Philosophy, Social & Women Studies
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Author of The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat.
In this brilliant work, the most influential philosopher since Sartre suggests that such vaunted reforms as the abolition of torture and the emergence of the modern penitentiary have merely shifted the focus of punishment from the prisoner's body to his soul.
What is psychology? When did it begin? Where did it come from? How does psychology compare with related subjects such as psychiatry and psychotherapy? To what extent is it scientific?
Penguin Classics. Translated by J.A.K. Thomson.
Philosophy Goes to the Movies: an introduction to philosophy is a new kind of introduction to philosophy that makes use of film to help us understand philosophical ideas and positions.
One of the most influential works of social psychology in history, The Crowd was highly instrumental in creating this field of study by analyzing, in detail, mass behavior.
Hardbound. Edited by Harry Binswanger. With an introduction by Leonard Peikoff.
Overcoming the undertow of expectations.
Developed by professionals to reveal the real you. by Louis Janda Ph.D. Psychologists have spent years trying to help people answer these questions. Now, you can benefit from this research- and uncover your strengths and weaknesses- with this collection of actual personality tests developed by psychologists for professional use.
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This zany documentary comic strip is the perfect introduction to Lenin's writings and a wonderful take-off point for anybody who wants to plunge into the tumultuous history of the Russian Revolution.
What is postmodernism? As we enter the 21st century, here is a graphic guide to the maddeningly enigmatic concept used to define our cultural condition.
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How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference.
Psychology and Literature. Winner of The National Book Award. Original (gory) versions of Hansel & Gretel, Little Red Riding Hood, Snow White, etc - and how it affects the emotions of children.
Everything you always knew about neurosis, libido, ego, and id, but somehow it slipped your mind!
The Whys of a Philosophical Scrivener showcases Martin Gardner as the consummate philosopher, thinker, and great mathematician that he is. Exploring issues that range from faith to prayer to evil to immortality, and far beyond, Garnder challenges the discerning reader with fundamental questions of classical philosophy and life's greater meanings.
Blending history, sociology, and spirituality, The Battle for God is a compelling and compassionate study of a radical form of religious expression that is critically shaping the course of world history.
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Hardbound. "One of the world's best books" - Neil Gaiman. First published in 1841, Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds is often cited as the best book ever written about market psychology. This edition includes Charles Mackay's account of the three infamous financial manias - John Law’s Mississipi Scheme, the South Sea Bubble, and Tulipomania.
A bizarre tale encompassing feminism, politics and social hypocrisy.