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The Resource Mind over mind : the surprising power of expectations, Chris Berdik

Mind over mind : the surprising power of expectations, Chris Berdik

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Mind over mind : the surprising power of expectations
Title
Mind over mind
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the surprising power of expectations
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Chris Berdik
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Language
eng
Summary
"How our fast-forward minds make something out of nothing. From a healing placebo to a run on the bank, the self-fulfilling potential of expectations has been observed for years. But now neuroscientists and psychologists are beginning to solve the mysteries of our expectant brain and applying their findings to field ranging from medicine to sports to education. Mind over Mind explores the frontiers of expectations research, revealing how our brains work in the future tense and how our assumptions bend reality. It shows how expectations can sometimes make us healthier, stronger, smarter, and more successful while other times leave us depressed and defeated"--
Summary
"How our fast-forward minds make something out of nothing. From a healing placebo to a run on the bank, the self-fulfilling potential of expectations has been observed for years. But now neuroscientists and psychologists are beginning to solve the mysteries of our expectant brain and applying their findings to field ranging from medicine to sports to education. Mind over Mind explores the frontiers of expectations research, revealing how our brains work in the future tense and how our assumptions bend reality. It shows how expectations can sometimes make us healthier, stronger, smarter, and more successful while other times leave us depressed and defeated"--
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10165572
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Berdik, Chris
Dewey number
153.4
Index
index present
LC call number
BF323.E8
LC item number
B47 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Expectation (Psychology)
  • Thought and thinking
  • Cognitive psychology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Cognitive Psychology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / General
Target audience
adult
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the surprising power of expectations
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Mind over mind : the surprising power of expectations, Chris Berdik
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ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9781591845096.jpg
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2012019144
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9781591845096
Lccn
2012019144
Label
Mind over mind : the surprising power of expectations, Chris Berdik
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9781591845096.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2012019144
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9781591845096
Lccn
2012019144

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