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Mind Whispering: A New Map to Freedom from Self-Defeating Emotional Habits
Tara Bennett-Goleman.
Publisher: Rider.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781846043383.  Daedalus Item Code: 51098
 
Why sometimes do even the smallest events send us into a downward spiral? Whether we're aware of it or not, our feelings and outlook are constantly shaped by learned patterns or habitual modes of ... (Read More)
 
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The Mirror at Midnight: A South African Journey
Adam Hochschild.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780618758258.  Daedalus Item Code: 03459
 
A finalist for both the National Book Award (for Bury the Chains) and the National Book Critics Circle Award (for King Leopold's Ghost), Adam Hochschild first gave us this snapshot of ... (Read More)
 
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Moving Images: John Layard, Fieldwork and Photography on Malakula Since 1914
Haidy Geismar & Anita Herle. Kirk Huffman & John Layard, contributors.
Publisher: Hawaii.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780824835033.  Daedalus Item Code: 50744
 
In 1914–15, during one of the earliest periods of solitary, intensive fieldwork within the developing discipline of British social anthropology, Cambridge anthropologist John Layard came to Malakula ... (Read More)
 
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The New Geography of Jobs
Enrico Moretti.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780547750118.  Daedalus Item Code: 43638
 
We're used to thinking of the United States in opposing terms: red versus blue, haves versus have-nots. But today there are three Americas, argues economics professor Enrico Moretti. At one extreme ... (Read More)
 
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The Not So Big Life: Making Room for What Really Matters
Sarah Susanka.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812976007.  Daedalus Item Code: 43510
 
For many of us, the clutter in our attics reflects the clutter in our lives, posits architect and cultural visionary Sarah Susanka; the bigger-is-better mentality that triggered the explosion of ... (Read More)
 
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On Balance
Adam Phillips.
Publisher: FSG.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780374212575.  Daedalus Item Code: 21710
 
"Balancing acts," writes Adam Phillips, "are entertaining because they are risky, but there are situations in which it is more dangerous to keep your balance than to lose it." In these exhilarating ... (Read More)
 
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On the Subjection of Women
John Stuart Mill. Fay Weldon, foreword.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843916031.  Daedalus Item Code: 50394
 
Convinced that the subordination of women is an irrational and outmoded social custom with no grounds for continuation, philosopher and economist John Stuart Mill (1806–73) frequently made the case ... (Read More)
 
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The Partnership: Five Cold Warriors and Their Quest to Ban the Bomb
Philip Taubman.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780061744006.  Daedalus Item Code: 33194
 
Offering a clear analysis of the present danger of nuclear terrorism and how it can be prevented, Philip Taubman—a former New York Times bureau chief for both Washington and Moscow—sheds light ... (Read More)
 
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The Peculiar Case of the Electric Constable: A True Tale of Passion, Poison & Pursuit
Carol Baxter.
Publisher: Oneworld.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781780742434.  Daedalus Item Code: 43737
 
A sincere Quaker if a sinning one, John Tawell had been convicted of forgery and transported to Sydney; he returned to England a wealthy man, having become Australia's first pharmacist, though he ... (Read More)
 
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The Physics of Wall Street: A Brief History of Predicting the Unpredictable
James Owen Weatherall.
Publisher: Mariner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780544112438.  Daedalus Item Code: 51437
 
During the economic meltdown of 2008, many of the mathematicians and software engineers on Wall Street were baffled when their abstract concepts failed in practice. Taking us from fin-de-siècle Paris ... (Read More)
 
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Pieces of Light: How the New Science of Memory Illuminates the Stories We Tell About Our Pasts
Charles Fernyhough.
Publisher: Harper.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062237897.  Daedalus Item Code: 44365
 
How is it possible to have vivid memories of something that never happened? How can siblings remember the same event from their childhoods so differently? Does your memory really get worse as you get ... (Read More)
 
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Politics: Antiquity and Its Legacy
Kostas Vlassopoulos.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780195380897.  Daedalus Item Code: 13728
 
Ancient Greece is famous as the civilization that "gave" the world democracy. Democracy has in modern times become the rallying cry of liberation from supposed totalitarianism and dictatorship. It is ... (Read More)
 
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