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

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, Ph.D
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
XIM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Jill Bolte
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC388.5
LC item number
.T387 2016
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
WL 355 T243m 2016
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Taylor, Jill Bolte
  • Taylor, Jill Bolte
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Cerebrovascular disease
  • Health
  • United States
Label
My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey, Jill Bolte Taylor, Ph.D
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
21 cm
Edition
1st Viking ed.
Extent
xvi, 206 pages
Isbn
9780452295544
Lccn
2008271243
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1050342225
  • (OCoLC)on1050342225
Label
My stroke of insight : a brain scientist's personal journey, Jill Bolte Taylor, Ph.D
Publication
Copyright
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
21 cm
Edition
1st Viking ed.
Extent
xvi, 206 pages
Isbn
9780452295544
Lccn
2008271243
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1050342225
  • (OCoLC)on1050342225

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