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. ISBN 9781410405364. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.573990. Acesso em: 18 fev. 2020.
    • 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 February 18, 2020.
    • APA:
      Lear, M. W. (2008). Where did I leave my glasses? the what, when, and why of normal memory loss. Thorndike Press.
    • 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: 18 February 2020).
    • 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 18 February 2020, .
    • 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 2020 Feb 18]. (Thorndike Press Large Print Non-Fiction). Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.573990