For a thousand generations, human beings viewed themselves as part of the wider community of nature, and they carried on active relationships not only with other people but with other animals,...
Author: Abram, DavidSummary:Genre: Literary arts
Author: Waal, F. B. M. deSummary:
What separates a human mind from an animal's? Is it the design of tools, sense of self, or grasp of past and future? These claims have been disproved outright by the study of animal cognition....
Author: Ross, RandySummary:
When it comes to qualities such as passion, enthusiasm, energy, and creativity, the majority of the American workforce could be described as "severely lacking." Too many people just go through the...Genre: Business and economics
Author: Appleman, Roy EdgarSummary:
Appleman's book clears up one of the nagging mysteries of the Korean War: the fate of the 7th U.S. Division's Task Force Faith between November 27 and December 1, 1950, when Chinese forces...Genre: History
Author: Mandis, Steven G.Summary:
In What Happened to Goldman Sachs, Columbia Business School professor and former Sachs executive Steven Mandis charts the evolution of Goldman Sachs from an ethical standard to a legal one and...Genre: Business and economics
Author: Steinbeck, JohnSummary:
The insensitivity between neighbors leads to the gradual disintegration of a small California farm community.
Author: Welch, H. GilbertSummary:
Exposing the overdiagnosis of everything from high blood pressure to prostate and breast cancers, Dr. Welch traces the social, ethical, and economic ramifications of some of the worst excesses of...Genre: Medicine, health and fitness