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The Emotional Brain: The Mysterious Underpinnings of Emotional Life

Joseph Ledoux - Psychology - 1998 - 384 pages
Examines emotions and psychological disorders from a biological perspective, analyzing what emotions are, how they operate in the brain, and how they influence everyday lives
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Narrative Knowing and the Human Sciences

Donald Polkinghorne - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1988 - 232 pages
This book expands the concept of the nature of science and provides a practical research alternative for those who work with people and organizations. Using literary criticism ...
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The Rediscovery of the Mind

John R. Searle - Psychology - 1992 - 286 pages
In this major new work, John Searle launches a formidable attack on current orthodoxies in the philosophy of mind. More than anything else, he argues, it is the neglect of ...
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The Embodied Mind: Cognitive Science and Human Experience

Eleanor Rosch, Evan Thompson, Francisco J. Varela - Psychology - 1992 - 328 pages
The Embodied Mind provides a unique, sophisticated treatment of the spontaneous and reflective dimension of human experience. The authors argue that only by having a sense of ...
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Understanding Intelligence

Rolf Pfeifer, Christian Scheier - Computers - 2001 - 700 pages
By the mid-1980s researchers from artificial intelligence, computer science, brain and cognitive science, and psychology realized that the idea of computers as intelligent ...
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No More Teams!: Mastering the Dynamics of Creative Collaboration

Michael Schrage - Business & Economics - 1995 - 241 pages
Erin doesn't get what all the fuss is about. When did boys stop being friends and start being boyfriends? Why are all the girls in her year shaving their legs and slopping goop ...
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Academic Literacy and the Nature of Expertise: Reading, Writing, and Knowing ...

Cheryl Geisler - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1994 - 354 pages
The first full-length account integrating both the cognitive and sociological aspects of reading and writing in the academy, this unique volume covers educational research on ...
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Without Miracles: Universal Selection Theory and the Second Darwinian Revolution

Gary Cziko - Psychology - 1997 - 394 pages
"The fish's streamlined shape reveals functional knowledge ofthe physical properties of water.... The deadly effectiveness of the cobra's venom shows useful knowledge of the ...
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The Morals and Politics of Psychology: Psychological Discourse and the ...

Isaac Prilleltensky - Psychology - 1994 - 283 pages
This book explores the moral, social, and political implications of dominant psychological theories and practices. The analysis entails the therapeutic uses of psychoanalysis ...
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Existential Cognition: Computational Minds in the World

Ron McClamrock - Philosophy - 1995 - 205 pages
While the notion of the mind as information-processor—a kind of computational system—is widely accepted, many scientists and philosophers have assumed that this account of ...
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