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Become Smarter
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Price: Free! Words: 66,970. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book describes techniques for improving mental abilities. The proposed methods are brief cooling or heating of the body (water therapy) and three "smart diets," each suitable for a different type of task. Previously published scientific studies directly support about a half of the claims.
The Human Mind Inside
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Price: $13.50 USD. Words: 52,250. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
A book that goes beyond speculation and hypotheses about the mind and presents for the first time a clear layout of the organization and operation of thought processes. This book finally takes the mind out of the black box and sheds light on a stunning array of mental phenomena including mental disorders and paranormal behavior. An easy-to-follow exposition despite the complexity of the subject.
The Education Conundrum: One academic's thoughts on a wicked problem
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,270. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
The author, who has more than 25 years’ experience of teaching and researching within the Irish university system, casts a critical eye upon a variety of issues relating to education and its place in society; the organization of the education system; the philosophy of teaching and learning; the culture of academic science; PhD-level education and the vagaries of the academic world.
Pensar en sentir
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,300. Language: Spanish. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
Nuestras emociones y percepciones ante la ciencia. Los seres humanos somos el gran acertijo del universo ante nuestros propios ojos inquisitivos. Éstas son algunas instantáneas del esfuerzo por entendernos a nosotros mismos, cómo percibimos el universo que nos rodea, cómo sentimos, cómo pensamos, qué trastornos sufrimos y cómo vemos la vida y la muerte.
Sensible Universe: How we think and whether our thinking is unique
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 53,840. Language: Russian. Published: September 10, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
What is the origin of the mind? What is thinking? How do we think? Why do we make this or that decision? Why we do not understand each other? Every thinking person at least once in his life thought about these issues. This study is an attempt to open the door to the elusive nature of the human mind, an attempt to understand its origin from the evolutionary and coevolutionary points of view.
In Search of the Self: The Riddle of Personal Existence
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 299,800. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
In Search of the Self reviews research into the neurological basis of consciousness, the potential of copying one’s personality into a silicon chip or endowing an artificial entity with self-awareness, plus an examination of beliefs about the nature of the self and its destiny after death.
The Theory of Everything: All the Way Up
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,180. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
Everything explained, its source, its Why and How, and then the Where, What, Then and When, leading on up to the Who of being, plus many discussions, and more.