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How God Changes Your Brain: Breakthrough Findings from a Leading Neuroscientist
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Ballantine Books
Publication date March 23, 2010
Pages 348
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780345503428
ISBN-10 0345503422
Dimensions 1 by 5 by 8 in.
Weight 0.65 lbs.
Original list price $16.00
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: God is great—for your mental, physical, and spiritual health. Based on new evidence culled from brain-scan studies, a wide-reaching survey of people’s religious and spiritual experiences, and the authors’ analyses of adult drawings of God, neuroscientist Andrew Newberg and therapist Mark Robert Waldman offer the following breakthrough discoveries:
 
• Not only do prayer and spiritual practice reduce stress, but just twelve minutes of meditation per day may slow down the aging process.
• Contemplating a loving God rather than a punitive God reduces anxiety and depression and increases feelings of security, compassion, and love.
• Fundamentalism, in and of itself, can be personally beneficial, but the prejudice generated by extreme beliefs can permanently damage your brain.
• Intense prayer and meditation permanently change numerous structures and functions in the brain, altering your values and the way you perceive reality.

Both a revelatory work of modern science and a practical guide for readers to enhance their physical and emotional health, How God Changes Your Brain is a first-of-a-kind book about faith that is as credible as it is inspiring.


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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780345503411
 
With Newberg | from Ballantine Books (March 24, 2009)
9780345503411 | details & prices | 348 pages | 6.50 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.45 lbs | List price $27.00
About: God is great–for your mental, physical, and spiritual health.
Paperback
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With Newberg | from Ballantine Books (March 23, 2010)
9780345503428 | details & prices | 348 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $16.00
About: God is great—for your mental, physical, and spiritual health.
Miscellaneous
With Newberg | from Random House Inc (March 24, 2009)
9780345512796 | details & prices | List price $16.00

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