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  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat

    The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330523622

    In his most extraordinary book, The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, Oliver Sacks recounts the stories of patients lost in the bizarre, apparently inescapable world of neurological disorders. These are case studies of people who have lost their…

  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat

    The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447275404

    A classic work of psychology, this international bestseller provides a groundbreaking insight into the human mind. With an introduction by Will Self. If a man has lost a leg or an eye, he knows he has lost a leg or an eye; but if he has lost a self…

  • On the Move: A Life

    On the Move: A Life
    av Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804170932

    A New York Times Notable Book One of the Best Books of the Year: NPR, San Francisco Chronicle, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, BookPage, Slate, Men's Journal When Oliver Sacks was twelve years old, a perceptive schoolmaster wrote: "Sacks will go far, if he…

  • Neurotribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity

    Neurotribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity
    av Steve Silberman

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780399185618

    This New York Times-bestselling book upends conventional thinking about autism and suggests a broader model for acceptance, understanding, and full participation in society for people who think differently. What is autism? A lifelong disability, or…

  • Hallucinations

    Hallucinations
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447208266

    Have you ever seen something that wasn't really there? Heard someone call your name in an empty house? Sensed someone following you and turned around to find nothing? Hallucinations don't belong wholly to the insane. Much more commonly, they are lin…

  • Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain

    Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain
    av Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781400033539

    From the legendary neurologist and bestselling author of "Awakenings" and "The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat" comes a powerful and compassionate ("New York Times") book that examines the power of music and how it affects the brain.

  • Gratitude

    Gratitude
    av Oliver Sacks

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509822805

    Oliver Sacks died in August 2015 at his home in Greenwich Village, surrounded by his close friends and family. He was 82. He spent his final days doing what he loved: playing the piano, swimming, enjoying smoked salmon – and writing . . . As…

  • Awakenings

    Awakenings
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330523677

    'The story of a disease that plunged its victims into a prison of viscous time, and the drug that catapulted them out of it' – Guardian Hailed as a medical classic, and the subject of a major feature film as well as radio and stage plays and v…

  • Migraine

    Migraine
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330526142

    'A mine of treasures, a source of visions, a microcosm of human experience and suffering, the philosopher's stone: Migraine is a remarkable achievement' - Sunday Telegraph. Migraine is an age-old – the first recorded instances date back over t…

  • Musicophilia

    Musicophilia
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330523592

    ‘A humane discourse on the fragility of our minds, of the bodies that give rise to them, and of the world they create for us. This book is filled with wonders’ – Daily Telegraph Oliver Sacks’ compassionate tales of people str…

  • Musicophilia

    Musicophilia
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509870141

    With an introduction by neuroscientist Daniel Glaser. With his trademark compassion and erudition, Dr Oliver Sacks examines the power of music through the individual experiences of patients, musicians, and everyday people. Among them: a surgeon who…

  • An Anthropologist on Mars

    An Anthropologist on Mars
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330523608

    As with his previous bestseller, The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, in An Anthropologist on Mars Oliver Sacks uses case studies to illustrate the myriad ways in which neurological conditions can affect our sense of self, our experience of the w…

  • A Leg to Stand On

    A Leg to Stand On
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330507622

    ‘Oliver Sacks is a perfect antidote to the anaesthetic of familiarity. His writing turns brains and minds transparent’ - Observer When Oliver Sacks, a physician by profession, injured his leg while climbing a mountain, he found himself…

  • The Island of the Colorblind

    The Island of the Colorblind
    av Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375700736

    An explorer of that most wondrous of islands, the human brain, writes D.M. Thomas in The New York Times Book Review, Oliver Sacks also loves the oceanic kind of islands. Both kinds figure movingly in this book--part travelogue, part autobiography, p…

  • Everything in Its Place

    Everything in Its Place
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509821808

    From the bestselling author of On Gratitude and On the Move. In this spirited volume, Oliver Sacks examines the many passions of his own life – both as a doctor engaged with the central questions of human existence, and as a polymath conversan…

  • Seeing Voices

    Seeing Voices
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780330523646

    'Seeing Voices is both a history of the deaf and an account of the development of an extraordinary and expressive language' – Evening Standard Imaginative and insightful, Seeing Voices by Oliver Sacks offers a way into a world that is, for man…

  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat: And Other Clinical Tales

    The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat: And Other Clinical Tales

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780593466674

    In his most extraordinary book, the bestselling author of Awakenings and poet laureate of medicine" (The New York Times) recounts the case histories of patients inhabiting the compelling world of neurological disorders, from those who are no longer…

