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Psychology


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American Odyssey
American Odyssey
by Wilhelm Reich
Staff Pick
Wilhelm Reich studied under Freud in Vienna and was a respected psychotherapist before his unorthodox ways got him kicked out of that particular circle. Reich viewed ALL neurosis as a result of an inability to experience full sexual release. He developed... (read more)

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Top Dog: The Science of Winning and Losing
Top Dog: The Science of Winning and Losing
by Ashley & Bronson Merryman, Po
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New York Times Bestseller Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman's work changes the national dialogue. Beyond their bestselling books, you know them from commentary and features in the New York Times, CNN, NPR, Time, Newsweek, Wired, New York, and more. E... (read more)

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The Horse Boy: A Father's Quest to Heal His Son
The Horse Boy: A Father's Quest to Heal His Son
by Rupert Isaacson
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An extraordinary tale filled with heart, The Horse Boy tells the moving story of the Isaacson family’s quest to heal their son Rowan of autism. An inspiring journey for every reader.... (read more)

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Outliers: The Story of Success (Large Print)
Outliers: The Story of Success (Large Print)
by Malcolm Gladwell
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If you've ever wondered what so-and-so had that you didn't, you need to read Outliers. Gladwell's writing is always engaging, especially when he illuminates the mysterious elements that allow one person to succeed beyond all others.... (read more)

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Stuff: Compulsive Hoarding and the Meaning of Things
Stuff: Compulsive Hoarding and the Meaning of Things
by Randy Frost and Gail Steketee
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Stuff is an illuminating, page-turning look at compulsive hoarding (which affects up to five percent of the population), and a thoughtful, psychological, and philosophical examination of the meanings we attach to material objects. Fascinating... (read more)

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Proust Was a Neuroscientist
Proust Was a Neuroscientist
by Jonah Lehrer
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The young Lehrer's keen portraits make for a winning read. Using Woolf, Stravinsky, Cézanne, Whitman, and a handful of others, he shows how art has given us as much insight into the human mind as science has.... (read more)

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The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window into Human Nature
The Stuff of Thought: Language as a Window into Human Nature
by Steven Pinker
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With The Stuff of Thought, linguist Steven Pinker returns to the themes of language and human nature to examine how words express the workings of our minds. Dealing with many aspects of human cognitive and social evolution, Pinker demonstrates his... (read more)

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Progress Paradox : How Life Gets Better While People Feel Worse (03 Edition)
Progress Paradox : How Life Gets Better While People Feel Worse (03 Edition)
by Gregg Easterbrook
Staff Pick
Here's a pick sure to shake up your next book club. Despite his sometimes sanctimonious tone, Easterbrook poses some very interesting questions about modern society and its inhabitants. Why does the middle class feel so discontented? Long on theories and... (read more)

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Nurtureshock: New Thinking about Children
Nurtureshock: New Thinking about Children
by Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman
Staff Pick
Though rarely would I refer to a parenting book as a "page turner," NurtureShock is just that fascinating. Bronson and Merryman call on neuroscience to show how conventional parenting wisdom often doesn't jive with the biological reality of a child's... (read more)

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The Mind's Eye (Vintage)
The Mind's Eye (Vintage)
by Oliver Sacks
Staff Pick
Oliver Sacks, as fascinating, empathetic, and formidably talented as always, focuses on six individuals who've lost what we think of as essential abilities, including reading, face recognition, and speech. The Mind's Eye is a mesmerizing and exhilarating... (read more)

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Change Your Brain, Change Your Body: Use Your Brain to Get and Keep the Body You Have Always Wanted
Change Your Brain, Change Your Body: Use Your Brain to Get and Keep the Body You Have Always Wanted
by Daniel G Amen
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I know, this book seems too good to be true! But Amen makes a persuasive case for the brain-body connection, and he shows how a proper regimen of supplements and positive thinking can really help you lose weight, balance unruly hormones, get better sleep,... (read more)

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Elemental Mind: Human Consciousness & the New Physics
Elemental Mind: Human Consciousness & the New Physics
by Nick Herbert
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Nick Herbert was part of the Physics of Consciousness Research Group, which nurtured into being many books trying to define both quantum theory and consciousness for the layperson. The group was also supposedly the inspiration for the film Ghostbusters... (read more)

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