Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.
The Enchanted Loom
Teasing sturdy threads from
neuroscience masterworks
Teasing 10
threads from
David
Eagleman’s …
Thread 1:
The brain is
a team of
conflicting rivals.
(pgs. 101-150)
Thread 2:
The brain runs
zombie systems.
(pgs. 132-144)
Thread 3:
The brain
will go to
great
lengths to
make us
believe
the stories
we tell
ourselves.
(pgs. 131-137)
A Confabulat...
Thread 4:
Allocating
blame and
fault is an
antisocial
act.
(pgs. 151-192)
Thread 5:
The nested
networks
in the brain
are more
like a
marketplace
than an
assembly
line.
(pg. 46)
Thread 6:
Self-
consciousness
influences
seeing,
smelling,
hearing,
feeling,
tasting
and touch.
(pg. 62)
Thread 7:
The brain is
filled with
all kinds of
remarkable,
unthinkable
thoughts.
(pgs. 75-100)
Thread 8:
Much like
computers,
the brain has
“boot sectors”
to which we
cannot gain
access.
(pg. 199)
Thread 9:
Secrets are
unhealthy
for the brain.
(pg. 145)
Thread 10:
There are gene
sets that make
half the world’s
population
44 times
more likely
to commit
sexual assault.
(pg. 1...
Image Credits:
Title Page: http://www.rappler.com/science-nature/23193-personality-traits-brain-scans
Slide 3 - http://www...
Mark Brady, PhD
TheEnchantedLoom@gmail.com
to Subscribe or receive Powerpoints for Free
Thanks for viewing !
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Enchanted Loom ~ David Eagleman

997 views

Published on

A review in 10 images of David Eagleman's book, Incognito

Published in: Health & Medicine
  • Be the first to comment

Enchanted Loom ~ David Eagleman

  1. 1. The Enchanted Loom Teasing sturdy threads from neuroscience masterworks
  2. 2. Teasing 10 threads from David Eagleman’s …
  3. 3. Thread 1: The brain is a team of conflicting rivals. (pgs. 101-150)
  4. 4. Thread 2: The brain runs zombie systems. (pgs. 132-144)
  5. 5. Thread 3: The brain will go to great lengths to make us believe the stories we tell ourselves. (pgs. 131-137) A Confabulation of Dragons
  6. 6. Thread 4: Allocating blame and fault is an antisocial act. (pgs. 151-192)
  7. 7. Thread 5: The nested networks in the brain are more like a marketplace than an assembly line. (pg. 46)
  8. 8. Thread 6: Self- consciousness influences seeing, smelling, hearing, feeling, tasting and touch. (pg. 62)
  9. 9. Thread 7: The brain is filled with all kinds of remarkable, unthinkable thoughts. (pgs. 75-100)
  10. 10. Thread 8: Much like computers, the brain has “boot sectors” to which we cannot gain access. (pg. 199)
  11. 11. Thread 9: Secrets are unhealthy for the brain. (pg. 145)
  12. 12. Thread 10: There are gene sets that make half the world’s population 44 times more likely to commit sexual assault. (pg. 158)
  13. 13. Image Credits: Title Page: http://www.rappler.com/science-nature/23193-personality-traits-brain-scans Slide 3 - http://www.brainpickings.org/2011/06/01/david-eagleman-incognito/ Slide 12 - http://www.eaministries.co.uk/there-is-a-testimony-after-every-test/ Slide 2 - http://www.rappler.com/science-nature/23193-personality-traits-brain-scans Slide 6 - http://www.scottgustafson.com/Portfolio_F7.html Slide 5 - http://bit.ly/1D6GqTI Slide 11 - http://bit.ly/1OzkfLw Slide 10 - http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/nescience Slide 13 - http://runagainstdv.com/facts/sexual-assault-facts/ Slide 9 - http://dict.eudic.net/dicts/en/self-conscious Slide 8 - http://tx.english-ch.com/teacher/alvi/home/the-market-place-conversation/ Slide 7 - http://www.avayeravanpnub.blogfa.com/ Slide 4 - http://matome.naver.jp/odai/2142130460131930501/2142131158739591403
  14. 14. Mark Brady, PhD TheEnchantedLoom@gmail.com to Subscribe or receive Powerpoints for Free Thanks for viewing !

×