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The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life
The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life
Written by Erving Goffman
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ISBN: 9780385094023
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The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life

Written by Erving Goffman


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 20, 1959
Price: $15.95

A study of human behavior in social situations and the way we appear to others. Dr. Goffman has employed as a framework the metaphor of theatrical performance. Discussions of social techniques are based upon detailed research and observation of social customs in many regions. Read more >
The Unthinkable
The Unthinkable
Written by Amanda Ripley
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ISBN: 9780307352903
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The Unthinkable
Who Survives When Disaster Strikes - and Why
Written by Amanda Ripley


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: June 16, 2009
Price: $15.00

Discover how human beings react to danger–and what makes the difference between life and death

Today, nine out of ten Americans live in places at significant risk of earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, terrorism, or other disasters. Tomorrow, some of us will have to make split-second choices to save ourselves and our families. How... Read more >
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To Sell Is Human
To Sell Is Human
Written by Daniel H. Pink, Read by Daniel H. Pink
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781101579435
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To Sell Is Human
The Surprising Truth About Moving Others
Written by Daniel H. Pink
Read by Daniel H. Pink


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: December 31, 2012
Price: $29.95

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Delivered from Distraction
Delivered from Distraction
Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and John J. Ratey, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345442314
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Delivered from Distraction
Getting the Most out of Life with Attention Deficit Disorder
Written by Edward M. Hallowell, M.D. and John J. Ratey, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: December 27, 2005
Price: $16.00

In 1994, Driven to Distraction sparked a revolution in our understanding of attention deficit disorder. Widely recognized as the classic in the field, the book has sold more than a million copies. Now a second revolution is under way in the approach to ADD, and the news is great. Drug therapies... Read more >
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Antifragile
Antifragile
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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ISBN: 9780679645276
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Antifragile
Things That Gain from Disorder
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $12.99

Antifragile 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, The Black Swan, and The Bed of Procrustes.

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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 Female Brain
The Female Brain
Written by Louann Brizendine, M.D.
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ISBN: 9780767920100
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The Female Brain

Written by Louann Brizendine, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2007
Price: $15.00

Why are women more verbal than men? Why do women remember details of fights that men can’t remember at all? Why do women tend to form deeper bonds with their female friends than men do with their male counterparts? These and other questions have stumped both sexes throughout the ages.

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The Little Book of Talent
The Little Book of Talent
Written by Daniel Coyle
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ISBN: 9780345530257
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The Little Book of Talent
52 Tips for Improving Your Skills
Written by Daniel Coyle


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $18.00

The Little Book of Talent is a manual for building a faster brain and a better you. It is an easy-to-use handbook of scientifically proven, field-tested methods to improve skills—your skills, your kids’ skills, your organization’s skills—in sports, music, art, math, and business. The product of five years of reporting from... Read more >
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Dibs in Search of Self
Dibs in Search of Self
Written by Virginia M. Axline
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ISBN: 9780345339256
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Dibs in Search of Self

Written by Virginia M. Axline


Format: Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: June 12, 1986
Price: $7.99

The classic of child therapy. Dibs will not talk. He will not play. He has locked himself in a very special prison. And he is alone. This is the true story of how he learned to reach out for the sunshine, for life . . . how he came to the... Read more >
How We Learn
How We Learn
Written by Benedict Carey
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ISBN: 9780812993899
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How We Learn
The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens
Written by Benedict Carey


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $13.99

In the tradition of The Power of Habit and Thinking, Fast and Slow comes a practical, playful, and endlessly fascinating guide to what we really know about learning and memory today—and how we can apply it to our own lives.
 
From an early age, it is drilled into our heads... Read more >
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