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81 BROWN, PETER C.; ROEDIGER III, HENRY L.; MCDANIEL, MARK A. Make It Stick: The Science Of Successful Learning.
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts and London England: 2014. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
To most of us, learning something "the hard way" implies wasted time and effort. Good teaching, we believe, should be creatively tailored to the different learning styles of students and should use strategies that make learning easier. Make It Stick turns fashionable ideas like these on their head. Drawing on recent discoveries in cognitive psychology and other disciplines, the authors offer concrete techniques for becoming more productive learners. Memory plays a central role in our ability to carry out complex cognitive tasks, such as applying knowledge to problems never before encountered and drawing inferences from facts already known. New insights into how memory is encoded, consolidated, and later retrieved have led to a better understanding of how we learn. Grappling with the impediments that make learning challenging leads both to more complex mastery and better retention of what was learned. Many common study habits and practice routines turn out to be counterproductive. Underlining and highlighting, rereading, cramming, and single-minded repetition of new skills create the illusion of mastery, but gains fade quickly. More complex and durable learning come from self-testing, introducing certain difficulties in practice, waiting to re-study new material until a little forgetting has set in, and interleaving the practice of one skill or topic with another. Speaking most urgently to students, teachers, trainers, and athletes, Make It Stick will appeal to all those interested in the challenge of lifelong learning and self-improvement. Peter C. Brown is a writer and novelist in St. Paul, Minnesota. Henry L. Roediger III is James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Psychology at Washington University in St. Louis. Mark A. McDaniel is Professor of Psychology and Director of the Center for Integrative Research on Cognition, Learning, and Education (CIRCLE) at Washington University in St. Louis. "If you want to read a lively and engaging book on the science of learning, this is a must… Make It Stick benefits greatly from its use of stories about people who have achieved mastery of complex knowledge and skills. Over the course of the book, the authors weave together stories from an array of learners—surgeons, pilots, gardeners, and school and university students—to illustrate their arguments about how successful learning takes place… This is a rich and resonant book and a pleasurable read that will leave you pondering the processes through which you, and your students, acquire new knowledge and skills."—Hazel Christie, Times Higher Education "Many educators are interested in making use of recent findings about the human brain and how we learn… Make It Stick [is] the single best work I have encountered on the subject. Anyone with an interest in teaching or learning will benefit from reading this book, which not only presents thoroughly grounded research but does so in an eminently readable way that is accessible even to students."—James M. Lang, The Chronicle of Higher Education "For a deeper dig into the science of learning, make sure to pick up Make It Stick. It's an illuminating read."—Drake Baer, Business Insider "Aimed primarily at students, parents, and teachers, Make It Stick also offers practical advice for learners of all ages, at all stages of life… With its credible challenge to conventional wisdom, Make It Stick does point the way forward, with a very real prospect of tangible and enduring benefits."—Glenn C. Altschuler, Psychology Today "Presents a compelling case for why we are attracted to the wrong strategies for learning and teaching—and what we can do to remedy our approaches… In clear language, Make It Stick explains the science underlying how people learn. But the authors don't simply recite the research; they show readers how it is applied in real-life learning scenarios, with engaging stories of real people in academic, professional, and sports environments… The learning strategies proposed in this book can be implemented immediately, at no cost, and to great effect… Make It Stick will help you become a much more productive learner."—Stephanie Castellano, TD Magazine "If I could, I would assign all professors charged with teaching undergraduates one book: Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning… It lays out what we know about the science of learning in clear, accessible prose. Every educator—and parent, and student, and professional—ought to have it on their own personal syllabus."—Annie Murphy Paul, The Brilliant blog "This is a quite remarkable book. It describes important research findings with startling implications for how we can improve our own learning, teaching, and coaching. Even more, it shows us how more positive attitudes toward our own abilities—and the willingness to tackle the hard stuff—enables us to achieve our goals. The compelling stories bring the ideas out of the lab and into the real world."—Robert Bjork, University of California, Los Angeles "Learning is essential and life-long. Yet as these authors argue convincingly, people often use exactly the wrong strategies and don't appreciate the ones that work. We've learned a lot in the last decade about applying cognitive science to real-world learning, and this book combines everyday examples with clear explanations of the research. It's easy to read—and should be easy to learn from, too!"—Daniel L. Schacter, author of The Seven Sins of Memory 
Price: 27.55 USD
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82 BROWNE, DR. JOY It's A Jungle Out There, Jane: Understanding The Male Animal.
