Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope

Tightrope: Americans Reaching for HopeWith stark poignancy and political dispassion, Tightrope draws us deep into an other America The authors tell this story, in part, through the lives of some of the children with whom Kristof grew up, in rural Yamhill, Oregon, an area that prospered for much of the twentieth century but has been d

Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging

Tribe: On Homecoming and BelongingSebastian Junger, the bestselling author of War and The Perfect Storm, takes a critical look at post traumatic stress disorder and the many challenges today s returning veterans face in modern society n nThere are ancient tribal human behaviors loyalty, inter reliance, cooperation that flare up in co

Mindware: Tools for Smart Thinking

Mindware: Tools for Smart ThinkingLearn how to think effectively, at work and at home Many scientific and philosophical ideas are so powerful that they can be applied to our lives at home and work and school to help us think smarter and effectively about our behaviour and the world around us Surprisingly, many of the

Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction

Superforecasting: The Art and Science of PredictionA n New York Times nBestsellerAn Economist Best Book of 2015 The most important book on decision making since Daniel Kahneman s Thinking, Fast and Slow Jason Zweig, The Wall Street Journal Everyone would benefit from seeing further into the future, whether buying stocks, crafting policy, launch

Mindf*ck: Cambridge Analytica and the Plot to Break America

Mindf*ck: Cambridge Analytica and the Plot to Break AmericaFor the first time, the Cambridge Analytica whistleblower tells the inside story of the data mining and psychological manipulation behind the election of Donald Trump and the Brexit referendum, connecting Facebook, WikiLeaks, Russian intelligence, and international hackers n nMindf ck goes deep insid

Open Borders: The Science and Ethics of Immigration

Open Borders: The Science and Ethics of ImmigrationEconomist Bryan Caplan makes a bold case for unrestricted immigration in this fact filled graphic nonfiction n nAmerican policy makers have long been locked in a heated battle over whether, how many, and what kind of immigrants to allow to live and work in the country Those in favor of welcoming mor