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- Wallstein Verlag 2014; Not Available
Unsere Welt ist von Ungewissheit geprägt; dazu gehört auch die Ungewissheit des Erfolgs. Nur der Unkluge rechnet nicht mit der Möglichkeit der Niederlage. Zu jedem Lebensplan, zu jeder Businessidee und zu jeder staatlichen Handlungsinitiative sollte gehören: das Rechnen mit dem Scheitern, mit der Möglichkeit des Misslingens. Wir müssen dem mit Strategien... more...
- Henry Holt and Co. 2014; US$ 24.99
"I'm the one they send to the trailer park outside Chimayo, New Mexico, to see the place where the guy went crazy and shot somebody. I'm the one who gets sent to the monster truck show, Lollapalooza concerts, the world's biggest bridal fair. Readers warm to my style . . . unless it drives them to apoplexy." -H.S. Take the off ramp to the world... more...
- McClelland & Stewart 2013; US$ 39.99
"Christopher Hitchens is the greatest essayist in the English language." ?Christopher Buckley Christopher Hitchens has long been considered on of the most compelling and intelligent writers and orators on our time. In this four-volume eBook bundle, no subject is left unconsidered in Hitchens's hands: from the case against god and religion in God Is... more...
- University Press of America 2013; US$ 74.99
This collection of essays written by seventeen Generation X academics passionately, provocatively, and eloquently demonstrates the personal issues, conflicts, and triumphs that are definitive of this generation. These essays define the voice of an often overlooked and ignored demographic. more...
- HarperCollins Canada 2013; US$ 15.99
From Jonathan Franzen, the National Book Award–winning author of The Corrections , come fourteen provocative and entertaining answers to the question of how to be alone in a noisy and distracting mass culture. Although Franzen?s subjects range from the sex-advice industry to the way a supermax prison works, each piece wrestles with essential themes... more...
- Berghahn Books 2013; US$ 90.00
Anthropology has long shied away from examining how human beings may lead happy and fulfilling lives. This book, however, shows that the ethnographic examination of well-being?defined as ?the optimal state for an individual, a community, and a society??and the comparison of well-being within and across societies is a new and important area for anthropological... more...
- Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 29.95
The Essential Hirschman brings together some of the finest essays in the social sciences, written by one of the twentieth century's most influential and provocative thinkers. Albert O. Hirschman was a master essayist, one who possessed the rare ability to blend the precision of economics with the elegance of literary imagination. In an age in which... more...
- UIT Cambridge Ltd. 2013; US$ 10.99
Packed with real-life examples and the voices of people who have created innovative local businesses and invested in all manner of new enterprises, this call for local action argues that the seed of a new economy?and the answer to the desperate search for a new way forward in an increasingly economically insecure and ecologically unstable world?is... more...