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It's About Time: Understanding Einstein's Relativity

It's About Time

Understanding Einstein's Relativity

Princeton University Press (2009)

In It's About Time , N. David Mermin asserts that relativity ought to be an important part of...

Mostly Harmless Econometrics: An Empiricist's Companion
Princeton University Press (2008)

The core methods in today's econometric toolkit are linear regression for statistical control,...

The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge
Princeton University Press (2017)

A short, provocative book about why "useless" science often leads to humanity's greatest...

Designing Social Inquiry: Scientific Inference in Qualitative Research

Designing Social Inquiry

Scientific Inference in Qualitative Research

Gary King, Robert O. Keohane and 1 more...
Princeton University Press (1994)

While heated arguments between practitioners of qualitative and quantitative research have begun to...

Afghanistan: A Cultural and Political History


A Cultural and Political History

Princeton University Press (2010)

Afghanistan traces the historic struggles and the changing nature of political authority in this...

An Imaginary Tale: The Story of √-1

An Imaginary Tale

The Story of √-1

Princeton University Press (2010)

Today complex numbers have such widespread practical use--from electrical engineering to...

Dr. Euler's Fabulous Formula: Cures Many Mathematical Ills

Dr. Euler's Fabulous Formula

Cures Many Mathematical Ills

Princeton University Press (2011)

In the mid-eighteenth century, Swiss-born mathematician Leonhard Euler developed a formula so...

QED: The Strange Theory of Light and Matter


The Strange Theory of Light and Matter

Princeton University Press (2014)

Celebrated for his brilliantly quirky insights into the physical world, Nobel laureate Richard...

Theories of International Politics and Zombies: Revived Edition
Princeton University Press (2014)

What would happen to international politics if the dead rose from the grave and started to eat the...

Primates and Philosophers: How Morality Evolved

Primates and Philosophers

How Morality Evolved

Frans de Waal, Stephen Macedo and 1 more...
Princeton University Press (2009)

Can virtuous behavior be explained by nature, and not by human rational choice? "It's the animal in...