Score: 4.5
From 307 Ratings

Why We Sleep


  • Author: Matthew Walker
  • Release Date : 2017-10-03
  • Genre: Life Sciences
  • File Size: 11673549 Bytes


“Why We Sleep is an important and fascinating book…Walker taught me a lot about this basic activity that every person on Earth needs. I suspect his book will do the same for you.” —Bill GatesA New York Times bestseller and international sensation, this “stimulating and important book” (Financial Times) is a fascinating dive into the purpose and power of slumber.With two appearances on CBS This Morning and Fresh Air's most popular interview of 2017, Matthew Walker has made abundantly clear that sleep is one of the most important but least understood aspects of our life. Until very recently, science had no answer to the question of why we sleep, or what good it served, or why we suffer such devastating health consequences when it is absent....

Score: 4.5
From 57 Ratings

Verbal Judo, Second Edition


  • Author: George J. Thompson, PhD
  • Release Date : 2013-12-17
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • File Size: 578499 Bytes


Verbal Judo is the martial art of the mind and mouth that can show you how to be better prepared in every verbal encounter. Listen and speak more effectively, engage people through empathy (the most powerful word in the English language), avoid the most common conversational disasters, and use proven strategies that allow you to successfully communicate your point of view and take the upper hand in most disputes.Verbal Judo offers a creative look at conflict that will help you defuse confrontations and generate cooperation from your spouse, your boss, and even your teenager. As the author says, "when you react, the event controls you. When you respond, you’re in control."This new edition features a fresh new cover and a foreword demonstrating the l...

Advanced Applied Psychology 2 Vols  Set

Advanced Applied Psychology 2 Vols Set


  • Author : Ram Nath Sharma
  • Publisher : Atlantic Publishers & Dist
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 8126903562


Advanced Applied Psychology 2 Vols Set Book Description :

Advanced Applied Psychology Is The Most Important Branch Of Psychology Encompassing Applications Of Psychological Knowledge In All Areas Of Psychology. Though Several Books Are Available On Applied Psychology, There Is Hardly Any Book Covering The Entire Spectrum Of Psychology Applied To Various Areas Of Life. This Book Entitled Advanced Applied Psychology Has Been Designed To Fill Up This Gap. Published In Two Volumes, Volume I Deals With Psychology Applied To Education, Human Development And Psychological Disorders, While Volume Ii Covers Psychology Applied To Crime, Society And Industry. Within The Scope Of These Two Volumes The Book Covers The Courses Of All The Indian Universities For Undergraduate And Postgraduate Degrees In Psychology.Written ...

General Psychology 2 Vols  Set

General Psychology 2 Vols Set


  • Author : Ram Nath Sharma, S.S. Chandra
  • Publisher : Atlantic Publishers & Dist
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 8126903031


General Psychology 2 Vols Set Book Description :

General Psychology Is Prescribed As A Compulsory Subject For Undergraduate And Postgraduate Degrees Of Psychology In Every University Of India.Though A Number Of Books Have Been Written By Indian And Foreign Authors On This Subject, Still A Need Is Felt For A Comprehensive Volume, Based On Authentic Studies, Both Indian And Western. A Fine Attempt Has Been Made To Meet This Need Of The Students Of All The Indian Universities.Starting With Introduction To The Subject, This Book Deals With Response Mechanism; Levels Of Consciousness; Sensations And Sense Organs; Perception; Attention; Emotion; Motivation; Memory; Imagination And Belief; Thinking And Reasoning; Concept Formation; Learning; Measurement; Intelligence; Creativity; Personality; Language And...

Handbook Of Eyewitness Psychology 2 Volume Set

Handbook Of Eyewitness Psychology 2 Volume Set


  • Author : Rod C. L. Lindsay
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2014-05-12
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317777823


Handbook Of Eyewitness Psychology 2 Volume Set Book Description :

The Handbook of Eyewitness Psychology presents a survey of research and legal opinions from international experts on the rapidly expanding scientific literature addressing the accuracy and limitations of eyewitnesses as a source of evidence for the courts. For the first time, extensive reviews of factors influencing witnesses of all ages – children, adults, and the elderly – are compiled in a single pair of volumes. The disparate research currently being conducted in eyewitness memory in psychology, criminal justice, and legal studies is coherently presented in this work. Volume 1 covers memory for events. Volume 2 cover memory for people....

