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Thought Revolution - Updated with New Stories

by William A. Donius Atria Books (August 26, 2014)

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.


Catch the Fire: An Art-full Guide to Unleashing the Creative Power of Youth, Adults and Communities

by Peggy Taylor & Charlie Murphy New Society Publishers (December 23, 2013)

The key to facilitating vibrant, deep, and motivating programs for youth and adults.


Where Does Art Come From?

by William Kluba Allworth (April 01, 2014)

William Kluba, author, takes an in-depth look at the origins of inspiration and ideas, to help us better understand where creativity comes from in our bodies and minds, and to understand how this intangible...


Drawing Autism

by Jill Mullin & Temple Grandin Akashic Books (March 03, 2014)

Autism spectrum disorder is found in one of every eighty-eight children—this gorgeous book offers powerful insight into the disorder.


Drawing Life: Narratives and the Sense of Self

by Thomas J. Cottle Hamilton Books (November 21, 2013)

Cottle examines the ways people interpret their life experiences and construct meanings for the events they have encountered. In reading the sixteen life studies in Drawing Life, we encounter both inner reflections...


Everyone's An Artist (or At Least They Should Be)

by Ron Tite, Scott Kavanagh & Christopher Novais Collins (September 20, 2016)

Can a Canali-clad million-dollar banker learn anything from a paint-stained artist? Definitely. Especially now.

Clearly, succeeding in business is an art form. We’ve informally labelled activities and pursuits...


Creators

by Paul Johnson HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

Kingsley Amis described Paul Johnson's Intellectuals as “a valuable and entertaining Rogues' Gallery of Adventures of the Mind.” Now the celebrated journalist and historian offers Creators, a companion volume...


Creative Expression Activities for Teens: Exploring Identity through Art, Craft and Journaling

by Bonnie Thomas Jessica Kingsley Publishers (June 15, 2011)

This book is bursting with art and journal activities, creative challenges, and miniature projects, all of which help teenagers to understand and express who they are and what is important to them. These fun...


Discover How to Control Ideas, Decisions and Affirmations

by Perry Inc. Ritthaler eBookIt.com (December 13, 2012)

This e-book is full of beautiful color illustrations of animals and landscapes. "Discover How to Control Ideas, Decisions and Affirmations" is a training manual which can help you move your life in a steadily...


The Power of Mindful Learning

by Ellen J. Langer & Rachel Frawley Hachette Book Group (May 22, 2018)

Radical in its implications, this original and important work may change forever the views we hold about the nature of learning.

In The Power of Mindful Learning, Ellen Langer uses her innovative theory of mindfulness,...


Rest

by Alex Soojung-Kim Pang & Adam Sims Hachette Book Group (December 06, 2017)

"Rest is such a valuable book. If work is our national religion, Pang is the philosopher reintegrating our bifurcated selves."--Arianna Huffington, New York Times Book ReviewFor most of us, overwork is the new...


Make Better Pictures

by Henry Horenstein Little, Brown and Company (November 05, 2018)

Henry Horenstein may be the world's bestselling photography teacher, with more than 700,000 copies of his photography manuals sold. Now, in this easily digestible book of wisdom, he distills a career's worth...


Quirky

by Melissa A Schilling PublicAffairs (February 12, 2018)

The science behind the traits and quirks that drive creative geniuses to make spectacular breakthroughs

What really distinguishes the people who literally change the world -- those creative geniuses who give...


The Yellow House

by Martin Gayford Little, Brown and Company (October 30, 2009)

This chronicle of the two months in 1888 when Paul Gauguin shared a house in France with Vincent Van Gogh describes not only how these two hallowed artists painted and exchanged ideas, but also the texture of...


Rest

by Alex Soojung-Kim Pang Basic Books (December 05, 2016)

"Rest is such a valuable book. If work is our national religion, Pang is the philosopher reintegrating our bifurcated selves."---Arianna Huffington, New York Times Book Review

Overwork is the new normal. Rest...


LSD: Doorway to the Numinous

by Stanislav Grof Park Street Press (February 12, 2009)

A pioneering book that explores the unknown landscape of human consciousness induced by LSD and other psychedelics

• Shows the relationship between shamanism, near death experiences, and other mystical and...


The Hidden Habits of Genius

by Craig Wright & Fred Sanders HarperAudio (October 06, 2020)

?An unusually engaging book on the forces that fuel originality across fields.? --Adam Grant

Looking at the 14 key traits of genius, from curiosity to creative maladjustment to obsession, Professor Craig Wright,...


