The Emotional Life Of Your Brain

Author: Richard J. Davidson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101560576
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This longawaited book by a pioneer in brain research offers a new model of our emotions- their origins, their power, and their malleability. For more than thirty years, Richard Davidson has been at the forefront of brain research.

The Emotional Brain

Author: Joseph Ledoux
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684836599
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Examines emotions and psychological disorders from a biological perspective, analyzing what emotions are, how they operate in the brain, and how they influence everyday lives

The Emotional Intelligence Of Jesus

Author: Roy M. Oswald
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 156699781X
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Richard Davidson— with Sharon Begley, author of Train Your Mind, Change
Your Brain—has written The Emotional Life of Your Brain,2 bringing this material
to us nonscientists in everyday language. (More on Davidson and Begley later.)
Emotional traits are characteristics that authors are using to describe emotional
intelligence. They are a set of skills that demonstrate competence in a particular
interpersonal, intrapersonal, intragroup, and intergroup function. Intergroup
functions ...

Learn Or Die

Author: Edward D. Hess
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231538278
Size: 37.36 MB
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Immordino-Yang and Damasio, “We Feel, Therefore We Learn”; Davidson and
Begley, The Emotional Life of Your Brain, 113–136. 10. Berns, Iconoclast. 11.
Clore and Palmer, “Affective Guidance of Intelligent Agents,” 2. 12. Ibid. 13. Ibid.
14. Ibid., 1. 15. See, for example, The Center for Positive Organizations at the
Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, at http://positiveorgs.bus.umich.
edu; Kim S. Cameron, Practicing Positive Leadership: Tools and Techniques
That Create ...

Interpersonal Communication

Author: Teri Kwal Gamble
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483322041
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... September 14, 2011, p. A14. 8. See Richard J. Davidson and Sharon Begley,
The Emotional Life of Your Brain, New York: Hudson Street Press, 2012. 9.
Carroll E. Izard, Human Emotions, New York: Plenum, 1977, p. 10. Howard
Gardner, Multiple Intelligences: The Theory in Practice, New York: Basic Books,
1993, p. 9. See Davidson and Begley, Emotional Life of Your Brain. I. Ruisel, “
Social Intelligence: Conception and Methodological Problems,” Studia
Psychologica, 34, 1992, p.

Stuff Your Face Or Face Your Stuff

Author: Dorothy K. Breininger
Publisher: Health Communications, Inc.
ISBN: 0757317383
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For the past three years, neuroscientist Richard Davidson, author of The
Emotional Life of Your Brain and founder of the Center for Investigating Healthy
Minds, has been starting programs in schools in Vancouver and, more recently,
in Madison, Wisconsin.5 The techniques used with children as young as four
years old are quite simple. To improve a child's ability to pay attention—and also
improve their studying abilities—a stone is put on a child's stomach, and they
learn to focus on ...

Full Catastrophe Living Revised Edition

Author: Jon Kabat-Zinn
Publisher: Bantam
ISBN: 0345539729
Size: 58.81 MB
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... no difference in the degree of helping displayed by the mindfulness group or
the compassion group. This finding supports the view that mindfulness itself is an
expression of kindness and compassion and can be deepened through ongoing
practice. Many other lines of evidence suggest that there is a strong relationship
between emotions—and what is called emotional style—and health. These are
expertly and compellingly described in the book The Emotional Life of Your Brain
 ...

Learning To Breathe

Author: Patricia C. Broderick
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
ISBN: 1608827852
Size: 50.13 MB
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The emotional life of your brain: How its unique patterns affect the way you think,
feel, and live—and how you can change them. With S. Begley. New York:
Hudson Street Press. Jennings, P. A. and M. T. Greenberg (2009). The prosocial
classroom: Teacher social and emotional competencies in relation to student and
classroom outcomes. Review of Educational Research, 79(1), 491–525.
KabatZinn, J. (1990). Full catastrophe living: Using the wisdom of your body and
mind to face ...

The Altruistic Brain

Author: Donald W Pfaff
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199377480
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That is, the brain adapts, establishing neural pathways that accustom us to
continued good behavior. In his most recent book, The Emotional Life of Your
Brain, he observes that “[N]​ature has endowed the human brain with a
malleability and flexibility that lets it adapt to the demands of the world it finds
itself in. The brain is neither immutable nor static but continuously remodeled by
the lives we lead.” Such adaptations could be straightforward: laying down new
synaptic connections.

My Age Of Anxiety

Author: Scott Stossel
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0385351321
Size: 44.55 MB
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The Emotional Life of Your Brain. Hudson Street Press, 2012. Davis, Lennard J.
Obsession: A History. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. Davison,
Gerald D., and John M. Neale. Abnormal Psychology, 5th ed. John Wiley and
Sons, 1990. Dayhoff, Signe A. Diagonally-Parked in a Parallel Universe: Working
Through Social Anxiety. Effectiveness-Plus Publications, 2000. de Botton, Alain.
Status Anxiety. New York: Pantheon Books, 2004. DeGrandpre, Richard. The
Cult of ...