Non Fiction Summaries

Tomorrow’s Gold: Asia’s Age of Discovery

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“infobox Book” name Tomorrow’s Gold: Asia’s Age of Discovery orig title translator image author Marc Faber cover_artist country language English series classification Non-Fiction genre publisher CLSA Ltd release_date media_type pages isbn 9628606727 preceded_by followed_by Tomorrow’s Gold: Asia’s Age of Discovery, written by renowned investment adviser Marc faber, attempts to discover the outperforming asset classes of […]

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The Human Use of Human Beings: Cybernetics and Society

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“Infobox Book” name The Human Use of Human Beings: Cybernetics and Society author Norbert Wiener language English publisher Eyre and Spottiswoode, London release_date 1954 pages 199 Executive Summary Cybernetics is a field of study that arises out of information theory and automation. Norbert Wiener introduced the field in his book Cybernetics: Or Control and Communication […]

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Blogs, Wikis, Podcasts, and Other Powerful Web Tools for Classrooms

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

Richardson, W. (2008). Blogs, Wikis, Podcasts, and Other Powerful Web Tools for Classrooms. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press. This book is a great tool for those wanting to learn more about Web 2.0 tools. While it is geared with a teacher in mind, it provides enough information to help you get your own blog, wiki, […]

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Polar Science and Global Climate

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“Infobox Book” name Polar Science and Global Climate: An International Resource for Education and Outreach image image_caption author Bettina Kaiser, Becky Allen, Sandra Zicus language English subject Education and Outreach in Polar Science publisher Pearson Custom Publishing release_date March 2010 media_type Print (Paperback) and CD-ROM pages 238 isbn ISBN 978-1-84959-593-3 Polar Science and Global Climate: […]

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Prometheus Rising

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“infobox Book “ name Prometheus Rising title_orig translator image author Robert Anton Wilson cover_artist country United States language English series genre Non-fiction publisher release_date 1983 (First Edition) media_type Paperback pages isbn ISBN 1-56184-056-4 preceded_by followed_by Chapter Summaries Part I – Introduction 1. The Thinker & The Prover The human mind behaves as though it were […]

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100 Ways To Motivate Others

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“”100 Ways To Motivate Others”” copyright >Author : Steve Chandler and Scott Richardson Publisher : Career Press, 2004 ISBN : 1564147711 Copyright remain with the above author/publisher. Key take aways from the above book Wake Yourself Up. Use Your Best Time for Your Biggest Challenge. Use the Power of Deadlines. Use Positive Reinforcement. Use 10 […]

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The Paradox of Choice

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

”’Barry Schwartz – Paradox of Choice ”’ Barry Schwartz, a Swarthmore College professor, citing research results from psychologists, economists, market researchers and decision scientists makes five counter-intuitive arguments in this book, The Paradox of Choice: Why Less is More. We would be better off if we: Voluntarily constrained our freedom of choice. Sought “good enough” […]

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Outsiders

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

Outsiders – Studies in the Sociology of Deviance by Howard S. Becker “infobox Book “ name Outsiders – Studies in the Sociology of Deviance orig title translator image author Howard S. Becker cover_artist country language English series genre publisher release_date media_type pages isbn preceded_by followed_by Summary The author defines a deviant as one who deviates […]

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