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  • Brain On Fire: My Month of Madness
    Brain On Fire: My Month of Madness (Paperback) Susannah Cahalan

    Susannah Cahalan was a happy, clever, healthy twenty-four-year old. Then one day she woke up in hospital, with no memory of what had happened or how she had got there. Everything she had taken for granted about her life, and who she was, was wiped out.

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  • The Anatomy of Violence
    The Anatomy of Violence (Paperback) Adrian Raine

    Are some criminals born, not made? What causes violence and how can we treat it? This book introduces readers to new ways of looking at these age-old questions. Drawing on the scientific research, it explains what it reveals about the brains of murderers, psychopaths and serial killers.

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  • The Brain That Changes Itself
    The Brain That Changes Itself (English, Paperback) Norman Doidge

    Introduces us to the stories of the brain science and the discipline of 'neuroplasticity'. This title allows you to meet the stroke victim who unable to feed or dress himself learned to move and talk again, and the maverick scientists over turning centuries of assumptions about the brain and it's capacity for renewal.

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  • The Power of Habit
    The Power of Habit (English, Paperback) Charles Duhigg

    In The Power of Habit, award-winning New York Times business reporter Charles Duhigg takes us to the thrilling edge of scientific discoveries that explain why habits exist and how they can be changed.

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  • Brain Rules (Updated and Expanded)
    Brain Rules (Updated and Expanded) (English, Paperback) John Medina

    "Includes link to 'Brain Rules' film"--Cover.

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  • Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Ramon y Cajal
    Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Ramon y Cajal (English, Hardback) Larry Swanson, Eric Newman

    Art meets science in Ramon y Cajal's remarkable drawings of the brain

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  • The Human Brain Coloring Book
    The Human Brain Coloring Book (English, Paperback) Marion C. Diamond, Arnold B. Scheibel

    The Human Brain Coloring Book provides a means of learning about the structure and function of the human brain, through a process of coloring-by-directions (directed coloring).

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  • The Psychopath Inside
    The Psychopath Inside (English, Paperback) James H. Fallon

    For his first 58 years, James Fallon was by all appearances a normal man. A successful neuroscientist and professor, he'd been raised in a loving family, married his school sweetheart and had three kids and lots of friends. Then he learned a shocking truth that would not only disrupt his personal and professional life, but would lead him to question the very nature of his own identity. While...

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  • Reductionism in Art and Brain Science
    Reductionism in Art and Brain Science (English, Hardback) Eric R. Kandel

    Pre-publication subtitle: From figuration to abstraction of form, line, color, and light.

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  • Neuroplasticity
    Neuroplasticity (English, Paperback) Moheb Costandi

    Fifty years ago, neuroscientists thought that a mature brain was fixed like a fly in amber, unable to change. Today, we know that our brains and nervous systems change throughout our lifetimes. This concept of neuroplasticity has captured the imagination of a public eager for self-improvement -- and has inspired countless Internet entrepreneurs who peddle dubious "brain training" games and apps....

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  • The Pocket Guide to the Polyvagal Theory
    The Pocket Guide to the Polyvagal Theory (English, Paperback) Stephen W. Porges

    Bridging the gap between research, science and the therapy room.

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  • Cognitive Neuroscience: A Very Short Introduction
    Cognitive Neuroscience: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Richard Passingham

    This Very Short Introduction describes the new field of cognitive neuroscience - the study of what happens in the brain when we perceive, think, reason, remember, and act. Focusing on the human brain, Passingham looks at the most recent research in the field, the modern brain imaging technologies, and what the images can and can't tell us.

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  • Descartes' Error
    Descartes' Error (English, Paperback) Antonio Damasio

    In the centuries since Descartes famously proclaimed, 'I think, therefore I am,' science has often overlooked emotions as the source of a person's true being.

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  • The Feeling Of What Happens
    The Feeling Of What Happens (Paperback) Antonio Damasio

    One of the world's leading experts on the neurophysiology of emotions, Professor Antonio Damasio shows how our consciousness, our sense of being, arose out of the development of emotion. At its core, human consciousness is consciousness of the feeling, experiencing self, the 'very thought of' oneself.

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  • The Private Life of the Brain
    The Private Life of the Brain (Paperback) Susan Greenfield

    As our minds develop we create a personalized inner world based on our experiences. But during periods of intense emotion, such as anger, fear or euphoria, we can literally lose our mind, returning to the mental state we experienced as infants. This book intends to answer how our unique sense of self is created.

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  • Moonwalking with Einstein
    Moonwalking with Einstein (English, Paperback) Joshua Foer

    Citing costly memory-related inconveniences suffered by average individuals, a science journalist chronicles his own struggles with chronic forgetfulness and his life-changing year in memory training, in a guide that shares historical lore and ancient memory techniques. Reprint. 250,000 first printing.

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  • Brain Rules for Aging Well
    Brain Rules for Aging Well (English, Hardback) John Medina

    How come I can never find my keys? Why don't I sleep as well? Why do my friends keep repeating the same stories? What can I do to keep my brain sharp? Scientists know. Your Aging Brain, by developmental molecular biologist Dr. John Medina, gives you the facts -- and the prescription to age well -- in his engaging signature style.With so many discov

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  • Surfing Uncertainty
    Surfing Uncertainty (English, Hardback) Andy Clark

    Exciting new theories in neuroscience, psychology, and artificial intelligence are revealing minds like ours as predictive minds, forever trying to guess the incoming streams of sensory stimulation before they arrive.

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  • The Invisible Classroom
    The Invisible Classroom (English, Paperback) Kirke Olson

    Improving student learning with the tools of neuroscience and mindfulness.

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  • Quantum Theory and Free Will
    Quantum Theory and Free Will (English, Hardback) Henry P. Stapp

    This book explains, in simple but accurate terms, how orthodox quantum mechanics works. Stapp claims that mainstream biology and neuroscience, despite nearly a century of quantum physics, still stick essentially to failed classical precepts in which mental intentions have no effect upon our bodily actions.

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