Improving Your Memory For Dummies

Improving Your Memory For Dummies

by John B. Arden

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780764554353
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 07/12/2002
Series: For Dummies Series
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

John Arden is a psychologist who oversees twenty training programs in as many medical centers. He has worked in the mental health and education systems for twenty-eight years and is the author of four other books.

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: Understanding Memory.

Chapter 1: Cultivating Your Memory Skills.

Chapter 2: Tossing Out Those Memory Myths.

Chapter 3: Discovering How Your Brain Remembers.

Part II: Establishing Memory Power.

Chapter 4: Eating To Remember.

Chapter 5: Supplementing Your Memory.

Chapter 6: Avoiding the Memory Suppressors.

Chapter 7: Balancing Your Mind for Memories.

Part III: Preserving Your Memory.

Chapter 8: Tricking Yourself into Remembering.

Chapter 9: Troubleshooting Your Forgetfulness.

Chapter 10: Keeping Your Memory Sharp as You Grow Older.

Part IV: Exercising Your Memory Every Day.

Chapter 11: Schooling Memory.

Chapter 12: Taking a Powerhouse Memory to Work.

Chapter 13: Acing Exams.

Chapter 14: Remembering People.

Chapter 15: Taking Stock of Important Dates and Strings of Numbers.

Chapter 16: Keeping Your Memory Intact in a High-Speed World.

Part V: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 17: Ten Best Ways to Improve Your Memory.

Chapter 18: Ten Frequently Asked Questions About Memory.

Chapter 19: Ten Memory Web Sites.

Index.

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Improving Your Memory For Dummies 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Gemsana More than 1 year ago
Forced myself to read the entire book and didn't extract too much useful info. Very lengthy with lots of obvious facts and suggestions and memory techniques not explained very well. Liked other books much more such as "Brilliant Memory Week by Week" and some others. The latter is much more interactive and to the point.