19 Responses to We Are What We Remember: Moonwalking with Einstein

  1. Joseph Justiss February 28, 2013 at 10:59 am #

    Fascinating stuff here, Dr. Hamilton. Does Foer discuss right-brained vs. left-brained learning at all in the book?

    • JMH February 28, 2013 at 2:24 pm #

      A little . . . he goes into how the brain works on a number of issues . . . fascinating stuff!

  2. Brian Cox February 28, 2013 at 11:44 am #

    Dr. Hamilton-
    I live in Southern California and I’m taking OT at TMS, it’s an online class. “God’s Glory in Salvation Through Judgment” has been such a blessing, especially when I’m writing my papers! It compliments the class so well that I’m going to suggest to the professor that he add it to the supplementary book list. Thank you for your blogs, they also are an encouragement!

    • JMH February 28, 2013 at 2:24 pm #

      Praise the Lord! Thanks for this encouraging word!

    • George Sleigh March 1, 2013 at 9:40 am #

      I think you meant to say “complements” rather than “compliments”

      • Paul March 1, 2013 at 7:48 pm #

        I think you meant to leave a period (.) at the end of your sentence.

        Sorry, I couldn’t resist. Peace.

  3. Greg Burchfield March 1, 2013 at 4:55 pm #

    Does he point in any direction for how one best goes about memorizing something like poetry or Scripture? His friend Ed seemed to have an idea.

    • JMH March 3, 2013 at 6:54 pm #

      He comments on it, but he also says that memorizing texts is worth doing not because it’s easy but because it’s hard!


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