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Stairway to the Mind: The Controversial New Science of Consciousness
Stairway to the Mind
The Controversial New Science of Consciousness
Hardcover      ISBN: 0387943811
Stairway to the Mind explores one of the most exciting and controversial areas of modern science: consciousness and the nature of the mind. The book proposes that consciousness emerges from hierarchical layers of mental reality, in the same way that life emerges from layers of biological reality. The book is aimed at general readers with an interest in the mind and neuroscience, as well as a wide range of scientists whose work is related to the rapidly-growing field of neuroscience and consciousness research.
Animals In Translation: Using The Mysteries Of Autism To Decode Animal Behavior
Animals In Translation
Using The Mysteries Of Autism To Decode Animal Behavior
Paperback      ISBN: 0156031442
An animal scientist draws on her experience as an autistic to identify commonalities between animals and autistics, offering insight into how animals process sensory information and how they often possess unrecognized talents.
Kinds of Minds: Towards an Understanding of Consciousness
Kinds of Minds
Towards an Understanding of Consciousness
Paperback      ISBN: 0465073514
Using the disciplines of philosophy, artificial intelligence, and neurobiology, the author discusses theories about how our minds and animals' minds work while developing his own evolutionary perspective on how our minds operate
Mozart's Brain and the Fighter Pilot: Unleashing Your Brain's Potential
Mozart's Brain and the Fighter Pilot
Unleashing Your Brain's Potential
Paperback      ISBN: 0609810057
Integrating the latest research into brain science and psychology, the noted neurologist introduces a practical program for enhancing one's cognitive abilities, organizing thoughts and ideas, strengthening sensory capacities, and developing emotional memory. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.
Cognitive Therapy and the Emotional Disorders
Cognitive Therapy and the Emotional Disorders
Paperback      ISBN: 0452009286
Beck, one of the founders of cognitive therapy, provides a comprehensive guide to its theory and practice.
Entangled Minds: Extrasensory Experiences in a Quantum Reality
Entangled Minds
Extrasensory Experiences in a Quantum Reality
Paperback      ISBN: 1416516778
A scientific exploration of the causes of psychic phenomena describes the beliefs of Albert Einstein and top researchers to explain how human minds are interconnected much in the same way that objects in the universe are connected through space and time. By the author of The Conscious Universe. Original. 20,000 first printing.
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)
Thinking in Pictures: And Other Reports from My LIfe with Autism
Thinking in Pictures
And Other Reports from My LIfe with Autism
Paperback      ISBN: 0307275655
Celebrated for her unique empathy with animals, the animal scientist describes how she and other victims of autism perceive the world, and relates the ways in which she has been able to adapt and have a successful career. Reissue. 15,000 first printing.
Mandala Symbolism.
Mandala Symbolism.
Paperback      ISBN: 0691017816
Analyzes the psychoanalytic significance of mandala paintings and symbolism
The Naked Neuron: Evolution and the Languages of the Body and Brain
The Naked Neuron
Evolution and the Languages of the Body and Brain
Hardcover      ISBN: 0306445107
Discusses the evolution of thought, the brain's role in the communication process, and the neural networks involved in language, gesture, music, and feeling