Double Your Brain Power: How to Use All of Your Brain All of the Time

Double Your Brain Power: How to Use All of Your Brain All of the Time

by Jean Marie Stine, Jean Stine

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Overview

Do you wish you could think faster, remember more, comprehend new information quickly? Now you can! By applying breakthrough scientific discoveries and logical insights into your mind, you can discover incredible mental powers that lie untapped in your brain.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780131867192
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication date: 10/28/1996
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.16(w) x 9.24(h) x 0.97(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 9(29)
PART 1 DOUBLING YOUR LEARNING POWER
Instant Learning
29(14)
You Are Already a Fabulous Learner
33(2)
Overcoming the Four Barriers to Instant Learning
35(4)
Reward Successful Learning Experiences
39(4)
Tapping Your "Optimum" Learning State
43(12)
Activating Your Optimum Learning State
45(6)
Accessing Your Inner "Optimum Learner"
51(4)
Discovering Your Personal Learning Style
55(14)
Discovering Your Best Learning Approach
58(2)
Discovering your Best Learning Senses
60(3)
Discovering Your Best Learning Resources
63(3)
Maximizing Your Personal Learning Style
66(3)
Mastering Three Stages of Learning
69(10)
Before Learning---Preparation, Planning, and Action
70(2)
While Learning---"Propositions" and "Revised Propositions"
72(2)
After Learning---Attaching Yourself to the Knowledge
74(5)
PART II DOUBLING YOUR MEMORY POWER
Instant Memory
79(8)
Five Steps to Instant Memory
80(1)
Recall What You Missed With Instant Replay
81(2)
Capture Complex Details Forever With mental Review
83(1)
Forget What You Don't Need With Memory Delete
84(3)
Power Memory--Using Mnemonic Techniques
87(10)
Locating Memory With the Loci Technique
88(2)
Pinning Down Memory With Pegwords
90(2)
Associating Memory With Acronyms
92(2)
Designating Memory With Data Indexing
94(3)
Memory Maps--The Power of Personalizing
97(10)
Memory Mapping Made Easy
99(4)
Matering the Essentials of Memory Mapping
103(4)
PART III DOUBLING YOUR READING POWER
Instant Reading
107(10)
Concentration: The Key to Instant Reading
108(2)
Overcoming the Three Bad Habits of Reading
110(4)
Retaining What You Read With the "Reading Reinforcers"
114(3)
Reading Smarter
117(12)
INcrease IPM (Ideas Per Minute)---Not WPM (Words Per Minute)
118(2)
Take Time-Saving Shortcuts With the "Reading Map"
120(2)
Skipping "Place Holders"---The Fine Art of Skimming
122(7)
Evaluating What You Read
129(14)
Seven Sure-Fire Ways to Spot Bogus, Erroneous, and Distorted Information
131(4)
Spotting "Information Manipulation"
135(3)
When in Doubt, Check!
138(5)
PART IV DOUBLING YOUR LISTENING POWER
Instant Listening
143(10)
Generating Personal Interest
145(2)
Enlisting Mental Involvement
147(6)
Listening One-on-One
153(10)
The Five Silence Busters
155(3)
Getting Remblers to the Point
158(5)
Listening "Between the Lines"
163(12)
Spotting Hidden Agendas
165(2)
Discovering What Speakers Hide
167(3)
Revealing Hidden Truths With Body Language
170(5)
PART V DOUBLING YOUR THINKING POWER
Instant Thinking
175(10)
Jump-Start Your Thinking Processes
177(2)
Never-Fail Brain Starters
179(1)
One Step to Crystal-Clear Thought
180(5)
Three Steps to Power Thinking
185(10)
Thinking Logically
188(2)
Thinking Inductively
190(2)
Thinking Deductively
192(3)
Applying What You Think
195(10)
Using the Six Modes of Thinking
197(4)
Using The Nine Maxims of Creative Thinking
201(4)
Recommended Reading 205(2)
Index 207

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