Science + Psychology

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EUREKA: HOW INVENTION HAPPENS

Written by Weightman, Gavin
This witty and inspiring book chronicles the long history of discovery and ingenuity which gave rise to a "eureka moment" when a dream of invention became a reality for the first time
September 22, 2015 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 280 Pages |
$30.00
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UNDISCOVERED SELF: WITH SYMBOLS AND THE INTERPRETATION OF DREAMS

Written by Jung, C G
These two essays, written late in Jung's life, reflect his responses to the shattering experience of World War II and the dawn of mass society. Among his most influential works, The Undiscovered Self is a plea for his generation--and those to come--to continue the individual work of self-discovery and not abandon needed psychological reflection for the easy ephemera of mass culture.
November 15, 2010 | Paperback | Princeton University Press |
$9.95
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T. REX AND THE CRATER OF DOOM (REVISED)

Written by Alvarez, Walter
Sixty-five million years ago, a comet or asteroid larger than Mount Everest slammed into the Earth, inducing an explosion equivalent to the detonation of a hundred million hydrogen bombs. Vaporized detritus blasted through the atmosphere upon impact, falling back to Earth around the globe.
September 15, 2015 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 208 Pages |
$18.95
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QUOTABLE JUNG OE

Written by Jung, C G
The definitive one-volume collection of Jung quotations C. G. Jung (1875-1961) was a preeminent thinker of the modern era. In seeking to establish an interdisciplinary science of analytical psychology, he studied psychiatry, religion, mysticism, literature, physics, biology, education, and criminology.
November 3, 2015 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 376 Pages |
$29.95
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COSMIC WEB: MYSTERIOUS ARCHITECTURE OF THE UNIVERSE

Written by Gott, J Richard
A gripping first-person account of how scientists came to understand our universe's mysterious structure J.
January 26, 2016 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 272 Pages |
$29.95
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EINSTEIN ENCYCLOPEDIA

Written by Schulmann, Robert
The complete guide to everything you ever wanted to know about Einstein This is the single most complete guide to Albert Einstein's life and work for students, researchers, and browsers alike.
October 27, 2015 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 376 Pages |
$39.95
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WORLD WITHOUT US

Written by Weisman, Alan
Time #1 Nonfiction Book of 2007Entertainment Weekly #1 Nonfiction Book of 2007Finalist for the 2007 National Book Critics Circle AwardSalon Book Awards 2007Amazon Top 100 Editors' Picks of 2007 (#4)Barnes and Noble 10 Best of 2007: Politics and Current AffairsKansas City Star's Top 100 Books of the Year 2007
August 5, 2008 | Paperback | Picador USA | 416 Pages |
$18.00
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MEANING OF HUMAN EXISTENCE

Written by Wilson, Edward O
Continuing his groundbreaking examination of our "Anthropocene Epoch," which he began with The Social Conquest of Earth, described by the New York Times as "a sweeping account of the human rise to domination of the biosphere," here Wilson posits that we, as a species, now know enough about the universe and ourselves that we can begin to approach questions about our place in the co
September 7, 2015 | Paperback | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 208 Pages |
$14.95
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BLIND WATCHMAKER: WHY THE EVIDENCE OF EVOLUTION REVEALS A UNIVERSE WITHOUT DESIGN

Written by Dawkins, Richard
The Blind Watchmaker is the seminal text for understanding evolution today. In the eighteenth century, theologian William Paley developed a famous metaphor for creationism: that of the skilled watchmaker. In The Blind Watchmaker, Richard Dawkins crafts an elegant riposte to show that the complex process of Darwinian natural selection is unconscious and automatic.
September 28, 2015 | Paperback | W. W. Norton & Company | 496 Pages |
$18.95
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HUMAN AGE: THE WORLD SHAPED BY US

Written by Ackerman, Diane
With her celebrated blend of scientific insight, clarity, and curiosity, Diane Ackerman explores our human capacity both for destruction and for invention as we shape the future of the planet Earth.
September 14, 2015 | Paperback | W. W. Norton & Company | 352 Pages |
$15.95

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