The Great Questions of Tomorrow

by David Rothkopf Simon & Schuster Audio / Ted (April 18, 2017)

We are on the cusp of a sweeping revolution--one that will change every facet of our lives. The changes ahead will challenge and alter fundamental concepts such as national identity, human rights, money, and...


In Praise of Wasting Time

by Alan Lightman Simon & Schuster Audio / Ted (May 15, 2018)

In this timely and essential book that offers a fresh take on the qualms of modern day life, Professor Alan Lightman investigates the creativity born from allowing our minds to freely roam, without attempting...


Secrets of a Creativity Coach

by Eric Maisel & Stephen Vernon Motivational Press (December 22, 2014)

An inside look at the creativity coaching process with twenty-five real-life examples of the correspondence between one of the world's most renowned creativity coaches and his clients

Having worked with all types...


In Pursuit of Elegance

by Matthew E. May, Malcolm Hillgartner & Guy Kawasaki Blackstone Publishing (June 11, 2009)

What made The Sopranos finale one of the most talked about events in television history? Why is Sudoku so addictive and the iPhone so darned irresistible? What do Jackson Pollock and Lance Armstrong have in...


A Perfect Mess

by Eric Abrahamson & David H. Freedman Little, Brown & Company (January 03, 2007)

Ever since Einstein's study of Brownian Motion, scientists have understood that a little disorder can actually make systems more effective. But most people still shun disorder-or suffer guilt over the mess they...


Quirky

by Melissa A Schilling & Erin Bennett PublicAffairs (February 13, 2018)

The science behind the traits and quirks that drive creative geniuses to make spectacular breakthroughs

What really distinguishes the people who literally change the world -- those creative geniuses who give...


Life Finds a Way

by Andreas Wagner & Alex Hyde-White Basic Books (June 11, 2019)

How the principles of biological innovation can help us overcome creative challenges in art, business, and science

In Life Finds a Way, biologist Andreas Wagner reveals the deep symmetry between innovation in...


Life Finds a Way

by Andreas Wagner Basic Books (June 11, 2019)

How the principles of biological innovation can help us overcome creative challenges in art, business, and science

In Life Finds a Way, biologist Andreas Wagner reveals the deep symmetry between innovation in...


Creative Superpowers

by Laura Jordan Bambach, Mark Earls, Daniele Fiandaca & Scott Morrison Unbound (June 28, 2018)

Do you remember what it was like to be a child? A time when your imagination would run rife and it was easy to imagine yourself as a superhero? What was your superpower? Flying at the speed of light, X-ray vision,...


TIME The Science of Creativity

The Psychology of Genius

by William Hirsch & Sully James Literature and Knowledge Publishing (April 12, 2018)

pThis book deals with the Psychology of Genius and the relation between Genius and Insanity. /p p"The psychological analysis of famous poets will show that the intellectual function is no whit less important...


Make Better Pictures

by Henry Horenstein Little, Brown and Company (October 23, 2018)

Henry Horenstein may be the world's bestselling photography teacher, with more than 700,000 copies of his photography manuals sold. Now, in this easily digestible book of wisdom, he distills a career's worth...


In Praise of Wasting Time

by Alan Lightman Simon & Schuster/ Ted (May 15, 2018)

In this timely and essential book that offers a fresh take on the qualms of modern day life, Professor Alan Lightman investigates the creativity born from allowing our minds to freely roam, without attempting...


LIVE

by T. Byram Karasu Hamilton Books (November 30, 2017)

We all have indistinct outlines of our life’s trajectory, but we need to formulate a much clearer guiding principle of existence and learn the art of living. From our accumulated knowledge base, we need some...


First Sight: ESP and Parapsychology in Everyday Life

by James C. Carpenter Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (March 23, 2012)

Carpenter offers a new way of looking at ESP, telepathy, clairvoyance, precognition and other parapsychological activities that affect our everyday lives. Often seen as supernatural, anomalous, unpredictable,...


LSD: Doorway to the Numinous

by Stanislav Grof Park Street Press (February 12, 2009)

A pioneering book that explores the unknown landscape of human consciousness induced by LSD and other psychedelics

• Shows the relationship between shamanism, near death experiences, and other mystical and...


LSD, Spirituality, and the Creative Process: Based on the Groundbreaking Research of Oscar Janiger, M.D.

by Oscar Janiger, Marlene Dobkin de Rios & Rick Strassman Park Street Press (April 28, 2003)

An exploration of how LSD influences imagination and the creative process.

• Based on the results of one of the longest clinical studies of LSD that took place between 1954 and 1962, before LSD was illegal....


