Best Sellers: Physiology, November 17, 2011

February 2011 to date as identified by YBP Library Services.

1) Braintrust: What Neuroscience Tells Us About Morality
Churchland, Patricia S.
Princeton University Press
2011. ISBN 9780691137032. $24.95

2) The Science of Drinking: How Alcohol Affects Your Body and Mind
Dasgupta, Amitava
Rowman & Littlefield
2011. ISBN 9781442204096. $34.95

3) The Compass of Pleasure: How Our Brains Make Fatty Foods, Orgasm, Exercise, Marijuana, Generosity, Vodka, Learning, and Gambling Feel So Good
Linden, David J.
2011. ISBN 9780670022588. $26.95

4) Social Neuroscience: Toward Understanding the Underpinnings of the Social Mind
Todorov, Alexander
Oxford University Press
2011. ISBN 9780195316872. $89.50

5) Engineering Animals: How Life Works
Denny, Mark
Belknap: Harvard University Press
2011. ISBN 9780674048546. $35

6) Brain Bugs: How the Brain’s Flaws Shape Our Lives
Buonomano, Dean
W.W. Norton
2011. ISBN 9780393076028. $25.95

7) World Wide Mind: The Coming Integration of Humanity, Machines, and the Internet
Chorost, Michael
Free Press: Simon & Schuster
2011. ISBN 9781439119143. $26

8) Mind and Brain: A Critical Appraisal of Cognitive Neuroscience
Uttal, William R.
MIT Press
2011. ISBN 9780262015967. $55

9) Hermaphroditism: A Primer on the Biology, Ecology, and Evolution of Dual Sexuality
Avise, John C.
Columbia University Press
2011. ISBN 9780231153867. $60

10) Galvani’s Spark: The Story of the Nerve Impulse
McComas, Alan J.
Oxford University Press
2011. ISBN 9780199751754. $65

11) The Organisation of Mind
Shallice, Tim
Oxford University Press
2011. ISBN 9780199579242. $65

12) Why Red Doesn’t Sound Like a Bell: Understanding the Feel of Consciousness
O’Regan, J. Kevin
Oxford University Press
2011. ISBN 9780199775224. $59.95

13) Enzyme Kinetics: Rapid-Equilibrium Applications of Mathematica
Alberty, Robert A.
John Wiley
2011. ISBN 9780470639320. $149.95

14) Gender and the Science of Difference: Cultural Politics of Contemporary Science and Medicine
Fisher, Jill A.
Rutgers University Press
2011. ISBN 9780813550466. $72

15) Adaptation and Well-Being: Social Allostasis
Schulkin, Jay
Cambridge University Press
2011. ISBN 9780521509923. $75

16) Does Aging Stop?
Mueller, Laurence D.
Oxford University Press
2011. ISBN 9780199754229. $49.95

17) The Optimism Bias: A Tour of the Irrationally Positive Brain
Sharot, Tali
2011. ISBN 9780307378484. $25.95

18) Statistical Analysis of fMRI Data
Ashby, F. Gregory
MIT Press
2011. ISBN 9780262015042. $45

19) RNA: Life’s Indispensable Molecule
Darnell, James
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
2011. ISBN 9781936113194. $40

20) Quirk: Brain Science Makes Sense of Your Peculiar Personality
Holmes, Hannah
Random House
2011. ISBN 9781400068401. $26

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