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Trying Not to Try
Trying Not to Try
Written by Edward Slingerland
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770437619
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Trying Not to Try
The Art and Science of Spontaneity
Written by Edward Slingerland


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $26.00

A deeply original exploration of the power of spontaneity—an ancient Chinese ideal that cognitive scientists are only now beginning to understand—and why it is so essential to our well-being
 
Why is it always hard to fall asleep the night before an important meeting? Or be charming and relaxed on a... Read more >
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Trying Not to Try
Trying Not to Try
Written by Edward Slingerland
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ISBN: 9780770437626
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Trying Not to Try
The Art and Science of Spontaneity
Written by Edward Slingerland


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $12.99

A deeply original exploration of the power of spontaneity—an ancient Chinese ideal that cognitive scientists are only now beginning to understand—and why it is so essential to our well-being
 
Why is it always hard to fall asleep the night before an important meeting? Or be charming and relaxed on a... Read more >
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Trying Not to Try
Trying Not to Try
Written by Edward Slingerland, Read by Marc Cashman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804193351
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Trying Not to Try
The Art and Science of Spontaneity
Written by Edward Slingerland
Read by Marc Cashman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $17.50

A deeply original exploration of the power of spontaneity—an ancient Chinese ideal that cognitive scientists are only now beginning to understand—and why it is so essential to our well-being
 
Why is it always hard to fall asleep the night before an important meeting? Or be charming and relaxed on a first date?... Read more >
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We Are Our Brains
We Are Our Brains
Written by D. F. Swaab, Translated by Jane Hedley-Prole
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812992960
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We Are Our Brains
A Neurobiography of the Brain, from the Womb to Alzheimer's
Written by D. F. Swaab
Translated by Jane Hedley-Prole


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $28.00

A vivid account of what makes us human.
 
Based groundbreaking new research, We Are Our Brains is a sweeping biography of the human brain, from infancy to adulthood to old age. Renowned neuroscientist D. F. Swaab takes us on a guided tour of the intricate inner workings that determine our... Read more >
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We Are Our Brains
We Are Our Brains
Written by D. F. Swaab, Translated by Jane Hedley-Prole
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679644378
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We Are Our Brains
A Neurobiography of the Brain, from the Womb to Alzheimer's
Written by D. F. Swaab
Translated by Jane Hedley-Prole


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $14.99

A vivid account of what makes us human.
 
Based groundbreaking new research, We Are Our Brains is a sweeping biography of the human brain, from infancy to adulthood to old age. Renowned neuroscientist D. F. Swaab takes us on a guided tour of the intricate inner workings that determine our... Read more >
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Out of Character
Out of Character
Written by David DeSteno and Piercarlo Valdesolo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307717764
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Out of Character
Surprising Truths About the Liar, Cheat, Sinner (and Saint) Lurking in All of Us
Written by David DeSteno and Piercarlo Valdesolo


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $14.00

Have you ever wondered why a trumpeter of family values would suddenly turn around and cheat on his wife? Why jealousy would send an otherwise level-headed person into a violent rage? What could drive a person to blow a family fortune at the blackjack tables?
 
Or have you ever pondered what might...

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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

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 produce in the social and natural environment. Now, an internationally recognized biopsychologist, tells the story of how something so deceptively simple can help make... Read more >
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Phi
Phi
Written by Giulio Tononi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307907219
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Phi
A Voyage from the Brain to the Soul
Written by Giulio Tononi


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $30.00

This title is printed in full color throughout.

From one of the most original and influential neuroscientists at work today, here is an exploration of consciousness unlike any other—as told by Galileo, who opened the way for the objectivity of science and is now intent on making subjective experience a part of...

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Phi
Phi
Written by Giulio Tononi
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907226
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Phi
A Voyage from the Brain to the Soul
Written by Giulio Tononi


Format: eBook, 380 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $13.99

This title is printed in full color throughout.

From one of the most original and influential neuroscientists at work today, here is an exploration of consciousness unlike any other—as told by Galileo, who opened the way for the objectivity of science and is now intent on making subjective experience a part of...

