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Kidding Ourselves

(Available May 20, 2014)
Kidding Ourselves
Written by Joseph T. Hallinan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385348683
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Kidding Ourselves
The Hidden Power of Self-Deception
Written by Joseph T. Hallinan


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $25.00

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author of Why We Make Mistakes, an illuminating exploration of human beings’ astonishing ability to deceive themselves.
 
To one degree or another, we all misjudge reality. Our perception—of ourselves and the world around us—is much more malleable than we realize. This self-deception influences every... Read more >
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Kidding Ourselves
The Hidden Power of Self-Deception
Written by Joseph T. Hallinan


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.99

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author of Why We Make Mistakes, an illuminating exploration of human beings’ astonishing ability to deceive themselves.
 
To one degree or another, we all misjudge reality. Our perception—of ourselves and the world around us—is much more malleable than we realize. This self-deception influences every... Read more >
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Confessions of a Sociopath

(Available May 13, 2014)
Confessions of a Sociopath
Written by M.E. Thomas
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307956651
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Confessions of a Sociopath
A Life Spent Hiding in Plain Sight
Written by M.E. Thomas


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $15.00

A PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST OF 2013 STAFF PICK

As M.E. Thomas says of her fellow sociopaths, “We are your neighbors, your coworkers, and quite possibly the people closest to you: lovers, family, friends. Our risk-seeking behavior and general fearlessness are thrilling, our glibness and charm alluring. Our often quick wit and outside-the-box... Read more >
The Psychopath Whisperer
The Psychopath Whisperer
Written by Kent A. Kiehl, PhD
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770435844
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The Psychopath Whisperer
The Science of Those Without Conscience
Written by Kent A. Kiehl, PhD


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $26.00

A compelling journey into the science and behavior of psychopaths, written by the leading scientist in the field of criminal psychopathy.

We know of psychopaths from chilling headlines and stories in the news and movies—from Ted Bundy and John Wayne Gacy, to Hannibal Lecter and Dexter Morgan. As Dr. Kent Kiehl shows... Read more >
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The Psychopath Whisperer
The Psychopath Whisperer
Written by Kent A. Kiehl, PhD
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770435851
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The Psychopath Whisperer
The Science of Those Without Conscience
Written by Kent A. Kiehl, PhD


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $13.99

A compelling journey into the science and behavior of psychopaths, written by the leading scientist in the field of criminal psychopathy.

We know of psychopaths from chilling headlines and stories in the news and movies—from Ted Bundy and John Wayne Gacy, to Hannibal Lecter and Dexter Morgan. As Dr. Kent Kiehl shows... Read more >
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The Power of Habit
The Power of Habit
Written by Charles Duhigg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981605
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The Power of Habit
Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business
Written by Charles Duhigg


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $16.00

OVER 60 WEEKS ON THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER LIST

With a new Afterword by the author
 
In The Power of Habit, Pulitzer Prize–winning business reporter Charles Duhigg takes us to the thrilling edge of scientific discoveries that explain why habits exist and how they can be changed. Distilling vast amounts of information...

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Social
Social
Written by Matthew D. Lieberman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307889096
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Social
Why Our Brains Are Wired to Connect
Written by Matthew D. Lieberman


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $26.00

We are profoundly social creatures – more than we know. 

In Social, renowned psychologist Matthew Lieberman explores groundbreaking research in social neuroscience revealing that our need to connect with other people is even more fundamental, more basic, than our need for food or shelter.  Because of this, our brain uses its... Read more >
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Social
Social
Written by Matthew D. Lieberman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307889119
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Social
Why Our Brains Are Wired to Connect
Written by Matthew D. Lieberman


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $13.99

We are profoundly social creatures – more than we know. 

In Social, renowned psychologist Matthew Lieberman explores groundbreaking research in social neuroscience revealing that our need to connect with other people is even more fundamental, more basic, than our need for food or shelter.  Because of this, our brain uses its... Read more >
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Thinking in New Boxes
Thinking in New Boxes
Written by Luc De Brabandere and Alan Iny
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812992953
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Thinking in New Boxes
A New Paradigm for Business Creativity
Written by Luc De Brabandere and Alan Iny


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $28.00

When BIC, manufacturer of disposable ballpoint pens, wanted to grow, it looked for an idea beyond introducing new sizes and ink colors. Someone suggested lighters.
 
LIGHTERS?
 
