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The Geek Way: The Radical Mindset that Drives Extraordinary Results By Andrew McAfee Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316436700
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - November 14th, 2023

The Economist's Best Books of 2023 
Forbes Top 10 Business Books of 2023
Financial Times' Monthly Best Business Books to Read Pick

In this "handbook for disruptors" (Eric Schmidt), The Geek Way reveals a new way to get big things done.


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Above Ground By Clint Smith Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316543033
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - March 28th, 2023

A Best Book of the Year 2023:

TIME
NPR’s Best Books
New York Public Library
Electric Lit
The Root
NBC Today
Mother Jones

The New York Times bestselling poetry collection with "inextinguishable generosity and abundant wisdom" (Monica Youn) from Clint Smith, author of #1 bestseller and National Book Crit


The Anxious Person's Guide to Non-Monogamy: Your Guide to Open Relationships, Polyamory and Letting Go By Lola Phoenix, Lcsw (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Lola Phoenix, Lcsw (Foreword by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781839972133
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Published: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - June 21st, 2022

'Invaluable' RACHEL KRAMER BUSSEL
'Refreshingly honest, comprehensive and realistic' MEG-JOHN BARKER

Embarking on a non-monogamous relationship can be a daunting experience, opening old wounds that cause anxiety, fear and confusion, something Lola Phoenix knows about all too well.


Career and Family: Women's Century-Long Journey Toward Equity By Claudia Goldin Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780691228662
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Published: Princeton University Press - May 9th, 2023

Winner of the 2023 Nobel Prize in Economics

A renowned economic historian traces women's journey to close the gender wage gap and sheds new light on the continued struggle to achieve equity between couples at home


Walkable City (Tenth Anniversary Edition): How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time By Jeff Speck, Janette Sadik-Khan (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Jeff Speck, Janette Sadik-Khan (Introduction by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9781250857989
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Published: Picador - November 15th, 2022

TENTH ANNIVERSARY EDITION

WINNER OF THE GREEN PRIZE FOR SUSTAINABLE LITERATURE


Updated with 100+ pages of new material and a foreword by Janette Sadik-Khan


The Lost Flock [Us Edition]: Rare Wool, Wild Isles and One Woman's Journey to Save Scotland's Original Sheep By Jane Cooper Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781915294395
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing UK - September 14th, 2023

"A windswept love letter"--Cal Flyn, author of Islands of Abandonment


The Eye of the Master: A Social History of Artificial Intelligence By Matteo Pasquinelli Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781788730068
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Published: Verso - October 10th, 2023

A social history of AI that finally reveals its roots in the spatial computation of industrial factories and the surveillance of collective behaviour.

What is AI? A dominant view describes it as the quest "to solve intelligence," a solution supposedly to be found in the secret logic of the mind or in the deep physiology of the brain, such as in its complex neural networks.


Squeezed: Why Our Families Can't Afford America By Alissa Quart Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062412263
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Published: Ecco - May 7th, 2019

One of TIME’s Best New Books to Read This Summer


Career and Family: Women's Century-Long Journey Toward Equity By Claudia Goldin Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780691201788
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Published: Princeton University Press - October 12th, 2021

Winner of the 2023 Nobel Prize in Economics

A renowned economic historian traces women's journey to close the gender wage gap and sheds new light on the continued struggle to achieve equity between couples at home


The Death and Life of Great American Cities By Jane Jacobs Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780679741954
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Published: Vintage - December 1st, 1992

Compassionate, bracingly indignant, and keenly detailed, a monumental work that provides an essential framework for assessing the vitality of all cities.

"The most refreshing, provacative, stimulating and exciting study of this [great problem] which I have seen. It fairly crackles with bright honesty and common sense." —The New York Times


You're Not Listening: What You're Missing and Why It Matters By Kate Murphy Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250779878
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Published: Celadon Books - August 3rd, 2021

You're Not Listening is New York Times contributor Kate Murphy's eye-opening wake-up call about the worldwide epidemic of not listening.


Mistakes Were Made (but Not By Me) Third Edition: Why We Justify Foolish Beliefs, Bad Decisions, and Hurtful Acts By Carol Tavris, Elliot Aronson Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780358329619
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Published: Mariner Books - August 4th, 2020

Renowned social psychologists Carol Tavris and Elliot Aronson take a compelling look into how the brain is wired for self-justification. This updated edition concludes with an extended discussion of how we can live with dissonance, learn from it, and perhaps, eventually, forgive ourselves.

Why is it so hard to say “I made a mistake”—and really believe it?