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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
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.
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
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.
Seeing Voices: A Journey into the World of the Deaf
Seeing Voices
A Journey into the World of the Deaf
Paperback      ISBN: 0060973471
A renowned neurologist investigates the world of the deaf, examining their past and present treatment at the hands of society, and assesses the value and significance of sign language
Stigma: Notes on the Management of a Spoiled Identity
Stigma
Notes on the Management of a Spoiled Identity
Paperback      ISBN: 0671622447
Analyzes the feelings of the physically deformed and other social outcasts toward themselves and others
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.
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.
Medici Effect: What You Can Learn from Elephants and Epidemics
Medici Effect
What You Can Learn from Elephants and Epidemics
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 1422102823
With an international background and MBA from Harvard, a business consultant draws inspiration from Renaissance Italy's surge of creativity for his "Medici effect." Johansson contends that innovation is fueled by the intersection of disparate fields and cultures, and that intersectional ideas are accelerating due to increasing human migration, convergence of science and computer power. He offers example of Medici-type innovators, and tips for dealing with risk and generating new ideas. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Intelligence Reframed: Multiple Intelligences for the 21st Century
Intelligence Reframed
Multiple Intelligences for the 21st Century
Hardcover      ISBN: 0465026109
The Harvard psychologist continues his work on multiple intelligences, offering new theories on the origins of creativity, leadership, and moral thought