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Wired for Story
Wired for Story
Written by Lisa Cron
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781607742456
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Wired for Story
The Writer's Guide to Using Brain Science to Hook Readers from the Very First Sentence
Written by Lisa Cron


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $14.99

This guide reveals how writers can utilize cognitive storytelling strategies to craft stories that ignite readers’ brains and captivate them through each plot element.

  Imagine knowing what the brain craves from every tale it encounters, what fuels the success of any great story, and what keeps readers transfixed. Wired for Story reveals... Read more >
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Wired for Story
Wired for Story
Written by Lisa Cron
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607742463
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Wired for Story
The Writer's Guide to Using Brain Science to Hook Readers from the Very First Sentence
Written by Lisa Cron


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $11.99

This guide reveals how writers can utilize cognitive storytelling strategies to craft stories that ignite readers’ brains and captivate them through each plot element.

  Imagine knowing what the brain craves from every tale it encounters, what fuels the success of any great story, and what keeps readers transfixed. Wired for Story reveals these... Read more >
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Out of Character
Out of Character
Written by David DeSteno and Piercarlo Valdesolo
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307717771
Our Price: $9.99
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Out of Character
Surprising Truths About the Liar, Cheat, Sinner (and Saint) Lurking in All of Us
Written by David DeSteno and Piercarlo Valdesolo


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $9.99

Have you ever wondered why a trumpeter of family values would suddenly turn around and cheat on his wife? Why jealousy would send an otherwise level-headed person into a violent rage? What could drive a person to blow a family fortune at the blackjack tables?
 
Or have you ever pondered what might...

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Beyond Boundaries
Beyond Boundaries
Written by Miguel Nicolelis, Read by Patrick Egan
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307932457
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Beyond Boundaries
The New Neuroscience of Connecting Brains with Machines---and How It Will Change Our Lives
Written by Miguel Nicolelis
Read by Patrick Egan


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 15, 2011
Price: $22.50

A pioneering neuroscientist shows how the long-sought merger of brains with machines is about to become a paradigm-shifting reality.

Imagine living in a world where people use their computers, drive their cars, and communicate with one another simply by thinking. In this stunning and inspiring work, Duke University neuroscientist Miguel Nicolelis shares... Read more >
Embracing Mind
Embracing Mind
Written by Alan B. Wallace and Brian Hodel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306833
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Embracing Mind
The Common Ground of Science and Spirituality
Written by Alan B. Wallace and Brian Hodel


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2008
Price: $19.95

<p align="left" class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: left; line-height: 150%;">What is Mind? For this ancient question we are still seeking answers. B. Alan Wallace and Brian Hodel propose a science of the mind based on the contemplative wisdom of Buddhism, Hinduism, Taoism, Christianity, and Islam.
<p align="left" class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: left; line-height: 150%;">The authors begin... Read more >
Why God Won't Go Away
Why God Won't Go Away
Written by Andrew Newberg, M.D. and Eugene G. D'Aquili
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307493156
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Why God Won't Go Away
Brain Science and the Biology of Belief
Written by Andrew Newberg, M.D. and Eugene G. D'Aquili


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $13.99

Why have we humans always longed to connect with something larger than ourselves? Why does consciousness inevitably involve us in a spiritual quest? Why, in short, won't God go away? Theologians, philosophers, and psychologists have debated this question through the ages, arriving at a range of contradictory and ultimately unprovable answers... Read more >
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The Compassionate Brain
The Compassionate Brain
Written by Gerald Hüther
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590303306
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The Compassionate Brain
A Revolutionary Guide to Developing Your Intelligence to Its Full Potential
Written by Gerald Hüther


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 13, 2006
Price: $18.95

Here is the ultimate explanation of the brain for everyone who thinks: a guide to how the brain works, how our brains came to operate the way they do, and, most important, how to use your precious gray matter to its full capacity.

The brain, according to current research, is not... Read more >
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