Biographies & Memoirs of Social Scientists & Psychologists

Last updated: January 3, 2012
  1. Man's Search For Meaning
    1. Man's Search For Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl and Simon Vance Published: March 1, 2008 Score: 30.12
  2. The Psychopath Test: A Journey Through the Madness Industry
    2. The Psychopath Test: A Journey Through the Madness Industry by Jon Ronson Published: May 12, 2011 Score: 9.31
  3. Gang Leader for a Day: A Rogue Sociologist Takes to the Streets
    3. Gang Leader for a Day: A Rogue Sociologist Takes to the Streets by Sudhir Alladi Venkatesh Published: December 30, 2008 Score: 5.18
  4. A Beautiful Mind: Library Edition
    4. A Beautiful Mind: Library Edition by Sylvia Nasar and Anna Fields Published: April 1, 2000 Score: 3.42
  5. The Center Cannot Hold
    5. The Center Cannot Hold by Elyn R. Saks and Alma Cuervo Published: September 27, 2007 Score: 3.31
  6. Thinking in Pictures, Expanded Edition: My Life with Autism
    6. Thinking in Pictures, Expanded Edition: My Life with Autism by Temple Grandin Published: December 24, 2008 Score: 2.72
  7. Memories Dreams Reflections
    7. Memories Dreams Reflections by C G Jung Published: February 17, 2010 Score: 2.62
  8. Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness
    8. Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness by William Styron Published: August 18, 1990 Score: 1.74
  9. Bonobo Handshake: A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo
    9. Bonobo Handshake: A Memoir of Love and Adventure in the Congo by Vanessa Woods and Justine Eyre Published: May 31, 2010 Score: 1.74
  10. Tears of Rage
    10. Tears of Rage by John Walsh Published: December 1, 2009 Score: 1.62
  11. Second Sight: An Intuitive Psychiatrist Tells Her Extraordinary Story and Shows You How To Tap Your Own Inner Wisdom
    11. Second Sight: An Intuitive Psychiatrist Tells Her Extraordinary Story and Shows You How To Tap Your Own Inner Wisdom by Judith Orloff Published: March 2, 2010 Score: 1.35
  12. Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius
    12. Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius by Sylvia Nasar Published: September 13, 2011 Score: 1.33
  13. The Harvard Psychedelic Club: How Timothy Leary, Ram Dass, Huston Smith, and Andrew Weil Killed the Fifties and Ushered in a New Age for America
    13. The Harvard Psychedelic Club: How Timothy Leary, Ram Dass, Huston Smith, and Andrew Weil Killed the Fifties and Ushered in a New Age for America by Don Lattin Published: January 4, 2011 Score: 1.01
  14. The Soul of Money: Transforming Your Relationship with Money and Life
    14. The Soul of Money: Transforming Your Relationship with Money and Life by Lynne Twist Published: September 1, 2003 Score: 0.76
  15. The Anatomy of Motive: The Fbi's Legendary Mindhunter Explores the Key to Understanding and Catching Violent Criminals
    15. The Anatomy of Motive: The Fbi's Legendary Mindhunter Explores the Key to Understanding and Catching Violent Criminals by John E. Douglas and Mark Olshaker Published: November 1, 1999 Score: 0.72
  16. Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific in a Raft
    16. Kon-Tiki: Across the Pacific in a Raft by Thor Heyerdahl Published: June 1, 1993 Score: 0.7
  17. Nothing Was the Same (Vintage)
    17. Nothing Was the Same (Vintage) by Kay Redfield Jamison Published: January 11, 2011 Score: 0.68
  18. You Don't Look Like Anyone I Know
    18. You Don't Look Like Anyone I Know by Heather Sellers Published: October 14, 2010 Score: 0.64
  19. The Brave, A Story of New York City's Firefighters
    19. The Brave, A Story of New York City's Firefighters by George Pickett, Hugh Downs and Hugh Downs Published: March 12, 2010 Score: 0.6
  20. Nausea (New Directions Paperbook)
    20. Nausea (New Directions Paperbook) by Jean-Paul Sartre, Lloyd Alexander and Hayden Carruth Published: January 1, 1975 Score: 0.5
  21. Adventures of a Psychic: A Fascinating and Inspiring True-Life Story of One of America's Most Successful Clairvoyants
    21. Adventures of a Psychic: A Fascinating and Inspiring True-Life Story of One of America's Most Successful Clairvoyants by Sylvia Browne and Antoinette May Published: September 1, 1998 Score: 0.47
  22. Walk Across America
    22. Walk Across America by Peter Jenkins Published: December 12, 1983 Score: 0.43
  23. Twenty Years at Hull-House: With Autobiographical Notes
    23. Twenty Years at Hull-House: With Autobiographical Notes by Jane Addams and Norah Hamilton Published: April 4, 2008 Score: 0.38
  24. Seeking Peace: Chronicles of the Worst Buddhist in the World
    24. Seeking Peace: Chronicles of the Worst Buddhist in the World by Mary Pipher Published: April 6, 2010 Score: 0.38
  25. Rule Number Two: Lessons I Learned in a Combat Hospital
    25. Rule Number Two: Lessons I Learned in a Combat Hospital by Heidi Squier Kraft Published: October 24, 2007 Score: 0.37

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