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  1. Books That Matter: The Analects of Confucius

    Books That Matter: The Analects of Confucius

    Robert Andre LaFleur
    4.5 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (27)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    With Books That Matter: The Analects of Confucius, explore one of the world’s most important philosophical texts. Filled with rich historical context, detailed close readings of key passages, and stories of Confucius and his students (and critics), these 24 lectures are required learning for anyone who wants a solid grasp of Eastern philosophy—and the ways a single book can cross cultures to inspire an entire...
  2. The Big History of Civilizations

    The Big History of Civilizations

    Craig G. Benjamin
    4.2 out of 5
    84% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (51)
    Starting at $229.95 Starting at $229.95 $429.95 $229.95$429.95
    The Big History of Civilizations is your chance to apply a cutting-edge historical approach to the epic story of humanity across time and around the world. Taught by acclaimed Professor Craig G. Benjamin of Grand Valley State University, these 36 sweeping lectures trace the grand story of human civilizations from our emergence as a species, through the agricultural and industrial revolutions, and into the future.
  3. Decoding the Secrets of Egyptian Hieroglyphs

    Decoding the Secrets of Egyptian Hieroglyphs

    Bob Brier
    4.9 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (78)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Noted Egyptologist Bob Brier’s Decoding the Secrets of Egyptian Hieroglyphs is the key to unlocking this ancient language. In 24 lectures, you’ll cover the basics of reading and writing hieroglyphs, including vocabulary words, number systems, and sentence structure. You’ll also translate hieroglyphs found on ancient sites and artifacts, such as the temples at Abu Simbel and the tomb of Tutankhamen.
  4. The Secrets of Great Mystery and Suspense Fiction Sale

    The Secrets of Great Mystery and Suspense Fiction

    David Schmid
    4.5 out of 5
    84% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (53)
    Save up to $45.00 Starting at $219.95 $429.95 $219.95$429.95
    Great mystery and suspense writers have created some of the most unforgettable stories in all of literature and they continue to grow in popularity. How did the genre become so prevalent? Why is it a go-to for so many readers around the world? What makes the dark and sometimes grisly themes appealing? In The Secrets of Great Mystery and Suspense Fiction, Professor David Schmid examines these questions and more.
  5. Outsmart Yourself: Brain-Based Strategies to a Better You

    Outsmart Yourself: Brain-Based Strategies to a Better You

    Peter M. Vishton
    4.7 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (94)
    Starting at $209.95 Starting at $209.95 $299.95 $209.95$299.95
    Outsmart Yourself: Brain-Based Strategies to a Better You will give you insights into how your mind works and the tools you need to make lasting change. Taught by Professor Peter M. Vishton of William & Mary, these 24 practical lectures draw from a wealth of scientific evidence to take you inside your brain and show you why you behave the way you do—and what you can do to strengthen your creativity, improve your...
  6. The Art of Investing: Lessons from History’s Greatest Traders

    The Art of Investing: Lessons from History’s Greatest Traders

    John M. Longo
    4.6 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (46)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Business school professor and portfolio manager John Longo conducts you through the life stories of over 30 men and women who have built spectacular fortunes through investing. Each lecture focuses on a single approach, such as value stocks, growth stocks, mutual funds, and hedge funds. You cover the careers of some of the world’s most successful traders, including Warren Buffett, Jack Bogle, Peter Lynch, and...
  7. Mastering Tai Chi

    Mastering Tai Chi

    David-Dorian Ross
    4.6 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (67)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Step onto the path of greater health, strength, wisdom, and compassion. These 24 half-hour lessons, taught by an International Master Tai Chi Instructor, take you deeply into the practice, focusing on a routine known as the Yang-style 40-movement form. Known as moving meditation, tai chi is part exercise, part relaxation and is accessible to everyone, regardless of age of the current level of physical fitness.
  8. Books That Matter: The City of God

    Books That Matter: The City of God

    Charles Mathewes
    4.4 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (36)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Books That Matter: The City of God ushers you on a historical and theological journey through the final years of the ancient world. Taught by Professor Charles Mathewes of the University of Virginia, these 24 lectures guide you chapter by chapter through Augustine’s masterpiece, introducing you not only to the book’s key arguments but also to the context necessary to comprehend The City of God’s true power.
  9. Introduction to Paleontology

