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Your Memory will help to expand your memory abilities beyond what you thought possible. Higbee also includes sections on aging and memory and the latest. Your Memory: How It Works and How to Improve It. Front Cover. Kenneth L. Higbee Overall this is a great book to help you grasp how your memory functions. Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more.

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There is a lot of repitition of ideas for the various methods, but that really is somewhat to be expected. It’s biggest asset is on the study of memory and it’s how’s and why’s. Visualize those ninjastar ties, rotating in the air, piercing you from all sides. Nearly all-encompassing study manual on memory. See 1 question about Your Memory…. May 19, Andrew Matthews rated it it was amazing.

Your Memory : How it Works and How to Improve it

Once you’ve mfmory the usable parts, though, you’ll appreciate what leads up to it. Excellent book on memory techniques. A big difference is that Higbee substantiates his assertions with cited studies.

More scientific than technique. Fo Well, I read most of this book and then, well Open Preview See a Problem?


I’ve been losing my bridge games far too often: Higbee reveals how simple techniques, lik Do you want to stop forgetting appointments, birthdays, and other important dates?

This book A book worth reading for any college or high school student. kenmeth

Your Memory: How It Works and How to Improve It

Sep 05, Drew4gr kenneeth it really liked it. So, my friend, what’s your choice? They are memory tools that leverage the power of meaningfulness, organization, visualization, and attention.

Trivia About Your Memory: Each is presented with research and explanation, before he gets into the techniques. Other editions – View msmory Your Memory: I memorized tons of information for tests using the principles in the book. Jan 25, Brian Welsch rated it really liked it.

The five basic techniques he describes are: In other words, mnemonics don’t cure absentmindedness. The premise gour simple: Aug 14, Barnabas rated it it was amazing Shelves: Preview — Your Memory by Kenneth L. I myself find it easier to adopt new techniques if I understand how and why they work.

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Work more efficiently at your job? If you haven’t seen it, do. A book worth reading for any college kenneeth high school student. So yes, the bottom line is this: To those who say mnemonic memory aids are just tricks and not part of higher learning, Higbee offers this quote from a researcher: This is a great book, well worth it. What I mean by that is not only read the text, but also practice it.


Aug 15, Marcel rated it liked it. Note also that you don’t have to memorize the 20 items in order – it’s perfectly OK to first memorize the 19th item, and then the 12th item, and so on: I can see how a couple of further reads and practice would make this a must need book for anyone to improve hjgbee memory.

We used imagery techniques to memorize names of people. I read this book before I read “The Memory Book” by Lorayne and Lucas and found that much of the same material is covered in both, but in entirely different ways. The truth is, familiarity breeds confidence. Reading this book – admittedly over a long period – reminded me of a TED talk I once watched. Lorayne and Lucas do offer something not offerred in Higbee’s book: