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The Theory of Moral Sentiments (Glasgow Edition of the Works and Correspondence of Adam Smith, vol.1)

By: Adam Smith; D. D. Raphael [Editor]; A. L. Macfie. [Editor];

Price: $19.25

Publisher: Liberty Classics: 1982-01-01

Seller ID: 9780865970120


"The Theory of Moral Sentiments, " Smith's first and in his own mind most important work, outlines his view of proper conduct and the institutions and sentiments that make men virtuous. Here he develops his doctrine of the impartial spectator, whose hypothetical disinterested judgment we must use to distinguish right from wrong in any given situation. We by nature pursue our self-interest, according to Smith. This makes independence or self-command an instinctive good an... View more info

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The Self-Aware Universe: How Consciousness Creates the Material World

By: Amit Goswami

Price: $17.15

Publisher: TarcherPerigee: 1995-03-21

Seller ID: 9780874777987


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An Experiment with Time (Studies in Consciousness)

By: Dunne, J. W.

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Hampton Roads Publishing: 2001-02-01

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 9781571742346


J.W. Dunne (1866-1949) was an accomplished English aeronautical engineer and a designer of Britian's early military aircraft. His An Experiment with Time, first published in 1927, sparked a great deal of scientific interest in--and controversy about--his new model of multidimensional time.A series of strange, troubling precognitive dreams (including a vision of the then future catastrophic eruption of Mt. Pelee on the island of Martininque in 1902) led Dunne to re-... View more info

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There Are No Accidents: Synchronicity and the Stories of Our Lives

By: Hopcke, Robert H.

Price: $15.35

Publisher: Riverhead Books: 1998-07-01

Seller ID: 9781573226813


A woman is set up on a blind date with the same man twice, years apart, on two different coasts. A singer's career changes direction when she walks into the wrong audition. A husband gives his wife an unexpected gift--after she repeatedly dreams about that very same item.... It was Carl Jung who coined the term "synchronicity" for those strange coincidences, when events seem to conspire to tell us something, to teach us, to turn our lives around. They are the strange "pl... View more info

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Jung's Map of the Soul: An Introduction

By: Stein, Murray

Price: $23.37

Publisher: Open Court: 1998-12-30

Seller ID: 9780812693768


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The Organization Man

By: William H. Whyte; Joseph Nocera [Foreword]

Price: $34.34

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press: 2002-05-30

Seller ID: 9780812218190


Regarded as one of the most important sociological and business commentaries of modern times, "The Organization Man" developed the first thorough description of the impact of mass organization on American society. During the height of the Eisenhower administration, corporations appeared to provide a blissful answer to postwar life with the marketing of new technologies--television, affordable cars, space travel, fast food--and lifestyles, such as carefully planned sub... View more info