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SuperFreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide ...

Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner - 2009 - Business & Economics - No preview available
Freakonomics lived on the New York Times bestseller list for an astonishing two years. Now authors Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner return with more iconoclastic insights and observations in SuperFreakonomics—the long awaited follow-up to ...
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Freakonomics Rev Ed LP: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything

Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner - 2006 - Business & Economics - Limited preview
Which is more dangerous, a gun or a swimming pool? What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers have in common? Why do drug dealers still live with their moms? How much do parents really matter? How did the legalization of abortion affect the rate ...
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The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves

Matt Ridley - 2010 - Business & Economics - Limited preview
Life is getting better—and at an accelerating rate. Food availability, income, and life span are up; disease, child mortality, and violence are down — all across the globe. Though the world is far from perfect, necessities and luxuries alike ...
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The 4-Hour Body: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat-Loss, Incredible Sex, and ...

Timothy Ferriss - 2010 - Health & Fitness - No preview available
The New York Times bestselling author of The 4-Hour Workweek teaches you how to reach your peak physical potential with minimum effort. Thinner, bigger, faster, stronger... which 150 pages will you read? Is it possible to: Reach your genetic ...
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Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

Malcolm Gladwell - 2007 - Business & Economics - No preview available
In his landmark bestseller The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell redefined how we understand the world around us. Now, in Blink, he revolutionizes the way we understand the world within. Blink is a book about how we think without thinking, about ...
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Outliers: The Story of Success

Malcolm Gladwell - 2011 - Psychology - No preview available
There is a story that is usually told about extremely successful people, a story that focuses on intelligence and ambition. Gladwell argues that the true story of success is very different, and that if we want to understand how some people thrive ...
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