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Book Review

Article review (10 points – 1000 to 1500 words)

Summarize the book and relate the author’s main point, or thesis, or purposes. (Somewhere early in the paper, identify the author briefly.)

Describe the author’s viewpoint and purpose for writing; note any aspects of the author’s background that are important for understanding the article.

Note the most important evidence the author presents to support his or her thesis.

Evaluate the author’s use of evidence, and describe how he or she deals with counter evidence.

Is the article’s argument convincing? If so why, if not, why not. Cite examples from the text.

Compare this article with other articles or books you have read on the same subject.

Conclude with a final evaluation of the article. You might discuss who would find this book useful and why.

This is a Brain Learning and Education Course.

Extra credit: 10 points – Book review. Read a book on the brain and write a brief review. possible choices:

  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat (O. Sacks),
  • The Mind and the Brain (J. Schwartz & S. Begley),
  • The Brain: The Story of You (D. Eagleman),
  • The Brain that Changes Itself (N. Doidge), An Unquiet Mind, (K.R. Jamison),
  • A Beautiful Mind, (S. Nassar & A. Fields),
  • The Evil Hours (D. Morris),
  • Why Zebras Don’t Get Ulcers (B. Sapolky)
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