White Awake: An Honest Look at What It Means to Be White

White Awake: An Honest Look at What It Means to Be WhiteDaniel Hill will never forget the day he heard these words Daniel, you may be white, but don t let that lull you into thinking you have no culture White culture is very real In fact, when white culture comes in contact with other cultures, it almost always wins So it would be a really good idea


From #BlackLivesMatter To Black Liberation

From #BlackLivesMatter To Black LiberationThe eruption of mass protests in the wake of the police murders of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri and Eric Garner in New York City have challenged the impunity with which officers of the law carry out violence against Black people and punctured the illusion of a postracial America The Black Li


We Are Not Yet Equal: Understanding Our Racial Divide

We Are Not Yet Equal: Understanding Our Racial DivideCarol Anderson s White Rage took the world by storm, landing on the New York Times bestseller list and best book of the year lists from New York Times, Washington Post, Boston Globe, and Chicago Review of Books It launched her as an in demand commentator on contemporary race issues for national pri


A Little History of Religion

A Little History of ReligionFor curious readers young and old, a rich and colorful history of religion from humanity s earliest days to our own contentious times n nIn an era of hardening religious attitudes and explosive religious violence, this book offers a welcome antidote Richard Holloway retells the entire history of reli


Deaths of Despair and the Future of Capitalism

Deaths of Despair and the Future of CapitalismFrom economist Anne Case and Nobel Prize winner Angus Deaton, a groundbreaking account of how the flaws in capitalism are fatal for America s working class n nLife expectancy in the United States has recently fallen for three years in a row a reversal not seen since 1918 or in any other wealthy natio


Exactly What to Say: The Magic Words for Influence and Impact

Exactly What to Say: The Magic Words for Influence and ImpactOften the decision between a customer choosing you over someone like you is your ability to know exactly what to say, when to say it, and how to make it count Phil M Jones has trained than two million people across five continents and over fifty countries in the lost art of spoken communicati


How to Have Impossible Conversations: A Very Practical Guide

How to Have Impossible Conversations: A Very Practical GuideThis is a self help book on how to argue effectively, conciliate, and gently persuade The authors admit to getting it wrong in their own past conversations One by one, I recognize the same mistakes in me The world would be a better place if everyone read this book Richard Dawkins, author of


Lectura fácil

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Discrimination and Disparities

Discrimination and DisparitiesA searching re examination of the assumptions, and the evidence for and against, current approaches to issues of economic and other disparities n n nDiscrimination and Disparities challenges believers in such one factor explanations of economic outcome differences as discrimination, exploitation or g


The Laws of Human Nature

The Laws of Human NatureFrom the 1 New York Times bestselling author of The 48 Laws of Power comes the definitive new book on decoding the behavior of the people around youRobert Greene is a master guide for millions of readers, distilling ancient wisdom and philosophy into essential texts for seekers of power, understand


Captivate: The Science of Succeeding with People

Captivate: The Science of Succeeding with PeopleDo you feel awkward at networking events Do you wonder what your date really thinks of you Do you wish you could decode people You need to learn the science of people n nAs a human behavior hacker, Vanessa Van Edwards created a research lab to study the hidden forces that drive us And she s crac


The Future of Capitalism: Facing the New Anxieties

The Future of Capitalism: Facing the New AnxietiesBill Gates s Five Books for Summer Reading 2019 n nFrom world renowned economist Paul Collier, a candid diagnosis of the failures of capitalism and a pragmatic and realistic vision for how we can repair it n nDeep new rifts are tearing apart the fabric of the United States and other Western societies




The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big DifferenceAn alternate cover edition exists here n nThe tipping point is that magic moment when an idea, trend, or social behavior crosses a threshold, tips, and spreads like wildfire Just as a single sick person can start an epidemic of the flu, so too can a small but precisely targeted push cause a fashion


How to Win Friends and Influence People

How to Win Friends and Influence PeopleYou can go after the job you wantand get it You can take the job you haveand improve it You can take any situation you re inand make it work for you n nSince its release in 1936, How to Win Friends and Influence People has sold than 15 million copies Dale Carnegie s first book is a t


Animal Farm

Animal FarmLibrarian s note There is an Alternate Cover Edition for this edition of this book here n nA farm is taken over by its overworked, mistreated animals With flaming idealism and stirring slogans, they set out to create a paradise of progress, justice, and equality Thus the stage is set for one of th


Outliers: The Story of Success

Outliers: The Story of SuccessIn this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of outliers the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful He asks the question what makes high achievers different n nHis answer is that we pay too much attention to what succe