Books tagged: brain science

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Susannah Cahalan’s Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a Summary of Susannah Cahalan’s award winning memoir "Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness" An instant New York Times bestseller that goes far beyond its riveting medical mystery, Brain on Fire is the powerful account of one woman’s struggle to recapture her identity. This summary is aimed for those who want to capture the gist of the book but don't have the time to devour all 288 pages.
Corridors of the Mind
Series: How the Brain works, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders, Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
Corridors of the mind are invisible layers of time that we see in our dreams and day thoughts. They make up the space that surrounds us. Everything that has, will, and is happening is stored in convenient valence bands that also comprise the atomic forms we see in daily life. The brain is like a prism that is able to extract images and feelings from out of the invisible ocean of time.
Eureka... The Brain! Why and What of Human Actions and Reactions
Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014 by Kevin Paul Woodrow. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational psychology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
The brain is the most complex organ in the human body, and in this fascinating series of books, Manuel answers fifty questions you may have about how it functions; how it reacts differently to danger, sex, love, and many more situations. Whether a student of the subject, or interested bystander, this book will help you to understand more why you react differently under certain circumstances.
Brain Facts
Price: Free! Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Brain Facts is a primer on the brain and nervous system, published by the Society for Neuroscience.
Philosophy of Science: A Short Introduction
Price: Free! Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
Philosophy of Science gives a brief introduction to the Epistemology (Scientific Knowledge Issues etc), Metaphysics (Reality Issues), and Axiology (Value Issues) of Science. It analyses the foundations of what scientific knowledge and theorization consists in and deals with issues related to the ultimate nature of reality and ethical issues involved in the practice of science.
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 and 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.
Conmergence: An Anthology of Speculative Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,490. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
“Tara Maya is definitely a talented writer and that was clear from the first story in this anthology.” "When she says 'speculative' fiction, Tara really means it. She has some very interesting and thought-provoking speculations on future (and past and fictional) tech and society in this anthology. The fun thing is that she explains how she developed the stories in the notes after each story."
The Brain That Changes Everything
You set the price! Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Memory Improvement
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Get Smarter - Think Faster - Live Better The Brain That Changes Everything is the ultimate guide to accelerating your brain. We have barely scratched the surface of our limitless brains. This book will show you how to improve your memory, focus, concentration and alertness beyond what you ever imagined before.
The Empathic Brain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,640. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The discovery of mirror neurons caused unparalleled excitement amongst scientists. The Empathic Brain makes you share this excitement. Its vivid descriptions of experiments make it a captivating read. Through intellectually rigorous but powerfully accessible prose, Prof. Keysers makes us realize just how deeply this discovery changes our understanding of human nature.
Seven Second Memory. Memory techniques that will change your life.
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Discover how you can literally re-grow your brain connections, reverse the ageing process and transform your memory. This is a PLAIN English guide book to a younger brain age. Written by a leading neuro-science expert and an experienced educator and trainer, it contains clear instructions, is easy to follow, gives examples and a memory agility workout. Why does it take 7 seconds to remember?