Crown Publishers, New York: 1999. 0609603574 / 9780609603574 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 13.30 USD
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83 BROWNE, DR. JOY Why They Don't Call When They Say They Will...and Other Mixed Signals.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1989. 067167532X / 9780671675325 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 17.81 USD
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84 BROWNE, JOY. Nobody's Perfect: Advice For Blame-free Living.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1988. 0671648675 / 9780671648671 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
"A brisk, breezy, no-nonsense approach to dealing with a variety of everyday conflicts." - Dr. Susan Forward 
Price: 8.08 USD
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85 BURNSIDE, IRENE; SCHMIDT, MARY GWYNNE (EDITOR). Working With Older Adults: Group Process And Techniques.
Jones & Bartlett, Boston: 1994. 0867206799 / 9780867206791 First Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Presents the state-of-the-art of group work with an older population, reflecting changes and current issues in the field. The editors' aim is to improve the quality of psychological care of older adults through the appropriate use of groups. Includes an Index. 
Price: 87.88 USD
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86 BUSH, RICHARD. A Parents' Guide To Child Therapy.
Delacorte Press, NY: 1980. 0440068703 / 9780440068709 First Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A child and family therapist tells how to know if your child needs help and what kind of help is available. Includes Index. 
Price: 16.01 USD
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87 BUSH, WILMA JO; TAYLOR GILES, MARIAN. Aids To Psycholinguistic Teaching.
Charles E. Merrill Publishing Co., Columbus: 1969. 0675094232 / 9780675094238 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition, with tears to the dustjacket. 
If you work with children who have learning difficulties, or if you plan to do so, this book offers a clear explanation of specific psycholinguistic disabilities and shows how to develop diagnostic teaching procedures which help children overcome them. Includes an Index. 
Price: 8.55 USD
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88 BUSS, DAVID M. The Evolution Of Desire: Strategies Of Human Mating.
BasicBooks, New York: 1994. 0465077501 / 9780465077502 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 14.01 USD
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89 BUTLER, GILLIAN; HOPE, TONY. Managing Your Mind: The Mental Fitness Guide.
Oxford University Press, New York: 1997. 0195111257 / 9780195111255 Sixth Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. Notes on inside back cover. 
A self help book written with the aim of building self-confidence, managing your time, overcoming anxieties, breaking bad habits, stress relief, study effectiveness and dealing with fears and phobias. Index included. 
Price: 2.61 USD
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90 BUTLER, GILLIAN; HOPE, TONY. Managing Your Mind: The Mental Fitness Guide.
Oxford University Press, New York: 1995. 0195103793 / 9780195103793 Second Printing. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
A self help book written with the aim of building self-confidence, managing your time, overcoming anxieties, breaking bad habits, stress relief, study effectiveness and dealing with fears and phobias. Index included. 
Price: 2.85 USD
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91 BUTLER, GILLIAN; HOPE, TONY. Managing Your Mind: The Mental Fitness Guide.
Oxford University Press, New York: 1995. 0195103793 / 9780195103793 Second Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 
A self help book written with the aim of building self-confidence, managing your time, overcoming anxieties, breaking bad habits, stress relief, study effectiveness and dealing with fears and phobias. Index included. 
Price: 2.85 USD
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92 BUXTON, AMITY PIERCE. The Other Side Of The Closet: The Coming Out Crisis For Straight Spouses And Families.
John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York: 1994. 0471021520 / 9780471021520 Fourth Printing. s Softcover. Good condition. 
In two million marriages, one spouse is gay, lesbian, or bisexual. Having a spouse or parent disclose his or her same sex attraction is a shattering experience fraught with pain, confusion, anger, and a profound loss of self-esteem. 
Price: 16.39 USD
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93 BUZAN, TONY. Make The Most Of Your Mind.
Simon and Schuster, Inc., New York: 1984. 0671495194 / 9780671495190 Second Printing. Fireside Book. s Softcover. Fair condition. 
Packed with fascinating information, this book details the latest discoveries about the different mental functions of the left and right sides and the upper and lower portions of the brain; speed reading and note-taking techniques; special memory systems; and it provides self-improvement exercises, "self-checks," and diagrams to help you understand the concepts and apply them to everyday use. Make the Most of Your Mind, then is an indispensable guide for anyone who wants to rouse the sleeping giant of his or her brain to think, learn, read, and memorize more efficiently. Includes an Index. 
