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  • The Consuming Instinct

    The Consuming Instinct
    av Gad Saad

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886438

    In this highly informative and entertaining book, the founder of the vibrant new field of evolutionary consumption illuminates the relevance of our biological heritage to our daily lives as consumers. While culture is important, the author shows tha…

  • The Consuming Instinct

    The Consuming Instinct
    av Gad Saad

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616144296

    In this highly informative and entertaining book, the founder of the vibrant new field of evolutionary consumption illuminates the relevance of our biological heritage to our daily lives as consumers. While culture is important, the author shows tha…

  • Islamic Fascism

    Islamic Fascism
    av Hamed Abdel-Samad

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633881242

    This polemic against Islamic extremism highlights the striking parallels between contemporary Islamism and the 20th-century fascism embodied by Hitler and Mussolini. Like those infamous ideologies, Islamism today touts imperialist dreams of world do…

  • Red Pill, Blue Pill

    Red Pill, Blue Pill
    av David Neiwert

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886261

    A revealing trip down the rabbit hole of conspiracy theories--their appeal, who believes them, how they spread--with an eye to helping people deal with the alt-right conspiracists in their own lives.Conspiracy theories are killing us. Once confined…

  • The Patterning Instinct

    The Patterning Instinct
    av Jeremy Lent

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633882935

    Winner of the 2017 Nautilus Silver Award!This fresh perspective on crucial questions of history identifies the root metaphors that cultures have used to construct meaning in their world. It offers a glimpse into the minds of a vast range of differen…

  • The Patterning Instinct

    The Patterning Instinct
    av Jeremy Lent

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633887596

    Winner of the 2017 Nautilus Silver Award! This fresh perspective on crucial questions of history identifies the root metaphors that cultures have used to construct meaning in their world. It offers a glimpse into the minds of a vast range of differe…

  • The German Ideology

    The German Ideology
    av Karl Marx

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781573922586

    Nearly two years before his powerful Communist Manifesto, Marx (1818-1883) co-wrote The German Ideology in 1845 with friend and collaborator Friedrich Engels expounding a new political worldview, including positions on materialism, labor, production…

  • Virusphere

    Virusphere
    av Frank Ryan

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886049

    What are viruses? Do they rely on genes, like all other forms of life? Do they follow the same patterns of evolution as plants and animals?Dr. Frank Ryan answers these questions and many more in a sweeping tour of illnesses caused by viruses. He exa…

  • Operation Gladio

    Operation Gladio
    av Paul L. Williams

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633884786

    This disturbing expose describes a secret alliance forged at the close of World War II by the CIA, the Sicilian and US mafias, and the Vatican to thwart the possibility of a Communist invasion of Europe. Journalist Paul L. Williams presents evidence…

  • The Philosophy of History

    The Philosophy of History
    av G. W. F. Hegel

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780879756314

    Hegel's Philosophy of History stands as a fascinating example of this influential German thinker's efforts to capture the multidimensional character of reality within a broad theoretical framework. Hegel draws upon many of his well-known concepts -…

  • The Science of Consequences

    The Science of Consequences
    av Susan M. Schneider

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616146627

    Actions have consequences--and the ability to learn from them revolutionized life on earth. While it's easy enough to see that consequences are important (where would we be without positive reinforcement?), few have heard there's a science of conseq…

  • Anthill Economics

    Anthill Economics
    av Nathanial Gronewold

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886520

    Does modern economic theory violate some basic, fundamental laws of physics? That is the question that award-winning environmental and energy writer Nathanial Gronewold sets out to answer in Anthill Economics. Gronewold points out that the modern sc…

  • Wealth of Nations

    Wealth of Nations
    av Adam Smith

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780879757052

    Political economy had been studied long before Adam Smith. But Wealth of Nations (1776) established it for the first time as a separate science. Smith based his arguments on vast historical knowledge, and developed his principles with remarkable cla…

  • Genius Weapons

    Genius Weapons
    av Louis A. Del Monte

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633884526

    A technology expert describes the ever-increasing role of artificial intelligence in weapons development, the ethical dilemmas these weapons pose, and the potential threat to humanity.Artificial intelligence is playing an ever-increasing role in mil…

  • The Myth of Self-esteem

    The Myth of Self-esteem
    av Albert Ellis

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591023548

    In this illuminatingbook, Ellis provides a lively and insightful explanation of the differences between self-esteem and self-acceptance. Emphasizing the importance of self-acceptance, he examines this theme in the thinking of great religious teacher…

