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Ornstein, Robert E. (Robert Evan) 1942-

Overview
Works: 125 works in 618 publications in 12 languages and 20,361 library holdings
Genres: History  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor, Other
Classifications: BF311, 153
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Most widely held works by Robert E Ornstein
The psychology of consciousness by Robert E Ornstein( Book )

102 editions published between 1972 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 2,933 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amazing brain by Robert E Ornstein( Book )

38 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 1,765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The brain is like an old ramshackle house that has been added on to over the years in a rather disorganized fashion. In this book, we look at the architecture of that house, first by taking a tour through the various "rooms" and then by going deeper and deeper into the material with which those rooms are constructed. Later we consider some of the mysteries of the brain and human experience. The drawings and diagrams appearing throughout will help you to visualize some of the more complex aspects of the amazing organ that is the human brain."--[from preface]
The evolution of consciousness : of Darwin, Freud, and cranial fire : the origins of the way we think by Robert E Ornstein( Book )

20 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the human mind and brain, traces the history of "consciousness" as we know it, and suggests that humans need to understand and redirect their consciousness in order to solve the problems of the modern era
The healing brain : breakthrough discoveries about how the brain keeps us healthy by Robert E Ornstein( Book )

21 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 1,439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors here describe "the brain as the central factor for each individual's health. They relate how the brain regulates pain, the immune system, heart function, etc. They {contend} ... that our emotions, social bonds, worldview, and way of defining and solving problems all affect the brain. The result impacts in either positive or negative ways on our health."
The nature of human consciousness: a book of readings by Robert E Ornstein( Book )

20 editions published between 1968 and 1975 in English and held by 1,355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New world new mind : moving toward conscious evolution by Robert E Ornstein( Book )

29 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,055 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argues that mankind must consciously evolve to fit our advanced society so that we spend less time, energy and genius building arsenals and more on the exploding human population, a deteriorating environment and steadily dwindling resources
On the psychology of meditation by Claudio Naranjo( Book )

43 editions published between 1971 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book on spiritual forms of meditation
The axemaker's gift : a double-edged history of human culture by James Burke( Book )

16 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argues that the cumulative effects of technology have reshaped our world and the way we think and have resulted in our valuing innovation and analysis and ignoring older kinds of knowledge born of intuition. This ancient knowledge must be rediscovered for our survival in the future
Healthy pleasures by Robert E Ornstein( Book )

26 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in 9 languages and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores ways to extend our lives as we enrich them, by understanding the role of pleasure in our health
The right mind : making sense of the hemispheres by Robert E Ornstein( Book )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and Turkish and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychologist and writer who began the conversation about the differing roles of the right and left hemispheres in his best-selling The Psychology of Consciousness twenty-five years ago, Ornstein has in his books and lectures provided a running commentary on the significance of what we are learning about the brain. Now the time has come for a new synthesis: The Right Mind. It is short but rich in its detail, light-hearted but profound in its conclusions. A central argument of The Right Mind is that while facts (what we might think of as text) are stored and processed in the left hemisphere, the right mind sets the context and makes sense of it all. And so it is with this book. Ornstein has incorporated the important facts and then set the whole thing in context
The roots of the self : unraveling the mystery of who we are by Robert E Ornstein( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the building blocks of genetics and environment in shaping of human behavior and personality
Multimind by Robert E Ornstein( Book )

25 editions published between 1986 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filosofisch en psychologisch georiënteerde beschrijving van de wisselwerking tussen het denken en de hersenen
Humanity on a tightrope : thoughts on empathy, family, and big changes for a viable future by Paul R Ehrlich( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on what families and family values are, the authors argue how viewing the world population as one big family will lead to a more sustainable civilization
On the experience of time by Robert E Ornstein( Book )

28 editions published between 1968 and 1997 in English and Japanese and held by 669 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mind field : a personal essay by Robert E Ornstein( Book )

14 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Healing brain : a scientific reader( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychology, the study of human experience by Robert E Ornstein( Book )

23 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The healthy mind, healthy body handbook by David S Sobel( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Me and my feelings : what emotions are and how we can manage them by Robert Guarino( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Readers will learn the difference between the five primary emotions -- anger, fear, sadness, happiness, and disgust -- and secondary emotions such as pride, envy, contempt, and jealousy. They'll find out how to interpret emotions, and also discover strategies for managing them. Illustrative quotes from real-life teens, as well as simple activities the reader can do to relate to the concepts presented, make Me and My Feelings come alive for young people. Also included are suggested activities for teachers to use in the classroom. Me and My Feelings can be used to supplement a high school psychology course, or as a stand-alone unit in grades 8 through 12"--Publisher's description
Common knowledge : or, Can of foot powder elected mayor of Ecuadorian town( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The right mind : making sense of the hemispheres
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오른스타인, 로버트 E. 1942-

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The amazing brainThe evolution of consciousness : of Darwin, Freud, and cranial fire : the origins of the way we thinkThe healing brain : breakthrough discoveries about how the brain keeps us healthyNew world new mind : moving toward conscious evolutionThe axemaker's gift : a double-edged history of human cultureHealthy pleasuresThe right mind : making sense of the hemispheresThe roots of the self : unraveling the mystery of who we are