Price: 6.56 USD
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94 CAMERON-BANDLER, LESLIE & LEBEAU, MICHAEL. The Emotional Hostage: Rescuing Your Emotional Life.
Real People Press, Moab: 1986. 0932573037 / 9780932573032 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Reading copy. 
As the authors write, "We were hostage to a powerful but little understood force: our own emotions. In our first attempts to struggle free of the grip of our emotions, we learned to appreciate the seriousness of our plight. We also discovered that we were not alone." As Clive Twitchell, Lifestyles Editor of the Medford Mail Tribune, has written, "This is a provocative and incredibly detailed analysis of human emotions. It tells you how and why emotions occur, how you can control them, even how to use them to your advantage." 
Price: 9.36 USD
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95 CAMERON-BANDLER, LESLIE; GORDON, DAVID & LEBEAU. The Emprint Method: A Guide To Reproducing Competence.
Real People Press, Moab: 1985. 0932573029 / 9780932573025 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Reading copy. 
This book is intended to change your mind about what is possible for you to achieve. By the time you finish the final chapter, you will have the tools you need to master an accelerated skill acquisition process - the EMPRINT method - that you can use to turn those possibilities into accomplishments. "This approach has important possibilities for therapy, education and business, but above all for anyone who wants to be happier and fulfilled." - Changes Bookshop Review 
Price: 12.45 USD
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96 CAMPBELL, COYNE H. Induced Delusions: The Psychopathy Of Freudism.
Regent House, Chicago: 1957. First Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. Dustjacket is fairly worn but book is in good condition. 
An original and provocative study of the creator of psychoanalysis, written with humor and understanding. Freud becomes recognizable as a human being, constantly occupied by one case in his entire career - his own. The author ably proves that psychoanalysis is only Freud's own case history, disguised as a contribution to psychiatry, but which has little application to human nature in general. The simplicity and directness in which the pretensions of psychoanalysis are exploded will leave the reader free to study other schools of thought in psychology with firmer scientific foundations. Includes an Index. 
Price: 16.63 USD
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97 CANDLAND, DOUGLAS K. (EDITOR). Emotion: Bodily Change - An Enduring Problem In Psychology, Selected Readings.
Van Nostrand, Princeton. An Insight Book. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Illustrated with 35 photographs and line drawings, recaps the study of emotion as measured by bodily change. Its sixteen carefully selected papers trace theoretical and experimental advances. Includes an Index. 
Price: 15.15 USD
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98 CANDLAND, DOUGLAS KEITH. Feral Children And Clever Animals Reflections On Human Nature.
Oxford University Press, New York/Oxford/London: 1993. 0195074688 / 9780195074680 First Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
In this provocative book, Douglas Candland shows that as we begin to understand the way animals and non-speaking humans "think," we hold up a mirror of sorts to our own mental world, and gain profound insights into human nature. Weaving together diaries, contemporary newspaper accounts, and his own enlightening commentary, Candland brings to life a series of extraordinary stories. He begins with a look at past efforts to civilize feral children. We meet Victor, the Wild Boy of Aveyron, now famous as the subject of a Truffaut film; Kaspar Hauser, raised in a cell, civilized, and then assassinated; and the Wolf Girls of India, found early this century huddled among wolf pups in a forest den (they were originally believed to be ghosts by superstitious villagers, who nearly shot them as they were being captured). In each case, it was hoped that the study of these children would help clarify the age-old nature/nurture debate, but, as Candland shows, so much of the information "revealed" was really only a projection of beliefs previously held by the investigating scientists. Candland then turns to "clever animals." We learn how the investigation of "Clever Hans," the German horse who could calculate square roots, proved to be a first step in the direction of behaviorism (researchers found that Hans was being tipped off by the subtle and unwitting body language of his owner and other observers, who would bend almost imperceptibly at the waist with every hoof beat, and stand erect when the correct count was reached). And Candland discusses the many attempts to communicate with our closest neighbor, the apes. We read of Richard Lynch Garner's 1892 experiment living with chimpanzees in Gabon (he taught one to say the French word "feu"), and of Gua, raised by W.N. and L.A. Kellogg alongside their own son Donald, and of the latest successes of teaching sign language to such precocious apes as Sarah, Sherman, Austin, and Koko. Throughout, Candland illuminates the boldest and most intriguing efforts yet to extend our world to that of our fellow creatures. And he shows that, in the end, our effort to "make contact" is a reflection of the way in which we as a species create and order our universe. Humans have long shown a wish to connect with the silent minds around them. In assembling and interpreting the compelling tales in this book, Candland offers us a new understanding not only of the animal kingdom, but of the very nature of humanity, and our place in the great chain of being. Douglas Keith Candland is Professor of Psychology and Animal Behavior at Bucknell University. He has written for publications as diverse as The New Yorker and American Psychologist, and is the author of Psychology: The Experimental Approach (Second Edition, 1978), Emotion (1977), and Psychology (1962). "Penetrating....A work of profound scholarship." - Thomas E. Lovejoy, Smithsonian Institution "Fascinating." - Los Angeles Times "Scholarly and sensitive, this is absorbing reading." - Booklist "Beautifully written and scholarly...represents a carefully woven tapestry of work on the history of science, philosophy, and psychology." - American Anthropologist 
Price: 23.23 USD
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99 CANDLAND, DOUGLAS KEITH. Feral Children And Clever Animals Reflections On Human Nature.