With an idea that seemed crazy at first, that bright executive, instead of seeing BIC as a pen company—a business in the PEN... Read more >
Thinking in New Boxes
Thinking in New Boxes
Written by Luc De Brabandere and Alan Iny
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679644361
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Thinking in New Boxes
A New Paradigm for Business Creativity
Written by Luc De Brabandere and Alan Iny


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $14.99

When BIC, manufacturer of disposable ballpoint pens, wanted to grow, it looked for an idea beyond introducing new sizes and ink colors. Someone suggested lighters.
 
LIGHTERS?
 
With an idea that seemed crazy at first, that bright executive, instead of seeing BIC as a pen company—a business in the PEN... Read more >
Thinking in New Boxes
Thinking in New Boxes
Written by Luc De Brabandere and Alan Iny, Read by Alan Iny
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385360999
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Thinking in New Boxes
A New Paradigm for Business Creativity
Written by Luc De Brabandere and Alan Iny
Read by Alan Iny


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $35.00

When BIC, manufacturer of disposable ballpoint pens, wanted to grow, it looked for an idea beyond introducing new sizes and ink colors. Someone suggested lighters.
 
LIGHTERS?
 
With an idea that seemed crazy at first, that bright executive, instead of seeing BIC as a pen company—a business in the PEN... Read more >
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Thinking in New Boxes
Thinking in New Boxes
Written by Luc De Brabandere and Alan Iny, Read by Alan Iny
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385361002
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Thinking in New Boxes
A New Paradigm for Business Creativity
Written by Luc De Brabandere and Alan Iny
Read by Alan Iny


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $17.50

When BIC, manufacturer of disposable ballpoint pens, wanted to grow, it looked for an idea beyond introducing new sizes and ink colors. Someone suggested lighters.
 
LIGHTERS?
 
With an idea that seemed crazy at first, that bright executive, instead of seeing BIC as a pen company—a business in the PEN... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook and a hardcover.
Confessions of a Sociopath
Confessions of a Sociopath
Written by M.E. Thomas
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307956668
Our Price: $12.99
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Confessions of a Sociopath
A Life Spent Hiding in Plain Sight
Written by M.E. Thomas


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $12.99

A PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST OF 2013 STAFF PICK

As M.E. Thomas says of her fellow sociopaths, “We are your neighbors, your coworkers, and quite possibly the people closest to you: lovers, family, friends. Our risk-seeking behavior and general fearlessness are thrilling, our glibness and charm alluring. Our often quick wit and outside-the-box...

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Confessions of a Sociopath
Confessions of a Sociopath
Written by M.E. Thomas
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307956644
Our Price: $25.00
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Confessions of a Sociopath
A Life Spent Hiding in Plain Sight
Written by M.E. Thomas


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $25.00

As M.E. Thomas says of her fellow sociopaths, we are your neighbors, co-workers, and quite possibly the people closest to you: lovers, family, friends. Our risk-seeking behavior and general fearlessness are thrilling, our glibness and charm alluring. Our often quick wit and outside-the-box thinking make us appear intelligent—even brilliant. We climb... Read more >
Confessions of a Sociopath
Confessions of a Sociopath
Written by M.E. Thomas, Read by Bernadette Sullivan
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385362382
Our Price: $40.00
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Confessions of a Sociopath
A Life Spent Hiding in Plain Sight
Written by M.E. Thomas
Read by Bernadette Sullivan


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $40.00

As M.E. Thomas says of her fellow sociopaths, we are your neighbors, co-workers, and quite possibly the people closest to you: lovers, family, friends. Our risk-seeking behavior and general fearlessness are thrilling, our glibness and charm alluring. Our often quick wit and outside-the-box thinking make us appear intelligent—even brilliant. We climb... Read more >
Confessions of a Sociopath
Confessions of a Sociopath
Written by M.E. Thomas, Read by Bernadette Sullivan
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385362399
Our Price: $20.00

For more information about downloading this audiobook
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Confessions of a Sociopath
A Life Spent Hiding in Plain Sight
Written by M.E. Thomas
Read by Bernadette Sullivan


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $20.00

As M.E. Thomas says of her fellow sociopaths, we are your neighbors, co-workers, and quite possibly the people closest to you: lovers, family, friends. Our risk-seeking behavior and general fearlessness are thrilling, our glibness and charm alluring. Our often quick wit and outside-the-box thinking make us appear intelligent—even brilliant. We climb... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Out of Character
Out of Character
Written by David DeSteno and Piercarlo Valdesolo
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307717764
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Out of Character
Surprising Truths About the Liar, Cheat, Sinner (and Saint) Lurking in All of Us
Written by David DeSteno and Piercarlo Valdesolo


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $14.00

Have you ever wondered why a trumpeter of family values would suddenly turn around and cheat on his wife? Why jealousy would send an otherwise level-headed person into a violent rage? What could drive a person to blow a family fortune at the blackjack tables?
 
