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  • Inventing Ourselves

  • By: Sarah-Jayne Blakemore
  • Narrated by: Sarah Borges
  • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 8
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8

Professor Sarah-Jayne Blakemore, one of the world's leading researchers into adolescent neurology, explains precisely what is going on in the complex and fascinating brains of teenagers - namely that the brain goes on developing and changing right through adolescence - with profound implications for the adults these young people will become. 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Some annoying mispronounced words

  • By Anonymous User on 22-02-19

Some annoying mispronounced words

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
3 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 22-02-19

Phenomenal book that introduces a complex and relevant scientific field in clear prose. Detracted somewhat by the reader, who mispronounces common neuroscience terms such as ‘cortical’