Psychology

Books that involve psychology; the study of mental processes and human behavior.

Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Injustice
Naked at Lunch: A Reluctant Nudist's Adventures in the Clothing-Optional World
Black Sheep: The Hidden Benefits of Being Bad
The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness
Misbehaving: The Making of Behavioral Economics
How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the Overparenting Trap and Prepare Your Kid for Success
Fell of Dark
Triggers: Creating Behavior That Lasts--Becoming the Person You Want to Be
Irrationally yours : on missing socks, pick-up lines and other existential puzzles
The Upside of Stress: Why Stress Is Good for You, and How to Get Good at It
Faith Versus Fact: Why Science and Religion Are Incompatible
Head Case: My Brain and Other Wonders
The Awakened Introvert: Practical Mindfulness Skills to Help You Maximize Your Strengths and Thrive in a Loud and Crazy World
Activate Your Brain: How Understanding Your Brain Can Improve Your Work - and Your Life
The Happiness Industry: How the Government and Big Business Sold us Well-Being

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  • The Anxiety Code by Roger Di Pietro
    The Anxiety Code: Deciphering the Purposes of Neurotic Anxiety
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    Detour from Normal is the unbelievable true story of a respected engineer and devoted family man driven to insanity because of misdiagnosis and mistre…more View Details »

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  • The Only Permanent Solution to All Human Problems is the Rati... by Sajith Buvi
    The Only Permanent Solution to All Human Problems is the Rational God
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    Life, Prayer, Sin, Mindfulness, Consciousness, Meditation, Yoga, Heaven, God, Forgiveness, Nirvana and more

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  • Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
    So You've Been Publicly Shamed
    The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business
    David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
    Thinking, Fast and Slow
    Made You Up
    Think Like a Freak
    The Psychopath Test: A Journey Through the Madness Industry
    Better Than Before: Mastering the Habits of Our Everyday Lives
    Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead
    10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Actually Works
    Paperweight
    The Road to Character
    The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are
    Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less
    The Power of Now by Eckhart TolleA New Earth (Oprah #61) by Eckhart TolleSiddhartha by Hermann HesseGazing Into the Eternal by BelsebuubMan's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl
    Best Books on Enlightenment
    165 books — 219 voters
    The Stranger by Albert CamusNotes from Underground by Fyodor DostoyevskyCrime and Punishment by Fyodor DostoyevskyThe Trial by Franz KafkaThe Plague by Albert Camus
    Best Existential Fiction
    208 books — 394 voters

    Stiff by Mary RoachThe Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca SklootThe Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales by Oliver SacksOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken KeseyFrankenstein by Mary Shelley
    Medicine in Literature
    1,038 books — 1,301 voters

    Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel KahnemanThe Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales by Oliver SacksThe Language Instinct by Steven PinkerThe Blank Slate by Steven PinkerHow the Mind Works by Steven Pinker
    Best Cognitive Science Books
    195 books — 189 voters
    Freakonomics by Steven D. LevittGuns, Germs, and Steel by Jared DiamondOutliers by Malcolm GladwellThe Demon-Haunted World by Carl SaganThe Greatest Show on Earth by Richard Dawkins
    Best Pop Science Books
    89 books — 106 voters

    Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
    Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
    Thinking, Fast and Slow
    Man's Search for Meaning
    The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
    The Psychopath Test: A Journey Through the Madness Industry
    The Interpretation of Dreams
    Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience
    Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ
    An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness
    How to Win Friends and Influence People
    The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil
    Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
    Girl, Interrupted
    The Bell Jar

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    Jonah Lehrer Imagine: How Creativity Works
    His Favorite Books to Unleash Creativity: The science writer describes innovative thinking techniques in Imagine and shares his top five books to liberate your mind.
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    C.G. Jung
    Whatever is rejected from the self, appears in the world as an event.
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    Theodore J. Kaczynski
    Imagine a society that subjects people to conditions that make them terribly unhappy then gives them the drugs to take away their unhappiness. Science fiction It is already happening to some extent in our own society. Instead of removing the conditions that make people depressed modern society gives them antidepressant drugs. In effect antidepressants are a means of modifying an individual's internal state in such a way as to enable him to tolerate social conditions that he would otherwise find ...more
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