Encyclopedia of Sleep and Dreams

Deirdre Barrett, Patrick McNamara

Whereas many books have been written as regards to sleep and desires, no different useful resource has offered the depth of empirical proof regarding sleep and dream phenomena nor revealed the most recent scientific breakthroughs within the area.

“Encyclopedia of Sleep and Goals: The Evolution, Perform, Nature, and Mysteries of Slumber” explores the evolution, nature, and features of sleep and desires. The encyclopedia is split into two volumes and is organized alphabetically by entry. Subjects embrace nightmares and their remedy, how sleep and desires change throughout the lifetime, and the brand new area of evolution of sleep and dream. Whereas this guide contains ample materials on the science of sleep and desires, content material is drawn from a broad vary of disciplinary contexts, together with historical past and anthropology.