Name: Projections A Story Of Human Emotions By Karl Deisseroth
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Author: Karl Deisseroth
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A groundbreaking tour of the human mind that illuminates the biological nature of our inner worlds and emotions, through gripping and at times harrowing clinical stories
“Poetic, mind-stretching, and through it all, deeply human.”-Daniel Levitin, New York Times bestselling author of The Organized Mind
Karl Deisseroth has spent his life pursuing truths about the human mind, both as a renowned clinical psychiatrist and as a researcher creating and developing the revolutionary field of optogenetics, which uses light to help decipher the brain’s workings. In Projections, he combines his knowledge of the brain’s inner circuitry with a deep empathy for his patients to examine what mental illness reveals about the human mind and the origin of human feelings-how the broken can illuminate the unbroken.
Through cutting-edge research and gripping case studies from Deisseroth’s own…