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  • Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life, One Night at a Time

    Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life, One Night at a Time

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology,Social Science
    Author: Arianna Huffington
    Duration: 09:58:00

    We are in the midst of a sleep deprivation crisis, writes Arianna Huffington, the co-founder and editor in chief of The Huffington Post. And this has profound consequences on our health, our job performance, our relationships and our happiness. What is needed, she boldly asserts, is nothing short o ... [ more ]

  • High Self-Esteem and Unshakable Confidence: The Science of Feeling Great!

    High Self-Esteem and Unshakable Confidence: The Science of Feeling Great!

    Genre: Psychology,Lectures,Psychology,Lectures,Psychology,Lectures
    Author: Made for Success
    Duration: 06:14:00

    Feeling confident, enjoying your life, and being successful doesn't happen by accident. Would knowing how to stop negative thinking be helpful to you? With the tools in this groundbreaking audio program, you will discover the best methods to change old behavior patterns and use your mind to feel poi ... [ more ]

  • Thus Spake Zarathustra

    Thus Spake Zarathustra

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
    Duration: 12:42:00

    Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (1844–1900) was a nineteenth-century German philosopher. He wrote critical texts on religion, morality, contemporary culture, philosophy and science, using a distinctive German language style and displaying a fondness for aphorism. Nietzsche's influence remains substantia ... [ more ]

  • Thinking, Fast and Slow

    Thinking, Fast and Slow

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Daniel Kahneman
    Duration: 20:05:00

    The guru to the gurus at last shares his knowledge with the rest of us. Nobel laureate Daniel Kahneman's seminal studies in behavioral psychology, behavioral economics, and happiness studies have influenced numerous other authors, including Steven Pinker and Malcolm Gladwell. In Thinking, Fast and S ... [ more ]

  • Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

    Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Angela Duckworth
    Duration: 09:22:37

    Why do naturally talented people frequently fail to reach their potential while other far less gifted individuals go on to achieve amazing things? The secret to outstanding achievement is not talent, but a passionate persistence. In other words, grit. MacArthur Genius Award-winning psychologist ... [ more ]

  • Capture: Unraveling the Mystery of Mental Suffering

    Capture: Unraveling the Mystery of Mental Suffering

    Genre: Science & Technology,Health and Medicine,Psychology
    Author: David A. Kessler
    Duration: 09:36:13

    Why do we think, feel, and act in ways we wished we did not? For decades, New York Times bestselling author Dr. David A Kessler has studied this question with regard to tobacco, food, and drugs. Over the course of these investigations, he identified one underlying mechanism common to a broad range o ... [ more ]

  • Myths of Happiness: What Should Make You Happy, but Doesn't, What Shouldn't Make You Happy, but Does

    Myths of Happiness: What Should Make You Happy, but Doesn't, What Shouldn't Make You Happy, but Does

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Sonja Lyubomirsky
    Duration: 07:31:00

    Happiness expert Sonja Lyubomirsky's research-based lessons in how to find opportunity in life's thorniest moments In The Myths of Happiness, Sonja Lyubomirsky isolates the major turning points of adult life, looking to both achievements (marriage, children, professional satisfaction, wealth) a ... [ more ]

  • Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges

    Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Amy Cuddy
    Duration: 09:19:17

    How can we be our strongest selves in life's most challenging situations? We often approach these situations - job interviews, difficult conversations, speaking up for ourselves - with anxiety and leave them with regret. Moments that require us to be genuine and powerful instead cause us to feel pho ... [ more ]

  • Anatomy of Hope: How People Prevail in the Face of Illness

    Anatomy of Hope: How People Prevail in the Face of Illness

    Genre: Science & Technology,Health and Medicine,Psychology
    Author: Jerome Groopman
    Duration: 05:46:00

    An inspiring and profoundly enlightening exploration of one doctor’s discovery of how hope can change the course of illness Since the time of the ancient Greeks, human beings have believed that hope is essential to life. Now, in this groundbreaking book, Harvard Medical School professor and New ... [ more ]

  • Proust Was a Neuroscientist

    Proust Was a Neuroscientist

    Genre: Science & Technology,History & Philosophy,Psychology
    Author: Jonah Lehrer
    Duration: 07:41:00

    In this technology-driven age, it's tempting to believe that science can solve every mystery. After all, science has cured countless diseases and even sent humans into space. But as Jonah Lehrer argues in this sparkling debut, science is not the only path to knowledge. In fact, when it comes to unde ... [ more ]

