De meeste mensen deugen

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Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging

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Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope

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Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a Former White Nationalist

Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a Former White NationalistThis book tells the intensely personal saga of one man who eventually disavowed everything he was taught to believe, at tremendous personal cost Derek Black grew up at the epicenter of white nationalism His father founded Stormfront, the largest racist community on the Internet His son went to a


Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now

Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right NowJaron Lanier, the world famous Silicon Valley scientist pioneer who first alerted us to the dangers of social media, explains why its toxic effects are at the heart of its design, and explains in ten simple arguments why liberating yourself from its hold will transform your life and the world for th


Upstream: The Quest to Solve Problems Before They Happen

Upstream: The Quest to Solve Problems Before They Happenn New York Times nbestselling author Dan Heath examines how to prevent problems before they happen, drawing on insights from his innovative behavior research, as well as hundreds of new interviews with unconventional problem solvers.Most of us spend our days handling a deluge of pressing issues We


Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century

Nomadland: Surviving America in the Twenty-First CenturyFrom the beet fields of North Dakota to the campgrounds of California to s CamperForce program in Texas, employers have discovered a new, low cost labor pool, made up largely of transient older adults These invisible casualties of the Great Recession have taken to the road by the tens of tho




Outliers: The Story of Success

Outliers: The Story of SuccessIn this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of outliers the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful He asks the question what makes high achievers different n nHis answer is that we pay too much attention to what succe



The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

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Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

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