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The Resource Brain fiction : self-deception and the riddle of confabulation, William Hirstein

Brain fiction : self-deception and the riddle of confabulation, William Hirstein

Label
Brain fiction : self-deception and the riddle of confabulation
Title
Brain fiction
Title remainder
self-deception and the riddle of confabulation
Statement of responsibility
William Hirstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes information on amnesia, anosognosia, Anton's syndrome, autism, Capgras' syndrome, Cotard's syndrome, denial, emotion, Fregoli's syndrome, hypothalamus, Korsakoff's amnesia, Korsakoff's syndrome, limbic system, lying, memory, mirror image syndome, orbitofrontal cortex, etc
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hirstein, William
Dewey number
616.89
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC569.5.D44
LC item number
H577 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WL 103
NLM item number
H669b 2005
Series statement
Philosophical psychopathology. Disorders in mind
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Deception
  • Self-deception
  • Mythomania
  • Perceptual Defense
  • Psychophysiology
  • Delusions
  • Denial, Psychological
  • MEDICAL
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • MEDICAL
  • Deception
  • Mythomania
  • Self-deception
  • Zelfbedrog
  • Bedrog
  • Cerebrale stoornissen
Label
Brain fiction : self-deception and the riddle of confabulation, William Hirstein
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Bradford book."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is confabulation? -- Philosophy and neuroscience -- Confabulation and memory -- Liars, sociopaths, and confabulators -- Mind reading and misidentification -- Unawareness and denial of illness -- The two brains -- Confabulation and knowledge -- Self-deception -- Our nature
Control code
71011625
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 289 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262083386
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
2100131
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 1660
  • 9780262275477
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)71011625
Label
Brain fiction : self-deception and the riddle of confabulation, William Hirstein
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Bradford book."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is confabulation? -- Philosophy and neuroscience -- Confabulation and memory -- Liars, sociopaths, and confabulators -- Mind reading and misidentification -- Unawareness and denial of illness -- The two brains -- Confabulation and knowledge -- Self-deception -- Our nature
Control code
71011625
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 289 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780262083386
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
2100131
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 1660
  • 9780262275477
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)71011625

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