Category: Cognition

Books
Category Title Author Rating Description
Cognition Consciousness Explained Daniel C. Dennett
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The only complete theory of consciousness I have ever encountered.
Cognition Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion Robert B. Cialdini
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Modern sales techniques rely on quirks of the human psyche to get their effect.
Cognition Why God Won't Go Away Newberg, D'Aquill, & Rause
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Despite its provocative title, this book is actually fairly supportive of religion and human belief systems in general.
Cognition The Power of Persuasion Robert Levine
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Humans spend huge quantities of time trying to convince others to do, say, or think.
Cognition The Meme Machine Susan Blackmore
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A seminal work on the subject of memes, ideas that breed and transmit between human minds much like genes transmit...
Cognition On Intelligence Jeff Hawkins
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Examination of the human neocortex in the context in hopes of building a silicon equivalent.
Cognition Mind Wide Open Steven Johnson
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This book very successfully applies the findings of neuroscience and behavioral studies to everyday life.
Cognition A Brief Tour of Human Consciousness V.S. Ramachandran
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This book's primary virtue is that it is brief.
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