Physics of the future
Physics of the Future
How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100

By: Michio Kaku

Publisher: Doubleday
ISBN: 9780307473332
Publication Date: February 21, 2012

Michio Kaku is a professor of physics at the City University of New York, cofounder of string field theory, and the author of several widely acclaimed science books, including Hyperspace, Beyond Einstein, Physics of the Impossible, and Physics of the Future. He is the science correspondent for CBS’s This Morning and host of the radio programs Science Fantastic and Explorations in Science.

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Political Order and Political Decay
From the Industrial Revolution to the Globalization of Democracy

By: Francis Fukuyama

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9780374535629
Publication Date: October 13, 2015

Francis Fukuyama is the Olivier Nomellini Senior Fellow at Stanford University’s Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies. He has previously taught at the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies of Johns Hopkins University and at the George Mason University School of Public Policy.

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Power and Persuasion in Late Antiquity
Towards a Christian Empire

By: Peter Brown

Publisher: The University of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 0299133443
Publication Date: October 15, 1992

Peter Brown is the Rollins Professor of History at Princeton University. He has also taught at Oxford University, the University of London, and the University of California. Among his many books are The Body and Society, The Cult of the Saints, Society and the Holy in Late Antiquity, and Augustine of Hippo.

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Practical wisdom
Practical Wisdom
The Right Way to Do the Right Thing

By: Barry Schwartz and Kenneth Sharpe

Publisher: Riverhead Books
ISBN: 9781594485435
Publication Date: November 1, 2011

Barry Schwartz is the author of the acclaimed bestseller The Paradox of Choice. A frequent lecturer at conferences (TED, Gel, etc) around the world, he is the Dorwin Cartwright Professor of Social Theory and Social Action at Swarthmore College, specializing in Psychology and Economics.

Kenneth Sharpe is the William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Political Science at Swarthmore College where he teaches political philosophy, ethics, and political economy. His most recent book is Drug War Politics: The Price of Denial.

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Predictably Irrational
The Hidden Forces that Shape our Decisions

By: Dan Ariely

Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: 9780061353246
Publication Date: April 27, 2010

Dan Ariely is the James B. Duke Professor of Psychology and Behavioral Economics at Duke University and is the founder of the Center for Advanced Hindsight.

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Private Government
How Employers Rule Our Lives (and Why We Don’t Talk about It)

By: Elizabeth Anderson

Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691176515
Publication Date: May 23, 2017

Elizabeth Anderson is Arthur F. Thurnau Professor and John Dewey Distinguished University Professor of Philosophy and Women’s Studies at the University of Michigan.

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Public Capitalism
The Political Authority of Corporate Executives

By: Christopher McMahon

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 9780812244441
Publication Date: September 24, 2012

Christopher McMahon is Professor of Philosophy at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

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The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking

By: Susan Cain

Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 9780307352156
Publication Date: January 15, 2013

Susan Cain is a renowned speaker and the author of the award-winning books Quiet PowerQuiet Journal, and Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking. Translated into more than forty languages, Quiet has appeared on many “best of” lists, spent more than seven years on the New York Times bestseller list, and was named the #1 best book of the year by Fast Company magazine, which also named Cain one of its Most Creative People in Business.

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Rationalism, Pluralism & Freedom

By: Jacob T. Levy

Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198717148
Publication Date: December 24, 2014

Jacob T. Levy is Tomlinson Professor of Political Theory and coordinator of the Research Group on Constitutional Studies at McGill University, and a member of the Montreal Groupe de Recherche Interuniversitaire en Philosophie Politique

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A Concise History

By: Michael Wert

Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0871404133
Publication Date: June 12, 2019

Michael Wert is Associate Professor of East Asian History at Marquette University. Specializing in early modern and modern Japan, he is the author of Meiji Restoration Losers: Memory and Tokugawa Supporters in Modern Japan.

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