Science + Psychology

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EXPRESSIVENESS OF THE BODY AND THE DIVERGENCE OF GREEK AND CHINESE MEDICINE (REVISED)

Written by Kuriyama, Shigehisa
The true structure and workings of the human body are, we casually assume, everywhere the same, a universal reality. But when we look into the past, our sense of reality wavers: accounts of the body in diverse medical traditions often seem to describe mutually alien, almost unrelated worlds. How can perceptions of something as basic and intimate as the body differ so?
February 4, 2002 | Paperback | Zone Books | 344 Pages |
$22.95
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INCONVENIENT SEQUEL: TRUTH TO POWER

Written by Gore, Al
A New York Times bestseller! The follow up to the #1 New York Times bestselling An Inconvenient Truth and companion to Vice President Al Gore's new documentary, An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power, this new book is a daring call to action.
July 25, 2017 | Paperback | Rodale Books | 320 Pages |
$25.99
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BORED AND BRILLIANT: HOW SPACING OUT CAN UNLOCK YOUR MOST PRODUCTIVE AND CREATIVE SELF

Written by Zomorodi, Manoush
Bored and Brilliant shows the fascinating side of boredom. Manoush Zomorodi investigates cutting-edge research as well as compelling (and often funny) real-life examples to demonstrate that boredom is actually a crucial tool for making our lives happier, more productive, and more creative.
September 5, 2017 | Hardcover | St. Martin's Press | 208 Pages |
$26.99
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ZOOMABLE UNIVERSE: AN EPIC TOUR THROUGH COSMIC SCALE, FROM ALMOST EVERYTHING TO NEARLY NOTHING

Written by Scharf, Caleb
An epic, full-color visual journey through all scales of the universe
October 17, 2017 | Hardcover | Scientific American | 224 Pages |
$27.00
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SECRET LIFE: THREE TRUE STORIES OF THE DIGITAL AGE

Written by O'Hagan, Andrew
A Top 10 Book of Essays & Literary Criticism for Fall 2017, Publishers Weekly Books We Can't Wait to Read in the Rest of 2017, Chicago Reader The slippery online ecosystem is the perfect breeding ground for identities: true, false, and in between. The Internet shorthand IRL--"in real life"--now seems naïve.
October 10, 2017 | Hardcover | Farrar, Straus and Giroux | 240 Pages |
$26.00
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AGAINST EMPATHY: THE CASE FOR RATIONAL COMPASSION

Written by Bloom, Paul
New York Post Best Book of 2016We often think of our capacity to experience the suffering of others as the ultimate source of goodness. Many of our wisest policy-makers, activists, scientists, and philosophers agree that the only problem with empathy is that we don't have enough of it.
January 9, 2018 | Paperback | Ecco Press | 304 Pages |
$16.99
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STEALING FIRE: HOW SILICON VALLEY, THE NAVY SEALS, AND MAVERICK SCIENTISTS ARE REVOLUTIONIZING THE WAY WE LIVE AND WORK

Written by Wheal, Jamie
National BestsellerCNBC and Strategy + Business Best Business Book of the Year
May 8, 2018 | Paperback | Dey Street Books | 304 Pages |
$14.99
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HOW PEOPLE CHANGE: RELATIONSHIPS AND NEUROPLASTICITY IN PSYCHOTHERAPY

Written by Siegel, Daniel J
Growth and change are at the heart of all successful psychotherapy. Regardless of one's clinical orientation or style, psychotherapy is an emerging process that s created moment by moment, between client and therapist.
May 9, 2017 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 320 Pages |
$37.50
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COLLECTING EVOLUTION: THE GALAPAGOS EXPEDITION THAT VINDICATED DARWIN

Written by James, Matthew J
In 1905, eight men from the California Academy of Sciences set sail from San Francisco for a scientific collection expedition in the Galapagos Islands, and by the time they were finished in 1906, they had completed one of the most important expeditions in the history of both evolutionary and conservation science.
April 7, 2017 | Hardcover | Oxford University Press, USA | 304 Pages |
$34.95
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VACATION GUIDE TO THE SOLAR SYSTEM: SCIENCE FOR THE SAVVY SPACE TRAVELER!

Written by Grcevich, Jana
Packed with real science and fueled by imagination, a beautifully illustrated guide to traveling in our solar system Imagine taking a hike along the windswept red plains of Mars to dig for signs of life, or touring one of Jupiter's sixty-four moons where you can photograph its swirling storms.
June 6, 2017 | Hardcover | Penguin Books | 240 Pages |
$20.00

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