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The Resource Brainwashed : the seductive appeal of mindless neuroscience, Sally Satel and Scott O. Lilienfeld, (electronic book)

Brainwashed : the seductive appeal of mindless neuroscience, Sally Satel and Scott O. Lilienfeld, (electronic book)

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Brainwashed : the seductive appeal of mindless neuroscience
Title
Brainwashed
Title remainder
the seductive appeal of mindless neuroscience
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Sally Satel and Scott O. Lilienfeld
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Language
eng
Summary
  • In recent years, the advent of MRI technology seems to have unlocked the secrets of the human mind, revealing the sources of our deepest desires, intentions, and fears. As renowned psychiatrist and scholar Sally Satel and psychologist Scott O. Lilienfeld demonstrate in Brainwashed, however, the explanatory power of brain scans in particular and neuroscience more generally has been vastly overestimated. Although acknowledging its tremendous potential, the authors argue that the overzealous application of the burgeoning field of brain science has put innocent people in jail, prevented addicts fr
  • In recent years, the advent of MRI technology seems to have unlocked the secrets of the human mind, revealing the sources of our deepest desires, intentions, and fears. In this book, the authors argue that the explanatory power of brain scans in particular and neuroscience more generally has been vastly overestimated. Although acknowledging its tremendous potential, they believe that the overzealous application of the burgeoning field of brain science has put innocent people in jail, prevented addicts from healing themselves, and undermined notions of free will and responsibility
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Satel, Sally L
Dewey number
613.71
LC call number
RC552.E18 .S384 2013
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1960-
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Lilienfeld, Scott O.
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  • Neurosciences
  • Brain
  • Mind and body
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Brainwashed : the seductive appeal of mindless neuroscience, Sally Satel and Scott O. Lilienfeld, (electronic book)
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PURCH EBC1113965
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unknown
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1 online resource (257 p.)
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electronic
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  • There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
  • There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
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9780465018772
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remote
Label
Brainwashed : the seductive appeal of mindless neuroscience, Sally Satel and Scott O. Lilienfeld, (electronic book)
Publication
Control code
PURCH EBC1113965
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (257 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
  • There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
  • There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780465018772
Specific material designation
remote

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