Career Solutions for Creative People

by Ronda Ormont Allworth (May 01, 2005)

Dr. Ronda Ormont has written a comprehensive guide to finding a career that can both feed your wallet and fuel your personal creative endeavors. Included are real-life profiles, sample forms and worksheets,...


Play Intelligence

by James W. Findlay UPA (December 30, 2014)

On the whim of an idea, a sophomore student, unlike any other sophomore, takes on the might of the academic world with one of the most thought provoking books written on psychology and philosophy. Play Intelligence:...


Masochism and the Emergent Ego

by Esther Menaker & Leila Lerner Jason Aronson, Inc. (May 01, 1996)

Esther Menaker sees the ego as an evolutionary achievement emerging from the relational matrix of mother and child and the product of numerous psychosocial forces. She places particular emphasis on the individual's...


Banish Your Inner Critic

by Denise Jacobs Mango (June 06, 2017)

Amazon Hot New Release!

Silence the Voice of Self Doubt Are you ready to boost your personal productivity — minus the fear and loathing? Are you ready to Banish Your Inner Critic and unleash the creative ideas...


Soon

by Andrew Santella Dey Street Books (March 13, 2018)

“Well-researched…[Soon] argues that in many cases eminent figures have done great work while putting off work they were supposed to be doing. Procrastination might, for some people, be part of innovation...


Mindfulness, 25th anniversary edition

by Ellen J. Langer Da Capo Lifelong Books (October 14, 2014)

Ellen J. Langer, Harvard professor of psychology, determines that the mindless following of routine and other automatic behaviors lead to much error, pain and a predetermined course of life. In this thought-provoking...


EXTRAORDINARY LIFE SKILLS

by Mel ARAT NEW YORK CITY BOOKS (March 15, 2017)

Harvard University educated Mel Arat in Extraordinary Life Skills provides skills and tools for an innovative and creative life style. There are four types of people in this world: Sub-ordinary, ordinary, extraordinary...


Galvanizing Performance

by Cathy Madden, Kathleen Juhl, Harvey Thurmer & Kate Conklin et al. Singing Dragon (August 21, 2017)

The Alexander Technique is a specific form of mind/body practice that focusses on improving efficiency through learning and understanding movement and behavior. Galvanizing Performances applies the teachings...


Art Therapy Across Cultural and Race Boundaries

by Lorette Dye Jessica Kingsley Publishers (July 21, 2017)

With an international focus, this book considers how race and culture can impact the practice of art therapy and how art therapists can work effectively with clients belonging to cultures different to their...


The Power of Different

by Gail M.D. Saltz Flatiron Books (March 06, 2017)

A powerful and inspiring examination of the connection between the potential for great talent and conditions commonly thought to be ?disabilities,? revealing how the source of our struggles can be the origin...


The Runaway Species

by David Eagleman & Anthony Brandt Catapult (October 01, 2017)

The Runaway Species: How human creativity remakes the world is a deep-dive into the creative mind, a celebration of the human spirit, and a vision of how humanity can improve our future by understanding and...


The MuSense Program

by Olga V. Samsonova-Jellison, Roberta S. Adler, Grant Howarth & Xueyan Hua et al. Jessica Kingsley Publishers (June 21, 2017)

This book offers the practical, ready-to-use MuSense program. Originally designed for music therapists working with individuals with profound multiple disabilities, the MuSense program provides comprehensive...


Expressive Arts in Therapy, Education, Social and Ecological Change, and Research

by Ellen G. Levine, Stephen K. Levine, Paolo J. Knill & Melinda Ashley Meyer DeMott et al. Jessica Kingsley Publishers (June 21, 2017)

This collection reflects on the theory and application of expressive arts today in therapy, education, research and social and ecological change. Bringing the understanding of expressive arts into its contemporary...


inGenius: A Crash Course on Creativity

by Tina Seelig HarperOne (April 17, 2012)

Imaginative. Innovative. Ingenious. These words describe the visionaries we all respect and admire. And they can describe you, too. Contrary to common belief, creativity is not a gift some of us are born with....


Outsider Art and Art Therapy

by Rachel Cohen Jessica Kingsley Publishers (May 18, 2017)

Outsider art, traditionally the work of psychiatric patients, offenders and minority groups, and art therapy have shared histories of art created in psychiatric care. As the two fields grow, this book reveals...


The Powers of Thought

by Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov Editions Prosveta (March 15, 2012)

p strongPresentation/strong /p pLearn to use the strength of the mind./p pMany people still imagine that thoughts are forms of abstractions that have no real existence, at least outside of themselves. And yet...