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Mindwise
Mindwise
Written by Nicholas Epley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307595911
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Mindwise
How We Understand What Others Think, Believe, Feel, and Want
Written by Nicholas Epley


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $26.95

You are a mind reader, born with an extraordinary ability to understand what others think, feel, believe, want, and know. It’s a sixth sense you use every day, in every personal and professional relationship you have. At its best, this ability allows you to achieve the most important goal in almost...

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Mindwise
Mindwise
Written by Nicholas Epley
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385351676
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How We Understand What Others Think, Believe, Feel, and Want
Written by Nicholas Epley


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $13.99

You are a mind reader, born with an extraordinary ability to understand what others think, feel, believe, want, and know. It’s a sixth sense you use every day, in every personal and professional relationship you have. At its best, this ability allows you to achieve the most important goal in almost...

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Pensar Rapido, Pensar Despacio
Pensar Rapido, Pensar Despacio
Written by Daniel Kahneman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9788490322505
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Pensar Rapido, Pensar Despacio

Written by Daniel Kahneman


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $14.00

Daniel Kahneman, uno de los pensadores más importantes del mundo, recibió el premio Nobel de Economía por su trabajo pionero en psicología sobre el modelo racional de la toma de decisiones. Sus ideas han tenido un profundo impacto en campos tan diversos como la economía, la medicina o la política, pero... Read more >
Mood
Mood
Written by Patrick M. Burke
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616148331
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Mood
The Key to Understanding Ourselves and Others
Written by Patrick M. Burke


Format: Trade Paperback, 275 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $18.95

A reader-friendly yet in-depth overview of the latest research on mood as the way we are tuned to the world.
 

     This book examines the central role that mood plays in determining our outlook on life and our ability to cope with its challenges. The central theme is that mood determines how we... Read more >
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Mood
The Key to Understanding Ourselves and Others
Written by Patrick M. Burke


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $11.99

A reader-friendly yet in-depth overview of the latest research on mood as the way we are tuned to the world.
 

     This book examines the central role that mood plays in determining our outlook on life and our ability to cope with its challenges. The central theme is that mood determines how we... Read more >
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Maximum Brainpower
Maximum Brainpower
Written by Shlomo Breznitz and Collins Hemingway
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345526151
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Maximum Brainpower
Challenging the Brain for Health and Wisdom
Written by Shlomo Breznitz and Collins Hemingway


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $16.00

“A wonderfully helpful book . . . After reading it, you will understand what you must do for your brain, and why you must do it.”—Norman Doidge, M.D., New York Timesbestselling author of The Brain That Changes Itself
 
Did you know that experts are often less mentally agile than jacks-of-all-trades? That crossword puzzles and... Read more >
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The Making of the Mind
The Making of the Mind
Written by Ronald T. Kellogg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616147334
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The Making of the Mind
The Neuroscience of Human Nature
Written by Ronald T. Kellogg


Format: Trade Paperback, 340 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $20.00

Using the findings of recent neuroscience, a psychologist reveals what sets humans apart from all other species, offering a fascinating exploration of our marvelous and sometimes frightening cognitive abilities and potentials.

According to human genome research, there is a remarkable degree of overlap in the DNA of humans and chimpanzees. So... Read more >
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The Making of the Mind
The Neuroscience of Human Nature
Written by Ronald T. Kellogg


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $12.99

Using the findings of recent neuroscience, a psychologist reveals what sets humans apart from all other species, offering a fascinating exploration of our marvelous and sometimes frightening cognitive abilities and potentials. According to human genome research, there is a remarkable degree of overlap in the DNA of humans and chimpanzees. So... Read more >
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The Science of Consequences
How They Affect Genes, Change the Brain, and Impact Our World
Written by Susan M. Schneider
Illustrated by René C. Reyes


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 11, 2012
Price: $12.99

Featuring illustrative human, pet, and wild-animal anecdotes, this book is a unique and fascinating introduction to a science that is truly epic in scope. Children quickly learn that actions have consequences. This elementary lesson is repeated again and again throughout adulthood as we adjust our behaviors according to the reactions they... Read more >
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The Science of Consequences
The Science of Consequences
Written by Susan M. Schneider, Illustrated by René C. Reyes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616146627
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The Science of Consequences
How They Affect Genes, Change the Brain, and Impact Our World
Written by Susan M. Schneider
Illustrated by René C. Reyes


Format: Trade Paperback, 383 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $21.00

Featuring illustrative human, pet, and wild-animal anecdotes, this book is a unique and fascinating introduction to a science that is truly epic in scope. Children quickly learn that actions have consequences. This elementary lesson is repeated again and again throughout adulthood as we adjust our behaviors according to the reactions they... Read more >
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Radical Distortion
How Emotions Warp What We Hear
Written by John W. Reich


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 16, 2012
Price: $11.99

An insightful discussion of the social-science research on the decision-making processes to help us overcome the biases that divide us. Our social unity is under attack from extremists on opposite sides of the political spectrum. Often the loudest and most influential public voices today are also the most divisive. Amid the... Read more >
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Radical Distortion
Radical Distortion
Written by John W. Reich
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616146580
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Radical Distortion
How Emotions Warp What We Hear
Written by John W. Reich


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $19.00

Our social unity is under attack from extremists on opposite sides of the political spectrum. Often the loudest and most influential public voices today are also the most divisive. Amid the din of conflicting claims, accusations, and counteraccusations, voices of moderation can no longer be heard. Radical speech is creating hazards... Read more >
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Shadow Man
Shadow Man
Written by Jeffrey Fleishman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781586421984
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Shadow Man
A Novel
Written by Jeffrey Fleishman


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

Foreign correspondent James Ryan was there whenever the world changed: in the Middle East, in the Balkans, in the former Soviet bloc. But now he can't remember these events; he can't recall anything long-term, except the summer of his fifteenth year following his mother's death. It was the summer his father...

