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Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger's
Look Me in the Eye
My Life with Asperger's
Hardcover      ISBN: 0307395987
In an entertaining and inspirational memoir of living with Asperger's Syndrome, the author describes life growing up different in an unusual family, his unusual talents, his struggle to live a "normal" life, his diagnosis at the age of forty with Asperger's, and the dramatic changes that have occurred since that diagnosis. 250,000 first printing.
Serious Creativity: Using the Power of Lateral Thinking to Create New Ideas
Serious Creativity
Using the Power of Lateral Thinking to Create New Ideas
Paperback      ISBN: 0887306357
The inventor of the process of lateral thinking offers a guide to enhancing creativity
In the Shadow of Memory
In the Shadow of Memory
Hardcover      ISBN: 0803242972
The author, who suffers from static dementia, recalls his life with humor and subtlety, revealing how he has had to surrender the desire for mastery in favor of achieving harmony instead. (Biography)
In Search of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind
In Search of Memory
The Emergence of a New Science of Mind
Paperback      ISBN: 0393329372
“A stunning book.
A Mind at a Time: America's Top Learning Expert Shows How Every Child Can Succeed
A Mind at a Time
America's Top Learning Expert Shows How Every Child Can Succeed
Paperback      ISBN: 0743202236
A professor of pediatrics reveals the many modes of learning and arms parents and teachers with the knowledge they need to help children prosper in a school environment.
A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future
A Whole New Mind
Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future
Paperback      ISBN: 1594481717
Uses the two sides of the human brain as a metaphor for understanding how the information age came about throughout the course of the past generation, counseling readers on how to survive and find a place in a society that is marked by rising affluence, job outsourcing, and computer technology at the expense of inventiveness, empathy, and meaning. Reprint.
The Female Brain
The Female Brain
Paperback      ISBN: 0767920104
The founder of the first clinic in the country to study and treat women's brain functions provides a truly comprehensive look at the way women's minds work, combining two decades of research, real-life stories, and all of the latest information from the scientific community at large. Reprint. 75,000 first printing.
Frankenstein's Castle
Frankenstein's Castle
Paperback      ISBN: 0906798124
The Geography of Thought: How Asians and Westerners Think Differently...and Why
The Geography of Thought
How Asians and Westerners Think Differently...and Why
Paperback      ISBN: 0743255356
An award-winning professor of psychology examines the divergent ways in which eastern and western cultures view the world, offering suggestions about how today's interdependent global cultures may be bridged. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.
The Emotional Brain: The Mysterious Underpinnings of Emotional Life
The Emotional Brain
The Mysterious Underpinnings of Emotional Life
Paperback      ISBN: 0684836599
Examines emotions and psychological disorders from a biological perspective, analyzing what emotions are, how they operate in the brain, and how they influence everyday lives