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

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Guilford Publications, 1 cze 2015 - 278
Do you wish you could recall the names of people you just met? What if birthdays, important errands, and online passwords rarely slipped your mind? Psychologist 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. That's where this science-based guide can help. Dr. Madigan explains how memory works and presents innovative mnemonic devices and visualization techniques that will help you sharpen your mental skills; avoid embarrassing lapses; and remember faces, appointments, facts, numbers, lists, and much more. Reclaim your brain--this book shows how. 

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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
Part I The Basics
Part II Memory Applications
About the Author
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Robert Madigan, PhD, until his death in 2017, was Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the University of Alaska Anchorage, where he was an award-winning instructor. He taught memory classes in college and community settings for more than thirty years.

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