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Shadow Man
A Novel
Written by Jeffrey Fleishman


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

Foreign correspondent James Ryan was there whenever the world changed: in the Middle East, in the Balkans, in the former Soviet bloc. But now he can't remember these events; he can't recall anything long-term, except the summer of his fifteenth year following his mother's death. It was the summer his father...

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Maximum Brainpower
Maximum Brainpower
Written by Shlomo Breznitz and Collins Hemingway
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345526168
Our Price: $11.99
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Maximum Brainpower
Challenging the Brain for Health and Wisdom
Written by Shlomo Breznitz and Collins Hemingway


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2012
Price: $11.99

“A wonderfully helpful book . . . After reading it, you will understand what you must do for your brain, and why you must do it.”—Norman Doidge, M.D., New York Timesbestselling author of The Brain That Changes Itself
 
Did you know that experts are often less mentally agile than jacks-of-all-trades? That crossword puzzles and... Read more >
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Incognito
Incognito
Written by David Eagleman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307389923
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Incognito
The Secret Lives of the Brain
Written by David Eagleman


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $15.95

If the conscious mind--the part you consider to be you--is just the tip of the iceberg, what is the rest doing?
 
In this sparkling and provocative book, renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman navigates the depths of the subconscious brain to illuminate its surprising mysteries. Why can your foot move halfway to the...

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The Most Human Human
The Most Human Human
Written by Brian Christian
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476708
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The Most Human Human
What Artificial Intelligence Teaches Us About Being Alive
Written by Brian Christian


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $15.00

Each year, the AI community convenes to administer the famous (and famously controversial) Turing test, pitting sophisticated software programs against humans to determine if a computer can “think.” The machine that most often fools the judges wins the Most Human Computer Award. But there is also a prize, strange and intriguing...

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What Makes Your Brain Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite
What Makes Your Brain Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite
Written by David Disalvo, Foreword by Wray Herbert
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616144838
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What Makes Your Brain Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite

Written by David Disalvo
Foreword by Wray Herbert


Format: Trade Paperback, 309 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $19.00

Why do we routinely choose options that don’t meet our short-term needs and undermine our long-term goals? Why do we willingly expose ourselves to temptations that undercut our hard-fought progress to overcome addictions? Why are we prone to assigning meaning to statistically common coincidences? Why do we insist we’re right even... Read more >
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What Makes Your Brain Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite

Written by David Disalvo
Foreword by Wray Herbert


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $11.99

Why do we routinely choose options that don’t meet our short-term needs and undermine our long-term goals? Why do we willingly expose ourselves to temptations that undercut our hard-fought progress to overcome addictions? Why are we prone to assigning meaning to statistically common coincidences? Why do we insist we’re right even... Read more >
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Future Babble
Future Babble
Written by Dan Gardner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771035135
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Future Babble
Why Expert Predictions Fail - and Why We Believe Them Anyway
Written by Dan Gardner


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2011
Price: $21.00

In 2008, as the price of oil surged above $140 a barrel, experts said it would soon hit $200; a few months later it plunged to $30. In 1967, they said the USSR would have one of the fastest-growing economies in the year 2000; in 2000, the USSR did not exist. In 1911, it... Read more >
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The Confidence Gap
The Confidence Gap
Written by Russ Harris, Foreword by Steven Hayes, PhD
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590309230
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The Confidence Gap
A Guide to Overcoming Fear and Self-Doubt
Written by Russ Harris
Foreword by Steven Hayes, PhD


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $15.95

Too many of us miss out on opportunities in life because we lack self-confidence. Whether it's public speaking, taking on a leadership role, or asking someone for a date, there are situations in which we just don't feel equipped to handle the challenges we face.

Russ Harris offers a surprising solution... Read more >
On Second Thought
On Second Thought
Written by Wray Herbert
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307461643
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On Second Thought
Outsmarting Your Mind's Hard-Wired Habits
Written by Wray Herbert


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $15.00

Our lives are composed of millions of choices, ranging from trivial to life-changing and momentous. Luckily, our brains have evolved a number of mental shortcuts, biases, and tricks that allow us to quickly negotiate this endless array of decisions. We don’t want to rationally deliberate every choice we make, and thanks... Read more >
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The Optimism Bias
The Optimism Bias
Written by Tali Sharot, Read by Susan Denaker
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307917782
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The Optimism Bias
A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain
Written by Tali Sharot
Read by Susan Denaker


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: June 14, 2011
Price: $20.00

From one of the most innovative neuroscientists at work today, an investigation into the bias toward optimism that exists on a neural level in our brains and plays a major part in determining how we live our lives.
 
Psychologists have long been aware that most people maintain an often irrationally positive...

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Incognito
Incognito
Written by David Eagleman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307377333
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Incognito
The Secret Lives of the Brain
Written by David Eagleman


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: May 31, 2011
Price: $26.95

If the conscious mind—the part you consider to be you—is just the tip of the iceberg, what is the rest doing?
 
In this sparkling and provocative new book, the renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman navigates the depths of the subconscious brain to illuminate surprising mysteries: Why can your foot move halfway to...

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Incognito
Incognito
Written by David Eagleman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307379788
Our Price: $11.99
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Incognito
The Secret Lives of the Brain
Written by David Eagleman


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: May 31, 2011
Price: $11.99

If the conscious mind—the part you consider to be you—is just the tip of the iceberg, what is the rest doing?
 
In this sparkling and provocative new book, the renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman navigates the depths of the subconscious brain to illuminate surprising mysteries: Why can your foot move halfway to...

Read more >
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