WOLF, FA: Mind into Matter: A New Alchemy of Science and Spirit

Wolf, Fred Alan. Mind into Matter: A New Alchemy of Science and Spirit. Moment Point Press, 2000. ISBN: 0966132769. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#31469) $12.00

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Wolf argues for a new alchemy that brings about a melding of the ideas of the old alchemists and the new scientists to reach a fuller understanding of the mind and matter.

Black-and-white illustrations. 176p. Measures 5.5×8.5 inches.

HOGAN, PC: Beauty and Sublimity: A Cognitive Aesthetics of Literature and the Arts

Hogan, Patrick C. Beauty and Sublimity: A Cognitive Aesthetics of Literature and the Arts. Cambridge University Press, 2017. ISBN: 9781107535497. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#31459) $36.00

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Recent decades have witnessed an explosion in neuroscientific and related research treating aesthetic response. This book integrates this research with insights from philosophical aesthetics to propose new answers to longstanding questions about beauty and sublimity. Considers works by Woolf, Wharton, Shakespeare, Arthur Miller, Beethoven, Matisse, and Kiran Rao, among others.

Index. Bibliographic references. 286p. Measures 6×9 inches.

WEISBERG, RW: Rethinking Creativity: Inside-the-Box Thinking as the Basis for Innovation

Weisberg, Robert W. Rethinking Creativity: Inside-the-Box Thinking as the Basis for Innovation. Cambridge University Press, 2020. ISBN: 9781108742900. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#31432) $38.00

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This book presents a new perspective on creativity: that creative innovation depends on inside-of-the-box thinking. It shows that creativity builds on what we know and how we use old ideas to produce new ones.

Figures and tables. Index. References. Measures 6.75×9.5 inches. 501p.