How Memory Works--and How to Make It Work for You

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Guilford Publications, 10 cze 2015 - 278
"Do you wish you could remember the names of people you just met? What if birthdays, anniversaries, and online passwords rarely slipped your mind? Robert Madigan is an expert in the "memory arts"--practical, proven methods for improving the ability to retain and use information. Like taking the stairs instead of the elevator, it's important to exercise memory in simple ways every day. Dr. Madigan explains the science of how memory works and presents innovative mnemonic devices and visualization techniques that will help everyone--from students to seniors--sharpen their mental skills; avoid embarrassing lapses; and remember faces, appointments, facts, numbers, lists, and much more"--

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How Memory Works--And How to Make It Work for You

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University of Alaska psychology professor emeritus Madigan provides skills and techniques for improving memory function, using information gleaned from contemporary research as well as from ancient ... Przeczytaj pełną recenzję

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Introduction The Art and Science of Memory
1
Part I The Basics
7
Part II Memory Applications
81
Notes
229
Index
270
About the Author
278
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Robert Madigan, PhD, is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the University of Alaska Anchorage, where he was an award-winning instructor. He has taught memory classes in college and community settings for more than thirty years. He lives in Anchorage with his wife.

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