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Origins of Neuroscience by Stanley Finger

Title Origins of Neuroscience
Author Stanley Finger
Publisher Oxford University Press, USA
Release 2001
Category Medical
Total Pages 462
ISBN 9780195146943
Language English, Spanish, and French
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With over 350 illustrations, this volume traces the history of ideas about the functioning of the brain from its roots in the ancient cultures of Egypt, Greece, and Rome through the centuries into relatively modern times. Its emphasis is on the functions of the brain and how they came to be associated with specific brain regions and systems.

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