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Searching for Specific Brain Myths
Choosing search terms for your specific brain myth/misconception.
You've selected a specific brain myth or misconception to research or "fact check." This is a new search.
Read the title and the description of the misconception/myth carefully.
Isolate the big ideas that capture the myth/misconception itself. What words or phrases will lead you to more information... in scholarly secondary sources, sources created by authoritative authors?
- Collect the nouns from the description - names of people, organizations, things, ideas found in the description of the “brain myth”
- Collect any truly relevant and specific descriptors