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January 20, 2021

A Reading List Part 1: General Psychology

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Lucky you – this is part of a series of reading lists. Each list builds on the last and does not have overlap. Keep on the lookout for more by following or bookmarking my author page. I encourage you all to search these books on The Storygraph, a new book tracking app.

1. Learning: A Very Short Introduction by Mark Haselgrove

2. Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell

3. Constructions of Deviance: Social Power, Context, and Interaction by Patricia A Adler and Peter Adler

4. Girl, Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen

5. The Gifts of Imperfection by Brene Brown

6. Drunk Tank Pink: And Other Unexpected Forces that Shape How We Think, Feel, and Behave by Adam Alter

7. Care Work: Dreaming Disability Justice by Lea Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha

8. Belonging: Remembering Ourselves Home by Toko-pa Turner

9. I Don’t Want to Talk About It: Overcoming the Secret Legacy of Male Depression by Terrence Real

10. Just One Thing: Developing a Buddha Brain One Simple Practice at a Time by Rick Hanson

11. Don’t Shoot the Dog!: The New Art of Teaching and Training by Karen Pryor

12. We’ve Been Too Patient: Voices from Radican Mental Health — Stories and Research Challenging the Biomedical Model edited by L.D. Green and Kelechi Ubozoh

13. Burnout: The Secret to Unlocking the Stress Cycle by Emily Nagoski and Amelia Nagoski

14. How We Decide by Jonah Lehrer

15. Mad in America: Bad Science, Bad Medicine, and the Enduring Mistreatment of the Mentally Ill by Robert Whitaker

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