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  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Operation Gladio

    Operation Gladio
    av Paul L. Williams

    Häftad - 2018 - 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…

  • Operation Gladio

    Operation Gladio
    av Paul L. Williams

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781616149741

    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 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…

  • 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 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…

  • 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…

  • On the Revolutions of Heavenly Spheres

    On the Revolutions of Heavenly Spheres
    av Nicolaus Copernicus

    Häftad - 1995 - 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…

  • 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…

  • How Hitler Was Made: Germany and the Rise of the Perfect Nazi

    How Hitler Was Made: Germany and the Rise of the Perfect Nazi
    av Cory Taylor

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633884359

    Focusing on German society immediately following the First World War, this vivid historical narrative explains how fake news and political uproar influenced Hitler and put him on the path toward dictatorial power.How did an obscure agitator on the p…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Alone against Hitler

    Alone against Hitler
    av Jack Bray

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886124

    Alone Against Hitler tells the lesser-known but pivotal story of former Austrian Chancellor Kurt von Schuschnigg. As one of the first leaders to defy Adolf Hitler during the build-up to WWII, his is a story of lasting importance. Though young and un…

  • 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…

  • The Anatomy of Evil

    The Anatomy of Evil
    av Michael H. Stone, MD

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633883352

    FROM NARCISSISM TO AGGRESSION, AN ORIGINAL LOOK AT THE PERSONALITY TRAITS AND BEHAVIORS THAT CONSTITUTE EVILIn this groundbreaking book, renowned psychiatrist Michael H. Stone explores the concept and reality of evil from a new perspective. In an in…

  • The State of Science

    The State of Science
    av Marc Zimmer

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886391

    New research and innovations in the field of science are leading to life-changing and world-altering discoveries like never before. What does the horizon of science look like? Who are the scientists that are making it happen? And, how are we to intr…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Seinology

    Seinology
    av Tim Delaney

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591023951

    No one was better at turning everyday social interactions into memorable comedy sketches than Seinfeld creators Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David. The show, still very current in syndication, is filled with astute social observations delivered with gre…

  • 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…

  • Your Place in the Universe

    Your Place in the Universe
    av Paul M. Sutter

    Inbunden - 2018 - 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…

  • Interplanetary Robots

    Interplanetary Robots
    av Rod Pyle

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633885028

    A NASA insider tells the exciting story of robotic space missions to explore the solar system.Exploring the planets has been a goal of America's space program since the dawn of the space race. This insider's perspective examines incredible missions…

  • The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Christian Myth

    The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Christian Myth
    av John Allegro

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780879757571

    Presents translations and analyses of the ancient manuscripts, and discusses the historicity of Jesus and the role that the myths of the Essene community played in the development of Christianity.

  • My Plastic Brain

    My Plastic Brain
    av Caroline Williams

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633883918

    Using herself as a guinea pig, a science journalist explores "neuroplasticity" to find out whether she can make meaningful, lasting changes to the way her brain works.In books like THE HAPPINESS PROJECT, THE NO-SPEND YEAR, and THE YEAR OF YES, indiv…

  • Armed in America

    Armed in America
    av Patrick J. Charles

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633885646

    NOW WITH A NEW PREFACE THAT BRINGS THE FRAUGHT GUN-RIGHTS CONTROVERSY UP TO DATEThis accessible legal history describes the way in which the Second Amendment was interpreted throughout most of American history and shows that today's gun-rights advoc…

  • Armed in America

    Armed in America
    av Patrick J. Charles

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633883130

    This accessible legal history describes how the Second Amendment has been interpreted throughout most of American history and shows that today's gun-rights advocates have drastically departed from the long-held interpretation of the constitutional r…

  • The Empty Tomb

    The Empty Tomb

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591022862

    A collection of essays which raise issues and concerns about the claims of late twentieth century Christian apologists who accept the resurrection of Jesus Christ as historical fact.

  • Evil Genes

    Evil Genes
    av Barbara Oakley

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591026655

    Have you ever heard of a person who left you wondering, "How could someone be so twisted? So evil?" Prompted by clues in her sister's diary after her mysterious death, author Barbara Oakley takes the reader inside the head of the kinds of malevolent…

  • What Makes Your Brain Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite

    What Makes Your Brain Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite
    av David Disalvo

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633883499

    Science writer David DiSalvo distills the latest research on how our brains work into easy-to-understand lessons that will give average readers insights into their habitual behavior.This book reveals a remarkable paradox: what your brain wants is fr…

  • Machines That Think

    Machines That Think
    av Toby Walsh

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633883758

    A scientist who has spent a career developing Artificial Intelligence takes a realistic look at the technological challenges and assesses the likely effect of AI on the future.How will Artificial Intelligence (AI) impact our lives? Toby Walsh, one o…

  • Sex, Power, and Partisanship

    Sex, Power, and Partisanship
    av Hector A. Garcia

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633885141

    An evolutionary psychologist traces the roots of political divisions back to our primate ancestors and male-dominated social hierarchies.Through the lens of evolutionary science, this book offers a novel perspective on why we hold our political idea…

  • The New Evil

    The New Evil
    av Michael H. Stone, MD

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633885325

    A CHILLING FOLLOW-UP TO THE POPULAR TRUE CRIME BOOK THE ANATOMY OF EVILRevisiting Dr. Michael Stone's groundbreaking 22-level Gradations of Evil Scale, a hierarchy of evil behavior first introduced in the book The Anatomy of Evil, Stone and Dr. Gary…

  • 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…

  • 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

    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

    Övrigt - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633886476

  • 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…

  • The Robot in the Next Cubicle

    The Robot in the Next Cubicle
    av Larry Boyer

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781633884090

    This optimistic and useful look at the coming convergence of automation, robotics, and artificial intelligence, shows how we can take advantage of this revolution in the workplace, crafting "robot-proof jobs" and not fearing "the robocalypse."It's c…

  • 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…