  • The Principia

    The Principia
    av Sir Isaac Newton

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780879759803

    Sir Isaac Newton's Principia Mathematica (Mathematical Principles) is considered to be among the finest scientific works ever published. His grand unifying idea of gravitation, with effects extending throughout the solar system, explains by one prin…

  • Faraday, Maxwell, and the Electromagnetic Field

    Faraday, Maxwell, and the Electromagnetic Field
    av Nancy Forbes

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616149420

    The story of two brilliant nineteenth-century scientists who discovered the electromagnetic field, laying the groundwork for the amazing technological and theoretical breakthroughs of the twentieth centuryTwo of the boldest and most creative scienti…

  • Faraday, Maxwell, and the Electromagnetic Field

    Faraday, Maxwell, and the Electromagnetic Field
    av Nancy Forbes

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886070

    The story of two brilliant nineteenth-century scientists who discovered the electromagnetic field, laying the groundwork for the amazing technological and theoretical breakthroughs of the twentieth centuryTwo of the boldest and most creative scienti…

  • The Essential Epicurus

    The Essential Epicurus
    av Epicurus

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780879758103

    Epicureanism is commonly regarded as the refined satisfaction of physical desires. As a philosophy, however, it also denoted the striving after an independent state of mind and body, imperturbability, and reliance on sensory data as the true basis o…

  • Science in a Democratic Society

    Science in a Democratic Society
    av Philip Kitcher

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616144074

    In this successor to his pioneering Science, Truth, and Democracy, the author revisits the topic explored in his previous work-namely, the challenges of integrating science, the most successful knowledge-generating system of all time, with the probl…

  • Alpha God

    Alpha God
    av Hector A. Garcia

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633880207

    This book uses evolutionary psychology as a lens to explain religious violence and oppression. The author, a clinical psychologist, examines religious scriptures, rituals, and canon law, highlighting the many ways in which our evolutionary legacy ha…

  • The Soul Fallacy

    The Soul Fallacy
    av Julien Musolino

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616149628

    Most Americans believe they possess an immaterial soul that will survive the death of the body. In sharp contrast, the current scientific consensus rejects the traditional soul, although this conclusion is rarely discussed publicly. In this book, a…

  • Hateland

    Hateland
    av Daryl Johnson

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633885165

    A former Department of Homeland Security analyst takes a long view on the domestic terrorism threat from radicalized individuals and hate groups of various ideologies.America is a land in which extremism no longer belongs to the country's shadowy fr…

  • Hateland

    Hateland
    av Daryl Johnson

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633887688

    A former Department of Homeland Security analyst takes a long view on the domestic terrorism threat from radicalized individuals and hate groups of various ideologies.America is a land in which extremism no longer belongs to the country's shadowy fr…

  • Hateland

    Hateland
    av Daryl Johnson

    Övrigt - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886476

  • The Spirit of Laws

    The Spirit of Laws
    av Charles de Secondat, baron de Montesquieu

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781573929493

    One of the most influential books of all time, this masterpiece of political philosophy was widely read throughout Europe, attracted an especially enthusiastic readership in England, and had a profound effect on the framers of the American Constitut…

  • Maybe Yes, Maybe No

    Maybe Yes, Maybe No
    av Dan Barker

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780879756079

    In today's media-flooded world, there is no way to control all of the information, claims, and enticements that reach young people. The best thing to do is arm them with the sword of critical thinking.Maybe Yes, Maybe No is a charming introduction t…

  • Our Political Nature

    Our Political Nature
    av Avi Tuschman

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633885707

    By blending serious research with relevant contemporary examples, Our Political Nature casts important light on the ideological clashes that so dangerously divide and imperil our world today. It shows how political orientations arise from three clus…

  • Cruel Creeds, Virtuous Violence

    Cruel Creeds, Virtuous Violence
    av Jack David Eller

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616142186

    This illuminating, in-depth studypresents a wealth of case material, demonstrating the many manifestations of religious violence-not just war and terrorism, which are the focus of so many discussions of religiously motivated violence-but also more p…

  • The Case for Space

    The Case for Space
    av Robert Zubrin

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633885349

    A noted space expert explains the current revolution in spaceflight, where it leads, and why we need it.A new space race has begun. But the rivals in this case are not superpowers but competing entrepreneurs. These daring pioneers are creating a rev…

