Culture


New Releases Tagged "Culture"

For the Healing of the Nations: Essays on Creation, Redemption, and Neo-Calvinism
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
Bad Feminist: Essays
The Book of Unknown Americans
The Art of Asking; or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Let People Help
Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory
To Rise Again at a Decent Hour
Men Explain Things to Me
Without You, There Is No Us: My Time with the Sons of North Korea's Elite
The End of Power: From Boardrooms to Battlefields and Churches to States, Why Being In Charge Isn't What It Used to Be
Revolution
Dollbaby
Dataclysm: Who We Are (When We Think No One's Looking)
The Secret History of Wonder Woman
The Empathy Exams: Essays

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  • Emissary by Thomas  Locke
    Emissary (Legends of the Realm, #1)
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    Release date: Jan 06, 2015
    With his twenty-first birthday, Hyam begins a journey that will lead him to his destiny—or his doom.

    Hyam has always shown a remarkable ability to mast…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jan 02 - Feb 02, 2015
    5 copies available, 575 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Richard John Neuhaus by Randy Boyagoda
    Richard John Neuhaus: A Life in the Public Square
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    Release date: Feb 10, 2015
    Richard John Neuhaus (1936-2009) was one of the most influential figures in American public life from the Civil Rights era to the War on Terror. His…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Dec 26 - Feb 10, 2015
    10 copies available, 227 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Is God Dead by Raghubir Lal Anand
    Is God Dead: The Truth about Jammu & Kashmir
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    Release date: Feb 14, 2015
    Today the whole world brought together by social media is demanding justification for the happenings in Kashmir without actually knowing the problem i…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jan 01 - Feb 10, 2015
    10 copies available, 104 people requesting
    Countries available: IN
  • Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (Freakonomics, #1)
    Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies
    Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business
    The Kite Runner
    The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
    The Elephant Tree
    The Zombie Room
    Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs: A Low Culture Manifesto
    Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal
    Assuming Names (Criminal Mischief #1)
    Memoirs of a Geisha
    Outliers: The Story of Success
    A Thousand Splendid Suns
    The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
    Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
    GENIUS INTELLIGENCE by James MorcanWeapons of Mass Instruction by John Taylor GattoDumbing Us Down by John Taylor GattoThe Spark by Kristine BarnettWhy It's Kicking Off Everywhere by Paul Mason
    Important Books About Education
    30 books — 4 voters
    Moloka'i by Alan BrennertLiquid Comfort - A Surf Story by Cheryl Lee PetroUnfamiliar Fishes by Sarah VowellThe Islands at the End of the World by Austin AslanBlu's Hanging by Lois-Ann Yamanaka
    All Things Hawaiian
    203 books — 94 voters

    Organizational Culture and Leadership by Edgar H. ScheinDoer's Dilemma - Why Achievers Suffer And What To Do About It by Tom E. JonesThe Leadership Challenge by James M. KouzesThe Long Tail by Chris AndersonThe Culture Code by Clotaire Rapaille
    Corporate Culture
    29 books — 2 voters
    In Search of Respect by Philippe BourgoisNisa by Marjorie ShostakShamanism, Colonialism, and the Wild Man by Michael T. TaussigWitchcraft, Oracles and Magic Among the Azande by E.E. Evans-PritchardArgonauts of the Western Pacific by Bronisław Malinowski
    Good Ethnography
    72 books — 31 voters


    Malcolm Gladwell
    Malcolm Gladwell Outliers: The Story of Success
    [Outliers] was conceived in a period in which CEOs were bringing down huge paychecks, patting themselves on the back, and arguing that they deserved it and that their success was of their own making. I was curious about that — is it true? Is it a fair assessment to say that highly successful people deserve all the credit for their achievement?
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    Jess C. Scott
    A fit, healthy body—that is the best fashion statement
    Jess C. Scott

    Sigmund Freud
    It sounds like a fairy-tale, but not only that; this story of what man by his science and practical inventions has achieved on this earth, where he first appeared as a weakly member of the animal kingdom, and on which each individual of his species must ever again appear as a helpless infant... is a direct fulfilment of all, or of most, of the dearest wishes in his fairy-tales. All these possessions he has acquired through culture. Long ago he formed an ideal conception of omnipotence and omnisc ...more
    Sigmund Freud, Civilization and Its Discontents

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    A group to discuss books about Psychiatry/Psychology and related mental health science.

    17 members, last active 5 months ago

    Devon Book Club For book lovers of all kinds who live in, work in or just love Devon and want to be part of this…more

    111 members, last active 6 hours ago

    Reading Ethnography The title says it all. We read ethnographies and write about them.

    122 members, last active 4 months ago

    This group is solely designed for photobooks of different genre be it travel or something else.

    1 member, last active 12 days ago

    Self Portrait of a Ghost
    1 chapters — updated Aug 24, 2012 08:13PM — 0 people liked it
    The Oprah Project
    1 chapters — updated Apr 30, 2010 04:30PM — 1 person liked it