Due Tuesday, March 27th
Due Tuesday, April 24th at the beginning of class
Required Reading for Final - A highly enjoyable account of what causes phantom limbs.
Optional Reading for Final (Highly Recommended) - A continuation of the story about phantom limbs: Why a phantom limb may cause excrutiating pain and how Ramachandran pioneered a treatment using mirrors.
Required Reading for Final - this chapter describes the research of Michael Merzenich which ranges from how the nervous system can heal and repair itself after injury, to what the causes of autism may be, and how even the aging brain can rewire itself and learn new things.