Mlodinow, L. Subliminal: How your Unconscious Mind Rules your Behavior. Pantheon Books, NY: 2012.

Mlodinow, L. Subliminal: How your Unconscious Mind Rules your Behavior. Pantheon Books, NY: 2012. This category of “thinking otherwise” is devoted to what I would like to have ...

Accelerated Learning: A Sputtering Saga With Potential

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Math Phobia and the Math Wars

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Shenk, J.W. “The Powers of Two.” Finding the Essence of Innovation in Creative Pairs. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, NY: 2014.

Review: Shenk, J.W. “The Powers of Two.” Finding the Essence of Innovation in Creative Pairs. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, NY: 2014. The dust cover says,” A lyrical, revelatory ...

Science and Technology or Liberal Arts—a False Choice

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Mental Blocks: Identifying them to Free Your Mind

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Accelerated Learning: A Sputtering Saga

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Is America Declining?

Is America Declining? A few months ago, The Nation, a liberal weekly publication, had in its commentary section a discussion of whether or not the United States was in decline. The ...

High Tech, Economic Value and the New Digital Age

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Knowing One’s Self: Mindset and Intelligence

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