  • Flim-Flam!: Psychics, ESP, Unicorns, and Other Delusions

    Flim-Flam!: Psychics, ESP, Unicorns, and Other Delusions
    av James Randi
    (1 recension)

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780879751982

    A professional magician exposes mystics, mediums, psychic surgeons, and others who claim to possess supernatural or paranormal powers, demonstrating how their feats are little more than well-planned tricks that any competent magician can duplicate

  • On the Revolutions of Heavenly Spheres

    On the Revolutions of Heavenly Spheres
    av Nicolaus Copernicus

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781573920353

    The Ptolemaic system of the universe, with the earth at the center, had held sway since antiquity as authoritative in philosophy, science, and church teaching. Following his observations of the heavenly bodies, Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543) abando…

  • How Are We to Live?: Ethics in an Age of Self-Interest

    How Are We to Live?: Ethics in an Age of Self-Interest
    av Peter Singer

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780879759667

    "Is there still anything worth living for? Is anything worth pursuing, apart from money, love, and caring for one's own family?" Internationally known social philosopher and ethicist Peter Singer has an answer to these and other questions in this co…

  • Early Islam

    Early Islam

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616148256

    This successor volume toThe Hidden Origins of Islam(edited by Karl-Heinz Ohlig and Gerd-R. Puin) continues the pioneering research begun in the first volume into the earliest development of Islam. Using coins, commemorative building inscriptions, an…

  • The Art of Deception

    The Art of Deception
    av Nicholas Capaldi

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633885981

    Now reissued for contemporary readers, this entertaining primer on critical thinking has been teaching people to think and speak more clearly for more than four decades.Do you know when you're being deceived? Can you trust the information coming fro…

  • In the Mind's Eye

    In the Mind's Eye
    av Thomas G. West

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886421

    Now in its fifteenth printing, In the Mind's Eye has been recognized as a classic in its field. The book still stands alone as a uniquely compelling argument for the great importance of visual thinking and visual technologies as well as the high cre…

  • In the Mind's Eye

    In the Mind's Eye
    av Thomas G. West

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591027003

    Now in its fifteenth printing, In the Mind's Eye has been recognized as a classic in its field. The book still stands alone as a uniquely compelling argument for the great importance of visual thinking and visual technologies as well as the high cre…

  • The Well-Spoken Woman Speaks Out

    The Well-Spoken Woman Speaks Out
    av Christine K. Jahnke

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633885004

    Practical and inspiring, this book is a valuable asset for women seeking to drive change with #MeToo, March for our Lives, Time's Up, Black Women Lead, Climate Action, She Should Run, Power to the Polls, and women's marches.In her successful book Th…

  • Microbes

    Microbes
    av Phillip K. Peterson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886346

    This is the only book that tells both sides of the story of germs: that they are critically important for our health and that the dangers of emerging pathogens continue to wreak havoc in our bodies and around the world.With straight-forward and enga…

  • The Essential William James

    The Essential William James
    av John R. Shook

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616144395

    This title offers an intelligent and insightful exploration of the most notable works of the influential thinker and philosopher, William James. William James (1842-1910) was one of the most original and influential thinkers of the late 19th and ear…

  • Mathematical Brainteasers with Surprising Solutions

    Mathematical Brainteasers with Surprising Solutions
    av Owen O'Shea

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633885844

    Proves that math can be serious fun!If you like any kind of game at all, you'll enjoy the amazing mathematical brainteasers in this entertaining book. No special mathematics training is needed. With an emphasis on puzzling word problems with surpris…

  • Magnificent Principia

    Magnificent Principia
    av Colin Pask

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633885684

    Will help you appreciate and understand the significance of Isaac Newton's masterpiece--what many regard as the greatest scientific contribution of all time.Despite its dazzling reputation, Isaac Newton's Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica…

  • Your Place in the Universe

    Your Place in the Universe
    av Paul M. Sutter

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633884724

    An astrophysicist presents an in-depth yet accessible tour of the universe for lay readers, while conveying the excitement of astronomy.How is a galaxy billions of lightyears away connected to us? Is our home nothing more than a tiny speck of blue i…

  • Your Place in the Universe

    Your Place in the Universe
    av Paul M. Sutter

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886636

    An astrophysicist presents an in-depth yet accessible tour of the universe for lay readers, while conveying the excitement of astronomy.How is a galaxy billions of lightyears away connected to us? Is our home nothing more than a tiny speck of blue i…

