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Confessions of a Sociopath
Confessions of a Sociopath
Written by M.E. Thomas, Read by Bernadette Sullivan
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Confessions of a Sociopath
A Life Spent Hiding in Plain Sight
Written by M.E. Thomas
Read by Bernadette Sullivan


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On Sale: May 14, 2013
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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 >
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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
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Blindspot
Hidden Biases of Good People
Written by Mahzarin R. Banaji and Anthony G. Greenwald


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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
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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: $16.95

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
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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
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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
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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
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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: $11.99

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
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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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Radical Distortion
How Emotions Warp What We Hear
Written by John W. Reich


Format: eBook0
On Sale: October 16, 2012
Price: $11.99

Our social unity is under attack from extremists on opposite sides of the political spectrum. Often the loudest and most influential public voices today are also the most divisive. Amid the din of conflicting claims, accusations, and counteraccusations, voices of moderation can no longer be heard. Radical speech is creating hazards... Read more >
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Radical Distortion
Radical Distortion
Written by John W. Reich
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ISBN: 9781616146580
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Radical Distortion
How Emotions Warp What We Hear
Written by John W. Reich


Format: Trade Paperback, 248 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $19.00

Our social unity is under attack from extremists on opposite sides of the political spectrum. Often the loudest and most influential public voices today are also the most divisive. Amid the din of conflicting claims, accusations, and counteraccusations, voices of moderation can no longer be heard. Radical speech is creating hazards... Read more >
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Second That Emotion
Second That Emotion
Written by Jeremy D. Holden
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616146641
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Second That Emotion
How Decisions, Trends, & Movements Are Shaped
Written by Jeremy D. Holden


Format: Hardcover, 287 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $25.00

An advertising and communications expert traces the fascinating process whereby a passion for an idea, a politician, a celebrity, or a brand gives rise to a set of illogical beliefs that becomes the basis for a powerful movement.

Conventional wisdom has it that spin doctors and Madison Avenue are responsible for... Read more >
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Second That Emotion
How Decisions, Trends, & Movements Are Shaped
Written by Jeremy D. Holden


Format: eBook0
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $14.99

An advertising and communications expert traces the fascinating process whereby a passion for an idea, a politician, a celebrity, or a brand gives rise to a set of illogical beliefs that becomes the basis for a powerful movement.

Conventional wisdom has it that spin doctors and Madison Avenue are responsible for... Read more >
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The Marvelous Learning Animal
What Makes Human Behavior Unique
Written by Arthur W. Staats


Format: eBook0
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $12.99

What makes us human? In recent decades, researchers have focused on innate tendencies and inherited traits as explanations for human behavior, especially in light of groundbreaking human genome research. The author thinks this trend is misleading. As he shows in great detail in this engaging, thought-provoking, and highly informative book, what... Read more >
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The Marvelous Learning Animal
The Marvelous Learning Animal
Written by Arthur W. Staats
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ISBN: 9781616145972
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The Marvelous Learning Animal
What Makes Human Behavior Unique
Written by Arthur W. Staats


Format: Hardcover, 402 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $27.00

What makes us human? In recent decades, researchers have focused on innate tendencies and inherited traits as explanations for human behavior, especially in light of groundbreaking human genome research. The author thinks this trend is misleading. As he shows in great detail in this engaging, thought-provoking, and highly informative book, what... Read more >
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The Blind Giant
The Blind Giant
Written by Nick Harkaway
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ISBN: 9780345803726
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The Blind Giant
Being Human in a Digital World
Written by Nick Harkaway


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $11.99

Nick Harkaway, author of Angelmaker, presents a rousing and energizing look at how we can meaningfully and constructively engage with technology—creating an essential handbook for anyone trying to be human in a digital age.
 
Some say our devices will lead us to ruin: isolating us from our neighbors, warping communication, delivering an unregulated... Read more >
Subliminal
Subliminal
Written by Leonard Mlodinow
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ISBN: 9780307378217
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Subliminal
How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior
Written by Leonard Mlodinow


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $26.95

Leonard Mlodinow, the best-selling author of The Drunkard’s Walk and coauthor of The Grand Design (with Stephen Hawking), gives us a startling and eye-opening examination of how the unconscious mind shapes our experience of the world and how, for instance, we often misperceive our relationships with family, friends, and business associates... Read more >
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Subliminal
Written by Leonard Mlodinow
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Subliminal
How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior
Written by Leonard Mlodinow


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $11.99

Leonard Mlodinow, the best-selling author of The Drunkard’s Walk and coauthor of The Grand Design (with Stephen Hawking), gives us a startling and eye-opening examination of how the unconscious mind shapes our experience of the world and how, for instance, we often misperceive our relationships with family, friends, and business associates... Read more >
Subliminal
Subliminal
Written by Leonard Mlodinow, Read by Leonard Mlodinow
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ISBN: 9780739383681
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Subliminal
How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior
Written by Leonard Mlodinow
Read by Leonard Mlodinow


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $30.00

Leonard Mlodinow, the best-selling author of The Drunkard’s Walk and coauthor of The Grand Design (with Stephen Hawking), gives us a startling and eye-opening examination of how the unconscious mind shapes our experience of the world and how, for instance, we often misperceive our relationships with family, friends, and business associates... Read more >
Subliminal
Subliminal
Written by Leonard Mlodinow, Read by Leonard Mlodinow
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ISBN: 9780739383698
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Subliminal
How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior
Written by Leonard Mlodinow
Read by Leonard Mlodinow


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $17.50

Leonard Mlodinow, the best-selling author of The Drunkard’s Walk and coauthor of The Grand Design (with Stephen Hawking), gives us a startling and eye-opening examination of how the unconscious mind shapes our experience of the world and how, for instance, we often misperceive our relationships with family, friends, and business associates... Read more >
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The Righteous Mind
The Righteous Mind
Written by Jonathan Haidt
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ISBN: 9780307377906
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The Righteous Mind
Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion
Written by Jonathan Haidt


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $28.95

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 Righteous Mind
Written by Jonathan Haidt
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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 Power of Habit
The Power of Habit
Written by Charles Duhigg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069286
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The Power of Habit
Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business
Written by Charles Duhigg


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $28.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The Wall Street Journal • Financial Times

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A young woman walks into a laboratory. Over the past two years, she has transformed almost every aspect of her life. She has quit smoking, run a marathon, and been promoted at work...

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The Power of Habit
The Power of Habit
Written by Charles Duhigg
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The Power of Habit
Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business
Written by Charles Duhigg


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $11.99

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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