Industrial And Organisational Psychology  2 Vols

Industrial And Organisational Psychology 2 Vols


  • Author : H.L. Kaila
  • Publisher : Gyan Publishing House
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Personnel management
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 8178355256


Industrial And Organisational Psychology 2 Vols Book Description :

The book deals with the psychology generally found in an industry and an organisation and its management for the maximum exposition of the human resources to the realisation to the founding aims against adds. Very useful for Students, Teachers, Businessmen, Professionals....

Handbook of Social Psychology
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Handbook of Social Psychology


  • Author : Susan T. Fiske
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-02-15
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780470137499


Handbook of Social Psychology Book Description :

Collects entries that discuss topics in the field of social psychology....

Energy Psychology

Energy Psychology


  • Author : Dawson Church
  • Publisher : Elite Books
  • Release Date : 2010-09
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781604151046


Energy Psychology Book Description :

Energy Psychology: Theory, Research, and Treatment is a peer-reviewed professional journal dedicated to reporting developments in the field of energy psychology (EP) that are of interest to heathcare professionals and researchers. It contains original empirical research into the efficacy of EP methods; theoretical, experimental and basic science papers illuminating the mechanisms of action of EP; clinical insights on the application of EP to various populations, and interfaces with other interventions; book reviews, and abstracts published in other journals that are of relevance to the EP field. Its goal is to further the development of EP as an evidence-based method in the healing sciences....

Psychology II Super Review

Psychology II Super Review


  • Author : Research & Education Association Editors
  • Publisher : Research & Education Assoc.
  • Release Date : 2012-06-14
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0738665126


Psychology II Super Review Book Description :

Get all you need to know with Super Reviews! Each Super Review is packed with in-depth, student-friendly topic reviews that fully explain everything about the subject. The Psychology II Super Review explores topics in human development, personality, motivation and emotion, abnormal and social behavior, and psychotherapy. Take the Super Review quizzes to see how much you've learned - and where you need more study. Makes an excellent study aid and textbook companion. Great for self-study! DETAILS - From cover to cover, each in-depth topic review is easy-to-follow and easy-to-grasp - Perfect when preparing for homework, quizzes, and exams! - Review questions after each topic that highlight and reinforce key areas and concepts - Student-friendly language...

Psychology II Essentials

Psychology II Essentials


  • Author : Linda Leal
  • Publisher : Research & Education Assoc.
  • Release Date : 2012-09-14
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0738667358


Psychology II Essentials Book Description :

REA's Essentials provide quick and easy access to critical information in a variety of different fields, ranging from the most basic to the most advanced. As its name implies, these concise, comprehensive study guides summarize the essentials of the field covered. Essentials are helpful when preparing for exams, doing homework and will remain a lasting reference source for students, teachers, and professionals. Psychology II includes human development, personality and how it relates to intelligence, motivation and emotion, abnormal and social behavior, and psychotherapy....

Handbook of Gender Research in Psychology

Handbook of Gender Research in Psychology


  • Author : Joan C. Chrisler
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2010-03-12
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1441914676


Handbook of Gender Research in Psychology Book Description :

Donald R. McCreary and Joan C. Chrisler The Development of Gender Studies in Psychology Studies of sex differences are as old as the ?eld of psychology, and they have been conducted in every sub?eld of the discipline. There are probably many reasons for the popularity of these studies, but three reasons seem to be most prominent. First, social psychological studies of person perception show that sex is especially salient in social groups. It is the ?rst thing people notice about others, and it is one of the things we remember best (Fiske, Haslam, & Fiske, 1991; Stangor, Lynch, Duan, & Glass, 1992). For example, people may not remember who uttered a witty remark, but they are likely to remember whether the quip came from a woman or a man. Second, many...