James H. Austin - bibliography
American neurologist, born 1925.
- Studies in metachromatic leukodystrophy XII. Multiple sulfatase deficiency.
Archives of Neurology, Chicago, 1973, 28: 258.
- Chase, Chance, and Creativity : The Lucky Art of Novelty. Columbia University Press, 1979, 1985.
- Zen and the Brain : Toward an Understanding of Meditation and Consciousness.
Published March 9, 1998. 844 pages. The MIT Press.
Winner of the Scientific and Medical Network 1998 Book Prize.
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