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1 The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat (Paperback)

by Oliver Sacks

Format: Paperback 256 pages
Published: 02/09/2011

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2 Thinking, Fast and Slow (Paperback)

by Daniel Kahneman

Format: Paperback 512 pages
Published: 10/05/2012

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Looks at the way our minds work, and how we make decisions. This book reveals how our minds are tripped up by error and prejudice (even when we... Read more

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3 The Better Angels of Our Nature: The Decline of Violence in History and its Causes (Paperback)

by Steven Pinker

Format: Paperback 1056 pages
Published: 04/10/2012

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Can violence really have declined? The images of conflict we see daily on our screens from around the world suggest this is an almost obscene claim... Read more

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4 Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder (Paperback)

by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Format: Paperback 544 pages
Published: 06/06/2013

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Why is the city-state better than the nation-state, and why is what we call "efficient" is not efficient at all? Why should you write your... Read more

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5 Outliers: The Story of Success (Paperback)

by Malcolm Gladwell

Format: Paperback 320 pages
Published: 24/06/2009

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Why do some people achieve so much more than others? Can they lie so far out of the ordinary? This book looks at everyone from rock stars to... 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 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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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 The Mind's Eye (Paperback)

by Oliver Sacks

Format: Paperback 272 pages
Published: 02/09/2011

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The bestselling author of The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat describes how we experience the visual world. Read more

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10 Opening Skinner's Box: Great Psychological Experiments of the Twentieth Century (Paperback)

by Lauren Slater

Format: Paperback 288 pages
Published: 21/02/2005

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