Cognitive Classics

Understand how the mind works.

The Distracted Mind
Book
 

Adam Gazzaley and Larry D. Rosen

MIT Press, 2016

(8)

If you get distracted easily, here’s why and here’s how to regain cognitive control.
The Power of Habit
Book
 

Charles Duhigg

Random House, 2012

(9)

You can change your life by mastering your habits.
Priceless
Book
 

William Poundstone

Hill and Wang, 2010

(8)

Understanding how pricing tricks manipulate you into spending money: priceless.
Brain-Wise
Book

Patricia Smith Churchland

MIT Press, 2002

(9)

Neuroscience meets philosophy on controversial proving grounds: free will, the existence of God, and who are you, anyway?