En busca de la memoria, de Eric.R Kandel. 2 likes. Book. 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. 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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His telling personal details—especially the horrifying complicity of the Austrian population in the Holocaust and the country’s inability and disinterest in dealing with that shame—give special weight to his life story.

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

Unfortunately, there’s easily enough material in here for two books, one for the personal aspects and one for the science. Your list has reached the maximum number of items.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Luckily, I am a curious physicist and getting a book about an of science in which I’m clueless, is an attractive adventure. Hardcoverpages.

This was for me one of those magical books – the kind I wish I ,a not yet read, so I could read it again for first time.

For a nonscientist this book can be demanding but also astonishing.

En busca de la memoria el nacimiento de una nueva ciencia de la mente. He gradually focuses in on his own expanding research to present his own findings on memory and learning along with other related work.


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Dec 30, Dia rated it really liked it. It is the autobiography of a Oandel laureate and, along the way, a history of modern studies of the brain and memory.

Included are brilliant vignettes on the history of neuroscience. Don’t memoriq an account? May 21, Konstantin Okonechnikov rated it it was amazing. This is an important point that he would later be able to revisit upon earning the Nobel prize. View all 5 comments. Reading about Kandel’s personal growth to eventually become one of the leading scientists of the field has given me much opportunity to reflect on my own career goals. Three stars just because I applaud people who explain science well.

The title captures the main theme of the book as far as the research aspect is concerned: Feb 20, Lewis Weinstein rated it really liked it Shelves: Amazon Music Transmite millones de canciones. It was a wealth of information on the brain. I’m really enjoying this book so far, especially as I’m considering a mmeoria in neuroscience research. The author, a Nobel-prize-winning neuroscientist, weaves three threads together: Jul 27, Kayson Fakhar rated een it was amazing.

I burned out halfway through Kandel’s career, and couldn’t muster the enthusiasm to finish the final hundred-odd pages before it was due back at the library. Still, I’ll keep an eye out for a used copy, because oandel subject is fascinating indeed: He left Vienna in time to escape Hitler when he was a child.


The Emergence of a New Science of Mind. Finally, I will end on a note landel the tone of the book. Conversion—that is to say, religious conversion—was no longer possible.

In Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind

It might also have helped the reader understand why Kandel made some of the career moves that he made, important moves that seem inexplicable as the book now stands; for example, one professor told him to look to the cell for an understanding of the psyche — and so he did, for the rest of his life. In search of Memory is a mixture of autobiography and science. Nov 21, Varun Padmanaban rated it really liked it.

Some of the interesting threads Kandel weaves throughout this memoir include his childhood in Nazi Austria and his later, surprisingly recent, efforts to help Austrians acknowledge past atrocities; the memlria histories of neuroscience he gives each time he begins describing a new topic of research he pursued; his unapologetic involvement with the biotechnology industry; and the many brief but vivid and gracious portraits he offers of his colleagues.

Amazon Second Chance Donar, intercambiar, dar una segunda vida. This guy is one of the greats.