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The Logic of Failure: Recognizing and Avoiding Error in Complex Situations

Dietrich Dörner - Business & Economics - 1996 - 222 pages
An incisive analysis of real-life situations that helps all those involved in any kind of strategic planning recognize and avoid logical yet devastating errors.
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Preventing Violence

James Gilligan - Political Science - 2001 - 144 pages
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Forecast: What Physics, Meteorology, and the Natural Sciences Can Teach Us ...

Mark Buchanan - Business & Economics - 2013 - 272 pages
Draws on the examples of unpredictable severe weather to present a metaphorical assessment of the inherent instability of economic markets, explaining how common investor ...
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Violence: Reflections on a National Epidemic

James Gilligan - Social Science - 1996 - 306 pages
Argues that violence should be approached as a problem in public health and preventative medicine, rather than one of biological or moral origins, asserting that shame is the ...
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Dewey Gram - Fiction - 2000 - 229 pages
General Maximus Meridas, a hero of the Roman empire, is forced into exile by the Emperor Commodus and is captured and sold into slavery, where he learns a new type of warfare ...
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Mind the Gap: Hierarchies, Health and Human Evolution

Richard G. Wilkinson - Medical - 2001 - 74 pages
Inequality kills. Both rich and poor die younger in countries with the greatest inequalities in income. Countries such as the United States with big gaps between rich and poor ...
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The Cancer Stage of Capitalism

John McMurtry - Political Science - 1999 - 328 pages
In this bold look at the uncontrolled spread of global capitalism, John McMurtry, professor of philosophy at the University of Guelph, develops his analysis of modern ...
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The Spirit Level

David Barber - Poetry - 1995 - 81 pages
Winner of the Terrence Des Pres Prize for Poetry The Spirit Level is the first collection by an exciting new voice in American poetry. Representing the world as a place of ...
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Jaeger:paidea V1 2e P

Werner Jaeger - Philosophy - 1986 - 544 pages
Werner Jaeger's classic three-volume work, originally published in 1939, is now available in paperback. Paideia, the shaping of Greek character through a union of civilization ...
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