Science + Psychology

RELATIVITY

Written by Einstein, Albert
An easy to understand collection of the ideas of one of the greatest scientists of the twentieth century including the idea he is most known for, the theory of relativity Redesigned inside and out to have a fresh, appealing look, this new edition of a classic Crown Trade Paperback is a collection of Einstein's own popular writings on his work and describes the meaning of his main theori
June 6, 1995 | Paperback | Broadway Books | 208 Pages |
$10.00

TESLA: INVENTOR OF THE ELECTRICAL AGE

Written by Carlson, W Bernard
Nikola Tesla was a major contributor to the electrical revolution that transformed daily life at the turn of the twentieth century. His inventions, patents, and theoretical work formed the basis of modern AC electricity, and contributed to the development of radio and television.
April 27, 2015 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 520 Pages |
$19.95
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RED BOOK: A READER'S EDITION

Written by Jung, C G
The Red Book, published to wide acclaim in 2009, contains the nucleus of C. G. Jung's later works. It was here that he developed his principal theories of the archetypes, the collective unconscious, and the process of individuation that would transform psychotherapy from treatment of the sick into a means for the higher development of the personality.
December 17, 2012 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 600 Pages |
$39.95
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QUOTABLE FEYNMAN

Written by Feynman, Richard P
A treasure-trove of illuminating and entertaining quotations from beloved physicist Richard P. Feynman"Some people say, 'How can you live without knowing?' I do not know what they mean. I always live without knowing. That is easy. How you get to know is what I want to know."--Richard P. Feynman
September 29, 2015 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 432 Pages |
$24.95

MY INVENTIONS AND OTHER WRITINGS

Written by Tesla, Nikola
The fascinating autobiography of the legendary inventor behind the radio, wireless energy, robotics, and much more.
December 27, 2011 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 167 Pages |
$17.00
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BRIEF HISTORY OF TIME

Written by Hawking, Stephen
In the ten years since its publication in 1988, Stephen Hawking's classic work has become a landmark volume in scientific writing, with more than nine million copies in forty languages sold worldwide. That edition was on the cutting edge of what was then known about the origins and nature of the universe.
September 1, 1998 | Paperback | Bantam |
$18.00
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SOCIAL CONQUEST OF EARTH

Written by Wilson, Edward O
Sparking vigorous debate in the sciences, The Social Conquest of Earth upends the famous theory that evolution naturally encourages creatures to put family first (Discover). Refashioning the story of human evolution, Wilson draws on his remarkable knowledge of biology and social behavior to demonstrate that group selection, not kin selection, is the premier driving force of human evolution.
April 15, 2013 | Paperback | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 330 Pages |
$17.95
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QED: THE STRANGE THEORY OF LIGHT AND MATTER (WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY A.)

Written by Feynman, Richard P
Celebrated for his brilliantly quirky insights into the physical world, Nobel laureate Richard Feynman also possessed an extraordinary talent for explaining difficult concepts to the general public. Here Feynman provides a classic and definitive introduction to QED (namely, quantum electrodynamics), that part of quantum field theory describing the interactions of light with charged particles.
October 26, 2014 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 192 Pages |
$18.95
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THINKING, FAST AND SLOW

Written by Kahneman, Daniel
Major New York Times bestsellerWinner of the National Academy of Sciences Best Book Award in 2012Selected by the New York Times Book Review as one of the ten best books of 2011A Globe and Mail Best Books of the Year 2011 TitleOne of The Economist's 2011 Books of the Year
April 2, 2013 | Paperback | Farrar, Straus and Giroux |
$18.00
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HOW NOT TO BE WRONG: THE POWER OF MATHEMATICAL THINKING

Written by Ellenberg, Jordan
The Freakonomics of math--a math-world superstar unveils the hidden beauty and logic of the world and puts its power in our hands The math we learn in school can seem like a dull set of rules, laid down by the ancients and not to be questioned.
May 26, 2015 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 480 Pages |
$18.00

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