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The Second Sex
The Second Sex
Written by Simone de Beauvoir, Translated by Constance Borde and Sheila Malovany-Chevallier
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ISBN: 9780307277787
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The Second Sex

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


Format: Trade Paperback, 832 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $17.95

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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The Black Swan: Second Edition
The Black Swan: Second Edition
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679604181
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The Black Swan: Second Edition
The Impact of the Highly Improbable Fragility"
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 11, 2010
Price: $13.99

The Black Swan is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, Antifragile, and The Bed of Procrustes.

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Ethical Slut
Ethical Slut
Written by Dossie Easton and Janet W. Hardy
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ISBN: 9781587613371
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Ethical Slut

Written by Dossie Easton and Janet W. Hardy


Format: Trade Paperback, 296 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $16.99

The essential guide for singles and couples who want to explore polyamory in ways that are ethically and emotionally sustainable.

For anyone who has ever dreamed of love, sex, and companionship beyond the limits of traditional monogamy, this groundbreaking guide navigates the infinite possibilities that open relationships can offer. Experienced ethical... Read more >
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Meditations
Meditations
Written by Marcus Aurelius, Translated by Gregory Hays
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ISBN: 9781588361738
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Meditations
A New Translation
Written by Marcus Aurelius
Translated by Gregory Hays


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 14, 2002
Price: $9.99

Few ancient works have been as influential as the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius, philosopher and emperor of Rome (A.D. 161–180). A series of spiritual exercises filled with wisdom, practical guidance, and profound understanding of human behavior, it remains one of the greatest works of spiritual and ethical reflection ever written. Marcus’s... Read more >
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Meditations
Meditations
Written by Marcus Aurelius, Translated by Gregory Hays
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ISBN: 9780812968255
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Meditations
A New Translation
Written by Marcus Aurelius
Translated by Gregory Hays


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2003
Price: $10.00

A new translation, with an Introduction, by Gregory Hays
 
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus (a.d. 121–180) succeeded his adoptive father as emperor of Rome in a.d. 161—and Meditations remains one of the greatest works of spiritual and ethical reflection ever written. With a profound understanding of human behavior, Marcus provides insights, wisdom, and practical...

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The Art of War
The Art of War
Written by Sun Tzu, Foreword by James Clavell
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ISBN: 9780804153997
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The Art of War

Written by Sun Tzu
Foreword by James Clavell


Format: eBook, 82 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2014
Price: $9.99

If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle...

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The Righteous Mind
The Righteous Mind
Written by Jonathan Haidt
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ISBN: 9780307907035
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The Righteous Mind
Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion
Written by Jonathan Haidt


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $11.99

Why can’t our political leaders work together as threats loom and problems mount? Why do people so readily assume the worst about the motives of their fellow citizens? In The Righteous Mind, social psychologist Jonathan Haidt explores the origins of our divisions and points the way forward to mutual understanding.
 
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The Art of War
The Art of War
Written by Sun Tzu, Translated by Thomas Cleary
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ISBN: 9781590302255
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The Art of War

Written by Sun Tzu
Translated by Thomas Cleary


Format: Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2005
Price: $7.99

Conflict is an inevitable part of life, according to this ancient Chinese classic of strategy, but everything necessary to deal with conflict wisely, honorably, victoriously, is already present within us. Compiled more than two thousand years ago by a mysterious warrior-philosopher, The Art of War is still perhaps the most... Read more >
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The Wisdom of Insecurity
The Wisdom of Insecurity
Written by Alan W. Watts
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ISBN: 9780307809865
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The Wisdom of Insecurity

Written by Alan W. Watts


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: November 16, 2011
Price: $9.99

An exploration of man's quest for psychological security and spiritual certainty in religion and philosophy.


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The Origin of Species
The Origin of Species
Written by Charles Darwin
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ISBN: 9780553214635
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The Origin of Species
By Means of Natural Selection or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life
Written by Charles Darwin


Format: Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1999
Price: $6.95

The publication of Darwin’s The Origin of Species in 1859 marked a dramatic turning point in scientific thought. The volume had taken Darwin more than twenty years to publish, in part because he envisioned the storm of controversy it was certain to unleash. Indeed, selling out its first edition on its... Read more >
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