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  • Good Thinking: What You Need to Know to be Smarter, Safer, Wealthier, and Wiser
    Views : 126
    Pages : 288

    by: Guy P. Harrison

    Publisher: pPrometheus Books

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    2015-10-06

    ISBN-10: 1633880648

    ISBN-13: 9781633880641

    Language: English

  • An Atheist and a Christian Walk into a Bar: Talking about God, the Universe, and Everything
    Views : 336
    Pages : 220

    by: Randal Rauser Justin Schieber

    Publisher: pPrometheus Books

    description

    In this 21st-century take on the long-standing tradition of philosophical dialogue, two intellectuals battle it out in the arena of ideas and witticisms.

    Unfortunately for readers, the resulting conversation is a rather unappealing combination of sophomoric jokes and theoretical conundrums. The work is neither insightful enough to eng ... more

    Publish on

    2016-12-06

    ISBN-10: 1633882438

    ISBN-13: 9781633882430

    Language: English

  • Lone Wolf Terrorism: Understanding the Growing Threat
    Views : 49
    Pages : 331

    by: Jeffrey D. Simon

    Publisher: pPrometheus Books

    description

    In the second edition of his book originally published in 2013, Simon (The Terrorist Trap: America's Experience with Terrorism, 1994, etc.) focuses his scholarship on spree killers who act alone or with minimal assistance.

    Whether Timothy McVeigh, Theodore Kaczynski, Nidal Malik Hasan, Anders Breivik, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, Sy ... more

    Publish on

    2016-09-27

    ISBN-10: 1633882373

    ISBN-13: 9781633882379

    Language: English

  • Rampage Nation: Securing America from Mass Shootings
    Views : 77
    Pages : 340

    by: Louis Klarevas

    Publisher: pPrometheus Books

    description

    Klarevas (Global Affairs/Univ. of Massachusetts-Boston) shares his research showing that mass shootings are more common than widely believed but can be decreased by addressing the conditions common to all the massacres.

    A trinity of gun violence is at the heart of the book: unstable shooters, unsecured targets, and extraordinar ... more

    Publish on

    2016-08-23

    ISBN-10: 1633880664

    ISBN-13: 9781633880665

    Language: English

  • Whips and Kisses
    Views : 410
    Pages : 236

    by: Mistress Jacqueline Catherine Tavel Robert H. Rimmer

    Publisher: pPrometheus Books

    description

     Readable memoir of ``Alice,'' by day a psychologist, by night ``Mistress Jacqueline'': a dominatrix, or ``fantasy engineer''- -although ``some people call me `Goddess.' '' Rimmer (The Harrad Experiment, etc.) and Tavel started out to interview 10 or 12 porno stars to find out how they abandoned parental sexual and religious conditioni ... more

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    1991-06-01

    ISBN-10: 087975656X

    ISBN-13: 9780879756567

    Language: English

  • Beyond the God Particle
    Views : 489
    Pages : 325

    by: Leon Lederman Christopher Hill

    Publisher: pPrometheus Books

    description

    An energetic follow-up to The God Particle (1993), Nobel laureate Lederman’s fine overview of particle physics. This time, Lederman is assisted by theoretical physicist Hill; the two co-authored Quantum Physics for Poets (2011) and Symmetry and the Beautiful Universe (2004).

    The Higgs field and its particle, ... more

    Publish on

    2013-10-08

    ISBN-10: 1616148012

    ISBN-13: 9781616148010

    Language: English

  • God and the Atom
    Views : 228
    Pages : 332

    by: Victor J. Stenger

    Publisher: pPrometheus Books

    description

    An emeritus professor of physics and astronomy traces the roots of modern science, including the discovery of the Higgs boson, to the materialist Greek and Roman philosophers 2,500 years ago.

    Stenger (God and the Folly of Faith, 2012, etc.) once again picks up the cudgels for radical atheism: “[A]toms and the void indeed are a ... more

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    2013-04-09

    ISBN-10: 1616147539

    ISBN-13: 9781616147532

    Language: English