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Tests Say Mislabeled Fish Is a Widespread Problem

Tests Call Mislabeled Fish a Widespread Problem in New York

"Whenever you feel like criticizing any one...just remember that all the people in this world haven't had the advantages that you've had."

The Great Gatsby book cover design; design and illustration, written by F. Scott Fitzgerald in 1925

Neurogastronomy: How the Brain Creates Flavor and Why it Matters by Gordon M. Shepherd, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B006BAJBUS/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_uRo6pb0DE55F6

Gordon M. Leading neuroscientist Gordon M. Shepherd embarks on a paradigm-shifting trip through the "human brain flavor system," laying the foundations for a new scientific field: neurogastronomy.

The subtitle says it all, "the surprising truth about what motivates us." Pink explains why "carrots and sticks" don't often work to motivate someone.  On the other side of the coin, Pink describes how autonomy/mastery/purpose are the three essential elements to designing environments where people will be motivated. The book ends with a toolkit for implementing systems to create "drive" wherever you are, including the classroom.

The beat book out there on what motivates people. Makes you rethink your view of human needs.

The Diamond Approach: An Introduction to the Teachings of A. H. Almaas By John Davis

The Diamond Approach: An Introduction to the Teachings of A. Almaas By John Davis

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