Books tagged: evolutionary psychology

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The Genetic Function and Nature of LIterature
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2010. Category: Essay » Literature
Literature is found in many primitive and modern cultures, and it does have group survival advantages, and so, according to sociobiological theory, the evidence is strong that literature has a genetic base.
How to Be Free
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Series: How to Be Free, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 24,140. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by Aussiescribbler. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
How can we free ourselves from mental suffering? How can we unlock what the poet William Blake referred to as “the mind-forged manacles” - those unhelpful, unfounded and inflexible habits of thought which keep us from reaching our true creative potential?
New California
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,490. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011 by CV-2 Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
After New California's founder committed suicide, two men vied to rule the colony. Ashwin George, supported by the colony's elite and Tián Quán, the Chinese company whose hyperdrive ships and intelligent robots dominated the galaxy. Desmond Park, nanotechnology engineer, armed with a shrewd intellect, the loyalty of the colony's youth, and the most formidable weapon of all. A single idea.
Anger Management: a Self-Help Guide
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Series: Applied Psychology, Book 13. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Anger
Anger Management: a Self-Help Guide gives you a fresh perspective on the nature of anger. Once you see it in this new light, it becomes easier to manage. You understand what it is. It will never go away completely since it is part of human nature, but it can be brought under control so that it does not continue to create problems for you or the people around you.
Them and Us: How Neanderthal predation created modern humans
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,990. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
Danny Vendramini argues that Neanderthals were apex predators that hunted, raped, and abducted early humans. This 50,000 year period of sexual and cannibalistic predation transformed our timid stone-age ancestors into modern humans. This is one of those groundbreaking theories that revolutionizes scientific thinking. It represents a quantum leap in our understanding of human origins
EVOLUTIONARY ASPECTS OF DISEASE AVOIDANCE The Role of Disease in the Development of Complex Society
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 70,820. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Avoiding disease certainly has value to the individual in escaping pain, suffering and death. It would seem obvious that mechanisms would evolve to enhance the ability of an individual to recognize and avoid contact leading to infection or exposure to infection. Social animals especially display evidence of behavior that avoid or limit disease and death.
The Shrink from Planet Zob: Psychiatry for a Mad World
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Price: Free! Words: 122,790. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Movements / general
The award winning book to make a mad world sane. Lyron exposes the mental state of humanity from the perspective of an alien psychiatrist, exploring mental illness, genetic psychopathy and the psychology behind the big global issues - war, poverty, environment, religion, corporate greed, media, education, politics. Combined with a funny story-line Lyron offers hope with a radical new solution.
The New Brain for Business
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,570. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consulting
In normal, every-day language, “A New Brain for Business” wraps together brain functioning research, knowledge of human psychology and common workplace situations to provide real, everyday actions you can take to truly do and be your best at work. This book will provide you with new and different behaviors that you can begin today to get the best from yourself and others.
Dominant Species: Thoughts on the Evolution of Ideas and the Minds in which They Live
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 22,610. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
Dominant Species explores the natural selection of ideas. Religions, scientific theories, and concepts of all sorts live or die depending on how they affect the people who believe them. Fundamental evolutionary insights about the way the world organizes itself help us understand how ideas survive, spread, and influence minds and behavior.
INNER HARMONY through Mindfulness Meditation
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 60,090. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
This book is about inner harmony and the actions we all must take—the cravings we should stop, the aversions we should release, the biased views we should let go—in order to allow the spontaneous blossoming of such quality. Inner harmony is an internal state that permits us to be at peace and act confidently even in the face of difficulties. However attractive, we must not run after inner harmony.