Seven and a Half Lessons about the Brain
  • Author : Lisa Feldman Barrett
  • Release Date : 17 November 2020
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 197
  • ISBN 13 : 9780358157144
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From the author of How Emotions Are Made, a myth-busting primer on the brain, in the tradition of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics and Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

Seven and a Half Lessons about the Brain

Seven and a Half Lessons about the Brain

Author : Lisa Feldman Barrett
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin
Genre : Science
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From the author of How Emotions Are Made, a myth-busting primer on the brain, in the tradition of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics and Astrophysics for People in a Hurry...

Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain

Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain

Author : Lisa Feldman Barrett
Publisher : Picador
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Have you ever wondered why you have a brain? Let renowned neuroscientist Lisa Feldman Barrett demystify that big grey blob between your ears. In seven short essays (plus a bite-sized story about how brains evolved), this slim, entertaining and accessible collection reveals mind-expanding lessons from the front lines of neuroscience ...

Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain

Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain

Author : Lisa Feldman Barrett
Publisher : Pan Macmillan
Genre : Science
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From the bestselling author of How Emotions Are Made 'A series of highly accessible, content-rich and eminently readable essays . . . Fascinating and informative, it is popular science at its best' – Observer 'Small in size but big on ideas . . . [Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain] is absorbing, thought-provoking stuff’ – Evening ...

Seven and a Half Lessons about the Brain

Seven and a Half Lessons about the Brain

Author : Lisa Feldman Barrett
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Genre : Science
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From the author of How Emotions Are Made, a myth-busting primer on the brain in the tradition of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics and Astrophysics for People in a Hurry Have you ever wondered why you have a brain? Let renowned neuroscientist Lisa Feldman Barrett demystify that big gray blob ...

How Emotions Are Made

How Emotions Are Made

Author : Lisa Feldman Barrett
Publisher : HarperCollins
Genre : Psychology
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Preeminent psychologist Lisa Barrett lays out how the brain constructs emotions in a way that could revolutionize psychology, health care, the legal system, and our understanding of the human mind. “Fascinating . . . A thought-provoking journey into emotion science.”—The Wall Street Journal “A singular book, remarkable for the freshness of its ...

The Mind in Context

The Mind in Context

Author : Batja Mesquita,Lisa Feldman Barrett,Eliot R. Smith
Publisher : Guilford Press
Genre : Psychology
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Most psychology research still assumes that mental processes are internal to the person, waiting to be expressed or activated. This compelling book illustrates that a new paradigm is forming in which contextual factors are considered central to the workings of the mind. Leading experts explore how psychological processes emerge from ...

Emotion and Consciousness

Emotion and Consciousness

Author : Lisa Feldman Barrett,Paula M. Niedenthal,Piotr Winkielman
Publisher : Guilford Press
Genre : Psychology
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Presenting state-of-the-art work on the conscious and unconscious processes involved in emotion, this integrative volume brings together leading psychologists, neuroscientists, and philosophers. Carefully organized, tightly edited chapters address such compelling questions as how bodily responses contribute to conscious experience, whether "unconscious emotion" exists, how affect is transmitted from one person ...

The Brain That Changes Itself

The Brain That Changes Itself

Author : Norman Doidge
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Psychology
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“Fascinating. Doidge’s book is a remarkable and hopeful portrait of the endless adaptability of the human brain.”—Oliver Sacks, MD, author of The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat What is neuroplasticity? Is it possible to change your brain? Norman Doidge’s inspiring guide to the new ...