David and Goliathby Malcolm Gladwell
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talkingby Susan Cain
A History of the English Languageby Michael Drout
The Neurobiology of Weby Daniel Siegel
Tipping Point author Malcolm Gladwell gets inside the food industry's pursuit of the perfect spaghetti sauce - and makes a larger argument about the nature of choice and happiness.
Our podcast is here to bring you relevant, under reported current events, as well as in-depth discussions from a scientific, critical, skeptical, and humorous point of view.
Social psychology is the scientific study of the way people think about, feel, and behave in social situations.
Professor Drout addresses the foundation of language and its connection to specific portions of the brain. The components of language are explained in easy-to-understand terms and the progression of the language from Germanic to Old, Middle, and Modern English is fully illustrated...
In this lecture Professor Michael Drout focuses on language as a whole and how it develops and is learned. He points out the amazing ability that children have for speaking and comprehending a language...
The Souls of Black Folk is a well-known work of African-American literature by activist W.E.B. Du Bois.
The best-selling author of The Botany of Desire explores the ecology of eating to unveil why we consume what we consume in the 21st century.
This course provides a sampling of problems and methods used by sociologists, with concrete examples from everyday life, history, and contemporary events.
The world is comprised of regions—this basic contention, as old as Western civilization, is at once commonsensical and problematic.
Psychologist Barry Schwartz takes aim at a central tenet of western societies: freedom of choice.