Science, Psychology

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BEHAVE: THE BIOLOGY OF HUMANS AT OUR BEST AND WORST

Written by Sapolsky, Robert M
A New York Times Bestseller. "Hands-down one of the best books I've read in years. I loved it."-- Dina Temple-Raston, The Washington Post "It's no exaggeration to say that Behave is one of the best nonfiction books I've ever read." --David P.
May 1, 2018 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 800 Pages |
$20.00
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ADVICE NOT GIVEN: A GUIDE TO GETTING OVER YOURSELF

Written by Epstein, Mark
Renowned psychiatrist and author Dr. Mark Epstein presents a how-to guide rooted in two traditions, Buddhism and Western psychotherapy, devoted to maximizing the human potential for living a better life Our ego, and its accompanying sense of nagging self-doubt as we work to be bigger, better, smarter, and more in control, is one affliction we all share.
January 16, 2018 | Hardcover | Penguin Press |
$26.00
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REALITY IS NOT WHAT IT SEEMS: THE JOURNEY TO QUANTUM GRAVITY

Written by Rovelli, Carlo
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January 23, 2018 | Paperback | Riverhead Books |
$16.00
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ANTICANCER LIVING: TRANSFORM YOUR LIFE AND HEALTH WITH THE MIX OF SIX

Written by Jefferies, Alison
An evidence-based plan to reduce cancer risk and support treatment, featuring six pillars of lifestyle change to support health and well-being. Most patients (and many doctors) do not realize that changes in our daily choices and habits can reduce cancer risk; and improve quality of life, increase the chances of survival, and aid in the healing process for those with cancer.
May 1, 2018 | Hardcover | Viking | 304 Pages |
$28.00
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NO IMMEDIATE DANGER: VOLUME ONE OF CARBON IDEOLOGIES

Written by Vollmann, William T
A timely, eye-opening book about climate change and energy generation that focuses on the consequences of nuclear power production, from award-winning author William T. Vollmann In his nonfiction, William T.
April 10, 2018 | Hardcover | Viking |
$40.00
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ENLIGHTENMENT NOW: THE CASE FOR REASON, SCIENCE, HUMANISM, AND PROGRESS

Written by Pinker, Steven
The follow-up to Pinker's groundbreaking The Better Angels of Our Nature presents the big picture of human progress: people are living longer, healthier, freer, and happier lives, and while our problems are formidable, the solutions lie in the Enlightenment ideal of using reason and science. Is the world really falling apart? Is the ideal of progress obsolete?
February 27, 2018 | Hardcover | Viking |
$35.00
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IT'S ALL IN YOUR HEAD

Written by Blanchard, Keith
IT'S ALL IN YOUR HEAD is the true story of what makes up your mind. It's the interactive, easy-to-read, stupendously sourced, user's guide to your brain. This immersive book tackles the questions that keep you up at night: Is your smartphone wrecking your memory? Are believers' and atheists' brains different? Who's smarter: your baby or your dog?
November 1, 2017 | Paperback | Wicked Cow Studios LLC | 208 Pages |
$27.95
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MATTERS OF CARE: SPECULATIVE ETHICS IN MORE THAN HUMAN WORLDS

Written by Puig De La Bellacasa, Maria
To care can feel good, or it can feel bad. It can do good, it can oppress. But what is care? A moral obligation? A burden? A joy? Is it only human?
March 21, 2017 | Paperback | University of Minnesota Press |
$30.00
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I HATE YOU--DON'T LEAVE ME: UNDERSTANDING THE BORDERLINE PERSONALITY (REVISED, UPDATED)

Written by Straus, Hal
A revised and updated edition of the bestselling guide to understanding borderline personality disorder.
December 7, 2010 | Paperback | Perigee Books |
$16.00
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WHAT IT'S LIKE TO BE A DOG: AND OTHER ADVENTURES IN ANIMAL NEUROSCIENCE

Written by Berns, Gregory
Does your dog really love you? Neuroscientist Gregory Berns used an MRI machine to find out.
September 5, 2017 | Hardcover | Basic Books |
$28.00

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