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  • The Armchair Economist (revised and updated May 2012)by Steven E. Landsburg

    Free Press 2007; US$ 16.00

    The extensively revised and updated edition of Steven Landsburg?s hugely popular book, The Armchair Economist ??a delightful compendium of quotidian examples illustrating important economic and financial theories? ( The Journal of Finance ). In this revised and updated edition of Steven Landsburg?s hugely popular book, he applies economic theory... more...

  • Californiaby Kevin Starr

    Random House Publishing Group 2007; US$ 17.00

    California has always been our Shangri-la?the promised land of countless pilgrims in search of the American Dream. Now the Golden State?s premier historian, Kevin Starr, distills the entire sweep of California?s history into one splendid volume. From the age of exploration to the age of Arnold, this is the story of a place at once quintessentially... more...

  • The Working Poorby David K. Shipler

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2008; US$ 16.95

    ?Nobody who works hard should be poor in America,? writes Pulitzer Prize winner David Shipler. Clear-headed, rigorous, and compassionate, he journeys deeply into the lives of individual store clerks and factory workers, farm laborers and sweat-shop seamstresses, illegal immigrants in menial jobs and Americans saddled with immense student loans and... more...

  • The True Believerby Eric Hoffer

    HarperCollins 2011; US$ 11.24

    A stevedore on the San Francisco docks in the 1940s, Eric Hoffer wrote philosophical treatises in his spare time while living in the railroad yards. The True Believer -- the first and most famous of his books -- was made into a bestseller when President Eisenhower cited it during one of the earliest television press conferences.Completely relevant... more...

  • A Hope in the Unseenby Ron Suskind

    Crown/Archetype 2010; US$ 15.99

    It is 1993, and Cedric Jennings is a bright and ferociously determined honor student at Ballou, a high school in one of Washington D.C.?s most dangerous neighborhoods, where the dropout rate is well into double digits and just 80 students out of more than 1,350 boast an average of B or better. At Ballou, Cedric has almost no friends. He eats lunch... more...

  • Lyingby Sissela Bok

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 16.95

    A thoughtful addition to the growing debate over public and private morality. Looks at lying and deception in law, family, medicine, government. more...

  • Gideon's Trumpetby Anthony Lewis

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.95

    A history of the landmark case of James Earl Gideon's fight for the right to legal counsel. Notes, table of cases, index. The classic backlist bestseller. More than 800,000 sold since its first pub date of 1964. more...

  • Doing Ethnographic and Observational Researchby Michael Angrosino

    SAGE Publications 2007; US$ 36.00

    Including coverage of the selection of cases, observation and interviewing, recording data, and takes into account ethical issues, Doing Ethnographic and Observational Research introduces the reader to the practice of producing data through ethnographic fieldwork and observational research. more...

  • Principles of Pricingby Rakesh V. Vohra; Lakshman Krishnamurthi

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 44.00 US$ 36.08

    This book provides an analytic basis for making pricing decisions. more...

  • Triumph of the Cityby Edward Glaeser

    Pan Macmillan 2011; US$ 12.97

    Understanding the modern city and the powerful forces within it is the life?s work of Harvard urban economist Edward Glaeser, who at forty is hailed as one of the world?s most exciting urban thinkers. Travelling from city to city, speaking to planners and politicians across the world, he uncovers questions large and small whose answers are both counterintuitive... more...