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The Resource My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey, Jill Bolte Taylor

My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey, Jill Bolte Taylor

Label
My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey
Title
My stroke of insight
Title remainder
a brain scientist's personal journey
Statement of responsibility
Jill Bolte Taylor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On the morning of December 10, 1996, Taylor, a brain scientist, experienced a massive stroke. She observed her own mind completely deteriorate. Now she shares her unique perspective on the brain and its capacity for recovery
Cataloging source
WIQ
Dewey number
362.196810092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey, Jill Bolte Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Jill's pre-stroke life -- Simple science -- Hemispheric asymmetries -- Morning of the stroke -- Orchestrating my rescue -- My return to the still -- Bare to the bone -- Neurological intensive care -- Day two: the morning after -- Day three: G.G. comes to town -- Healing and preparing for surgery -- Stereotactic craniotomy -- What I needed the most -- Milestones for recovery -- My stroke of insight -- My right and left minds -- Own your power -- Cells and multidimensional circuitry -- Finding your deep inner peace -- Tending the garden
Control code
ocn228441969
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Viking ed.
Extent
183 p
Isbn
9780670020744
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)228441969
Label
My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey, Jill Bolte Taylor
Publication
Contents
Jill's pre-stroke life -- Simple science -- Hemispheric asymmetries -- Morning of the stroke -- Orchestrating my rescue -- My return to the still -- Bare to the bone -- Neurological intensive care -- Day two: the morning after -- Day three: G.G. comes to town -- Healing and preparing for surgery -- Stereotactic craniotomy -- What I needed the most -- Milestones for recovery -- My stroke of insight -- My right and left minds -- Own your power -- Cells and multidimensional circuitry -- Finding your deep inner peace -- Tending the garden
Control code
ocn228441969
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Viking ed.
Extent
183 p
Isbn
9780670020744
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)228441969

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