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Neuropsychology

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  • Smarter Tomorrow

    How 15 Minutes of Neurohacking a Day Can Help You Work Better, Think Faster, and Get More Done

    What if you could upgrade your brain in 15 minutes a day? Let Elizabeth Ricker, an MIT and Harvard-trained brain researcher turned Silicon Valley technologist, show you how.Join Ricker on a wild and edifying romp through the cutting-edge world of neuroscience and biohacking. You'll encounter Olympic athletes, a game show contestant, a memory marvel, a famous CEO, and scientists galore.From Ricker ... Read more

    $14.99 USD

  • Hurts So Good

    The Science and Culture of Pain on Purpose

    by Leigh Cowart ...
    An exploration of why people all over the world love to engage in pain on purpose--from dominatrices, religious ascetics, and ultramarathoners to ballerinas, icy ocean bathers, and sideshow performersMasochism is sexy, human, reviled, worshipped, and can be delightfully bizarre. Deliberate and consensual pain has been with us for millennia, encompassing everyone from Black Plague flagellants to ... Read more

    $17.99 USD

  • On Being Human

    Why Mind Matters

    by Jerome Kagan ...
    In this thought-provoking book, psychologist Jerome Kagan urges readers to sally forth from their usual comfort zones. He ponders a series of important nodes of debate while challenging us to examine what we know and why we know it. Most critically he presents an elegant argument for functions of mind that cannot be replaced with sentences about brains while acknowledging that mind emerges from ... Read more

    $28.69 USD

  • Neurodevelopmental Disorders: A Definitive Guide for Educators

    From autism to ADHD to learning disabilities, a guide for all teachers to this constellation of disorders.Developmental deficits in learning and communication in young children are defined as neurodevelopmental disorders. This constellation, newly defined in the DSM-5, represents a range of issues that educators must address.Neurodevelopmental Disorders: A Definitive Guide for Educators provides ... Read more

    $23.99 USD $21.59 USD

  • Altered Egos

    How the Brain Creates the Self

    It may be the deepest mystery of philosophy, psychology, and neuroscience: how does the brain unite to create the self, the subjective "I"? In Altered Egos, Dr. Todd Feinberg presents a new theory of the self, based on his first-hand experience as both a psychiatrist and neurologist. Feinberg first introduces the reader to dozens of intriguing cases of patients whose disorders have resulted in ... Read more

    $35.99 USD

  • This Is Your Brain on Music

    The Science of a Human Obsession

    In this groundbreaking union of art and science, rocker-turned-neuroscientist Daniel J. Levitin explores the connection between music—its performance, its composition, how we listen to it, why we enjoy it—and the human brain.Taking on prominent thinkers who argue that music is nothing more than an evolutionary accident, Levitin poses that music is fundamental to our species, perhaps even more so ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • The Mind's Eye

    by Oliver Sacks ...
    In The Mind’s Eye, Oliver Sacks tells the stories of people who are able to navigate the world and communicate with others despite losing what many of us consider indispensable senses and abilities: the power of speech, the capacity to recognize faces, the sense of three-dimensional space, the ability to read, the sense of sight. For all of these people, the challenge is to adapt to a radically ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • The Matter With Things: Our Brains, Our Delusions and the Unmaking of the World

    Is the world essentially inert and mechanical - nothing but a collection of things for us to use? Are we ourselves nothing but the playthings of chance, embroiled in a war of all against all? Why, indeed, are we engaged in destroying everything that is valuable to us?In his international bestseller, The Master and his Emissary, McGilchrist demonstrated that each brain hemisphere provides us with a ... Read more

    $39.95 USD

  • Strange Tools

    Art and Human Nature

    by Alva Noë ...
    A philosopher makes the case for thinking of works of art as tools for investigating ourselvesIn his new book, Strange Tools: Art and Human Nature, the philosopher and cognitive scientist Alva Noë raises a number of profound questions: What is art? Why do we value art as we do? What does art reveal about our nature? Drawing on philosophy, art history, and cognitive science, and making provocative ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Migraine

    by Oliver Sacks ...
    The many manifestations of migraine can vary dramatically from one patient to another, even within the same patient at different times. Among the most compelling and perplexing of these symptoms are the strange visual hallucinations and distortions of space, time, and body image which migraineurs sometimes experience. Portrayals of these uncanny states have found their way into many works of art, ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Musicophilia

    by Oliver Sacks ...
    Revised and ExpandedWith the same trademark compassion and erudition he brought to The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, Oliver Sacks explores the place music occupies in the brain and how it affects the human condition. In Musicophilia, he shows us a variety of what he calls “musical misalignments.” Among them: a man struck by lightning who suddenly desires to become a pianist at the age of ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Behavioral Addictions

    Criteria, Evidence, and Treatment

    DSM-V broke new ground in May of 2013, designating a new disorder called "behavioral addiction." Clinicians immediately wanted to know: how is a behavioral addiction different from an impulse control disorder? What are the criteria for determining that some behaviors are addictions rather than impulses? What, if anything, does this mean in terms of effective treatment?Behavioral Addictions is the ... Read more

