Posts Tagged ‘Gerald Edelman’

The Leading Brain: A book review by Bob Morris

The Leading Brain: Powerful Science-Based Strategies for Achieving Peak Performance
Friederike Fabricius and Hands Hagemann
TarcherPerigee/Penguin Random House (February 2017).

Here are several science-based strategies that can drive peak performance

Although by no means an authority in the multiple dimensions of … READ MORE

Uncommon Genius: A book review by Bob Morris

Uncommon GeniusUncommon Genius: How Great Ideas Are Born
Denise Shekerjian
Penguin Books

Forty unique perspectives on “the idea of creativity itself, the spark of creative impulse”

I envy Denise Shekerjian because she had the opportunity to interview … READ MORE

Mind Wide Open: A book review by Bob Morris

Mind Wide Open: Your Brain and the Neuroscience of Everyday Life
Steven Johnson
Scribner/Simon & Schuster (2004)

How and why the brain sciences can help to “open wide the mind’s caged door”

I read this book before Steven Johnson’s later works, The Ghost Map (2006) … READ MORE

Thinking, Fast and Slow: A book review by Bob Morris

Thinking, Fast and Slow
Daniel Kahneman
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (2011)

Why I think this is one of the most important books published during the past decade

Given the number and quality of the reviews of this book that have already appeared, there really … READ MORE