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The Age of Insight

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  • Format: Hardcover, 656 pages
  • Publisher: Random House
  • On Sale: March 27, 2012
  • Price: $40.00
  • ISBN: 978-1-4000-6871-5 (1-4000-6871-1)
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Eric R. Kandel is University Professor and Kavli Professor at Columbia University and a Senior Investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Kandel is founding director of the Center for Neurobiology and Behavior at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, and recipient of the 2000 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his work on memory storage in the brain. He is the author of In Search of Memory, a memoir that won a Los Angeles Times Book Award, and co-author of Principles of Neural Science, the standard textbook in the field. He was born in Vienna and lives in New York with his wife, Denise.