Best Sellers: Psychology, March 7, 2013

May 2012 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

1) The Brain: Big Bangs, Behaviors, and Beliefs
DeSalle, Rob
Yale University Press
2012. ISBN 9780300175226. $29.95

2) Born Together—Reared Apart: The Landmark Minnesota Twin Study
Segal, Nancy L.
Harvard University Press
2012. ISBN 9780674055469. $49.95

3) Trusting What You’re Told: How Children Learn from Others
Harris, Paul L.
Belknap Harvard
2012. ISBN 9780674065727. $26.95

4) Beyond Human Nature: How Culture and Experience Shape the Human Mind
Prinz, Jesse
W.W. Norton
2012. ISBN 9780393061758. $29.95

5) The War of the Sexes: How Conflict and Cooperation Have Shaped Men and Women from Prehistory to the Present
Seabright, Paul
Princeton University Press
2012. ISBN 9780691133010. $24.95

6) Curious Behavior: Yawning, Laughing, Hiccupping, and Beyond
Provine, Robert R.
Belknap: Harvard University Press
2012. ISBN 9780674048515. $24.95

7) Good Thinking: Seven Powerful Ideas That Influence the Way We Think
Cummins, Denise D.
Cambridge University Press
2012. ISBN 9780521192040. $70

8) Are We Getting Smarter? Rising IQ in the Twenty-First Century
Flynn, James R.
Cambridge University Press
2012. ISBN 9781107028098. $65

9) The Nature-Nurture Debates: Bridging the Gap
Goldhaber, Dale
Cambridge University Press
2012. ISBN 9780521195362. $85

10) Hallucinations
Sacks, Oliver
Alfred A. Knopf
2012. ISBN 9780307957245. $26.95

11) Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You: Busting Myths About Human Nature
Fuentes, Agustín
University of California Press
2012. ISBN 9780520269712. $27.50

12) The Self Illusion: How the Social Brain Creates Identity
Hood, Bruce
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780199897599. $29.95

13) Subliminal: How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior
Mlodinow, Leonard
2012. ISBN 9780307378217. $25.95

14) Inventing Intelligence: How America Came To Worship IQ
Castles, Elaine E.
2012. ISBN 9781440803376. $37

15) The Wisdom of Psychopaths: What Saints, Spies, and Serial Killers Can Teach Us About Success
Dutton, Kevin
Farrar, Straus & Giroux
2012. ISBN 9780374291358. $26

16) Louder Than Words: The New Science of How the Mind Makes Meaning
Bergen, Benjamin K.
Basic Books: Perseus
2012. ISBN 9780465028290. $27.99

17) Nonverbal Communication: Science and Applications
Matsumoto, David
SAGE Publications
2013. ISBN 9781412999304. $40

18) Grounding Social Sciences in Cognitive Sciences
Sun, Ron
MIT Press
2012. ISBN 9780262017541. $50

19) Do Apes Read Minds? Toward a New Folk Psychology
Andrews, Kristin
MIT Press
2012. ISBN 9780262017558. $38

20) The Guardian of All Things: The Epic Story of Human Memory
Malone, Michael S.
St. Martin’s
2012. ISBN 9780312620318. $25.99

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