By Ramon y Cajal,Neely Swanson,Larry W. Swanson

ISBN-10: 0262181916

ISBN-13: 9780262181914

ISBN-10: 0262681501

ISBN-13: 9780262681506

Santiago Ramón y Cajal was once a mythic determine in technology. Hailed because the father of recent anatomy and neurobiology, he was once mostly chargeable for the trendy notion of the mind. His groundbreaking works have been New rules at the constitution of the anxious System and Histology of the anxious method in guy and Vertebrates. as well as leaving a legacy of exceptional clinical learn, Cajal sought to coach the amateur scientist approximately how technological know-how was once performed and the way he notion it may be performed. This lately rediscovered vintage, first released in 1897, is an anecdotal consultant for the confused new investigator in addition to a clean source for the previous pro.Cajal used to be a pragmatist, conscious of the pitfalls of being too idealistic -- and he had a feeling of humor, fairly glaring in his diagnoses of assorted stereotypes of eccentric scientists. The booklet covers every thing from precious character qualities for an investigator to social elements conducive to medical work.

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