• Sleights Of Mind

    Sleights of Mind

    What the Neuroscience of Magic Reveals about Our Everyday Deceptions

    Magic- it mystifies, confounds, and delights. But how does it actually work? This book explores the ways in which magicians use the mind's intrinsic properties to trick the brain. It is a revolutionary look at the science behind magic-what leads the mind to believe tricks are real and how magicians actually use the brain's own logic to achieve this.
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  • The Body has a Mind of Its Own

    The Body Has a Mind of Its Own

    How Body Maps in Your Brain Help You Do (Most) Everything Better

    In this compelling, cutting-edge book, two generations of science writers explore the exciting science of "body maps" in the brain-and how startling new discoveries about the mind-body connection can change and improve our lives.
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  • On Intelligence

    On Intelligence

    How a New Understanding of the Brain Will Lead to the Creation of Truly Intelligent Machines

    From the inventor of the Palm Pilot comes a revolutionary new theory of intelligence and a bold vision for the future of intelligent machines... Now, with this brilliant book about the true nature of human intelligence, Hawkins stands ready to revolutionize both neuroscience and computing in one stroke.
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  • What About the Kids

    What About the Kids?

    Raising Your Children Before,During, and After Divorce

    How can you genuinely protect your children during and after divorce? Renowned child psychologist Judith Wallerstein has spent most of her career studying children and divorce, and she answers this important question based on thirty years of in-depth interviews with children of divorce and their parents.
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  • The Unexpected Legacy of Divorce

    The Unexpected Legacy of Divorce

    A 25 Year Landmark Study

    Twenty-five years ago, Judith Wallerstein began talking to a group of 131 children whose parents were all going through a divorce. She asked them to tell her about the intimate details of their lives, which they did with remarkable candor.
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  • Phantoms in the Brain

    Phantoms in the Brain

    Probing the Mysteries of the Human Mind

    Neuroscientist VS. Ramachandran is internationally renowned for uncovering answers to the deep and quirky questions of human nature that few scientists have dared to address. His bold insights about the brain are matched only by the stunning simplicity of his experiments...
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  • The Good Marriage

    The Good Marriage

    How and Why Love Lasts

    0urs is a culture of divorce, yet some couples have happy, long-lasting marriages. What is their secret? When so many marriages fail miserably, why do others succeed? This remarkable book has the answers.
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  • Second Chances

    Second Chances

    Men, Women and Children a Decade After Divorce
    Who Wins, Who Loses -- and Why

    From time to time a book appears that is immediately recognized as a cultural marker, directly addressing an entire generation and bringing about profound shifts in public consciousness.
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