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Biased: The New Science of Race and Inequality

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Biased: The New Science of Race and Inequality

Jennifer Eberhardt

Society & Social Sciences; Society & culture: general; Popular psychology; Advocate - Economics & Business

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`Jennifer Eberhardt gives us the opportunity to talk about race in new ways, ultimately transforming our thinking about ourselves... [more]

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Teen Brain

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Teen Brain

David Gillespie

Health & Self-Help; Teenagers: advice for parents; Self-help & personal development; Advocate - Today's World

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Everything parents need to know about the effect of screens on their teens and how to wean their kids off devices. [more]

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Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life

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Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Risk assessment; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Macroeconomics; Management: leadership & motivation; Popular psychology

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Why should we never listen to people who explain rather than do? Why do companies go bust? How is it that we have more slaves... [more]

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Bullshit Jobs: The Rise of Pointless Work, and What We Can Do About It

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Bullshit Jobs: The Rise of Pointless Work, and What We Can Do About It

David Graeber

Sociology: work & labour; Social & cultural anthropology; Business & Economics; Labour economics; Working patterns & practices; Advice on careers & achieving success

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Back in 1930, the economist John Maynard Keynes prophesied that by the century's end, technology would see us all working... [more]

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Happy Ever After: Escaping The Myth of The Perfect Life

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Happy Ever After: Escaping The Myth of The Perfect Life

Paul Dolan

Popular philosophy; Psychology; Behavioural theory (Behaviourism); Psychology: emotions; Self-help & personal development; Popular psychology

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Get a good education, be successful, get married, have kids and look after your health. This is what we're told will make... [more]

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Elastic: Flexible Thinking in a Constantly Changing World

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Elastic: Flexible Thinking in a Constantly Changing World

Leonard Mlodinow

Psychology; Neurosciences; Memory improvement & thinking techniques

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What do Pokemon Go and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein have in common? Why do some businesses survive, and others fail at the... [more]

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Why We Dream: The Science, Creativity and Transformative Power of Dreams

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Why We Dream: The Science, Creativity and Transformative Power of Dreams...

Alice Robb

Sleep & dreams; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Popular psychology; Dreams & their interpretation

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Why we Dream will explore fascinating new discoveries about the function and meaning of dreams that have been made possible... [more]

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The Barefoot Investor for Families: The Only Kids' Money Guide You'll Ever Need

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The Barefoot Investor for Families: The Only Kids' Money Guide You'll Ever...

Scott Pape

Business & Economics; Advice on parenting; Personal finance

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The new book from Scott Pape, the Barefoot Investor. [more]

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Schadenfreude: The Joy of Another's Misfortune

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Schadenfreude: The Joy of Another's Misfortune

Tiffany Watt Smith

Fiction & Literature; Psychology: emotions; Popular psychology; Gift books

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'Nothing makes the world gleam like bad people getting the fate they deserve. For one glorious moment, the stars align, the... [more]

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12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

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12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

Jordan B. Peterson

Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Clinical psychology; Advice on careers & achieving success; Popular psychology

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Jordan Peterson's work as a clinical psychologist has reshaped the modern understanding of personality, and now he has become... [more]

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Primary Greatness: The 12 Levers of Success

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Primary Greatness: The 12 Levers of Success

Stephen R. Covey

Business & Economics; Advice on careers & achieving success

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Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life

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The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living...

Mark Manson

Psychology; Self-help & personal development

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In this generation-defining self-help guide, a superstar blogger cuts through the crap to show us how to stop trying to be... [more]

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Happiness by Design: Change What You Do, Not How You Think

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Happiness by Design: Change What You Do, Not How You Think

Sheffield Health Economics Group Paul Dolan, (Pr (University of Sheffield)

Psychology; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

Hardback

This is not just another happiness book. In Happiness by Design, happiness and behavior expert Paul Dolan combines the latest... [more]

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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying: A simple, effective way to banish clutter forever

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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying: A simple, effective way to banish clutter...

