Chapter 10: Mental Activity

BIBLIOGRAPHY – MENTAL EXERCISE
JOURNAL ARTICLES

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34. Erratum: Should be Dr. E. Goldberg. See The Executive Brain by Elkhonon Goldberg. Oxford University press. New York. 2001. Chapter 11, “What Can You Do For Me?” on cognitive rehabilitation. The idea of “Mind Gym” has been taken up by others. (See Mind Gym – kinesiology).
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