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    • Mind Over Mind

    • The Surprising Power of Expectations
    • By: Chris Berdik
    • Narrated by: Nick Oglesby
    • Length: 7 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 32

    We all know expectations matter - in school, in sports, in the stock market. From a healing placebo to a run on the bank, hints of their self-fulfilling potential have been observed for years. But now researchers in fields ranging from medicine to education to criminal justice are moving beyond observation to investigate exactly how expectations work - and when they don’t. In Mind Over Mind, journalist Chris Berdik offers a captivating look at the frontiers of expectations research, revealing how our brains work.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting material, less than stellar narration

    • By A. Hawley on 02-04-13

    Regular price: $24.49