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Blink: The Power Of Thinking Without Thinking
Blink
The Power Of Thinking Without Thinking
Hardcover      ISBN: 0316172324
Draws on a range of case studies to explore the process by which people make decisions, explaining how the difference between good and bad decision making is directly related to the details on which people focus, and counseling readers on how to become better decision makers in every aspect of life. 200,000 first printing.
Emotional Intelligence
Emotional Intelligence
Hardcover      ISBN: 055309503x
Based on the most recent studies in psychology and neuroscience, a report on the rational and emotional properties of the human mind explains how they shape everything from personal success to physical well-being
A Mind at a Time
A Mind at a Time
Hardcover      ISBN: 0743202228
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.
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.
Mind Wide Open: Your Brain And The Neuroscience Of Everyday Life
Mind Wide Open
Your Brain And The Neuroscience Of Everyday Life
Paperback      ISBN: 0743241665
A tour of today's cutting-edge brain research challenges readers to reevaluate the essence of human personality and fate, explaining how the brain predicts and processes events, describing breakthroughs in biofeedback technology, citing the sources of creativity and ideas, and offering insight into brain neurochemistry. Reprint. 60,000 first printing.
Art Is a Way of Knowing
Art Is a Way of Knowing
Paperback      ISBN: 1570620784
Making art—giving form to the images that arise in our mind's eye, our dreams, and our everyday lives—is a form of spiritual practice through which knowledge of ourselves can ripen into wisdom. This book offers encouragement for everyone to explore art making in this spirit of self-discovery—plus practical instructions on material, methods, and activities such as ways to: Discover a personal myth or story Recognize patterns and themes in one's life Identify and release painful memories Combine journaling and image making Practice the ancient skill of active imagination Connect with others through sharing one's art works Interwoven with this guidance is the intimate story of the author's own journey as a student, art therapist, teacher, wife, mother, and artist—and, most of all, as a woman who discovered a profound and healing connection with her soul through making art.
The Genius Within: Discovering the Intelligence of Every Living Thing
The Genius Within
Discovering the Intelligence of Every Living Thing
1st Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 0151005516
Argues that intelligence--an ability to react, change behavior, and survive--exists in all forms of life, including bacteria, insects, and animals, and presents evidence about the intelligence of the smallest living things. 25,000 first printing.
Stumbling on Happiness
Stumbling on Happiness
Paperback      ISBN: 1400077427
A smart, witty, accessible, and laugh-out-loud funny reflection on human nature brilliantly describes all that science has to tell us about the uniquely human ability to envision the future, and how likely we are to enjoy it when we get there. Reprint.
7 Kinds of Smart: Identifying and Developing Your Multiple Intelligences
7 Kinds of Smart
Identifying and Developing Your Multiple Intelligences
Paperback      ISBN: 0452281377
Describes different kinds of intelligence, including linguistic, musical, kinesthetic, logical, interpersonal, and intrapersonal, and offers advice on making the most of one's potential
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.