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On Intelligence
4.11
Mr Hawkins' dream was to encapsulate a basic theory of intelligence in a straightforward plainly written book. Written with science writer Sandra Blak ...more
Jun 2008
Mar 27, 2012
 
Advice for a Young Investigator
3.90
I enjoyed reading this book immensely, although it does need to be taken with a sense of humor in places.

Santiago Ramon y Cajal instructed his followe
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Jun 20, 2012
Jun 20, 2012
 
My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey
3.83
I can see why so many find this book useful and inspiring. I did enjoy the vivid description of the author's state of mind through her experience of a ...more
Jun 23, 2012
Jun 23, 2012
 
Power, Sex, Suicide: Mitochondria and the Meaning of Life
4.24
Informative, engaging, thought-provoking.
Aug 2010
Feb 05, 2012
 
The Machinery of Life
4.34
Textbooks on physiology are replete with cartoons of interacting molecules that attempt to convey only the relevant information without preserving det ...more
Apr 2009
Mar 16, 2012
 
Love's Executioner and Other Tales of Psychotherapy
4.16
A loved reading Dr. Yalom's frank accounts, especially of his own feelings toward his patients. The book is a quick and engaging read that can be enli ...more
Nov 09, 2011
Jan 11, 2012
 
Beyond the Hoax: Science, Philosophy and Culture
3.83
An uncompromising defense of thinking clearly.
Mar 27, 2012
Mar 10, 2012
 
2BR02B
3.92
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Nov 2011
Jun 09, 2012
 
What Do You Care What Other People Think?
4.28
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Jan 2004
Jun 09, 2012
 
The Denial of Death
4.20
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Dec 2006
Jun 08, 2012
 
Descartes' Error: Emotion, Reason and the Human Brain
3.96
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Mar 2008
Jun 09, 2012
 
The Victorian Internet
3.85
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Jan 2006
Jun 08, 2012
 
Probability Theory: The Logic of Science
4.42
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Sep 14, 2012
 
Stumbling on Happiness
3.77
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Jan 2008
Jun 09, 2012
 
Escape from Evil
4.41
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May 15, 2007
Jan 11, 2012
 
A General Theory of Love
4.11
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Jan 2007
Jun 08, 2012
 
Theoretical Neuroscience: Computational and Mathematical Modeling of Neural Systems
4.23
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Dec 2008
Jun 16, 2012
 
The Geography of Thought: How Asians and Westerners Think Differently... and Why
3.78
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Jul 2005
Jun 16, 2012
 
The Eighth Day of Creation
4.51
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Oct 24, 2012
 
The God Particle: If the Universe Is the Answer, What Is the Question?
4.09
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Jan 1997
Jun 09, 2012
 
Politeness: Some Universals in Language Usage
4.23
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May 18, 2012
 
Genesis: The Scientific Quest for Life's Origins
4.14
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Jan 2009
Jun 07, 2012
 
A Universe of Consciousness: How Matter Becomes Imagination
3.94
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Jul 2010
Feb 05, 2012
 
Alistair Cooke's America
4.01
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Jan 1998
Jun 09, 2012
 
Comparative Vertebrate Neuroanatomy: Evolution and Adaptation
4.57
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not set
Feb 08, 2013
 
Phenomenology of Perception
4.11
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May 18, 2012
 
Sensory Transduction
5.00
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Feb 2009
Jun 16, 2012
 
Astonishing Hypothesis: The Scientific Search for the Soul
3.72
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Jan 2007
Jun 09, 2012
 
Some Mistakes of Moses
4.44
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Jun 16, 2012
Jun 16, 2012
 
The Origins of Order: Self-Organization and Selection in Evolution
4.20
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Jun 07, 2012
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