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Become Smarter
Price: Free! Words: 70,550. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cognitive Science
This book describes techniques for improving mental abilities (cognitive enhancement). 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.
In Search of the Self: The Riddle of Personal Existence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 299,800. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cognitive Science
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.
Sensible Universe: How we think and whether our thinking is unique
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 53,840. Language: Russian. Published: September 10, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Science & 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.
Ииссиидиология. Энергетические и биологические механизмы перефокусировок Самосознания. Том 11.
Price: Free! Words: 160,710. Language: Russian. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cognitive Science, Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
В этом томе Орис детально рассматривает Самосознание человека как неотделимую от всей динамики Мироздания, единую, многомерную и многофункциональную систему бесчис­ленных энергоинформационных взаимосвязей, одно­временно осуществляющихся и творчески, скрупулёзно создающих для нас Иллюзию наличия не только «нашей Смерти», но и «реальной памяти», «объективного зрения», «явного слушания» и ...
Bottleneck - Our human interface with reality. The disturbing and exciting implications of its true nature.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 159,470. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cognitive Science, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / human-computer interaction
Bottleneck is about the narrowness of Now. By daring to explore what information science can tell us about the process of learning. it reveals that we can absorb shockingly little truly new information from the present moment. The implication: the world we experience is almost entirely an imagined reality, based on our lifelong past experiences. Here at last is a science of prejudice.