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Summary:

An investigation into the types, physiological sources, and cultural resonances of hallucinations. The author traces everything from the disorientations of sleep and intoxication to the manifestations of injury and illness.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library LP 616.89 SAC 2012 (Text) 33892100094417 Adult Large Print Book None 04/30/2013 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410457318
  • Physical Description: 481 pages ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-473).
Formatted Contents Note:
Silent multitudes : Charles Bonnet Syndrome -- The prisoner's cinema : sensory deprivation -- A few nanograms of wine : hallucinatory smells -- Hearing things -- The illusions of Parkinsonism -- Altered states -- Patterns : visual migraines -- The "sacred" disease -- Bisected : hallucinations in the half-field -- Delirious -- On the threshold of sleep -- Narcolepsy and night hags -- The haunted mind -- Doppelgängers: hallucinating oneself -- Phantoms, shadows, and sensory ghosts.
Summary, etc.:
An investigation into the types, physiological sources, and cultural resonances of hallucinations. The author traces everything from the disorientations of sleep and intoxication to the manifestations of injury and illness.
Subject: Hallucinations and illusions
Cognition disorders
Perceptual disorders
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