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The Resource My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey, Jill Bolte Taylor

My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey, Jill Bolte Taylor

Label
My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey
Title
My stroke of insight
Title remainder
a brain scientist's personal journey
Statement of responsibility
Jill Bolte Taylor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On the morning of December 10, 1996, Taylor, a brain scientist, experienced a massive stroke. She observed her own mind completely deteriorate. Now she shares her unique perspective on the brain and its capacity for recovery
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
WIQ
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1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Jill Bolte
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Taylor, Jill Bolte
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Cerebrovascular disease
Target audience
adult
Label
My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey, Jill Bolte Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Pbk. was published by the author in 2006
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Jill's pre-stroke life -- Simple science -- Hemispheric asymmetries -- Morning of the stroke -- Orchestrating my rescue -- My return to the still -- Bare to the bone -- Neurological intensive care -- Day two: the morning after -- Day three: G.G. comes to town -- Healing and preparing for surgery -- Stereotactic craniotomy -- What I needed the most -- Milestones for recovery -- My stroke of insight -- My right and left minds -- Own your power -- Cells and multidimensional circuitry -- Finding your deep inner peace -- Tending the garden
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Viking edition
Extent
183 pages
Isbn
9781430300618
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn228441969
  • (Sirsi) o228441969
  • (OCoLC)228441969
Label
My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey, Jill Bolte Taylor
Publication
Note
Pbk. was published by the author in 2006
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Jill's pre-stroke life -- Simple science -- Hemispheric asymmetries -- Morning of the stroke -- Orchestrating my rescue -- My return to the still -- Bare to the bone -- Neurological intensive care -- Day two: the morning after -- Day three: G.G. comes to town -- Healing and preparing for surgery -- Stereotactic craniotomy -- What I needed the most -- Milestones for recovery -- My stroke of insight -- My right and left minds -- Own your power -- Cells and multidimensional circuitry -- Finding your deep inner peace -- Tending the garden
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Viking edition
Extent
183 pages
Isbn
9781430300618
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn228441969
  • (Sirsi) o228441969
  • (OCoLC)228441969

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