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99 VARIATIONS ON A PROOF

An exploration of mathematical style through 99 different proofs of the same theorem This book offers a multifaceted perspective on mathematics by demonstrating 99 different proofs of the same theorem. Each chapter solves an otherwise unrema..

27,50€

ADAPTATION AND NATURAL SELECTION : A CRITIQUE OF SOME CURRENT EVOLUTIONARY THOUGHT

Biological evolution is a fact-but the many conflicting theories of evolution remain controversial even today. When Adaptation and Natural Selection was first published in 1966, it struck a powerful blow against those who argued for the concept of gr..

26,20€

ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND : 150TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION

Commemorating the 150th anniversary of one of the most beloved classics of children's literature, this illustrated edition presents Alice like you've never seen her before. In 1865, Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, an Oxford mathematician and Anglican deaco..

29,70€

DELICIOUS : THE EVOLUTION OF FLAVOR AND HOW IT MADE US HUMAN

A savory account of how the pursuit of delicious foods shaped human evolution Nature, it has been said, invites us to eat by appetite and rewards by flavor. But what exactly are flavors? Why are some so pleasing while others are not? Delicio..

27,50€

DEMOCRACY & PROSPERITY

A groundbreaking new historical analysis of how global capitalism and advanced democracies mutually support each otherIt is a widespread view that democracy and the advanced nation-state are in crisis, weakened by globalization and undermined by glob..

32,30€

IDEOLOGY IN THE SUPREME COURT

Ideology in the Supreme Court is the first book to analyze the process by which the ideological stances of U.S. Supreme Court justices translate into the positions they take on the issues that the Court addresses. Eminent Supreme Court scholar Lawren..

37,50€

MONETARY POLICY, INFLATION, AND THE BUSINESS CYCLE

This revised second edition of Monetary Policy, Inflation, and the Business Cycle provides a rigorous graduate-level introduction to the New Keynesian framework and its applications to monetary policy. The New Keynesian framework is the workhorse for..

79,20€

NEURO : THE NEW BRAIN SCIENCES AND THE MANAGEMENT OF THE MIND

The brain sciences are influencing our understanding of human behavior as never before, from neuropsychiatry and neuroeconomics to neurotheology and neuroaesthetics. Many now believe that the brain is what makes us human, and it seems that neuroscien..

33,60€

PAMPHLET ARCHITECTURE 30 COUPLIN STRATEGIES FOR INFRASTRUCTURAL OPPORTUNISM

Participants in the Pamphlet Architecture 30 competition were asked to respond to the theme "Investigations in Infrastructure," and propose new directions for architecture, transportation, energy, cities, and agriculture at a continental scale. The w..

21,20€

PAMPHLET ARCHITECTURE 32 RESILIENCE

Winner of the Pamphlet Architecture 32 competition...

15,70€

PHILOSOPHY AND REAL POLITICS

Many contemporary political thinkers are gripped by the belief that their task is to develop an ideal theory of rights or justice for guiding and judging political actions. But in Philosophy and Real Politics, Raymond Geuss argues that philosophers s..

34,20€

PHILOSOPHY AND THE MIRROR OF NATURE : THIRTIETH-ANNIVERSARY EDITION

When it first appeared in 1979, Philosophy and the Mirror of Nature hit the philosophical world like a bombshell. In it, Richard Rorty argued that, beginning in the seventeenth century, philosophers developed an unhealthy obsession with the notion of..

26,20€

THE HORSE, THE WHEEL & THE LANGUAGE

Roughly half the world's population speaks languages derived from a shared linguistic source known as Proto-Indo-European. But who were the early speakers of this ancient mother tongue, and how did they manage to spread it around the globe? Until now..

32,60€

THE ORIGINAL FOLK AND FAIRY TALES OF THE BROTHERS GRIMM : THE COMPLETE FIRST EDITION

When Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm published their Children's and Household Tales in 1812, followed by a second volume in 1815, they had no idea that such stories as "Rapunzel," "Hansel and Gretel," and "Cinderella" would become the most celebrated in the ..

20,00€

THE SEDUCTION OF CURVES

A lavishly illustrated book that explores the language of curves that spans the human body, science, engineering, and artCurves are seductive. These smooth, organic lines and surfaces-like those of the human body-appeal to us in an instinctive, visce..

37,50€

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