Academic


Think Like a Freak: The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain
Scoring Wilder
Capital in the Twenty-First Century
All Lined Up (Rusk University, #1)
The Empathy Exams: Essays
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
The Happiness Advantage: The Seven Principles of Positive Psychology That Fuel Success and Performance at Work
The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914
The Avery Shaw Experiment
The World Until Yesterday: What Can We Learn from Traditional Societies?
Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America's Police Forces
Good (Too Good, #1)
The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined
Hooked on the Game (The Sterling Shore Series #1)

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  • The End of the Jesus Era by Danail Hristov
    The End of the Jesus Era (An Investigation, #1)
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    This book is a logical continuation of a series of disclosures which shook fundamentally deeply embedded Christian beliefs.

    The Christian apologist Jo…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 10 - Nov 08, 2014
    1 copy available, 391 people requesting
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  • The History of Sexuality 1: An Introduction
    To Kill a Mockingbird
    The Communist Manifesto
    Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison
    The Republic
    Romeo and Juliet
    The Catcher in the Rye
    Orientalism
    Lord of the Flies
    Of Mice and Men
    Animal Farm
    Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity
    The Prince
    The Great Gatsby
    Pedagogy of the Oppressed
    Out of the Class Closet by Julia PenelopeCompulsory Heterosexuality and Lesbian Existence by Adrienne RichFor Lesbians Only by Sarah Lucia HoaglandFinding the Lesbians by Julia Penelope
    Lesbian essays
    4 books — 1 voter

    Adult Manga by Sharon KinsellaStraight from the Heart by Jennifer S. ProughA Sociology of Japanese Ladies' Comics by Kinko ItoThe Anime Machine by Thomas LamarreOtaku by Hiroki Azuma
    Academic Books about Anime
    29 books — 9 voters
    Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot by John CallahanThe Diary of Frida Kahlo by Frida KahloTwirling Naked in the Streets and No One Noticed by Jeannie Davide-RiveraHarm Reduction Guide to Coming Off Psychiatric Drugs by Will HallLife and Love by Zosia Zaks
    disability studies
    94 books — 12 voters

    Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch AlbomWhat High School Didn't Teach Me by Rajat BhageriaThe Last Lecture by Randy PauschCharlie's Angle by John Paul McKinneyGoodbye, Mr. Chips by James Hilton
    About Teachers and Principals
    6 books — 2 voters
    Night by Elie WieselAnne Frank Remembered by Miep GiesThe Sabbatean Prophets by Matt GoldishMajor Trends in Jewish Mysticism by Gershom ScholemLegacy of Rescue by Marta Fuchs
    Jewish history
    31 books — 22 voters


    To create something new, knowledge is essentially required, but not academic degree.
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    Harold Bloom
    Not a moment passes these days without fresh rushes of academic lemmings off the cliffs they proclaim the political responsibilities of the critic, but eventually all this moralizing will subside.
    Harold Bloom, Books of the Western Canon: 797 Great Books by 204 Essential Authors

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    The Audience as ____: Implied Female Submission and Sexual Abuse in "The Kadin" by Beatrice Small
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    Tales of a Fourth-Rate Hamburger
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