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  • A Book About Love
    Views : 323
    Pages : 304

    by: Jonah Lehrer

    Publisher: pSimon & Schuster

    Book Description

    Journalist Lehrer addresses the power of human attachment.

    The author, two of whose earlier books were taken out of print for plagiarism and invention of quotations and who lost his job at the New Yorker as a result, avoids any such potential problems in a book that is as nebulous as its title suggests. Lehrer footnote ... more

    Publish on

    2016-07-12

    ISBN-10: 1476761396

    ISBN-13: 9781476761398

    Language: English

  • How We Decide
    Views : 455
    Pages : 302

    by: Jonah Lehrer

    Publisher: pHoughton Mifflin Company

    Book Description

    A Gladwellian exploration of the brain’s inner workings during the decision-making process.

    Given the recent deluge of pop-science books, readers may find it difficult to make a selection. Enter Seed and Scientific American contributor Lehrer’s second book (Proust Was a Neuroscientist, 2007), a laudable attempt to ... more

    Publish on

    0000-00-00

    ISBN-10: 0618620117

    ISBN-13: 9780618620111

    Language: English

  • Proust Was a Neuroscientist
    Views : 238
    Pages : 256

    by: Jonah Lehrer

    Publisher: pHoughton Mifflin Harcourt

    Book Description

    Would George Eliot have been better looking if she’d put on a pair of lab goggles? Would Paul Cézanne have seen any better?

    Eliot, of course, has been the bane of unwilling high-school students for generations. The scientifically inclined among them, however, might thrill to find out that she had a fine sense of how the mind works. So p ... more

    Publish on

    2007-11-01

    ISBN-10: 0618620109

    ISBN-13: 9780618620104

    Language: English