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1 Lean in: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead (Hardback)

by Sheryl Sandberg

Format: Hardback 240 pages
Published: 12/03/2013

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The statistics, although an improvement on previous decades, are certainly not in women's favour - of 197 heads of state, only twenty-two are... Read more

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2 The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism (Paperback)

by Naomi Klein

Format: Paperback 576 pages
Published: 01/05/2008

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Exposing these global profiteers, the author discovered information and connections that shocked even her about how comprehensively the shock... Read more

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3 The Spirit Level: Why Equality is Better for Everyone (Paperback)

by Richard Wilkinson, Kate Pickett

Format: Paperback 400 pages
Published: 04/11/2010

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Why do we mistrust people more in the UK than in Japan? Why do Americans have higher rates of teenage pregnancy than the French? The answer:... Read more

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4 The 48 Laws of Power (Paperback)

by Robert Greene, Joost Ellfers, Joost Elffers

Format: Paperback 463 pages
Published: 20/11/2000

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Drawn from 3,000 years of the history of power, this guide helps readers achieve for themselves what Queen Elizabeth I, Henry Kissinger, Louis XIV... Read more

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5 The Case for Working with Your Hands: Or Why Office Work is Bad for Us and Fixing Things Feels Good (Paperback)

by Matthew B. Crawford

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 16/12/2010

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For too long we have convinced ourselves that the only jobs worth doing involve sitting at a desk. Drawing on the work of our greatest thinkers,... Read more

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6 The Origins of Virtue (Paperback)

by Matt Ridley

Format: Paperback 304 pages
Published: 30/10/1997

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Why are people nice to each other? What are the reasons for altruism? This book explains how the human mind has evolved a special instinct for... Read more

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7 The World is Flat: The Globalized World in the Twenty-first Century (Paperback)

by Thomas L. Friedman

Format: Paperback 672 pages
Published: 05/07/2007

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Explores both the benefits and disadvantages of the developments in global communication. The author discusses the annoyance and dangers of... Read more

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8 Critical Mass: How One Thing Leads to Another (Paperback)

by Philip Ball

Format: Paperback 656 pages
Published: 03/02/2005

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Is there a 'physics of society'? Ranging from Hobbes and Adam Smith to modern work on traffic flow and market trading, and across economics,... Read more

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9 Real England: The Battle Against the Bland (Paperback)

by Paul Kingsnorth

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 01/06/2009

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A rousing and inclusive call to arms for anyone who would identify themselves as 'English' to fight against the forces of globalization. Read more

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10 Drugs - Without the Hot Air: Minimising the Harms of Legal and Illegal Drugs (Paperback)

by David Nutt

Format: Paperback 368 pages
Published: 31/05/2012

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David Nutt ("the scientist sacked by the government") explains the science of what drugs are and how they work. This lets us quantify and... Read more

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