This book list covers mastery-related topics from psychology, neuroscience, mastery philosophy and meta learning.
All these books are well-researched, and written by credible experts and practitioners. None of these books are too difficult to grasp, or too dull to capture your interest.
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Psychology & Neuroscience
Emotions Learning and the Brain, by Mary Helen Immordino-Yang
Thinking, Fast and Slow, by Daniel Kahnemann
Mindware: Tools for Smart Thinking, by Richard Nisbett
Mindset, By Carol Dweck
The Master and his Emissary, by Iain McGilchrist
Deviate: the Science of Seeing Differently, by Beau Lotto
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance, by Robert Pirsig
Mastery, By Robert Greene
Thought as a System, by David Bohm
Braving the Wilderness, by Brene Brown
Source, by Joseph Jaworski
Synchronicity, by Joseph Jaworski
The Soul of Money, by Lynne Twist
With Winning in Mind, by Lanny Bassham
From Bacteria to Bach and Back, by Daniel Dennett
Phenomenology of Perception, by Maurice Merleu-Ponty
The Art of Learning, by Joshua Waitzkin
Perfect Practice, by Doug Lemov
E-learning and the Science of Instruction, by Ruth Colvin Clark and Richard E Mayer
Metaphors we Live By, by George Lakoff and Mark Johnson
The Pleasure of Finding Things Out, Richard Feynman