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The Resource Inventing ourselves : the secret life of the teenage brain, Sarah-Jayne Blakemore

Inventing ourselves : the secret life of the teenage brain, Sarah-Jayne Blakemore

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Inventing ourselves : the secret life of the teenage brain
Title
Inventing ourselves
Title remainder
the secret life of the teenage brain
Statement of responsibility
Sarah-Jayne Blakemore
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the transformations that take place in the human brain during adolescence, especially in the prefrontal cortex, which governs decision-making, planning, inhibiting inappropriate behavior, evaluating risk, and understanding others
Has edition
Cataloging source
YDX
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Blakemore, Sarah-Jayne
Dewey number
612.8/20835
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QP363.5
LC item number
.B57 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Developmental neurobiology
  • Neurosciences
  • Brain
  • Adolescent psychology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / Adolescent
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Neuropsychology
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Neuroscience
Label
Inventing ourselves : the secret life of the teenage brain, Sarah-Jayne Blakemore
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro; Title Page; Copyright; Table of Contents; Dedication; 1 Adolescence isn't an aberration; 2 A sense of self; 3 Fitting in; 4 Inside the skull; 5 Inside the living brain; 6 The ever-plastic brain; 7 Social mind, social brain; 8 Understanding other people; 9 The right sort of risks; 10 When things go wrong; 11 Educating the brain; 12 It's the journey that matters; Acknowledgements; About the Author; Praise for "INVENTING OURSELVES"; Illustration sources; Notes; Index
Control code
on1003312736
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First US edition.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781610397315
Lccn
2017961853
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781610397315
  • (OCoLC)1003312736
Label
Inventing ourselves : the secret life of the teenage brain, Sarah-Jayne Blakemore
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro; Title Page; Copyright; Table of Contents; Dedication; 1 Adolescence isn't an aberration; 2 A sense of self; 3 Fitting in; 4 Inside the skull; 5 Inside the living brain; 6 The ever-plastic brain; 7 Social mind, social brain; 8 Understanding other people; 9 The right sort of risks; 10 When things go wrong; 11 Educating the brain; 12 It's the journey that matters; Acknowledgements; About the Author; Praise for "INVENTING OURSELVES"; Illustration sources; Notes; Index
Control code
on1003312736
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First US edition.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781610397315
Lccn
2017961853
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781610397315
  • (OCoLC)1003312736

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