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" La literatura chilena contemporánea está muerta, por eso no hay nada que recomendar. Sólo se escriben copias del "Código da Vinci" y libros de revisio ...more "
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Habits of a Happy Brain by Loretta Graziano Breuning
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Great book. Simple and to the point.
You can argue about the concept of happiness, but that will always be a hot topic in philosophy and psychology. However this is a great, great book as a starting point. It should be compulsory reading for any stude
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Against Empathy by Paul Bloom
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Moneyball by Michael   Lewis
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I don't understand much about baseball, but Michael Lewis has a way to write that makes everything interesting. I had seen the movie staring Brad Pitt based on this book, but the movie is just an introduction to all the aspects that the book is about ...more
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Boomerang by Michael   Lewis
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A rather short book on sketches of different countries affected by the current economic crisis that started on 2008. Iceland, Ireland, Germany. Interesting.
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The Big Short by Michael   Lewis
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This is the book you have to read to understand the current financial crisis that started on 2008 about the subprime mortgages. Amazing book and terrifying at the same time, because you realize those in power are psycopaths who only care for their ow ...more
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178259 Lectores de Santiago de Chile — 129 members — last activity Oct 22, 2017 01:31PM
La idea de formar este otro grupo es formar un foro de lectores, no tan inclinado a juntarse y leer un libro a dedo, sino a hablar de ellos, tan simpl ...more
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