Login Shopping Cart My Account TrackOrder
 
  Main Books Music DVDs Forum Spotlight Help
  Top 10s Our Picks New Arrivals Great Deals Short Quantities Notable Books
Home > Books > Our Picks > Social/Behavioral/Political Sciences
Search   
Advanced Search
My Emma
and save 10% on your next order.
Special Offers, New Products and Forum Updates
Visit us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See our Pictures on PInterest
ShoppingCart
 Shopping Cart
0 item(s) in your cart
 
Subtotal : $0.00
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Our Picks
Books Category
Antiques
Arts - Performing
Arts - Visual
Audiobooks
Autobiography/ Biography
Business/Computer
Calendars/Notecards/ Gifts
Children's
Classical/ Medieval/ Renaissance Studies
Cooking/Food/Wine
Crafts
Cultural Studies
Erotica/Sexuality
Fiction
Games/Sports
General Non-Fiction
Health/Medicine
History
Home/Garden
Large Print
Literature
Nature
Nautical
New Age
Non-book
Parenting & Childcare
Philosophy
Reference
Regional Studies
Science
Seasonal
Social/ Behavioral/ Political Sciences
Spirituality/Religion
Transportation
Travel
Daedalus Books
Warehouse Outlet
Daedalus Warehouse outlet
Catalog Handy?
  Easy Order Form
  Shop Current Catalog
  Request Catalog
Need the Perfect Gift?

Gift Cards
Reading Group Picks

Reading Group Picks

Movie Group Picks
Clearance Sale!
  Book Clearance
  Music Clearance
  DVD Clearance
Our Picks
We'd like to share our personal favorites with you. Here are titles that we particularly want to "hand-sell" to you?books that we think are outstanding, and that we don't want you to miss.
Social/Behavioral/Political Sciences Sort By # of Items Per Page
The Slow Fix: Solve Problems, Work Smarter, and Live Better in a World Addicted to Speed
Carl Honore.
Publisher: HarperOne.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780061128820.  Daedalus Item Code: 42988
 
Though in our hurry-up culture we tend to choose the fastest solution and move on to the next problem, or bow to pressure to end a crisis, Carl Honoré argues here that the quick fix rarely works, as ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $25.99 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $20.01
Spectrum: From Right to Left in the World of Ideas
Perry Anderson.
Publisher: Verso.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781844671359.  Daedalus Item Code: 40702
 
Focusing on the range of contemporary ideas that run from conservative to liberal to radical conceptions of state and society, British historian and essayist Perry Anderson considers here the ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $24.95 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $18.97
Split-Second Persuasion: The Ancient Art and New Science of Changing Minds
Kevin Dutton.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780151012794.  Daedalus Item Code: 43266
 
Roughly 400 times per day, people around us try to persuade or influence us in their favor. Psychologist Kevin Dutton introduces us to the natural super-persuaders in our midst—advertisers, con men, ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $26.00 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $21.02
The Steal: A Cultural History of Shoplifting
Rachel Shteir.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594202971.  Daedalus Item Code: 33203
 
This unique cultural analysis of shoplifting, from the author of Striptease: The Untold History of the Girlie Show, reveals the roots of a modern dilemma in its fascinating and ancient history ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $25.95 Sale Price: $4.98 $3.98 You Save: $21.97
The Strange Laws Of Old England
Nigel Cawthorne.
Publisher: Piatkus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780749954154.  Daedalus Item Code: 38308
 
Did you know that it's against the law for couples to check into a London hotel under assumed names for the purpose of a romantic tryst? Or that by order of Edward II, all whales washed up on the ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $5.98
Subliminal: The Revolution of the New Unconscious and What it Teaches Us about Ourselves
Leonard Mlodinow.
Publisher: Allen Lane.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781846145964.  Daedalus Item Code: 43172
 
Your preference in politicians, the amount you tip the waiter, family relationships—all of our judgments and perceptions—reflect the workings of our mind on two levels, the conscious, of which we are ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $6.98
The Sweeter Side of R. Crumb
R. Crumb.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780393333718.  Daedalus Item Code: 41481
 
He may be "the Brueghel of the 20th century" (Robert Hughes) and the only 1960s underground comics artist to break into the fine art world, but R. Crumb, lets face it, just doesn't appeal to a lot of ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $17.95 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $10.97
Swoon: Great Seducers and Why Women Love Them
Betsy Prioleau.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393068375.  Daedalus Item Code: 42207
 
Contrary to popular myth and dogma, the men who consistently beguile women are not the saturnine rake, the alpha male, Mr. Nice, or the big spender. As the author of Seductress and Circle ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $26.95 Sale Price: $5.98 You Save: $20.97
The Thinking Life: How to Thrive in the Age of Distraction
P.M. Forni.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780312625719.  Daedalus Item Code: 42770
 
How do we turn off the noise of daily life, turn on our brains, and get back to the fundamental human activity known as thinking? This book by the author of Choosing Civility and The ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $21.99 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $17.01
The Ultimate Book of Business and Legal Words You Should Know
H. Dean McKay, P.T. Shank, Corey Sandler & Janice Keefe.
Publisher: Adams Media.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781440510588.  Daedalus Item Code: 42740
 
Don't be out-jargoned at your next brainstorming session, contract signing, or consultant review—this A-to-Z guide defines hundreds of business buzzwords, legal terms, financial concepts, and ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $14.95 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $9.97
The Warmth of the Heart Prevents Your Body from Rusting: Ageing Without Growing Old
Marie de Hennezel. Sue Dyson, trans.
Publisher: Rodale.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781905744848.  Daedalus Item Code: 42888
 
The inevitable aging process does not have to condemn us to solitude, suffering, degradation, or dependency, assures psychologist and psychotherapist Marie de Hennezel. An authority on the end of ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $4.98
What Should I Do With My Life?: The True Story of People Who Answered the Ultimate Question
Po Bronson.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780375758980.  Daedalus Item Code: 42336
 
Having traveled the country in search of individuals who have struggled to find their calling, Po Bronson offers stories of 57 very different people trying to answer such questions as, "Is a career ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $16.00 Sale Price: $4.98 You Save: $11.02
| 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | Previous | Next
 
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Books
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Books
Clearance
Reading Group Picks
Music
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Music
Clearance
DVDs
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable DVDs
Clearance
Movie Group Picks
Customer Service
How to Order
FAQ
Contact Us
Feedback
About Us
Privacy Policy
My Account
Register
Forgot Password?
Change Your Info
Order History
Web Site Preference
Easy Order Form
Catalogs
Gift Cards
Track Order
 
Employment
Order online or call 1-800-395-2665 (U.S.) or 1-410-309-2705 (Outside U.S. & Canada)
This site features merchandise from our catalogs and store, in addition to items available only online. Availability may vary.
©2013 Daedalus Books, Inc. | Contact customer service at custserv@daedalusbooks.com