DK (Jan. 8 2019)
This award-winning science ebook uses the latest findings from brain-imaging technology and neuroscience research to take you on a journey into the human brain.
Brain MRI scans and CGI illustrations reveal the brain’s anatomy in unprecedented detail. Step-by-step sequences unravel and simplify the complex processes of brain function; such as how memories are laid down and recalled; how nerves transmit signals; and how we register emotions. The ebook; The Human Brain Book: An Illustrated Guide to its Structure; Function; and Disorders 3rd edition (PDF) answers compelling and fundamental questions about the brain: what happens when we are asleep; what does it mean to be conscious; and are the brains of women and men different?
This is an authoritative and accessible reference ebook to a fascinating part of the human body. Thanks to improvements in scanning technology; our understanding of the brain is changing very quickly. Now in its 3rd edition; The Human Brain Book 3e provides an up-to-date guide to one of science’s most exciting frontiers. With its coverage of more than 50 brain-related disorders and diseases — from brain tumors to strokes and schizophrenia — it is also an essential manual for students of many levels and healthcare professionals.