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The Nurture Effect: How the Science of Human Behavior Can Improve Our Lives ...

Anthony Biglan - 2015 - Psychology - Limited preview
A fascinating look at the evolution of behavioral science, the revolutionary way it’s changing the way we live, and how nurturing environments can increase people’s well-being in virtually every aspect of our society, from early childhood ...
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The Myth of Mirror Neurons: The Real Neuroscience of Communication and Cognition

Gregory Hickok - 2014 - Science - Limited preview
An essential reconsideration of one of the most far-reaching theories in modern neuroscience and psychology. In 1992, a group of neuroscientists from Parma, Italy, reported a new class of brain cells discovered in the motor cortex of the macaque ...
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The Primordial Violence: Spanking Children, Psychological Development ...

Murray Arnold Straus, Emily M. Douglas, Rose Anne Medeiros - 2013 - Family & Relationships - No preview available
A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2014! Why do parents hit those they love? What effect does it have on children? What can be done to end this pattern? These are some of the questions explored in The Primordial Violence. Featuring longitudinal ...
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Through a Dog's Eyes: Understanding Our Dogs by Understanding How They See ...

Jennifer Arnold - 2010 - Pets - Limited preview
A “transformative,”* inspiring book with the power to change the way we understand and communicate with our dogs. Few people are more qualified to speak about the abilities and potential of dogs than Jennifer Arnold, who for twenty years has ...
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Lay the Favorite: A Memoir of Gambling

Beth Raymer - 2010 - Biography & Autobiography - No preview available
Documents the author's high-stakes adventures in the world of sports betting, tracing how she arrived in Vegas hoping to become a cocktail waitress only to be seduced by the adrenaline-fueled gambler's lifestyle and its surfeit of illusory ...
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What Shamu Taught Me About Life, Love, and Marriage: Lessons for People from ...

Amy Sutherland - 2008 - Self-Help - Limited preview
While observing exotic animal trainers for her acclaimed book Kicked, Bitten, and Scratched, journalist Amy Sutherland had an epiphany: What if she used these training techniques with the human animals in her own life–namely her dear husband ...
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Don't Shoot the Dog!: The New Art of Teaching and Training

Karen Pryor - 2002 - Behavior modification - No preview available
Includes a new section on clicker training.
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