  • Skeleton Cupboard: The Making of a Clinical Psychologist

    Skeleton Cupboard: The Making of a Clinical Psychologist

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Tanya Byron
    Duration: 09:27:00

    In my session with Imogen, the words were still not coming. I had to move past my own frustration and relax. But it is very hard to relax when you are looking into the eyes of a mute little girl who wants to be dead. You don't want to relax; you want to pull her into your arms, hold her and then sha ... [ more ]

  • Smarter: The New Science of Building Brain Power

    Smarter: The New Science of Building Brain Power

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Dan Hurley
    Duration: 08:14:00

    Expanding upon one of the most-read New York Times Magazine features of 2012, Smarter penetrates the hot new field of intelligence research to reveal what researchers call a revolution in human intellectual abilities. Shattering decades of dogma, scientists began publishing studies in 2008 showing t ... [ more ]

  • Selfishness of Others:An Essay on the Fear of Narcissism

    Selfishness of Others:An Essay on the Fear of Narcissism

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Kristin Dombek
    Duration: 04:02:03

    They're among us, but they are not like us. They manipulate, lie, cheat, and steal. They are irresistibly charming and accomplished, appearing to live in a radiance beyond what we are capable of. But narcissists are empty. No one knows exactly what everyone else is full of-some kind of a soul, or pe ... [ more ]

  • Retrain Your Anxious Brain

    Retrain Your Anxious Brain

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology,Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Daylle Deanna Schwartz, John Tsilimparis
    Duration: 06:47:00

    Trouble sleeping, panic attacks, knots in your stomach, excessive worry, doubts, phobias—anxiety comes in many shapes and sizes, and affects millions of people. But you don’t have to suffer anymore. In Retrain Your Anxious Brain, renowned therapist and anxiety expert John Tsilimparis, MFT, shares th ... [ more ]

  • Brain: The Story of You

    Brain: The Story of You

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology,Social Science
    Author: David Eagleman
    Duration: 05:37:09

    This is the story of how your life shapes your brain, and how your brain shapes your life. Locked in the silence and darkness of your skull, the brain fashions the rich narratives of your reality and your identity. Join renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman for a journey into the questio ... [ more ]

  • Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence--From Domestic Abuse to Political Terror

    Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence--From Domestic Abuse to Political Terror

    Genre: Psychology
    Author: Judith Lewis Herman
    Duration: 13:10:00

    Universally recognized as a classic in the field of psychology, Judith Herman brings a level of societal understanding to a set of problems usually considered individually in her examination of such issues as domestic violence, political terror, and rape. ... [ more ]

  • Mind and the Brain: Neuroplasticity and the Power of Mental Force

    Mind and the Brain: Neuroplasticity and the Power of Mental Force

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology,Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Jeffrey M. Schwartz, Sharon Begley
    Duration: 14:30:00

    A groundbreaking work of science that confirms, for the first time, the independent existence of the mind–and demonstrates the possibilities for human control over the workings of the brain. Conventional science has long held the position that 'the mind' is merely an illusion, a side effe ... [ more ]

  • Hero with a Thousand Faces

    Hero with a Thousand Faces

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology,Social Science,Science & Technology,Psychology,Social Science,Science & Technology,Psychology,Social Science
    Author: Joseph Campbell
    Duration: 14:39:16

    Since its release in 1949, The Hero with a Thousand Faces has influenced millions of readers by combining the insights of modern psychology with Joseph Campbell's revolutionary understanding of comparative mythology. In this book, Campbell outlines the Hero's Journey, a universal motif of adventure ... [ more ]

  • Rewire

    Rewire

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Richard O'Connor
    Duration: 10:20:00

    We humans tend to get in our own way time and time again—whether it comes to not speaking up for ourselves, going back to bad romantic partners, dieting for the umpteenth try, or acting on any of a range of bad habits we just can’t seem to shake. In Rewire, renowned psychotherapist Richard O’Connor, ... [ more ]

  • Dream Psychology

    Dream Psychology

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Sigmund Freud
    Duration: 06:05:00

    Not a few serious-minded students, [...], have been discouraged from attempting a study of Freud’s dream psychology. The book in which he originally offered to the world his interpretation of dreams was as circumstantial as a legal record to be pondered over by scientists at their leisure, not to be ... [ more ]