Where did I leave my glasses? the what, when, and why of normal memory loss / Martha Weinman Lear.

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    • Abstract:
      Summary: Interweaving new findings from brain-scan studies with anecdotes, author Martha Lear explores the upside of memory loss, the differences between his and her memories, why we are actually wired to forget, and what the future holds for memory enhancement.
    • Content Notes:
      Say hello to whatsisname : the name problem -- Multitasking, anyone? the attention problem -- Lose some, win some : the upside of forgetting -- He remembers, she remembers : gender and memory -- I'm dancing as fast as I can : excercise and memory -- A meditation on the elephant : the things we never forget -- It's not ketchup : the 57 varieties of memory -- Amnesia, Hollywood style : forget it -- Telling it like it isn't : memory and its deceptions -- Ouch! that hurts to remember -- The med student syndrome : this must be Alzheimer's -- So when isn't it normal? or, who hid my keys? -- You say brain food, I say spinach : diet and memory -- It's all in the computer. Isn't it? -- Flashbulb memories : where were you when ...? -- The big picture : why did this happen (to me), Mr. Darwin? -- Beyond the Botox generation : memory and tomorrow.
    • ISBN:
      9781410405364
      1410405362
    • Accession Number:
      2007048832
    • Accession Number:
      ocn183179499
      183179499
    • Accession Number:
      fay.573990
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      LEAR, M. W. Where did I leave my glasses? the what, when, and why of normal memory loss. [s.l.] : Thorndike Press, 2008. Disponível em: . Acesso em: 14 nov. 2019.
    • AMA:
      Lear MW. Where Did I Leave My Glasses? The What, When, and Why of Normal Memory Loss. Thorndike Press; 2008. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.573990. Accessed November 14, 2019.
    • APA:
      Lear, M. W. (2008). Where did I leave my glasses? the what, when, and why of normal memory loss. Thorndike Press. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.573990
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Lear, Martha Weinman. 2008. Where Did I Leave My Glasses? The What, When, and Why of Normal Memory Loss. Thorndike Press Large Print Non-Fiction. Thorndike Press. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.573990.
    • Harvard:
      Lear, M. W. (2008) Where did I leave my glasses? the what, when, and why of normal memory loss. Thorndike Press (Thorndike Press Large Print Non-Fiction). Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.573990 (Accessed: 14 November 2019).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Lear, MW 2008, Where did I leave my glasses? the what, when, and why of normal memory loss, Thorndike Press Large Print Non-Fiction, Thorndike Press, viewed 14 November 2019, .
    • MLA:
      Lear, Martha Weinman. Where Did I Leave My Glasses? The What, When, and Why of Normal Memory Loss. Thorndike Press, 2008. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.573990.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Lear, Martha Weinman. Where Did I Leave My Glasses? The What, When, and Why of Normal Memory Loss. Thorndike Press Large Print Non-Fiction. Thorndike Press, 2008. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.573990.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Lear MW. Where did I leave my glasses? the what, when, and why of normal memory loss [Internet]. Thorndike Press; 2008 [cited 2019 Nov 14]. (Thorndike Press Large Print Non-Fiction). Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.573990