Philosophy, Social & Women Studies
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Counterintuitive insights about building successful relationships- based on research into human-computer interaction.
Author of The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat.
Translated by J. Glenn Gray.
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.
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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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Sex in History chronicles the pleasures- and perils- of the flesh from the time of mankind's distant ancestors to the modern day; from a sexual act which was bried, crude and purposeful, to the myriad varieties of contemporary sexual mores.
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An Inquiry into Values. The modern epic that transformed a generation and continues to inspire millions.
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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.
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A bizarre tale encompassing feminism, politics and social hypocrisy.
With the clarity, insight, and sheer exuberance of language that make her one of The New York Times's premier stylists, Pulitzer Prize-winner Natalie Angier lifts the veil of secrecy from that most enigmatic of evolutionary masterpieces, the female body.
With Bill Moyers. The runaway bestseller in illustrated format edition.
Debussy, Busoni, Ives. All modern composers of the first order. Their most important contributions to culture were musical rather than literary; but when three highly successful practitioners of the musical art commit to writing their views on the nature and value of that art, the result is certain to be rewarding and stimulating.