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Author Zacks, Jeffrey M. author.

Title Flicker : your brain on movies / Jeffrey M. Zacks.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    791.43019 ZAC    Available
Description xi, 342 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents From up on a screen to inside your head. Your brain wasn't built for movies -- The movie in your head -- Tearjerkers and sitcoms -- How movies make memories -- The dark side -- The tricks that make movies work. Motion! -- Cut! -- Bottlenecks, spotlights, and chunks -- Sleight of hand -- Virtual futures -- Epilog.
Subject Motion picture audiences -- Psychology.
Motion pictures -- Psychological aspects.
ISBN 9780199982875

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