  • NeuroTribes

    NeuroTribes
    av Steve Silberman

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781760113643

    Winner of the 2015 Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction Shortlisted for the Wellcome Book Prize A Sunday Times and New York Times bestseller Foreword by Oliver Sacks What is autism: a devastating developmental condition, a lifelong disability, or a…

  • Hallucinations

    Hallucinations
    av Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307947437

    "Illuminate s] the complexities of the human brain and the mysteries of the human mind." --The New York Times To many people, hallucinations imply madness, but in fact they are a common part of the human experience. These sensory distortions range f…

  • Hallucinations

    Hallucinations
    av Oliver W. Sacks

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781594136498

    From the bestselling author of "Musicophilia "and "The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat," a provocative investigation into hallucinations--auditory, visual, tactile, olfactory--their many guises, their physiological sources, and their personal and…

  • Awakenings

    Awakenings

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375704055

    Awakenings--which inspired the major motion picture--is the remarkable story of a group of patients who contracted sleeping-sickness during the great epidemic just after World War I. Frozen for decades in a trance-like state, these men and women wer…

  • Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood

    Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
    av Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375704048

    The scientific wonder of youth is skillfully evoked in this intriguing memoir by the distinguished neurologist and author of Awakenings in which he describes his fascination with metals, gases, and chemicals, especially "Uncle Tungsten," and with un…

  • A Visionary Madness: The Case of James Tilly Matthews and the Influencing Machine

    A Visionary Madness: The Case of James Tilly Matthews and the Influencing Machine
    av Mike Jay

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781583947173

    Confined in Bedlam in 1797 as an incurable lunatic, James Tilly Matthews is one of the most bizarre case studies in the annals of psychiatry. Often cited as the first thorough case study of what we would today call paranoid schizophrenia, Matthews d…

  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat: And Other Clinical Tales

    The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat: And Other Clinical Tales
    av Oliver Sacks

    MP3 på CD - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781491514078

    In his most extraordinary audiobook, "one of the great clinical writers of the twentieth century" (The New York Times) recounts the case histories of patients lost in the bizarre, apparently inescapable world of neurological disorders. Oliver Sacks'…

  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat: And Other Clinical Tales

    The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat: And Other Clinical Tales
    av Oliver Sacks

    CD-bok - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781455883608

    In his most extraordinary audiobook, "one of the great clinical writers of the twentieth century" (The New York Times) recounts the case histories of patients lost in the bizarre, apparently inescapable world of neurological disorders. Oliver Sacks'…

  • The Organism

    The Organism
    av Kurt Goldstein

    Klotband - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780942299960

    Foreword by Oliver Sacks Kurt Goldstein (1878-1965) was already an established neuropsychologist when he emigrated from Germany to the United States in the 1930s. This book, his magnum opus and widely regarded as a modern classic in psychology and b…

  • The Organism

    The Organism
    av Kurt Goldstein

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780942299977

    Foreword by Oliver Sacks Kurt Goldstein (1878-1965) was already an established neuropsychologist when he emigrated from Germany to the United States in the 1930s. This book, his magnum opus and widely regarded as a modern classic in psychology and b…

  • Everything in Its Place: First Loves and Last Tales

    Everything in Its Place: First Loves and Last Tales
    av Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781101972328

    From the best-selling author of Gratitude and On the Move, a final volume of essays that showcase Sacks's broad range of interests--from his passion for ferns, swimming, and horsetails, to his final case histories exploring schizophrenia, dementia,…

  • Kirjailija joka kadotti kirjaimet

    Kirjailija joka kadotti kirjaimet
    av Oliver Sacks

    e-bok - 2015 - Finska - ISBN: 9789513163860

    <p>Mitä jos ihminen menettää aikaisemmin itsestään selvänä pitämänsä taidon kuten puhumisen, lukutaidon tai näkökyvyn? Miltä sellainen tuntuu? Miten oppia elämään sen kanssa? Pianisti Lillian menettää yhtäkkiä kyvyn lukea nuotteja ja lopulta m…

  • Drachen, Doppelgänger und Dämonen

    Drachen, Doppelgänger und Dämonen
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2014 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783499629723

  • Drachen, Doppelgänger und Dämonen

    Drachen, Doppelgänger und Dämonen
    av Oliver Sacks

    Inbunden - 2013 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783498064204

  • Galljutsinatsii

    Galljutsinatsii

    Inbunden - 2021 - Ryska - ISBN: 9785171359492

    Galljutsinatsii. V Srednie veka ikh objasnjali dukhovnym prosvetleniem ili, naprotiv, oderzhimostju djavolom. Desjatki ljudej byli objavleny svjatymi, tysjachi – sgoreli na kostrakh inkvizitsii. V nashe vremja ikh prinjato schitat priznakom su…

