Books tagged: cognition

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Floracognition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
This anthology of poems focuses on the beauty of nature while exploring common themes of human interaction.
Psychology for the Curious, second edition
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 119,360. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Research
This edition delivers the essentials of a yearlong college course, Introduction to Psychology in about 280 pages, providing the reader with links to psychology-related Websites and additional readings in the fields of scientific methodology, sensation and perception, motivation and emotion, the brain and its relation to behavior, learning and memory, consciousness, personality and more.
Scientific Introspection: A Method For Investigating the Mind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,720. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Research
Scientific Introspection calls for psychologists to use introspection to investigate the mind. What researchers do now is study the brain and behavior then try to guess what the mind must be like. But why guess? We have the ability to look directly into our minds. Scientific Introspection is an adjunct to traditional cognitive psychology, an investigative tool to discover how the mind works.
Listening: Models and Procedures
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,770. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Reference
Learn how to become a much more effective listener. The book describes the listening process in cognitive processing terms and explains them in language that is accessible to the average reader. Knowing how information is processed as you listen can help you become a more effective listener. Later sections describe a set of skills that are critical for the effective listener.
Why is the IQ of Ashkenazi Jews so High?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,230. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011 by Wilcox Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Genetics
This is a compelling, meticulous discussion of 150+ situations and substances that heighten or cripple the brain. Applying these elements to three disparate cultures (Ashkenazi Jew, Confucian East Asian, and Sub-Saharan African), the author reveals how the factors critically impact cognitive development. The book provides mental health guidance to individuals, families, and policy-makers.
Черное и Белое
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,460. Language: Russian. Published: February 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Все о чем пойдет речь в этой книге покажется вам необычным и даже фантастичным. Эта книга о человеке, его месте во вселенной, о выборе пути, пути, куда ведет его сердце, его вера, его талант.
A Tradecraft Primer: Structured Analytic Techniques for Improving Intelligence Analysis - Cognitive and Perceptual Biases, Reasoning Processes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This primer highlights structured analytic techniques—some widely used in the private sector and academia, some unique to the intelligence profession. It is not a comprehensive overview of how intelligence officers conduct analysis.
Bobo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,720. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Bobo the robot cares for the elderly. But when his last charge dies the ancient caretaker finds himself cast out into the wider world beyond the retirement home. This is a world his primitive brain cannot understand, until he is forcibly upgraded by robot activists, and has an epiphany that will change human-robot relations forever: one so warped it could only have come from a machine mind.
Potenciando la capacidad cognitiva y emocional en la infancia
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: Spanish. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational psychology
El libro se sintetiza en la frase del principito de Saint Exupery: "He aquí mi secreto. Es muy simple: únicamente se ve con el corazón. Lo esencial es invisible para el ojo.
How Creativity Works: The Dynamic Interplay of Novelty and Routine
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Series: MINDRAMP Creativity & The Arts, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
In How Creativity Works we take a fresh look at creativity and argue that creative thinking requires the brain to generate new ideas and to reconcile them with stable habits and routines. Creativity is a dynamic interplay between stability and change.