Science + Psychology

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TESLA: INVENTOR OF THE ELECTRICAL AGE

Written by Carlson, W Bernard
The definitive account of Tesla's life and work 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 |
$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 Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard P.
September 29, 2015 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 432 Pages |
$24.95
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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 Group | 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 |
$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 bestsellerOver two million copies soldSelected by the New York Times Book Review as one of the ten best books of 2011Selected by The Wall Street Journal as one of the best nonfiction books of 20112013 Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient
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
"Witty, compelling, and just plain fun to read . . . --Evelyn Lamb, Scientific American 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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WHAT IF? : SERIOUS SCIENTIFIC ANSWERS TO ABSURD HYPOTHETICAL QUESTIONS

Written by Munroe, Randall
From the creator of the wildly popular webcomic xkcd, hilarious and informative answers to important questions you probably never thought to ask Millions of people visit xkcd.com each week to read Randall Munroe's iconic webcomic.
September 2, 2014 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin |
$27.00

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