Splendors and Miseries of the Brain: Love, Creativity, and the Quest for Human Happiness download free [PDF and Ebook] by Semir Zeki

Splendors and Miseries of the Brain: Love, Creativity, and the Quest for Human Happiness download free [PDF and Ebook] by Semir Zeki year 2008
  • Book name: Splendors and Miseries of the Brain: Love, Creativity, and the Quest for Human Happiness
  • Author: Semir Zeki
  • Release date: 2008/12/25
  • Publisher: JOHN WILEY AND SONS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Medical
  • ISBN: 9781405185578
  • Rating: 7.06 of 10
  • Votes: 114
  • Review by: Amia Gaylord
  • Review rating: 9.73 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/30
  • Total pages: 256
  • Includes a PDF summary of 21 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Splendors and Miseries of the Brain examines the elegant and efficient machinery of the brain, showing that by studying music, art, literature, and love, we can reach important conclusions about how the brain functions. discusses creativity and the search for perfection in the brain examines the power of the unfinished and why it has such a powerful hold on the imagination discusses Platonic concepts in light of the brain shows that aesthetic theories are best understood in terms of the brain discusses the inherited concept of unity-in-love using evidence derived from the world literature of love addresses the role of the synthetic concept in the brain (the synthesis of many experiences) in relation to art, using examples taken from the work of Michelangelo, Cezanne, Balzac, Dante, and others
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 13H26M23S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Neurology & Clinical Neurophysiology, Psychology
  • Available formats: EPUB, BMP, WORD, TXT, OEB, PPTX, PDF, DOC. Compressed in ZIP, XZ, LZO, RAR, DMG
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 33.20 USD
  • Dimensions: 157x229x14mm
  • Weight: 358g
  • Printed by: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
  • Published in: Chicester, United Kingdom
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