The Wisdom Paradox

The Wisdom Paradox

How your Mind Can Grow Stronger as your Brain Grows Older

Book - 2005
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Contents: The life of your brain
Seasons of the brain
Aging and powerful minds in history
Wisdom throughout civilizations
Pattern power
Adventures on memory lane
Memories that do not fade
Memories, patterns, and the machinery of wisdom
"Up-front" decision-making
Novelty, routines, and the two sides of the brain
Brain duality in action
Magellan on Prozac
The dog days of summer
Use your brain and get more of it
Pattern boosters
Epilogue : The price of wisdom
Publisher: New York : Gotham Books, c2005
Branch Call Number: 612.82 G
Characteristics: viii, 337 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
ISBN: 9781592401109


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