Books tagged: perception

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Shift
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 51,780. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
I'm not sure why it happens, but when I focus just right, I can slow time. Things around me become lighter somehow, and I almost feel the tiny particles of energy spinning inside of them. The thing is, having the ability to transform the world around you isn't all it's cracked up to be -- especially when you are running from the Valencia without any deodorant.
Pensar en sentir
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,300. Language: Spanish. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
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.
Mindful Spirit
Price: Free! Words: 17,140. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
On the journey of self, it is easy to want to look to others and emulate the behaviors, thoughts and words of those we deem as having achieved enlightenment or some divine virtue or understanding. It's easy to model ourselves against those we deem important, but in doing so perhaps we lose a part of ourselves. It becomes easier to blame ourselves or others when things don't quite work out...
The Dynamics of Perception and Memory: Why Our Mind Forgets and How to Remember Things
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Memory Improvement
King explores the dynamics of perception and memory as means to improving survivability. This book takes a close look at what memory is, how it works, and what we remember. It also explores the problems with perception, the accuracy of memory, and why we forget. In addition, King examines how memory works with dreams and why they are often difficult to remember. Also covers memory recall.
Texas Drifter Volume 1: Stand Heel and Toe
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 148,550. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Non-fiction political writing exercises
The Purple Planet
Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
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A short story by White Feather about some gods who were bored and needed something new and exciting to do.
Black Box
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In 2085, Dr Josef Hanson, and the last survivors of humanity, watch the destruction of Earth from Chronicle; a billion-dollar moon base. Built to preserve world history, its library becomes a symbol of hope for survival. But that’s not all; inside lies a supercomputer known as the Black Box... Not everyone is convinced of hope. Conflicts lead to dire consequences. The world will shatter, again...
Radical Paths To Contentment
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
This book is about the path that we all travel through life. The reality that we experience on this journey is constructed by our five senses that in turn are coloured by our emotions. In addition, the world we perceive is also built upon past experience and future expectations. Simple exercises are included to alter our emotional response and therefore adjust our view of reality.
Right Choosing: Owning and Honing the Power of Choosing Your Way
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 26,710. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
How much of your valuable time, energy and attention do you devote to making diligent choices, or dealing with the consequences of not so diligent choices. With Right Choosing, you can know exactly where you spend your time, energy and attention and you will finally and confidently know whether any choice you consider or need to make is appropriate for you, your values and your life.
A Tradecraft Primer: Structured Analytic Techniques for Improving Intelligence Analysis - Cognitive and Perceptual Biases, Reasoning Processes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
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.