Oxford University Press Books
Books editi da Oxford University Press con argomento Self Control
Addiction and Self-control
Levy Neil (EDT)
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Hardcover), 2013
This book brings together a set of papers, many which grow out of presentations at a conference in Oxford in 2009 on addiction and self-control, by a set of thinkers who are united in believing that understanding agency and failures of agency requires engagement with the best science. The papers it collects attempts...
The Escape of the Mind
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Hardcover), 2014
The Escape of the Mind is part of a current movement in psychology and philosophy of mind that calls into question what is perhaps our most basic, most cherished, and universally accepted belief--that our minds are inside of our bodies. Howard Rachlin adopts the counterintuitive position that our minds, conscious and...
Self Control in Society, Mind, and Brain
Hassin Ran R. (EDT)
Ochsner Kevin N. (EDT)
Trope Yaacov (EDT)
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Hardcover), 2010
How do we - societies and individuals alike - (sometimes) manage to act in line with our high priority goals when faced with tempting-yet-conflicting alternatives? In other words, how do we (sometimes) resolve a conflict between a superordinate, global goal and a subordinate, local one, and do so in favor of the global...