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The Resource Sleights of mind : what the neuroscience of magic reveals about our brains, Stephen L. Macknik and Susana Martinez-Conde with Sandra Blakeslee

Sleights of mind : what the neuroscience of magic reveals about our brains, Stephen L. Macknik and Susana Martinez-Conde with Sandra Blakeslee

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Sleights of mind : what the neuroscience of magic reveals about our brains
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Sleights of mind
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what the neuroscience of magic reveals about our brains
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Stephen L. Macknik and Susana Martinez-Conde with Sandra Blakeslee
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Language
eng
Summary
Founders of the new discipline of neuromagic, leading neuroscientists Stephen Macknik and Susana Martinez-Conde explain how the magicians' arts shed light on memory, attention and belief. They show how we can learn from magicians' techniques in fields from law and education to health and marketing
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Macknik, Stephen L
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  • 153.8'5
  • 153.85
  • 153.85
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illustrations
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index present
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non fiction
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  • Martinez-Conde, S.
  • Blakeslee, Sandra
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  • Magic tricks
  • Deception
  • Mental suggestion
  • Persuasion (Psychology)
  • Psychology
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Sleights of mind : what the neuroscience of magic reveals about our brains, Stephen L. Macknik and Susana Martinez-Conde with Sandra Blakeslee
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Originally published: New York: Henry Holt, 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781846683909
Dimensions
20 cm.
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x, 291 p.
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9781846683909
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(pbk.)
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ill.
Label
Sleights of mind : what the neuroscience of magic reveals about our brains, Stephen L. Macknik and Susana Martinez-Conde with Sandra Blakeslee
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Henry Holt, 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781846683909
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
x, 291 p.
Isbn
9781846683909
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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