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The Second Sex
The Second Sex
Written by Simone de Beauvoir, Translated by Constance Borde and Sheila Malovany-Chevallier
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307814531
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The Second Sex

Written by Simone de Beauvoir
Translated by Constance Borde and Sheila Malovany-Chevallier


Format: eBook, 832 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2012
Price: $15.99

Newly translated and unabridged in English for the first time, Simone de Beauvoir’s masterwork is a powerful analysis of the Western notion of “woman,” and a groundbreaking exploration of inequality and otherness.  This long-awaited new edition reinstates significant portions of the original French text that were cut in the first English...

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Teachings of the Buddha
Teachings of the Buddha
Edited by Jack Kornfield
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781590305089
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Teachings of the Buddha

Edited by Jack Kornfield


Format: Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $7.99

This treasury of essential Buddhist writings draws from the most popular Indian, Tibetan, Chinese, and Japanese sources. Among the selections are some of the earliest recorded sayings of the Buddha on the practice of freedom, passages from later Indian scriptures on the perfection of wisdom, verses from Tibetan masters on the... Read more >
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I Ching Workbook
I Ching Workbook
Written by R.L. Wing
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385128384
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I Ching Workbook

Written by R.L. Wing


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: December 19, 1978
Price: $22.95

The 5,000-year-old Chinese book of wisdom, presented in a unique work-book format designed to help truth-seekers find new meaning and enlightenment in its ancient lore. Read more >
Lao Tzu: Tao Te Ching
Lao Tzu: Tao Te Ching
Written by Ursula K. Le Guin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570623950
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Lao Tzu: Tao Te Ching

Written by Ursula K. Le Guin


Format: Trade Paperback0
On Sale: October 20, 1998
Price: $14.95

No other English translation of this greatest of the Chinese classics can match Ursula Le Guin's striking new version. Le Guin, best known for thought-provoking science fiction novels that have helped to transform the genre, has studied the Tao Te Ching for more than forty years. She has consulted the... Read more >
Trying Not to Try
Trying Not to Try
Written by Edward Slingerland
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ISBN: 9780770437626
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Trying Not to Try
The Art and Science of Spontaneity
Written by Edward Slingerland


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

A deeply original exploration of the power of spontaneity—an ancient Chinese ideal that cognitive scientists are only now beginning to understand—and why it is so essential to our well-being
 
Why is it always hard to fall asleep the night before an important meeting? Or be charming and relaxed on a... Read more >
Status Anxiety
Status Anxiety
Written by Alain De Botton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375725357
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Status Anxiety

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2005
Price: $16.00

Anyone who’s ever lost sleep over an unreturned phone call or the neighbor’s Lexus had better read Alain de Botton’s irresistibly clear-headed new book, immediately. For in its pages, a master explicator of our civilization and its discontents turns his attention to the insatiable quest for status, a quest that has... Read more >
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The Universe in a Nutshell
The Universe in a Nutshell
Written by Stephen Hawking, Read by Simon Prebble
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553753943
Our Price: $12.95

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The Universe in a Nutshell

Written by Stephen Hawking
Read by Simon Prebble


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: November 6, 2001
Price: $12.95

Stephen Hawking’s phenomenal, multimillion-copy bestseller, A Brief History of Time, introduced the ideas of this brilliant theoretical physicist to readers all over the world.

Now, in a major publishing event, Hawking returns with a lavishly illustrated sequel that unravels the mysteries of the major breakthroughs that have occurred in the years... Read more >
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Religion for Atheists
Religion for Atheists
Written by Alain De Botton
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ISBN: 9780307476821
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Religion for Atheists
A Non-believer's Guide to the Uses of Religion
Written by Alain De Botton


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $16.00

What if religions are neither all true nor all nonsense? Alain de Botton’s bold and provocative book argues that we can benefit from the wisdom and power of religion—without having to believe in any of it.

He suggests that rather than mocking religion, agnostics and atheists should instead steal from it—because the...

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The Prince
The Prince
Written by Niccolo Machiavelli, Translated by Peter Constantine, Introduction by Albert Russell Ascoli
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ISBN: 9780812978056
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The Prince

Written by Niccolo Machiavelli
Translated by Peter Constantine
Introduction by Albert Russell Ascoli


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2008
Price: $8.00

A new translation by Peter Constantine
Introduction by Albert Russell Ascoli
 
The first modern treatise of political philosophy, The Prince is one of the world’s most influential and widely read books. Machiavelli reveals nothing less than the secrets of power: how to gain it, how to wield it, and how to... Read more >
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Tao Teh Ching
Tao Teh Ching
Written by Lao Tzu
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780877735427
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Tao Teh Ching

Written by Lao Tzu


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On Sale: September 26, 1990
Price: $7.95

Written more than two thousand years ago, the Tao Teh Ching, or "The Classic of the Way and Its Virtue," has probably had a greater influence on Asian thought that any other single book. It is also one of the true classics of world literature.

Traditionally attributed to the near-legendary... Read more >
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