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The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales is a book written by a neurologist, Oliver Sacks. The book was published in 1985 and is quite an interesting one since it talks about some of the patients Sacks had over the years and their cases. The title of the book is also from one of his patient who had a case of visual agnosia. An opera was made on the book by Michael Nyman which premiered the year following the publishing of the book.

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The boos twenty-four chapters that are under four major topics. The first two deal with the lack of something or excess of something in the brain. They are termed as losses or excesses. The next two parts deal with the perceptions of the mind, such as some abnormal abilities that may be found in handicapped people or some visual or audible perceptions that are found in people. He has written essays on his patients’ conditions and then explained what happens in the condition.

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  • The author mentions different brain issues and the cases that came to him in form of his patients.
  • For example, he talks about a patient whose brain cannot form memories and he is thus, unable to remember his time in the war or even the things he did a while ago.

Table of Contents:

Preface

PART ONE: LOSSES

Introduction

1 The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat

2 The Lost Mariner

3 The Disembodied Lady

4 The Man Who Fell out of Bed

5 Hands

6 Phantoms

7 On the Level

8 Eyes Right!

9 The President’s Speech

PART TWO: EXCESSES

Introduction

10 Witty Ticcy Ray

11 Cupid’s Disease

12 A Matter of Identity

13 Yes, Father-Sister

14 The Possesses

PART THREE: TRANSPORTS

Introduction

15 Reminiscence

16 Incontinent Nostalgia

17 A Passage

18 The Dog Beneath the Skin

19 Murder

20 The Visions of Hildegard

PART FOUR: THE WORLD OF THE SIMPLE

Introduction

21 Rebecca

22 A Walking Grove

23 The Twins

24 The Autist Artist

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