  • Galljutsinatsii

    Galljutsinatsii
    av Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 2017 - Ryska - ISBN: 9785170974160

    Galljutsinatsii. V Srednie veka ikh objasnjali dukhovnym prosvetleniem ili, naprotiv, oderzhimostju djavolom. Desjatki ljudej byli objavleny svjatymi, tysjachi – sgoreli na kostrakh inkvizitsii. V nashe vremja ikh prinjato schitat priznakom su…

  • Galljutsinatsii

    Galljutsinatsii
    av Oliver Sacks

    Inbunden - 2019 - Ryska - ISBN: 9785171199388

    Galljutsinatsii. V Srednie veka ikh objasnjali dukhovnym prosvetleniem ili, naprotiv, oderzhimostju djavolom. Desjatki ljudej byli objavleny svjatymi, tysjachi – sgoreli na kostrakh inkvizitsii. V nashe vremja ikh prinjato schitat priznakom su…

  • Onkel Wolfram

    Onkel Wolfram
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2003 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783499615344

    Mit seinen unkonventionellen Fallgeschichten hat der Neurologe Oliver Sacks Millionen Leser in aller Welt gefunden. Seine Bücher werben höchst einfühlsam für mehr Verständnis und Toleranz gegenüber Menschen, die von der…

  • Der Mann, der seine Frau mit einem Hut verwechselte

    Der Mann, der seine Frau mit einem Hut verwechselte
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 1990 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783499187803

    Der in New York praktizierende Neuropsychologe Oliver Sacks erzählt 20 ergreifende Geschichten von Menschen, die aus der ?Normalität? gefallen sind. Eine winzige Hirnverletzung, ein kleiner Tumult in der zerebralen Chemie - und wir geraten…

  • Vse na svoem meste

    Vse na svoem meste
    av Oliver Sacks

    Inbunden - 2020 - Ryska - ISBN: 9785171200404

    Oliver Saks – izvestnyj britanskij nevrolog, avtor rjada populjarnykh knig, perevedennykh na dvadtsat jazykov, dve iz kotorykh – "Chelovek, kotoryj prinjal zhenu za shljapu" i "Antropolog na Marse" – stali mezhd…

  • On the Move

    On the Move
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447264064

    When Oliver Sacks was twelve years old, a perceptive schoolmaster wrote in his report: 'Sacks will go far, if he does not go too far'. It is now abundantly clear that Sacks has never stopped going . . . From its opening pages on his youthful obsessi…

  • Uncle Tungsten

    Uncle Tungsten
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509813698

    Uncle Tungsten radiates all the delight and wonder of a boy’s adventures, and is an unforgettable portrait of an extraordinary young mind. Oliver Sacks evokes, with warmth and wit, his upbringing in wartime England. He tells of the large scien…

  • River of Consciousness

    River of Consciousness
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447263654

    The River of Consciousness is a remarkable culmination of a lifetime's research into the way the brain works by the celebrated late neurologist Oliver Sacks.

  • Measure of the Heart: Caring for a Parent with Alzheimer's

    Measure of the Heart: Caring for a Parent with Alzheimer's
    av Mary Ellen Geist

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780446699709

    Mary Ellen Geist decided to leave her job as a CBS Radio anchor to return home to Michigan when her father's Alzheimer's got to be too much for her mother to shoulder alone. She chose to live her life by a different set of priorities: to be guided b…

  • Stumme Stimmen

    Stumme Stimmen
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 1992 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783499191985

    Um die visuelle, sich im Raum entfaltende Gebärdensprache zu erforschen, macht Oliver Sacks diverse Reisen im wörtlichen und übertragenen Sinne. Das Ergebnis seiner Erkundungen: Die Gebärdensprache ist kein primitiver Behelf, wie…

  • Awakenings

    Awakenings
    av Oliver Sacks

    CD-bok - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781480530379

    "Compulsively readable. . . . Dr. Sacks writes beautifully and with exceptional subtlety and penetration into both the state of mind of his patients and the nature of illness generally. . . . A brilliant and humane book." -- A. Alvarez, The Observer…

  • Awakenings

    Awakenings
    av Oliver Sacks

    Övrigt - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501279621

    "Compulsively readable. . . . Dr. Sacks writes beautifully and with exceptional subtlety and penetration into both the state of mind of his patients and the nature of illness generally. . . . A brilliant and humane book." -- A. Alvarez, The Observer…

  • Oaxaca Journal

    Oaxaca Journal
    av Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307947444

    Since childhood, Oliver Sacks has been fascinated by ferns: an ancient class of plants able to survive and adapt in many climates. Along with a delightful group of fellow fern aficionados--mathematicians, poets, artists, and assorted botanists and b…

  • Das innere Auge

    Das innere Auge
    av Oliver Sacks

    Pocket - 2012 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783499625602

  • An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

    An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales
    av Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679756972

    To these seven narratives of neurological disorder Dr. Sacks brings the same humanity, poetic observation, and infectious sense of wonder that are apparent in his bestsellers Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat. These men, women, a…

  • Muzykofilija

    Muzykofilija

    Inbunden - 2021 - Ryska - ISBN: 9785171385224

    Chto takoe muzykalnaja odarennost? Patologija ili Bozhij dar?Chem genialnost Chajkovskogo otlichaetsja ot genialnosti Vagnera?Chem obuslovlena udivitelnaja ljubov k muzyke u ljudej s sindromom Viljamsa i pochemu stradajuschie "amuziej", na…

  • Muzykofilija

    Muzykofilija
    av Oliver Sacks

    Inbunden - 2018 - Ryska - ISBN: 9785171121723

    Chto takoe muzykalnaja odarennost? Patologija ili Bozhij dar? Chem genialnost Chajkovskogo otlichaetsja ot genialnosti Vagnera? Chem obuslovlena udivitelnaja ljubov k muzyke ljudej s sindromom Viljamsa i pochemu stradajuschie "amuziej", na…

  • River of Consciousness

    River of Consciousness
    av Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447263661

  • Alltid på väg

    Alltid på väg
    av Oliver Sacks, Oliver Sacks

    e-bok - 2016 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789173377225

    Oliver Sacks slog igenom med boken "Uppvaknanden" som sedan blev en prisbelönt film med Robin Williams i huvudrollen. Hans bästsäljande bok "Mannen som förväxlade sin hustru med en hatt" rankades av tidningen Discover Magazine so…

  • Homme Qui Prenait Sa Femme Pour Un Chapeau. Et Autres R'Cits Cliniques(l')

    Homme Qui Prenait Sa Femme Pour Un Chapeau. Et Autres R'Cits Cliniques(l')
    av Oliver Sacks, Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 2014 - Franska - ISBN: 9782757840214

  • The Man with a Shattered World

    The Man with a Shattered World
    av A. R. Luria

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674546257

    Russian psychologist A. R. Luria presents a compelling portrait of a man’s heroic struggle to regain his mental faculties. A soldier named Zasetsky, wounded in the head at the battle of Smolensk in 1943, suddenly found himself in a frightening…

  • Gratitude

    Gratitude
    av Oliver Sacks

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780451492937

    "My predominant feeling is one of gratitude. I have loved and been loved. I have been given much and I have given something in return. Above all, I have been a sentient being, a thinking animal, on this beautiful planet, and that in itself has been…

  • Asylum

    Asylum
    av Christopher Payne

    Klotband - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780262013499

    Powerful photographs of the grand exteriors and crumbling interiors of America's abandoned state mental hospitals.For more than half the nation's history, vast mental hospitals were a prominent feature of the American landscape. From the mid-ninetee…

  • Everything in Its Place

    Everything in Its Place
    av Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509821822

    A remarkable celebration of Sackss varied interests, told with his characteristic compassion and erudition, and in his luminous prose.

  • An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

    An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales
    av Oliver Sacks

    Övrigt - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501279614

    To these seven narratives of neurological disorder, Dr. Sacks brings the same humanity, poetic observation, and infectious sense of wonder that are apparent in his best sellers Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat. These men, women,…

  • Migraine Art

    Migraine Art
    av Derek Robinson

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781556436727

  • Zrimye golosa

    Zrimye golosa
    av Oliver Sacks

    Inbunden - 2019 - Ryska - ISBN: 9785171189600

    "Jazyk zhestov" glukhonemykh. Chto on soboj predstavljaet – pantomimu, bolee ili menee udachno illjustrirujuschuju foneticheskuju rech? Ili samostojatelnyj jazyk, obladajuschij sobstvennoj grammatikoj i semantikoj i ni v chem ne ustu…

  • Volframin hehku

    Volframin hehku
    av Oliver Sacks

    Häftad - 2011 - Finska - ISBN: 9789525516074

    Kauan ennen kuin Oliver Sacksista tuli kuuluisa neurologi ja menestyskirjailija ("Mies joka luuli vaimoaan hatuksi"), hän oli pieni englantilainen poika, jonka suuri rakkaus oli luonnontiede. Häntä kiehtoivat yhtälailla metallit ja mineraalit kuin m…