Psychology Books

Strangers to Ourselves: Unsettled Minds and the Stories That Make Us By Rachel Aviv Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374600846
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 13th, 2022

The acclaimed, award-winning New Yorker writer Rachel Aviv offers a groundbreaking exploration of mental illness and the mind, and illuminates the startling connections between diagnosis and identity.


Rationality: What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters By Steven Pinker Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525562016
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Published: Penguin Books - September 27th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“In our uncertain age, which can so often feel so dark and disturbing, Steven Pinker has distinguished himself as a voice of positivity.” – New York Times


The Book of Phobias and Manias: A History of Obsession By Kate Summerscale Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780593489758
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Published: Penguin Books - September 27th, 2022

From the winner of the Edgar Award and the Samuel Johnson Prize, a cultural history of “everyday madness”

The Book of Phobias and Manias is a thrilling compendium of 99 obsessions that have shaped us all, the rare and the familiar, from ablutophobia (a horror of washing) to syllogomania (a compulsion to hoard) to zoophobia (a fear of animals).
 


How Do We Know Ourselves?: Curiosities and Marvels of the Human Mind By David G. Myers Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374601959
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - November 1st, 2022

“Each chapter is a gem of insight into the human experience, cut and polished to perfection by the renowned psychologist David Myers. Better than any book I can recall, this book answers questions about why we think, feel, and act as we do—but also makes us curious to learn more.” —Angela Duckworth


Neuropedia: A Brief Compendium of Brain Phenomena By Eric H. Chudler, Kelly Chudler (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Eric H. Chudler, Kelly Chudler (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780691213576
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Published: Princeton University Press - November 22nd, 2022

A fun and fact-filled A-Z treasury for anyone with a head on their shoulders


Thinking 101: How to Reason Better to Live Better By Woo-kyoung Ahn Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250805959
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Published: Flatiron Books - September 13th, 2022

“An INVALUABLE RESOURCE to anyone who wants to think better.” —Gretchen Rubin

Award-winning YALE PROFESSOR Woo-kyoung Ahn delivers “A MUST-READ
a smart and compellingly readable guide to cutting-edge research into how people think.” (Paul Bloom)

“A FUN exploration.”
Dax Shepard


Unwinding Anxiety: New Science Shows How to Break the Cycles of Worry and Fear to Heal Your Mind By Judson Brewer Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593421406
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Published: Avery - August 30th, 2022

New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller

A step-by-step plan clinically proven to break the cycle of worry and fear that drives anxiety and addictive habits


Good Anxiety: Harnessing the Power of the Most Misunderstood Emotion By Dr Wendy Suzuki Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781982170745
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Published: Atria Books - September 6th, 2022

World-renowned neuroscientist and author of Healthy Brain, Happy Life has developed an “absolute game-changer” (Conscious Conversations podcast) for managing unwarranted anxiety and turning it into a powerful asset.

We are living in the age of anxiety, a situation that often makes us feel as if we are locked into an endless cycle of stress, sleeplessness, an


The Things We Love: How Our Passions Connect Us and Make Us Who We Are By Aaron Ahuvia, PhD Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316498227
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Published: Little, Brown Spark - July 19th, 2022

An "exciting and engaging" investigation (Jonah Berger) of the secret, tangled emotional relationships people have with things—drawing on cutting-edge findings from the fields of psychology, neuroscience, and marketing.

Books, baseball cards, ceramic figurines, art, iPhones, clothing, cars, music, dolls, furniture, and even nature itself.


All the Living and the Dead: From Embalmers to Executioners, an Exploration of the People Who Have Made Death Their Life's Work By Hayley Campbell Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250281845
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Published: St. Martin's Press - August 16th, 2022

A deeply compelling exploration of the death industry and the people—morticians, detectives, crime scene cleaners, embalmers, executioners—who work in it and what led them there.


Between Us: How Cultures Create Emotions By Batja Mesquita Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781324002444
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 19th, 2022

Featured in Behavioral Scientist’s Summer Book List 2022

A pioneer of cultural psychology argues that emotions are not innate, but made as we live our lives together.


Dope Therapy: A Radical Guide to Owning Your Therapy Journey By Shani Tran Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780744054934
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Published: Alpha - August 23rd, 2022

Seeking help is hard. Dope Therapy makes it easier.