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Agus, David B. (2011).  The End of Illness.  New York:Free Press.


Akerlof, George A. and Rachel E. Kranton (2010).  Identity Economics: How our Identities Shape our Work, Wages and Well-being.  Princeton: Princeton University Press.


Anderson, Chris (2009).  Free: The Future of a Radical Price.  New York: Hyperion.


Ariely, Dan (2009).  Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces that Shape Our Decisions.  New York: Harper Perennial.


Ariely, Dan (2012).  The (Honest) Truth about Dishonesty.  New York:Harper.


Atkin, Douglas (2004).  The Culting of Brands: When Customers Become True Believers.  New York: Penguin Group.


Bales, Kevin (2005).  Understanding Global Slavery.  BerkeleyUniversity of California Press.


Banaji, Mahzarin R. and Anthony G. Greenwald (2013).  Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People.  New York:Delacorte Press.


Banerjee, Abhijit V. and Esther Duflo (2011).  Poor Economics:  A Radical Rethinking of the Way to Fight Global Poverty.  New York: Publicaffairs.


Batsone, David (2007).  Not for Sale:  The Return of Global Slave Trade and How We Can Fight It.  San Francisco: HarperCollins.


Beah, Ishmael (2007).  A Long Way Gone.  New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.


Beilock, Sian (2010).  Choke: What the Secrets of the Brain Reveal about Getting it Right When You Have To.  New York:Free Press.


Bell, David R. (2014).  Location is (Still) Everything.  Boston:New Harvest.


Berns, Gregory (2010).  Iconoclasts: A neuroscientist Reveals How to Think Differently.  Massachusetts: Harvard Business Press.


Brooks, Arthur C. (2008).  Gross National Happiness: Why Happiness Matterse for America and How We Can Get More of It.  New York:Basic Books.


Brooks, David (2011).  The Social Animal.  New York: Random House.


Brzezinski, Zbigniew (2012).  Strategic Vision: America and the Crisis of Global Power.  New York:Basic Books.


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Carr, Nicholas (2014).  The Glass Cage: Automation and Us.  New York:W.W. Norton and Company.


Christakis, Nicholas A. and James H. Fowler (2009).  Connected: The Surprising Power of Our Social Networks and How They Shape Our Lives.  New York: Little, Brown and Company.


Clinton, Bill (2007).  Giving:  How each of us can change the world.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf.


Dallaire, Romeo (2010).  The Fight like Soldiers The Die Like Children.  New York:Walker and Company. 


DiSalvo, David (2011).  What Makes You Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite.  New York:Prometheus Books


Dobson, William J. (2012).  The Dictator’s Learning Curve: Inside the Global Battle for Democracy.  New York:Doubleday.


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Easterbrook, Gregg (2003).  The Progress Paradox: How Life Gets Better While People Feel Worse.  New York: Random House.


Easterly, William (2006).  The White Man’s Burden.  New York: Penguin Books.


Easterly, William (2013).  The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and The Forgotten Rights of the Poor.  New York:Basic Books.


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Frank, Robert H. (2011).  The Darwin Economy:  Liberty, Competition, and the Common Good.  Princeton: Princeton University Press.


French, Howard (2014).  China’s Second Continent.  New York:Alferd A. Knopf.


Friedman, Thomas L. (2005).  The World is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century.  New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.


Gilbert, Daniel (2006).  Stumbling on Happiness.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf.


Gladwell, Malcolm (2000).  The Tipping Point:  How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference.  New York: Little, Brown and Company.


Gladwell, Malcolm (2005).  Blink:  The Power of Thinking without Thinking.  New York: Little, Brown and Company.


Gladwell, Malcolm (2008).  Outliers:  The Story of Success.  New York: Little, Brown and Company.  New York: Little, Brown and Company.


Gladwell, Malcolm (2013).  David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants. 


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Gleick, James (2011).  The Information:  A History, a Theory, a Flood.  New York: Pantheon Books.


Goleman, Daniel (2013). Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence.  New York:Harper.


Groh, Jennifer M. (2014).  Making Space: How the Brain Knows Where Things Are.  Cambridge:Harvard Press.


Haidt, Jonathan (2012).  The Righteous Mind: Why Good People are Divided by Politics and Religion.  New York: Pantheon Books.


Hand, David J. (2014).  The Improbability Principle: Why Coincidences, Mircales and Rare Events Happen Every Day.  New York:Scientific American.


Harris, Bob (2013).  The International Bank of Bob.  New York:Walker and Company.


Harris, Michael (2014).  The End of Absence: Reclaiming What We’ve Lost in a World of Constant Connection.  New York:Current.


Harris, Sam (2010).  The Moral Landscape:  How Science Can Determine Human Values.  New York: Free Press.


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Hertz, Noreena (2004).  The Debt Threat and Why We Must Defuse It.  London: Harper Perennial.


Howard, Philip K. (2001).  The Lost Art of Drawing the Line:  How Fairness Went too Far.  New York: Random House.


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Kahneman, Daniel (2011).  Thinking Slow and Fast.  New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.


Karlan, Dean and Jacob Appel (2011).  More Than Good Intentions: How a New Economics is Helping to Solve Global Poverty.  New York:Dutton.


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Kristof, Nicholas and Sheryl WuDunn (2014).  A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity.  New York:Alfred A. Knopf.


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Layard, Richard (2005).  Happiness: Lessons from a New Science.  New York: Penguin Press.


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Lewis, Michael (2011).  Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World.  New York: W.W. Norton and Company.


Linden, David J. (2011).  The Compass of Pleasure.  New York: Viking.


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Lindstrom, Martin (2011).  Brandwashed: Tricks Companies use to Manipulate our Minds and Persuade Us to Buy.  New York:Crown Business.


Luntz, Frank I. (2011).  Win: The Key to Take Your Business From Ordinary to Extraordinary.  New York:Hyperion.


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McCullough, Malcom (2013).  Ambient Commons: Attention in the Age of Embodied Information.  Cambridge:MIT Press.


McGonigal, Kelly (2012).  The Willpower Instinct: How Self-Control Works, Why it Matters and what You can do to get more of it.  New York:Avery.


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Mitnick, Kevin D. (2002).  The Art of Deception.  Indianapolis: Wiley Publishing Inc.


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Morozov, Evgeny (2013).  To Save Everything, Click.  New York:Public Affairs.


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Piketty, Thomas (2013).  Capital in the Twenty-First Century.  Cambridge:Harvard Press.


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Shannon, Lisa J. (2010).  A Thousand Sisters.  Berkeley:  Seal Press.


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