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  • How are reviewers describing this item?
    great, good, easy, many and written.
  • Our engine has profiled the reviewer patterns and has determined that there is minimal deception involved.
  • Our engine has determined that the review content quality is high and informative.
  • Our engine has detected that Amazon has altered, modified or removed reviews from this listing. We approximate total reviews altered up to 342.
  • Our engine has discovered that over 80% high quality reviews are present.
  • This product had a total of 531 reviews as of our last analysis date on Mar 8 2020.
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I have never wanted to stop learning all my life, and this book helped me realize that our brains can keep young and growing th...  Read More

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I learned so much about how our brain works. Good content, great examples and well written. I enjoyed reading it.

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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I lost interest when he tried to apply what he was teaching to the outside world.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    It was too hypothetical at that point.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    To a teacher, the chapters on memory, attention and exploration are probably the most useful, as they are loaded with ideas that could alter your classroom and instruction, if employed.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Some of the chapters (gender, music and sensory integration) are interesting, but don't possess the same sort of pragmatic daily applicability as the others.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The research isn't clear he admits and also considers how interacting with the material numerous times might even confuse the student.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The subtitle of the book suggests this is a self-help book.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    For me, the book helps with how to to study, how to present data in a way that people recall it later.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    One concern - the chapter on music excepted, the author frequently falls into the popular yet non-scientific assumption that everything has an evolutionary and survival causality.

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