7 edition of The Memory Advantage found in the catalog.
December 30, 2006
by Select Books (NY)
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||182|
Children with a large vocabulary have an advantage. The short sentences in books for beginning readers give children less information to store in their short-term memories. When the texts children read advance from simple sentences of three or four words to longer sentences, they need to store more information. Much of the book covers ways to improve working memory through exercises that simplify the complexity of incoming data, enhance your ability to work with information and keep your working memory in optimal condition. Perhaps overly upbeat, but it contains useful new insights into thinking well.
Sensory Memory. Sensory memory is the earliest stage of memory. During this stage, sensory information from the environment is stored for a very brief period of time, generally for no longer than a half-second for visual information and 3 or 4 seconds for auditory information. There’s nothing like the smell of old books or the crack of a new one’s spine. (Plus, you’ll never run low on battery.) As it turns out, diving into a page-turner can also offer benefits toward your health and happiness. Although more and more people own e-books, it seems safe to say that real books aren’t going anywhere yet, and these benefits of reading are here to stay.
Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. The memory advantage for color may stem from the synesthetes' frequent sensory experiences with colors following the secondary responses to words. These experiences in return sensitize color-processing areas in the brain and lead to enhanced color perception (Banissy et al., ).
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Dr. Thomas Crook is a major contributor in the field of memory research and The Memory Advantage shares his wealth of knowledge in a handy, easy to read guide that provides you with everything you need to know, to repair, and maintain the mechanisms in your brain which help you stay sharp and research shows, that once you are The Memory Advantage book 25 your mental capacity 2/5(1).
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AAMI, CBT, CL, MCI, MCVI, MTBI, PS, and others decorate the pages -- reading the memory book is itself an exercise in memory. Early book talks techniques, and I was hoping for a detailed step-by-step on how to build a 'memory palace'. Crook mentions the history of the technique, that it does work, and tells an anecdote of a speaker who pictured 2/5(1).
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The author's collective studies and experiences really shine through in the pages and their passion for the subject is extremely contagious/5(42). The scope of the book is exceptionally broad, providing a showcase for leading edge research on all contemporary concepts of working memory, using techniques from experimental psychology, from single cell recording, from neuropsychology, from cognitive neuroimaging and.
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A great deal of our memory and comprehension in reading involves visual-spatial memory. We can find quotes, or remember lines, or retrace a course of thought on the basis of where those words were on the page. “The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good things for the first time.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche tags: forgetfulness, forgetting, happiness, memory.
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Memory Advantage will give you the ability to remember names, faces, numbers, and new words as never before. Description As revolutionary as Emotional Intelligence, this is the first book to explore the tremendous importance of working memory—a stronger predictor of success in life than IQ—and provide a wealth of simple exercises for enhancing this crucial skill.
A BIGGER ASSET THAN IQ. Readers of print books absorb and remember more of the plot than readers of e-books do, according to a study that was presented in Italy in In. There are many benefits of reading fiction. These benefits include improved neural connectivity in the brain, improved analytical skills, memory, and vocabulary.
Many factors are involved to put these benefits into practice, but in a short answer, yes, reading fiction can make you smarter.
This book will give you three tests to find out how good your working memory is - and more than 50 targeted exercises so you can sharpen it. The Working Memory Advantage offers unprecedented insight into one of the most important cognitive breakthroughs in recent years - a vital new approach to making your brain stronger, smarter, and faster.
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