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Train Your Mind, Change Your Brain: How a New Science Reveals Our Extraordinary Potential to Transform Ourselves

By: Begley, Sharon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ballantine: 2007

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2292435

ISBN: 0345479890

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Light edge wear. 2007 Trade Paperback. In this fascinating and far-reaching book, Newsweek science writer Sharon Begley reports on how cutting-edge science and the ancient wisdom of Buddhism have come together to reveal that, contrary to popular belief, we have the power to literally change our brains by changing our minds. Recent pioneering experiments in neuroplasticity–the ability of the brain to change in response to experience–reveal that the brain is capable of altering its structure and function, and even of generating new neurons, a power we retain well into old age. ... View more info

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The Mind and the Brain: Neuroplasticity and the Power of Mental Force

By: Schwartz, Jeffrey M.; Begley, Sharon

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2286285

ISBN: 0060988479

Condition: Near Fine


An excellent copy. 2003 Trade Paperback. xii, 420 pp. A groundbreaking work of science that confirms, for the first time, the independent existence of the mind--and demonstrates the possibilities for human control over the workings of the brain. Conventional science has long held the position that 'the mind' is merely an illusion, a side effect of electrochemical activity in the physical brain. Now in paperback, Dr Jeffrey Schwartz and Sharon Begley's groundbreaking work, The Mind and the Brain, argues exactly the opposite: that the mind has a life of its own. Dr Schwartz, a leading researcher... View more info