Il s’agit d’une autobiographie du scientifique Eric Kandel. C’est à la fois un témoignage historique et scientifique ; les péripéties de sa vie et celles de ses. En busca de la memoria, de Eric.R Kandel. 2 likes. Book. Enjoying this preview? Become a member to read the full title. Join today and read free for 30 days. Need help? Start Your Free Trial. Kandel,Eric-En Busca de .

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This exposition reminds us of our capabilities as human beings while at the same time illustrating the ways in which science outstrips social reality. Refine Your Search Year. Privacy Policy Terms and Conditions.

Practical neuroscience and biological problems are considered and so is the authors mejoria that took him to study the right system to consider memory.

He is a testament to the importance of strong family relationships: Mar 14, Gerald rated it it was amazing Shelves: He left Vienna in time to escape Hitler when he was a child. This is an improbable book by an improbable man. Year 1 1 1 11 15 Show more Jul 27, Kayson Fakhar rated it it was amazing.

As a Jew who was chased out of Vienna as a child, Kandel also details the Austrian embrace of the Nazis, their purge of the Jews, and the inability of post war Austria to acknowledge its dominant role in the holocaust following annexation, Austrians made up about 8 percent of the population of the greater reich, yet they held most of the key positions and accounted for more than 30 percent of the officials working to eliminate the Jews.

Dec 14, Biser Hong rated it it was amazing. How is one to understand the sudden, vicious brutality of so many people? If you have a real interest in the mind and brain like me.


One of the things I wrik looking for was the fact that he had initially no idea what he wanted to work on but eventually did come up with a question that he found passionate enough to explore. The book provides a perfect explanation how difficult it is to be a real scientist and how to combine so many factors in life and research. I found the book incredibly clearly written and his explanation of tricky scientific ideas very approachable.

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All is engaging and readible and highly recommended, I will give a brief overview of the sections. His insights showed the intricate complexities of how genes are integral to how changes in memory occur, how they are triggered, how they are sustained, and how they stored in a multitude of locations and animals. Despite all of the insights this book provided, there is still an insidious aspect of his perspective that precludes him from grappling with much larger philosophical problems presented by modern advances in neuroscience.

Included are brilliant vignettes on the history of neuroscience. Remember me on this computer. Book Depository Libros con entrega gratis en memmoria el mundo. The autobiographical sections can be a bit unexciting but his interests in art and psychoanalysis contribute for an interesting tour of ideas.

On the other hand, it probably is best that he didn’t air his inner dynamics — and he has plenty to say without all that. Kandel’s writing flows off the page and is so easy to follow, even as he delves into some pretty intricate physiology, but always with some personal stories. Gleick’s other books aren’t as good, so don’t let that stop you.

Obviously, Kandl is brilliant and is writing from a position of knowledge, but I just felt as though he could have made more of an effort to come across as an equal rather than a superior. Reading this book, I’ve learned that anxiety and depression are kaneel of emotion whilst schizophrenia is a disorder of thought. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.


Buaca, most of them who weren’t dualists were looking in the brain. There are many ways to get at the science he present This is an improbable book by an improbable man. At points, the technical chapters do get over the top. But every time Kandel approached what I thought would be that sudden wall in his scientific explanations, he switched neatly back to an episode of his own life, thus leading me through the whole book believing that I was quite clever.

While certainly many more pages were devoted to the Nobel winning science that shaped Kandel’s life, a substantial amount of space was spent characterizing the role of Vienna, Judaism, and family in Kandel’s life.

Much of these parts of the book will also provide guidance and inspiration to young scholars regardless of discipline and can be summed up by: He is a cultured man, complementing his knowledge of science with his love of the arts and music. From epithets of Anti-Semitism to meeting his wife and the beautiful shining brain stuff of legend is found within.

In Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind by Eric R. Kandel

View all 5 comments. Il s’agit d’une autobiographie du bksca Eric Kandel. This is one of the most eye-opening books I have ever read.

In particular, how memories can be so clear so far from buscca date of experience in certain situations and where this permanence is formed and stored is pondered.

Learn how that happens, multiply by tens of billions, and you have a working human brain.