Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl s memoir has riveted generations of readers with its descriptions of life in Nazi death camps and its lessons for spiritual survival Based on his own experience and the stories of his patients, Frankl argues that we cannot avoid suffering but we can choose how to cope wit
Influence, the classic book on persuasion, explains the psychology of why people say yes and how to apply these understandings Dr Robert Cialdini is the seminal expert in the rapidly expanding field of influence and persuasion His thirty five years of rigorous, evidence based research along wit
Alternate cover edition of ISBN 9780062457738 n nIn this generation defining self help guide, a superstar blogger cuts through the crap to show us how to stop trying to be positive all the time so that we can truly become better, happier people n nFor decades, we ve been told that positive thinking i
Paul Watzlawicks kleiner Band Anleitung zum Ungl cklichsein bricht rigoros mit der Vorstellung, Ziel des Menschen sei das Streben nach Gl ck In Form von Metaphern, Aphorismen, Anekdoten und hintergr ndigen Geschichten beschreibt Watzlawick in am santer und ironischer Art die vielf ltigen M glichkei
The book that started the Quiet RevolutionAt least one third of the people we know are introverts They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking who innovate and create but dislike self promotion who favor working on their own over working in teams It is to introverts Rosa Parks, Chopin, Dr.
If a man has lost a leg or an eye, he knows he has lost a leg or an eye but if he has lost a self himself he cannot know it, because he is no longer there to know it Dr Oliver Sacks recounts the stories of patients struggling to adapt to often bizarre worlds of neurological disorder Here are peo
The fiftieth Anniversary Edition of the groundbreaking international bestseller that has shown millions of readers how to achieve rich, productive lives by developing their hidden capacities for love n nMost people are unable to love on the only level that truly matters love that is compounded of mat
A newer edition of this book can be found here n nAfter decades of research, world renowned Stanford University psychologist Carol S Dweck, Ph.D., discovered a simple but groundbreaking idea the power of mindset In this brilliant book, she shows how success in school, work, sports, the arts, and a
Why do our headaches persist after taking a one cent aspirin but disappear when we take a 50 cent aspirin n nWhy does recalling the Ten Commandments reduce our tendency to lie, even when we couldn t possibly be caught n nWhy do we splurge on a lavish meal but cut coupons to save twenty five cents on a
Freud s discovery that the dream is the means by which the unconscious can be explored is undoubtedly the most revolutionary step forward in the entire history of psychology Dreams, according to his theory, represent the hidden fulfillment of our unconscious wishes.
A young woman walks into a laboratory Over the past two years, she has transformed almost every aspect of her life She has quit smoking, run a marathon, and been promoted at work The patterns inside her brain, neurologists discover, have fundamentally changed n nMarketers at Procter Gamble study
Drawing on cutting edge neuroscience and psychology and displaying all of the brilliance that made The Tipping Point a classic, Blink changes the way you ll understand every decision you make Never again will you think about thinking the same way n nMalcolm Gladwell redefined how we understand the w
Everyone knows that high IQ is no guarantee of success, happiness, or virtue, but until Emotional Intelligence, we could only guess why Daniel Goleman s brilliant report from the frontiers of psychology and neuroscience offers startling new insight into our two minds the rational and the emotiona
Psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi s investigations of optimal experience have revealed that what makes an experience genuinely satisfying is a state of consciousness called flow During flow, people typically experience deep enjoyment, creativity, and a total involvement with life Csikszentmih