Business Leaders Are Buzzing About Curation Nation An indispensible guide to the brave new media world Arianna Huffington, editor in chief, the Huffington Post Gives me hope for the future of the Information Age Rosenbaum argues for the growing importance of people creative, smart, hip who
A landmark book of popular science a lucid, engaging account of how the human body evolved over millions of years and of how the increasing disparity between the jumble of adaptations in our Stone Age bodies and the modern world is fueling the paradox of greater longevity but chronic disease.
Our brains were designed for tribal life, for getting along with a select group of others Us and for fighting off everyone else Them But modern times have forced the world s tribes into a shared space, resulting in epic clashes of values along with unprecedented opportunities As the world
Peter Bevelin begins his fascinating book with Confucius great wisdom A man who has committed a mistake and doesn t correct it, is committing another mistake Seeking Wisdom is the result of Bevelin s learning about attaining wisdom His quest for wisdom originated partly from making mistakes
The world renowned economist offers dourly irreverent analyses of financial debacle from the tulip craze of the seventeenth century to the recent plague of junk bonds The Atlantic.
Since its original hardcover publication in 1991, this trailblazing work has stirred a deep and wide response, selling over 100,000 copies around the world, with translations in 15 languages Professor Geert Hofstede s 30 years of field research on cultural differences and the software of the mind
This early stocking filler of a novel is a brutal treat Daily Mail From the award winning novelist and short story writer, Lionel Shriver, comes a literary gem, a story about love and the power of a gift.When Weston Babansky receives an extravagant engagement present from his best friend and
The Ape that Understood the Universe is the story of the strangest animal in the world the human animal It opens with a question How would an alien scientist view our species What would it make of our sex differences, our sexual behavior, our child rearing patterns, our moral codes, our
The first of Erich Neumann s works to be translated into English, this eloquent book draws on a full range of world mythology to show that individual consciousness undergoes the same archetypal stages of development as has human consciousness as a whole Neumann, one of Jung s most creative students
Should you care less about your distant future What about events in your life that have already happened How should the passage of time affect your planning and assessment of your life Most of us think it is irrational to ignore the future but completely harmless to dismiss the past But this
Canada s productivity expert returns with a totally fresh angle on how to do with less Throughout his experiments and research, Chris Bailey came across many little known insights into how we focus a key element of productivity , including the surprising idea that focus isn t so much a state
From the physician behind the wildly popular website NutritionFacts.org, How Not to Die reveals the groundbreaking scientific evidence behind the only diet that can prevent and reverse many of the causes of disease related death The vast majority of premature deaths can be prevented through simple
Here is the first ever comprehensive guide to archival concepts, principles, and practices Encyclopedia of Archival Science features 154 entries, which address every aspect of archival professional knowledge These entries range from traditional ideas like appraisal and provenance to today s