Save an extra CDN$ 10.54 (50%). Buy the Kindle Edition instead.
FREE Shipping on orders over CDN$ 35.
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.ca. Gift-wrap available.
Brain Rules (Updated and ... has been added to your Cart
FREE Shipping on orders over CDN$ 35.
Used: Very Good | Details
Sold by Warehouse Deals
Condition: Used: Very Good
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 3 images

Brain Rules (Updated and Expanded): 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School Paperback – Apr 22 2014

4.2 out of 5 stars 20 customer reviews

See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle Edition
Paperback
CDN$ 20.53
CDN$ 15.02 CDN$ 7.90

See more ▸ Deals on Books

click to open popover

Frequently bought together

  • Brain Rules (Updated and Expanded): 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School
  • +
  • Brain Rules for Baby (Updated and Expanded): How to Raise a Smart and Happy Child from Zero to Five
Total price: CDN$ 36.69
Buy the selected items together

No Kindle device required. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.



Product details

  • Paperback: 304 pages
  • Publisher: Pear Press; Second edition (April 22 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 098326337X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0983263371
  • Product Dimensions: 15.9 x 1.9 x 23.5 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 295 g
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars 20 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #37,206 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Product description

Most of us have no idea whats really going on inside our heads Yet brain scientists have uncovered details every business leader parent and teacher should know-like the need for physical activity to get your brain working its best How do we learn What exactly do sleep and stress do to our brains Why is multi-tasking a myth Why is it so easy to forget-and so important to repeat new knowledge Is it true that men and women have different brains In Brain Rules Dr John Medina a molecular biologist shares his lifelong interest in how the brain sciences might influence the way we teach our children and the way we work In each chapter he describes a brain rule-what scientists know for sure about how our brains work-and then offers transformative ideas for our daily lives Medinas fascinating stories and infectious sense of humor breathe life into brain science Youll learn why Michael Jordan was no good at baseball Youll peer over a surgeons shoulder as he proves that most of us have a Jennifer Aniston neuron Youll meet a boy who has an amazing memory for music but cant tie his own shoes You will discover how Every brain is wired differentlyExercise improves cognitionWe are designed to never stop learning and exploringMemories are volatileSleep is powerfully linked with the ability to learnVision trumps all of the other sensesStress changes the way we learnIn the end youll understand how your brain really works-and how to get the most out of it


20 customer reviews

4.2 out of 5 stars

Review this product

Share your thoughts with other customers

Read reviews that mention

Showing 1-8 of 20 reviews

August 14, 2017
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
June 13, 2015
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
May 10, 2013
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
September 21, 2018
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
March 29, 2018
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
September 19, 2011
Format: HardcoverVerified Purchase
September 24, 2017
Format: HardcoverVerified Purchase
June 21, 2015
Format: Kindle EditionVerified Purchase

Where's My Stuff?

Delivery & Returns

Need Help?