  • Holy Horrors

    Holy Horrors
    av James A. Haught

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781573927789

    When you think of saints, you envision stained-glass pictures of piety. But the truth can be horribly different. Consider Saint Pius V: As Grand Inquisitor, he sent Catholic troops to kill 2,000 Waldensian Protestants in southern Italy. After becomi…

  • Decoding Madness

    Decoding Madness
    av Richard, Ph.D Lettieri

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886926

    In Decoding Madness, forensic neuropsychologist and psychoanalyst Dr. Richard Lettieri gives a behind-the-scenes look at criminal psychology through case studies from his over 30 years of experience as a court-appointed and privately retained psycho…

  • Empire's Eagles

    Empire's Eagles
    av Thomas E. Crocker

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886544

    The never-before told story of how Napoleon's top brass escaped to America after Waterloo. Empire's Eagles is colorful, new, and an effectively unknown chapter in American history. In its center is the mystery of whether Napoleon's "Bravest of the b…

  • Smallpox: The Death of a Disease

    Smallpox: The Death of a Disease
    av D. A., M.D. Henderson

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633887015

    With a New Introduction by Phillip K. Peterson, M.D., author of Microbes: The Life-Changing Story of GermsFor more than 3000 years, hundreds of millions of people have died or been left permanently scarred or blind by the relentless, incurable disea…

  • The Mask of Nostradamus

    The Mask of Nostradamus
    av James Randi
    (1 recension)

    Pocket - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780879758301

    This is the first in-depth biography of this intriguing sixteenth-century astrologer and physician whose book of prophecies, "The Centuries", is claimed by many to have foretold the Great Fire of London, the French Revolution, the rise of Hitler, an…

  • The Rift Walker

    The Rift Walker
    av Clay Griffith, Susan Griffith, Clay Griffith

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616145231

    * The gripping conclusion to the popular, genre-breaking, epic trilogy of a war between vampires and humans Empress Adele has launched a grand crusade against the vampire clans of the north. Prince Gareth, the vampire lord of Scotland, serves the Eq…

  • The Robot in the Next Cubicle: What You Need to Know to Adapt and Succeed in the Automation Age

    The Robot in the Next Cubicle: What You Need to Know to Adapt and Succeed in the Automation Age
    av Larry Boyer

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633884090

    An eye-opening look at the coming convergence of automation, robotics, and artificial intelligence, showing how it will change the workplace, the economy, and society at large. It's called the Fourth Industrial Revolution--a revolution fueled by ana…

  • Girls Are Girls and Boys Are Boys

    Girls Are Girls and Boys Are Boys
    av Sol Gordon, Vivien Cohen, Sol Gordon

    Pocket - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780879756864

    This illustrated volume is a non-sexist sexuality education book for children of ages 6 to 10. Do all boys want to become pilots or firemen? Do all girls want to become mothers or secretaries? Is blue a boy's colour? Is pink a girl's colour? 'Balone…

  • What Is the Bible?

    What Is the Bible?
    av Carl Lofmark

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780879757816

    The Bible, undoubtedly the most widely read book of the Western world, has outsold every other book in the history of publishing. Despite its popularity and cultural importance as the foundation of Christianity and Judaism, few people have more than…

  • Tribal Science

    Tribal Science
    av Mike Mcrae

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616145835

    This is a fascinating look at how scientific thinking evolved from traditional tribal thinking, and its lasting impact on human success. Human beings evolved in a tribal environment. Over the millennia, our brains have become adept at fostering soci…

  • Dreaming the Future

    Dreaming the Future
    av Clifford A. Pickover

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781573928953

    For countless generations, people of every culture have practiced a broad range of dramatic and sometimes frightening techniques to peer into the future. In this fascinating book, acclaimed author Clifford Pickover presents a nearly exhaustive list…

  • The Historical Evidence for Jesus

    The Historical Evidence for Jesus
    av G. A. Wells

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780879754297

    In this thoroughly researched study, G.A. Wells has squarely faced the question of whether a man named Jesus lived, preached, healed, and died in Palestine during the early years of the first century of the Christian era - or indeed, at any time.Bui…

  • The Last Days of Democracy

    The Last Days of Democracy
    av Elliott D. Cohen

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591025047

    In this chilling account of an America in political and cultural decline, media critics Elliot D. Cohen and Bruce W. Fraser show how mainstream media corporations like CNN, Fox, and NBC (General Electric) together with giant telecoms like Comcast, V…