Cover of: The mommy brain | Katherine Ellison

The mommy brain

how motherhood makes us smarter

Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Smarter than we think
Honey, the kids shrunk my brain!
The nearly uncharted wilderness of mothers' brains
Perception : the expanding realm of a mother's senses
Efficiency : how necessity is the mother of multitasking
Resiliency : reducing stress, enhancing smarts
Motivation : how mothers summon courage & ambition
Emotional intelligence : how motherhood teaches social smarts
Mr. Moms & other altruists : paybacks to proxies
Better than business school : mothers' added value at work
Smarter than ever : why motherhood today takes a lot of brains
Re-engineering the mommy track : ideas from some brainy travelers
Political drive : the magic of motivated mothers
Neuroscientists know best : 10 tips to make the most of your mommy brain.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
306.874/3
Library of Congress
HQ759 .E463 2005

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3299035M
Internet Archive
mommybrainhowmot00elli_0
ISBN 10
0465019056
LC Control Number
2004026506
Library Thing
54309
Goodreads
3387231
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