is a fascinating phenomenon which has captured the imagination of scientists and artists alike. This title brings together a broad body of knowledge about this condition into one definitive state-of-the-art handbook.

Foundations Of Perception

Author: George Mather
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780863778346
Size: 23.79 MB
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This title provides a comprehensive general introduction to perception. All the major and minor senses are covered, not only examining them from a perceptual perspective but also taking into account their biological and physical context.

Mirror Touch

Author: Joel Salinas, M.D.
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062458620
Size: 80.71 MB
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Challenging our understanding of what it means to be human, Joel Salinas, a Harvard-trained researcher and neurologist at Massachusetts General, shares his experiences with mirror-touch synesthesia, a rare and only recently identified ...

Tasting The Universe

Author: Maureen Seaberg
ISBN: 9781601631596
Size: 38.18 MB
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Describes synesthesia--a condition present in five percent of the population, which is characterized by a mingling of senses--in a book that looks at people who see music as colors and experience tastes when hearing words.

The Brain

Author: David Eagleman
Publisher: Canongate Books
ISBN: 1782116591
Size: 70.89 MB
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'This is the story of how your life shapes your brain, and how your brain shapes your life.' Join renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman on a whistle-stop tour of the inner cosmos.