Oxford University Press, New York/Oxford/London: 1995. 0195102843 / 9780195102840 Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
In this provocative book, Douglas Candland shows that as we begin to understand the way animals and non-speaking humans "think," we hold up a mirror of sorts to our own mental world, and gain profound insights into human nature. Weaving together diaries, contemporary newspaper accounts, and his own enlightening commentary, Candland brings to life a series of extraordinary stories. He begins with a look at past efforts to civilize feral children. We meet Victor, the Wild Boy of Aveyron, now famous as the subject of a Truffaut film; Kaspar Hauser, raised in a cell, civilized, and then assassinated; and the Wolf Girls of India, found early this century huddled among wolf pups in a forest den (they were originally believed to be ghosts by superstitious villagers, who nearly shot them as they were being captured). In each case, it was hoped that the study of these children would help clarify the age-old nature/nurture debate, but, as Candland shows, so much of the information "revealed" was really only a projection of beliefs previously held by the investigating scientists. Candland then turns to "clever animals." We learn how the investigation of "Clever Hans," the German horse who could calculate square roots, proved to be a first step in the direction of behaviorism (researchers found that Hans was being tipped off by the subtle and unwitting body language of his owner and other observers, who would bend almost imperceptibly at the waist with every hoof beat, and stand erect when the correct count was reached). And Candland discusses the many attempts to communicate with our closest neighbor, the apes. We read of Richard Lynch Garner's 1892 experiment living with chimpanzees in Gabon (he taught one to say the French word "feu"), and of Gua, raised by W.N. and L.A. Kellogg alongside their own son Donald, and of the latest successes of teaching sign language to such precocious apes as Sarah, Sherman, Austin, and Koko. Throughout, Candland illuminates the boldest and most intriguing efforts yet to extend our world to that of our fellow creatures. And he shows that, in the end, our effort to "make contact" is a reflection of the way in which we as a species create and order our universe. Humans have long shown a wish to connect with the silent minds around them. In assembling and interpreting the compelling tales in this book, Candland offers us a new understanding not only of the animal kingdom, but of the very nature of humanity, and our place in the great chain of being. Douglas Keith Candland is Professor of Psychology and Animal Behavior at Bucknell University. He has written for publications as diverse as The New Yorker and American Psychologist, and is the author of Psychology: The Experimental Approach (Second Edition, 1978), Emotion (1977), and Psychology (1962). "Penetrating....A work of profound scholarship." - Thomas E. Lovejoy, Smithsonian Institution "Fascinating." - Los Angeles Times "Scholarly and sensitive, this is absorbing reading." - Booklist "Beautifully written and scholarly...represents a carefully woven tapestry of work on the history of science, philosophy, and psychology." - American Anthropologist 
Price: 57.95 USD
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100 CANTOR, ALFRED J. Ridding Yourself Of Psychosomatic Health-wreckers.
Pasrker Publishing Company Inc., West Nyack: 1967. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A book for those who sincerely wish to make themselves well. It is for you if you are ready to recognize the enormous power of "Instant Self Therapy" and the wonders it has worked. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.54 USD
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