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The Resource Inventing ourselves : the secret life of the teenage brain, Sarah-Jaybe Blakemore

Inventing ourselves : the secret life of the teenage brain, Sarah-Jaybe Blakemore

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Inventing ourselves : the secret life of the teenage brain
Title
Inventing ourselves
Title remainder
the secret life of the teenage brain
Statement of responsibility
Sarah-Jaybe Blakemore
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the transformations that take place in the human brain during adolescence, especially in the prefrontal cortex, which governs decision-making, planning, inhibiting inappropriate behavior, evaluating risk, and understanding others
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YDX
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Blakemore, Sarah-Jayne
Dewey number
612.8/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP363.5
LC item number
.B57 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Neurosciences
  • Brain
  • Adolescent psychology
Label
Inventing ourselves : the secret life of the teenage brain, Sarah-Jaybe Blakemore
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Publication
Copyright
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"First published in Great Britain in 2018 by Doubleday, an imprint of Transworld Publishers"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Adolescence isn't an aberration -- A sense of self -- Fitting in -- Inside the skull -- Inside the living brain -- The ever-plastic brain -- Social mind, social brain -- Understanding other people -- The right sort of risks -- When things go wrong -- Educating the brain -- It's the journey that matters
Control code
on1003312736
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First trade paperback edition.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781541742741
Lccn
2017961853
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Inventing ourselves : the secret life of the teenage brain, Sarah-Jaybe Blakemore
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2018 by Doubleday, an imprint of Transworld Publishers"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Adolescence isn't an aberration -- A sense of self -- Fitting in -- Inside the skull -- Inside the living brain -- The ever-plastic brain -- Social mind, social brain -- Understanding other people -- The right sort of risks -- When things go wrong -- Educating the brain -- It's the journey that matters
Control code
on1003312736
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First trade paperback edition.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781541742741
Lccn
2017961853
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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