Or have you ever pondered what might...

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Blindspot
Blindspot
Written by Mahzarin R. Banaji and Anthony G. Greenwald
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553804645
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Blindspot
Hidden Biases of Good People
Written by Mahzarin R. Banaji and Anthony G. Greenwald


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $27.00

I know my own mind.
I am able to assess others in a fair and accurate way.


These self-perceptions are challenged by leading psychologists Mahzarin R. Banaji and Anthony G. Greenwald as they explore the hidden biases we all carry from a lifetime of exposure to cultural attitudes about age, gender, race, ethnicity... Read more >
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Blindspot
Blindspot
Written by Mahzarin R. Banaji and Anthony G. Greenwald
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780440423294
Our Price: $13.99
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Blindspot
Hidden Biases of Good People
Written by Mahzarin R. Banaji and Anthony G. Greenwald


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $13.99

I know my own mind.
I am able to assess others in a fair and accurate way.


These self-perceptions are challenged by leading psychologists Mahzarin R. Banaji and Anthony G. Greenwald as they explore the hidden biases we all carry from a lifetime of exposure to cultural attitudes about age, gender, race, ethnicity... Read more >
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The Righteous Mind
The Righteous Mind
Written by Jonathan Haidt
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307455772
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The Righteous Mind
Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion
Written by Jonathan Haidt


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $16.00

As America descends deeper into polarization and paralysis, social psychologist Jonathan Haidt has done the seemingly impossible—challenged conventional thinking about morality, politics, and religion in a way that speaks to everyone on the political spectrum. Drawing on his twenty five years of groundbreaking research on moral psychology, he shows how moral...

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Subliminal
Subliminal
Written by Leonard Mlodinow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307472250
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Subliminal
How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior
Written by Leonard Mlodinow


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $15.00

Winner of the 2013 PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award

Over the past two decades of neurological research, it has become increasingly clear that the way we experience the world--our perception, behavior, memory, and social judgment--is largely driven by the mind's subliminal processes and not by the conscious ones, as we have long...

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Sex-pol
Sex-pol
Written by Wilhelm Reich, Edited by Lee Baxandall, Translated by Anna Bostock, Introduction by Bertell Ollman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781680247
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Sex-pol
Essays, 1929-1934
Written by Wilhelm Reich
Edited by Lee Baxandall
Translated by Anna Bostock
Introduction by Bertell Ollman


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2013
Price: $17.95

This volume contains the first complete translations of Wilhelm Reich’s writings from his Marxist period. Reich, who died in 1957, had a career with a single goal: to find ways of relieving human suffering. And the same curiosity and courage that led him from medical school to join the early pioneers... Read more >
The Happy Life
The Happy Life
Written by David Malouf
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307907714
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The Happy Life
The Search for Contentment in the Modern World
Written by David Malouf


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $19.95

By Australia’s greatest contemporary author, an elegant, succinct meditation on what makes for a happy life. ;-)

“Happiness surely is among the simplest of human emotions and the most spontaneous,” says David Malouf. But what exactly are we looking for when we chase happiness? At this particular moment in history, privileged, industrialized...

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The Happy Life
The Happy Life
Written by David Malouf
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907820
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The Happy Life
The Search for Contentment in the Modern World
Written by David Malouf


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $9.99

By Australia’s greatest contemporary author, an elegant, succinct meditation on what makes for a happy life. ;-)

“Happiness surely is among the simplest of human emotions and the most spontaneous,” says David Malouf. But what exactly are we looking for when we chase happiness? At this particular moment in history, privileged, industrialized...

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Succeeding When You're Supposed to Fail
Succeeding When You're Supposed to Fail
Written by Rom Brafman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307887696
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Succeeding When You're Supposed to Fail
The 6 Enduring Principles of High Achievement
Written by Rom Brafman


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2013
Price: $14.00

IN COUNTLESS STUDIES, PSYCHOLOGISTS HAVE DISCOVERED A SURPRISING FACT:
 
For decades they assumed that people who face adversity—a difficult childhood, career turbulence, sudden bouts of bad luck—will succumb to their circumstances. Yet over and over again they found a significant percentage are able to overcome their life circumstances and achieve spectacular success...

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