Concentration

In the popular science book ‘Concentration’, Stefan explains how concentration works. He further provides tips and tricks to deal with a world of beeping smartphones, channel surfing, live-tweeting, pop-up ads, and other distractions. ‘Concentration’ is the English translation of ‘Concentratie’ (nov. 2018) that was published by MIT Press in April 2020.

Zo werkt aandacht

Stefan’s Zo werkt aandacht, published in May 2016, is a popular science book on visual attention. In February 2019, its English translation, How Attention Works, was published by MIT Press. Visit bookshop Request lecture about this topic Reviews for ‘Zo werkt aandacht’ “In an approachable way, van der Stigchel explains the workings of attention and the…

Concentratie

In November 2018, Stefan’s newest book, Concentratie, was published in the Netherlands. In the book, the current state of scientific knowledge on concentration is described in an accessible way and tips are given on how to improve our concentration in daily life. Visit bookshop Request lecture about this topic

How attention works

Stefan’s Zo werkt aandacht, published in May 2016, is a popular science book on visual attention. In February 2019, its English translation, How Attention Works, was published by MIT Press. Visit bookshop Request lecture about this topic Reviews for ‘How Attention Works’ “His book is slender but packed with information about how the brain navigates a…