• Library News,  New Books

    Mind Matters

    All of Ohrstrom’s titles will help you expand your mind, but some of our new arrivals focus on the mind itself.  From evolutionary history of consciousness to practical mindfulness tips, these three books will have you thinking about how you think!   On Being Human: Why Mind Matters, by Jerome Kagan   Yale University Press 2016 150.1 K11ON   “A revered psychologist invites us to re-examine our thinking about controversial contemporary issues, from the genetic basis for behaviors to the functions of education. In this thought-provoking book, psychologist Jerome Kagan urges readers to sally forth from their usual comfort zones. He ponders a series of important nodes of debate while…

  • General Works,  Social Sciences

    Mindful Teaching

    New in the library’s eBook collection is an (unlimited simultaneous use) copy of Mindful Teaching & Teaching Mindfulness: A Guide for Anyone Who Teaches Anything, by  Deborah R. Schoeberlein. Purchased for all, and in this moment, especially for the winter faculty reading option.   Schoeberlein, R. Deborah. Mindful Teaching & Teaching Mindfulness: A Guide for Anyone Who Teaches Anything. EbscoHost Academic eBook Collection. Wisdom Publications. 2009. Web.