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An illustrated history of brain function [by] Edwin Clarke [and] Kenneth Dewhurst.

; Dewhurst, Kenneth, author
Berkeley, University of California Press, 1972.
ISBN 0520023161, 9780520023161

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Other Authors Dewhurst, Kenneth,
Subjects Anatomie humaine - Histoire.
Anatomie humaine -- Histoire.
Brain -- Localization of functions.
Brain -- physiology.
Brain.
Cerveau - Localisation cérébrale.
Cerveau -- Localisation cérébrale.
Cerveau.
Hirnfunktion.
Human anatomy -- History.
Human anatomy.
Medical Illustration -- History.
Neurophysiology -- History.
Description 154 pages illustrations 26 cm
Copyright Date 1972.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 144-148).
Contents Preface -- Introduction -- Antiquity -- Medieval Period: The Cell Doctrine of Brain Function -- Transition: The Ventricles -- Transition: the Rete Mirabile -- Sixteenth and Early Seventeenth Century -- Anatomists and the Cerebral Convolutions -- Seventeenth Century Concepts of Brain Function: Descartes and Willis -- Seventeenth Century Oriental Concepts of Brain Function -- Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Illustrations of Cerebral Convolutions -- The New 'Science': Phrenology -- The Scientific Investigation of the Cerebral Convolutions in the Nineteenth Century -- The Genesis of Cortical Localization --Modern Aspects of Cortical Localization -- Appendix I. The Frontispiece -- Appendix II. Secondary Literature on the History of Brain Localization -- Acknowledgements -- Index.
Genre History.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)622038
(OCoLC)ocm00622038
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Clarke, Edwin.
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