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The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature
The Blank Slate
The Modern Denial of Human Nature
Paperback      ISBN: 0142003344
In a provocative study of the nature versus nurture debate, one of the world's foremost experts on language and the mind brilliantly explores the modern self-denial of our basic human natures. Reprint.
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
Creativity: Flow and the Psychology of Discovery and Invention
Creativity
Flow and the Psychology of Discovery and Invention
Paperback      ISBN: 0060928204
Explains the creative process and shows how creativity can enrich lives
The Essential Difference: Male and Female Brains and the Truth About Autism
The Essential Difference
Male and Female Brains and the Truth About Autism
Paperback      ISBN: 046500556x
Draws on the author's experience in clinical practice to identify a basic, biological difference in male and female psychology, and presents evidence on gender-based brain types.
The Ethical Brain: The Science of Our Moral Dilemmas
The Ethical Brain
The Science of Our Moral Dilemmas
Paperback      ISBN: 0060884738
The author of Mind Matters presents an examination of the new challenges posed by the intersection of science and ethics, as each new discovery about the human brain's mysteries ignites new forums of fierce debate. Reprint.
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.
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.
Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligences
Frames of Mind
The Theory of Multiple Intelligences
Paperback      ISBN: 0465025102
Aruges that all human beings are born with a multiplicity of intelligences which can, and should, be developed by society to achieve great individual accomplishment and to fulfill greater social goals
Hand: How Its Use Shapes the Brain, Language, and Human Culture
Hand
How Its Use Shapes the Brain, Language, and Human Culture
Paperback      ISBN: 0679740473
Drawing from anthropology, physiology, and neurology, and using the examples of jugglers, surgeons, musicians, and puppetmakers, the author explores the role of the hand in how humans learn and form their identities. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.
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.