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  • Investing: The Last Liberal Art by Robert G. Hagstrom
    Investing: The Last Liberal Art (English, Hardback) Robert G. Hagstrom

    In this updated second edition, well-known investment author Hagstrom explores basic and fundamental investing concepts in a range of fields outside of economics, including physics, biology, sociology, psychology, philosophy, and literature.

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  • Taking Back Philosophy by Bryan W. Van Norden
    Taking Back Philosophy (English, Paperback) Bryan W. Van Norden

    Bryan W. Van Norden lambastes academic philosophy for its Eurocentrism and insularity and challenges educational institutions to live up to their cosmopolitan ideals. Taking Back Philosophy is at once a manifesto for multicultural education, an accessible introduction to Confucian and Buddhist philosophy, and a defense of the value of philosophy.

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  • Danger: Diabolik by Leon Hunt
    Danger: Diabolik (English, Paperback) Leon Hunt

    Danger: Diabolik (1968) was adapted from a comic that has been a social phenomenon in Italy for over fifty years. This study examines its status as a comic-book movie, traces its production and initial reception in Italy, France, the U.S., and the UK, and its cult afterlife as both a pop-art classic and campy "bad film."

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  • What Kind of Creatures Are We? by Noam Chomsky
    What Kind of Creatures Are We? (English, Hardback) Noam Chomsky

    Addressing the most fundamental themes defining our humanity: the uniquely human capacity for language, the nature and limits of the human mind, and the possibilities for the common good in human society and politics.

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  • Sexual Politics by Kate Millett
    Sexual Politics (English, Paperback) Kate Millett

    A new edition of the earthshaking work that exposed the subjugation of women in culture and life.

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  • Genuine Pretending by Hans-Georg Moeller
    Genuine Pretending (English, Paperback) Hans-Georg Moeller, Paul J. D'Ambrosio

    This book presents an innovative reading of Daoist philosophy that highlights the critical and therapeutic functions of satire and humor. Moeller and D'Ambrosio show how the Zhuangzi expounds the Daoist art of "genuine pretending" the paradoxical skill of enacting social roles without submitting to them or letting them define one's identity.

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  • The Art of Sanctions by Richard Nephew
    The Art of Sanctions (English, Hardback) Richard Nephew

    The Art of Sanctions offers a practical framework for planning and applying sanctions based on two critical factors: pain and resolve. Focusing on lessons learned from sanctions on Iran and Iraq, Richard Nephew provides policymakers with practical guidance on how to measure and respond to pain and resolve to achieve successful sanctions regimes.

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  • What I Learned Losing a Million Dollars by Jim Paul
    What I Learned Losing a Million Dollars (English, Hardback) Jim Paul, Brendan Moynihan

    Jim Paul's meteoric rise took him from a small town in Northern Kentucky to governor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, yet he lost it all--his fortune, his reputation, and his job--in one fatal attack of excessive economic hubris. In this honest, frank analysis, Paul and Brendan Moynihan revisit the events that led to Paul's disastrous decision and examine the psychological factors behind bad...

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  • Food of Sinful Demons by Geoffrey Barstow
    Food of Sinful Demons (English, Hardback) Geoffrey Barstow

    Geoffrey Barstow explores the tension between Buddhist ethics and Tibetan cultural norms to offer a novel perspective on the spiritual and social dimensions of meat eating within Tibetan religiosity. Barstow offers a detailed analysis of the debates over meat and vegetarianism from the tenth century through the Chinese invasion in the 1950s.

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  • Assuming a Body by Gayle Salamon
    Assuming a Body (English, Paperback) Gayle Salamon

    We believe we know our bodies intimately?that their material reality is certain and that this certainty leads to an epistemological truth about sex, gender, and identity. By exploring and giving equal weight to transgendered subjectivities, however, Gayle Salamon upends these certainties. Considering questions of transgendered embodiment via phenomenology (Maurice Merleau-Ponty), psychoanalysis...

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  • Democracy and the Welfare State by Alice Kessler-Harris
    Democracy and the Welfare State (English, Paperback) Alice Kessler-Harris

    Though the "two Wests," Europe and the United States, differ in crucial respects, they share a common history of social rights. In Democracy and the Welfare State, leading historians and social scientists rethink this history in light of global transformations of the economic order and the onslaught of neoliberalism and right-wing populism.

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  • Building the New American Economy by Jeffrey D. Sachs
    Building the New American Economy (English, Paperback) Jeffrey D. Sachs

    Jeffrey D. Sachs shows how the United States can find a path to renewed economic progress that is fair and environmentally sustainable. Sachs explores issues including infrastructure, trade deals, energy policy, and income inequality, providing illuminating and accessible explanations of the forces at work and specific policy solutions.

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  • Film and the Natural Environment by Adam O'Brien
    Film and the Natural Environment (English, Paperback) Adam O'Brien

    Environmental themes are present in cinema more than ever before. But the relationship between film and the natural world is a long and complex one, not reducible to issues such as climate change and pollution. This volume demonstrates how an awareness of natural features and dynamics can enhance our understanding of three key film-studies topics?narrative, genre, and national cinema. It does so...

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  • The Digital Transformation Playbook by David L. Rogers
    The Digital Transformation Playbook (English, Hardback) David L. Rogers

    A practical action plan for businesses seeking to adapt and grow in today's digital market.

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  • Powers of Horror by Julia Kristeva
    Powers of Horror (English, Paperback) Julia Kristeva

    Powers of Horror is an excellent introduction to an aspect of contemporary French literature which has been allowed to become somewhat neglected in the current emphasis on para-philosophical modes of discourse."

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  • The Story of the Earth in 25 Rocks by Donald R. Prothero
    The Story of the Earth in 25 Rocks (English, Hardback) Donald R. Prothero

    Every rock is a tangible trace of the earth's past. This book tells the fascinating stories behind the discoveries that shook the foundations of geology. In twenty-five chapters--each about a particular rock, outcrop, or geologic phenomenon--Donald R. Prothero recounts the scientific detective work that shaped our understanding of geology.

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  • Through Vegetal Being by Luce Irigaray
    Through Vegetal Being (English, Paperback) Luce Irigaray, Michael Marder

    A unique collaboration to map the ontology and epistemology of the human-plant relationship.

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  • Narrative and Numbers by Aswath Damodaran
    Narrative and Numbers (English, Hardback) Aswath Damodaran

    How to connect business value to story.

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  • Sources of Chinese Tradition by Wm. Theodore De Bary
    Sources of Chinese Tradition (English, Paperback) Wm. Theodore De Bary

    A collection of primary readings on the social, intellectual, and religious traditions of China, this text provides a resource for scholars and students and an introduction for general readers.

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  • Making Sense of the Alt-Right by George Hawley
    Making Sense of the Alt-Right (English, Hardback) George Hawley

    During the 2016 election, a new term entered the American political lexicon: "alt-right." George Hawley provides an accessible introduction to this troubling racist movement, detailing its origins, evolution, methods, and core belief in white nationalism through exclusive interviews and a careful study of the alt-right's influential texts.

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