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Elastic
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'Timely and engrossing. . . a fascinating exploration of one of the most important topics: how the human mind deals with change' - Charles Duhigg, aut...
Self and emotional life
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Adrian Johnston and Catherine Malabou defy theoretical humanities' deeply-entrenched resistance to engagements with the life sciences. Rather than tre...

What it's like to be a dog
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What does your dog really think about you? To find out, Gregory Berns became the first neuroscientist to persuade dogs to lie in an MRI machine wide ...
The idiot brain
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SHORTLISTED FOR THE GOODREADS BEST SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY BOOK AWARDMotion sickness.Nightmares.Forgetting people's names.Why did I walk into this ro...

The memory illusion
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THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER'Truly fascinating.' Steve Wright, BBC Radio 2- Have you ever forgotten the name of someone you've met dozens of times?- O...
The mind is flat
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A radical reinterpretation of how your mind works - and why it could change your life 'An astonishing achievement. Nick Chater has blown my mind' Tim ...

Cognitive science
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Cognitive Science combines the interdisciplinary streams of cognitive science into a unified narrative in an all-encompassing introduction to the fiel...
Talk Effectively: Every word matters. Communicate with purpose
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Using a unique, visual approach to explore the science of how we communicate, Talk Effectively shows how understanding how conversation works will ena...

The runaway species
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Our relentless drive to create makes us unique among living creatures. What is special about the human brain that enables us to innovate? Why don't co...
Brain food
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A call to action to prevent a brain health crisis - does for diet what Why We Sleep does for sleep 'One of the most exciting reads on brain health tha...

The power of habit
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______________________________Why do we do develop habits? And how can we change them?We can always change. In The Power of Habit, award-winning New Y...
Brain food
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The eminent neuroscientist and nutritionist explains how what we eat affects how we think'We are what we eat' is an age-old adage. But while we often ...

From bacteria to Bach and back
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'Required reading for anyone remotely curious about how they came to be remotely curious' Observer'Enthralling' Spectator What is human consciousness...
Brain rules
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Most of us have no idea what's really going on inside our heads. Yet brain scientists have uncovered details every business leader, parent, and teache...

The happiness hypothesis
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Every culture rests on a bedrock of folk wisdom handed down through generations. The pronouncements of philosophers are homespun by our grandmothers, ...
Peak
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'Anyone who wants to get better at anything should read Peak. Rest assured that the book is not mere theory. Ericsson's research focuses on the real w...

Smarter, faster, better
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In his international bestseller The Power of Habit, Pulitzer Prize-winner Charles Duhigg explained why we do what we do. Now he applies the same relen...
Unthought
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N. Katherine Hayles is known for breaking new ground at the intersection of the sciences and the humanities. In Unthought, she once again bridges disc...

The student's guide to cognitive neuroscience
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Reflecting recent changes in the way cognition and the brain are studied, this thoroughly updated third edition of the best-selling textbook provides ...
The evolution of imagination
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Consider Miles Davis, horn held high, sculpting a powerful musical statement full of tonal patterns, inside jokes, and thrilling climactic phrases-all...

Evolving brains, emerging gods
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Religions and mythologies from around the world teach that God or gods created humans. Atheist, humanist, and materialist critics, meanwhile, have att...
Cognitive gadgets
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This is an important book and likely the most thoughtful of the year in the social sciences. Highly recommended, it is likely to prove one of the mos...

Surfing uncertainty
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In this ground-breaking work, philosopher and cognitive scientist Andy Clark turns a common view of the human mind upside down. In stark opposition to...
The book of why
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'Wonderful ... Illuminating ... Fun to read' Daniel Kahneman, author of Thinking, Fast and SlowA pioneer of artificial intelligence shows how the stud...

Pavlov's dog and 49 other experiments that revolutionised psychology
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Experimental psychology burst onto the intellectual scene in the middle part of the nineteenth century, radically transforming the way we understand...
The knowledge illusion
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Human reasoning is remarkably shallow - in fact, our thinking and justifications just scratch the surface of the true complexity of the issues we deal...

Why fonts matter
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We all constantly interact with type in almost every aspect of our lives. But how do fonts affect what we read and influence the choices we make?This...
Good for nothing
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Titled The Fear Factor in the USA'A riveting ride through your own brain' - Adam Grant, New York Times bestselling author of OriginalsWINNER of the So...

The book of why
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A pioneer of artificial intelligence shows how the study of causality revolutionized science and the world'Correlation does not imply causation.' This...
The ancient origins of consciousness
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How consciousness appeared much earlier in evolutionary history than is commonly assumed, and why all vertebrates and perhaps even some invertebrates ...

The brain
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What is the principle purpose of a brain? A simple question, but the answer has taken millennia for us to begin to understand. So critical for our eve...
Cognitive neuroscience
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Up to the 1960s, psychology was deeply under the influence of behaviourism, which focused on stimuli and responses, and regarded consideration of what...

From bacteria to Bach and back
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'Required reading for anyone remotely curious about how they came to be remotely curious' Observer'Enthralling' Spectator What is human consciousness ...
The secret life of the mind
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Where do our thoughts come from? How can we manipulate our dreams? What is the role of the unconscious? How do we make decisions and trust the judgem...

Tell me the planets
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What if you remembered things that never happened?Or you forgot everything every few seconds?Or one side of your body stopped working?In Tell Me the P...
Brain food
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'I cannot recommend this book enough' Dr Rupy Aujla'Your diet affects your body but it also affects your brain.Brain Food uses cutting-edge research t...

Brain Rules for Aging Well
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How come I can never find my keys? Why don't I sleep as well as I used to? Why do my friends keep repeating the same stories? What can I do to keep my...
The formula
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'This is not just an important but an imperative project . . . Barabási is the person' Nassim Nicholas Taleb, bestselling author of The Black SwanThe...

Introduction to psychoneuroimmunology
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Health is maintained by the coordinated operation of all the biological systems that make up the individual. The Introduction to Psychoneuroimmunology...
Smarter, faster, better
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In the international bestseller The Power of Habit, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Charles Duhigg explained why we do what we do. In Smarter Faster...

Hallo robot
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How robots will revolutionise our world Some fear that robots could do half our jobs and even wipe us out. But is that likely? Hallo Robot revea...
Your brain knows more than you think
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Our brains are more powerful than we ever realised. Too often, we assume that people's natures are fixed, immutable. For sufferers of depression, an...

Out of our minds
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To imagine - to see that which is not there - is the startling ability that has fuelled human development and innovation through the centuries. As a s...
The mind is flat
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A radical reinterpretation of how your mind works - and why it could change your life 'An astonishing achievement. Nick Chater has blown my mind' Tim ...

The ancient origins of consciousness
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How consciousness appeared much earlier in evolutionary history than is commonly assumed, and why all vertebrates and perhaps even some invertebrates ...
Cure
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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERSHORTLISTED FOR THE ROYAL SOCIETY SCIENCE BOOK PRIZELONGLISTED FOR THE WELLCOME PRIZEALL IN THE MIND? - Can medita...

Decoding Chomsky
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A fresh and fascinating look at the philosophies, politics, and intellectual legacy of one of the twentieth century's most influential and controversi...
Metaphors we live by
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The now-classic Metaphors We Live By changed our understanding of metaphor and its role in language and the mind. Metaphor, the authors explain, is a ...

The mind-body problem
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An introduction to the mind-body problem, covering all the proposed solutions and offering a powerful new one.Philosophers from Descartes to Kripke ha...
Story genius
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Following on the heels of Lisa Cron's breakout first book, Wired for Story, this writing guide reveals how to use cognitive storytelling strategies to...