    $66.59 USD

  • The Island of the Colorblind

    by Oliver Sacks ...
    Oliver Sacks has always been fascinated by islands--their remoteness, their mystery, above all the unique forms of life they harbor. For him, islands conjure up equally the romance of Melville and Stevenson, the adventure of Magellan and Cook, and the scientific wonder of Darwin and Wallace.Drawn to the tiny Pacific atoll of Pingelap by intriguing reports of an isolated community of islanders born ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Dizionario di psicoanalisi. Con elementi di psichiatria psicodinamica e psicologia dinamica

    Con elementi di psichiatria psicodinamica e psicologia dinamica

    Un testo di riferimento fondamentale e di facile lettura per chiunque desideri lavorare nel campo della psiche. Un Dizionario psicoanalitico che cerca di racchiudere l’intero apparato concettuale della psicoanalisi (rigorosamente descritto sia nella sua fondamentale impalcatura freudiana che nell’articolazione delle ulteriori importanti concezioni ferencziane, kleiniane, winnicottiane, lacaniane ... Read more

    $40.99 USD

  • Accessing the Healing Power of the Vagus Nerve

    Self-Help Exercises for Anxiety, Depression, Trauma, and Autism

    The best-selling book on the topic—now in 15 languages.This practical guide to understanding the cranial nerves as the key to our psychological and physical well-being builds on Stephen Porges’s Polyvagal Theory—one of the most important recent developments in human neurobiology. Drawing on more than thirty years of experience as a craniosacral therapist and Rolfer, Stanley Rosenberg explores the ... Read more

    $17.99 USD

  • Incognito

    The Secret Lives of the Brain

    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 the brake pedal before you become consciously aware of danger ahead? Why do you hear ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • The Brain That Changes Itself

    Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science

    by Norman Doidge ...
    **“Fascinating. Doidge’s book is a remarkable and hopeful portrait of the endless adaptability of the human brain.”—Oliver Sacks, MD, author of The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a HatWhat is neuroplasticity? Is it possible to change your brain? Norman Doidge’s inspiring guide to the new brain science explains all of this and more**An astonishing new science called neuroplasticity is overthrowing ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • The Invisible Gorilla

    And Other Ways Our Intuitions Deceive Us

    Reading this book will make you less sure of yourself—and that’s a good thing. In The Invisible Gorilla, Christopher Chabris and Daniel Simons, creators of one of psychology’s most famous experiments, use remarkable stories and counterintuitive scientific findings to demonstrate an important truth: Our minds don’t work the way we think they do. We think we see ourselves and the world as they ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • The Art of Thinking Clearly

    by Rolf Dobelli ...
    A world-class thinker counts the 100 ways in which humans behave irrationally, showing us what we can do to recognize and minimize these “thinking errors” to make better decisions and have a better lifeDespite the best of intentions, humans are notoriously bad—that is, irrational—when it comes to making decisions and assessing risks and tradeoffs. Psychologists and neuroscientists refer to these ... Read more

    $14.99 USD

  • Hardwiring Happiness

    The New Brain Science of Contentment, Calm, and Confidence

    With New York Times bestselling author, Dr. Hanson's four steps, you can counterbalance your brain's negativity bias and learn to hardwire happiness in only a few minutes each day.Why is it easier to ruminate over hurt feelings than it is to bask in the warmth of being appreciated? Because your brain evolved to learn quickly from bad experiences and slowly from good ones, but you can change this ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Mindsight

    The New Science of Personal Transformation

    From a pioneer in the field of mental health comes a groundbreaking book on the healing power of "mindsight," the potent skill that allows you to make positive changes in your brain–and in your life.Foreword by Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence• Is there a memory that torments you, or an irrational fear you can't shake?• Do you sometimes become unreasonably angry or upset and find ... Read more

    $9.99 USD $8.99 USD

  • Unthinkable

    An Extraordinary Journey Through the World's Strangest Brains

    by Helen Thomson ...
    An Amazon Best Nonfiction Book of the MonthIndiebound BestsellerAward-winning science writer Helen Thomson unlocks the biggest mysteries of the human brain by examining nine extraordinary casesOur brains are far stranger than we think. We take it for granted that we can remember, feel emotion, navigate, empathise and understand the world around us, but how would our lives change if these abilities ... Read more

    $18.99 USD

  • Buddha's Brain

    The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love, and Wisdom

    Jesus, Moses, Mohammed, Gandhi, and the Buddha all had brains built essentially like anyone else's, yet they were able to harness their thoughts and shape their patterns of thinking in ways that changed history. With new breakthroughs in modern neuroscience and the wisdom of thousands of years of contemplative practice, it is possible for us to shape our own thoughts in a similar way for greater ... Read more

    $11.69 USD

  • The Little Book of Talent

    52 Tips for Improving Your Skills

    by Daniel Coyle ...
    A manual for building a faster brain and a better you!The Little Book of Talent is an easy-to-use handbook of scientifically proven, field-tested methods to improve skills—your skills, your kids’ skills, your organization’s skills—in sports, music, art, math, and business. The product of five years of reporting from the world’s greatest talent hotbeds and interviews with successful master coaches, ... Read more

    $11.99 USD