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    Emotions

    By David Sanders

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    Selfie: How We Became So Self-Obsessed and What It\'s Doing to Us

    By Will Storr

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    We live in the age of the individual. We are supposed to be slim, prosperous, happy, extroverted and popular. This is our culture's image of the perfect self. We see this person everywhere: in advertising, in the press, all over social media. We're told that to be this person you...

    Cycle of Excellence

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    How do the good become great? Practice! From musicians and executives to physicians and drivers, aspiring professionals rely on deliberate practice to attain expertise.

    The Sociocultural Brain: A Cultural Neuroscience Approach to Human Nature

    By Shihui Han

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    Providing a new perspective on human brain functional organization, this book examines how sociocultural experience interacts with genes in shaping brain and behavior. Reviewing numerous studies, it considers the nature of the human brain and implications for education, cross-cultural conflict, and the clinical treatment of mental disorders.

    Thinking about the Emotions: A Philosophical History

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    Leading philosophers offer a rich survey of the development of our understanding of the emotions, discussing major thinkers from antiquity to the 20th century. Thinking about the Emotions is a fascinating and illuminating study of how philosophers have grappled with this intriguing part of our nature as beings who feel...

    Arts in Health

    By Daisy Fancourt

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    Over the past few decades, the use of the arts in health has blossomed. What, for many centuries, was seen as a fringe activity is now being recognised as a field that has enormous potential for impacting positively on both individuals and societies. However, despite this surge in interest and...

    Built for Growth

    By John Danner

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    Are You a Driver, an Explorer, a Crusader, or a Captain?Many factors shape the success or failure of a new business, whether it's a stand-alone startup or a venture inside a larger corporation. But the most important and least understood of these factors is the personality of the entrepreneur--the particular...

    Complexity in Classroom Foreign Language Learning Motivation

    By Richard J. Sampson

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    This book explores how complex systems theory can contribute to the understanding of classroom language learner motivation through an extended examination of the dynamic conditions operating in a foreign language classroom in Japan. Its reflexive, narrative approach shines light on the evolving nature of research and role of the researcher.

    How to Pass Numerical Reasoning Tests: Over 550 Practice Questions

    By Heidi Smith

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    How to Pass Numerical Reasoning Tests is designed to help candidates who are lacking practice or confidence. An overview of the basics is followed by a step-by-step guide to the skills you need to master before taking such a test.

    Ethics in Forensic Psychology Practice

    By Kirk Heilbrun

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    AN AUTHORITATIVE GUIDE TO THE CURRENT SPECIALTY GUIDELINES FOR FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY Ethics in Forensic Psychology Practice is a comprehensive and authoritative resource that addresses major concerns of professionals who conduct evaluations, provide treatment, carry out research, as well as a guide for those who teach and train in diverse legal...

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