Brain wars : the scientific battle over the existence of the mind and the proof that will change the way we live our lives / Mario Beauregard.

  • Beauregard, Mario.
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About this work


Filled with the latest scientific research and stories of the mind's abilities, a prominent neuroscientist, capturing a major shift in our understanding of the age-old mind/body debate, proves that humans are more than complex biological machines.


New York : HarperOne, 2012.

Physical description

250 pages ; 25 cm



A "computer made of meat?" : materialism and the mind-brain problem -- The power of belief to cure or kill : the placebo/nocebo effect -- Brain control : neurofeedback -- Train your mind, transform your brain : neuroplasticity -- Surfing the psychosomatic network : the intimate connection of mind and body -- The mind force within : hypnosis -- Beyond space and time : psi -- Mind out of body : mind, brain, and near-death experiences -- Embracing a greater self : mystical experiences -- A great shift in consciousness.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-239) and index.


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    Medical Collection
    B105.M55 2012B42b
    Open shelves

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