Best Sellers: Psychology, October 31, 2013

January 2013 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

  1. Sticks and Stones: Defeating the Culture of Bullying and Rediscovering the Power of Character and Empathy
    Bazelon, Emily
    Random House
    2013. ISBN 9780812992809. $27
  2. One Nation Under Stress: The Trouble with Stress As an Idea
    Becker, Dana
    Oxford University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780199742912. $35
  3. Our Racist Heart? An Exploration of Unconscious Prejudice in Everyday Life
    Beattie, Geoffrey
    2013. ISBN 9780415612968. $135
  4. Why Humans Like To Cry: Tragedy, Evolution, and the Brain
    Trimble, Michael R.
    Oxford University Press
    2012. ISBN 9780199693184. $29.95
  5. Evolution and Human Sexual Behavior
    Gray, Peter B.
    Harvard University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780674072732. $39.95
  6. Sidetracked: Why Our Decisions Get Derailed, and How We Can Stick to the Plan
    Gino, Francesca
    Harvard Business Review Press
    2013. ISBN 9781422142691. $25
  7. The Human Spark: The Science of Human Development
    Kagan, Jerome
    Basic Books
    2013. ISBN 9780465029822. $28.99
  8. The Science of Love
    Dunbar, Robin
    John Wiley
    2012. ISBN 9781118397657. $25.95
  9. Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People
    Banaji, Mahzarin R.
    2013. ISBN 9780553804645. $27
  10. The Mind Within the Brain: How We Make Decisions and How Those Decisions Go Wrong
    Redish, A. David
    Oxford University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780199891887. $35
  11. The Anatomy of Violence: The Biological Roots of Crime
    Raine, Adrian
    2013. ISBN 9780307378842. $35
  12. Pieces of Light: How the New Science of Memory Illuminates the Stories We Tell About Our Pasts
    Fernyhough, Charles
    2013. ISBN 9780062237897. $26.99
  13. Studying Human Behavior: How Scientists Investigate Aggression and Sexuality
    Longino, Helen E.
    University of Chicago Press
    2013. ISBN 9780226492872. $75
  14. Mindvaults: Sociocultural Grounds for Pretending and Imagining
    Bogdan, Radu J.
    MIT Press
    2013. ISBN 9780262019118. $35
  15. Free To Learn: Why Unleashing the Instinct To Play Will Make Our Children Happier, More Self-Reliant, and Better Students for Life
    Gray, Peter
    Basic Books: Perseus
    2013. ISBN 9780465025992. $27.99
  16. How Everyone Became Depressed: The Rise and Fall of the Nervous Breakdown
    Shorter, Edward
    Oxford University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780199948086. $29.95
  17. Missing Out: In Praise of the Unlived Life
    Phillips, Adam
    Farrar, Straus & Giroux
    2013. ISBN 9780374281113. $25
  18. Consciousness and the Social Brain
    Graziano, Michael S.A.
    Oxford University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780199928644. $29.95
  19. Drunk Tank Pink: And Other Unexpected Forces That Shape How We Think, Feel, and Behave
    Alter, Adam
    Penguin Press
    2013. ISBN 9781594204548. $25.95
  20. The Lives of Erich Fromm: Love’s Prophet
    Friedman, Lawrence J.
    Columbia University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780231162586. $29.95
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