Marie Kondo

Psychology; Popular psychology; Home & house maintenance

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Marie Kondo will help you declutter your life with her new major Netflix series Tidying Up with Marie Kondo. Japan's expert... [more]

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Textbook of Wisdom: Shortcuts to Becoming Wiser Than Your Years

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Textbook of Wisdom: Shortcuts to Becoming Wiser Than Your Years

Edward de Bono

Psychology; Popular psychology

Paperback

Wisdom comes with living a long life, full of rich experiences and can't be learnt, right? [more]

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The Sceptical Investor: How contrarians bet against the market and win - and you can too

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The Sceptical Investor: How contrarians bet against the market and win -...

John Stepek

Business & Economics; Investment & securities; Personal finance

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John Stepek pulls together the latest research on behavioural finance, and examples from well-known contrarian investors,... [more]

$37.99

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Stressless

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Stressless

Matthew Johnstone, Michael Player

Psychology; Coping with stress; Self-help & personal development; Mind, Body, Spirit

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The only guide you'll ever need to simply manage and reduce stress in your every-day life. [more]

$29.99

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The Human Network: How We're Connected and Why It Matters

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The Human Network: How We're Connected and Why It Matters

Matthew O. Jackson

Social interaction; Psychology; Popular psychology

Paperback

Discover the landmark new big idea that is revolutionising our understanding of human interaction [more]

$32.99

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The Silent Guides: The new book from the author of The Chimp Paradox

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The Silent Guides: The new book from the author of The Chimp Paradox

Steve Peters

Psychology; Popular psychology

Paperback

The Silent Guides explores some neuroscience and psychological aspects of the developing mind, unconscious thinking, behaviours,... [more]

$29.99

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Stand Tall Like a Mountain: Mindfulness and Self-Care for Children and Parents

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Stand Tall Like a Mountain: Mindfulness and Self-Care for Children and Parents...

Suzy Reading

Child care & upbringing; Popular psychology; Children's & Educational

Paperback

A practical and empowering book about mindfulness for parents to practice with their children. [more]

$19.99

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Girl, Stop Apologizing: A Shame-Free Plan For Embracing And Achieving Your Goals

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Girl, Stop Apologizing: A Shame-Free Plan For Embracing And Achieving Your...

Rachel Hollis

Psychology; Self-help & personal development

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Bestselling author of Girl, Wash Your Face and founder of TheChicSite.com Rachel Hollis urges women to stop apologizing for... [more]

$28.99

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Kochie'S 11-Step Money Plan for a Better Life

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Kochie'S 11-Step Money Plan for a Better Life

David Koch

Business & Economics; Personal finance; Advocate - Economics & Business

Paperback

This is a no-nonsense guide to getting your financial life sorted in 11 easy steps, by one of Australia's most trusted media... [more]

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What Would Maisie Do?: Inspiration from the Pages of Maisie Dobbs

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What Would Maisie Do?: Inspiration from the Pages of Maisie Dobbs

Jacqueline Winspear

Fiction & Literature; Dictionaries of quotations; Self-help & personal development; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice; Crime Chronicle - Modern Crime

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A one-of-a-kind illustrated companion to the best-selling Maisie Dobbs series, which invites readers into the beloved heroine's... [more]

$33.95

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Burnout: The secret to solving the stress cycle

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Burnout: The secret to solving the stress cycle

Emily Nagoski, Amelia Nagoski

Psychology; Coping with stress; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

Paperback

This groundbreaking book explains why women experience burnout differently than men - and provides a simple, science-based... [more]

$35.00

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Why Can't We Sleep?

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Why Can't We Sleep?

Darian Leader

Psychology; Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Sleep & dreams; Sleep disorders & therapy; Popular psychology

Paperback

One in four adults sleeps badly. Sleeping pill prescriptions have increased dramatically over the last three decades, as have... [more]

$16.99

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