The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat: And Other Clinical Tales



In his most extraordinary book, “one of the great clinical writers of the twentieth century” (The New York Times) recounts the case histories of patients lost in the bizarre, apparently inescapable world of neurological disorders.

Oliver Sacks’s The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat tells the stories of individuals afflicted with fantastic perceptual and intellectual aberrations: patients who have lost their memories and with them the greater part of their pasts; who are no longer able…”

The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat And Other Clinical Tales

ISBN 10 : 9780684853949
ISBN 13 : 0684853949

Presents a series of stories about men and women who, representing both medical and literary oddities, raise fundamental questions about the nature of reality..

The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat

ISBN 10 : 9781447275411
ISBN 13 : 1447275411

With an introduction by Will Self A classic work of psychology, this international bestseller provides a groundbreaking insight into the human mind. If a man has lost a leg or an e..

The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat

ISBN 10 : 9780330504270
ISBN 13 : 0330504274

‘Oliver Sacks has become the world’s best-known neurologist. His case studies of broken minds offer brilliant insight into the mysteries of consciousness’ Guardian In his mos..

The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat And Other Clinical Tales

ISBN 10 : 9781623730000
ISBN 13 : 1623730007

THE MAN WHO MISTOOK HIS WIFE FOR A HAT brings together twenty-four of Oliver Sacks’ most fascinating and beloved case studies. The patients in these pages are confronted with alm..

An Anthropologist On Mars

ISBN 10 : 9780345805881
ISBN 13 : 0345805887

To these seven narratives of neurological disorder Dr. Sacks brings the same humanity, poetic observation, and infectious sense of wonder that are apparent in his bestsellers Awake..

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