    Introduction to Paleontology

    Stuart Sutherland
    4.5 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (92)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Introduction to Paleontology is a thrilling journey through Earth’s history—from a lifeless planet to initial bursts of life, from extinctions to recovery, and ultimately to our world today. Relying considerably on the National Museum of Natural History’s curatorial expertise and extensive collections and taught by award-winning Professor Stuart Sutherland, this course reveals how paleontology helps us better...
  10. Reading Biblical Literature: Genesis to Revelation Sale

    Reading Biblical Literature: Genesis to Revelation

    Craig R. Koester
    4.3 out of 5
    81% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (61)
    Save up to $345.00 Starting at $34.95 $429.95 $34.95$429.95
    Enjoy an intellectual adventure like no other in this book-by-book look at the Bible from a literary perspective. From the stories of Moses to the gospel accounts of Jesus and the formation of the earliest Christian communities, these lectures empower you to engage with the Bible as a collection of richly meaningful texts filled with complex characters, dramatic conflicts, and inspirational wisdom.
  11. Chemistry and Our Universe: How It All Works

    Chemistry and Our Universe: How It All Works

    Ron B. Davis Jr.
    4.6 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (73)
    Starting at $499.95 Starting at $499.95 $724.95 $499.95$724.95
    Chemistry is the study of matter and energy at the scale of atoms and molecules. Covering a year’s worth of introductory general chemistry at the college level, plus intriguing topics that are rarely discussed in the classroom, this visually engaging and comprehensive course requires nothing more advanced than high-school math and is suitable for any science background.
  12. How You Decide: The Science of Human Decision Making

    How You Decide: The Science of Human Decision Making

    Ryan Hamilton
    4.6 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (17)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    Scientists have spent centuries trying to discern how humans make choices. This course looks at the cutting-edge research revealed via the scientific method to understand and explain the human decision making process. You’ll better understand the choices you face every day, the tools you can use to make the best decisions for your personal goals, and how to most effectively influence the decisions of others.
  13. The Power of Mathematical Visualization

    The Power of Mathematical Visualization

    James S. Tanton
    4.7 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (48)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    World-renowned math educator Dr. James Tanton shows you how to think visually in mathematics, solving problems in arithmetic, algebra, geometry, probability, and other fields with the help of imaginative graphics that he designed. Also featured are his fun do-it-yourself projects using poker chips, marbles, strips of paper, and other props, designed to give you many eureka moments of mathematical insight.
  14. The Science of Extreme Weather

    The Science of Extreme Weather

    Eric R. Snodgrass
    4.3 out of 5
    78% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (51)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    No place on Earth is safe from severe storms. Tour the world’s wildest weather—and learn how to protect yourself—with a storm-chasing, prize-winning meteorologist. By delving into The Science of Extreme Weather that underlies blizzards, flash floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, heat waves, and more, you’ll come away with newfound appreciation and respect for the atmosphere’s most awe-inspiring phenomena.
  15. Music as a Mirror of History

    Music as a Mirror of History

    Robert Greenberg
    4.6 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (134)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    Uncover the fascinating and surprising connections between famous music and historical events, led by celebrated composer and music historian Professor Robert Greenberg. In Music as a Mirror of History, music lovers and history enthusiasts alike will be enthralled by this exploration of how momentous compositions have responded to—and inspired—pivotal points in the history of the world.
  16. The Irish Identity: Independence, History, and Literature Sale

    The Irish Identity: Independence, History, and Literature

    Marc C. Conner
    4.7 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (120)
    Save up to $260.00 Starting at $49.95 $429.95 $49.95$429.95
    As Ireland shook off the shackles of British rule, it produced one of the greatest flourishings of literature in modern times—a spirited discourse that found the significance of the present intimately entwined with the legendary past. Discover the dazzling arts and bloody struggles of the Irish Renaissance and fight for independence, guided by great works from Yeats, Joyce, Lady Gregory, and others.
  17. English Grammar Boot Camp

    English Grammar Boot Camp

    Anne Curzan
    4.4 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (119)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    English Grammar Boot Camp takes you on an enjoyable exploration of the essential aspects of English grammar. These spirited and accessible lectures offer a comprehensive core training in all of the key elements of grammar and usage, in their most immediate, practical application. Discover a breadth of perspective and context you won’t find elsewhere, improving your grammar competence and confidence in all contexts.
  18. An Economic History of the World since 1400

    An Economic History of the World since 1400

    Donald J. Harreld
    4.1 out of 5
    79% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (43)
    Starting at $289.95 Starting at $289.95 $599.95 $289.95$599.95
    Economics created our world. As the process through which societies provide for their citizens, it has driven everything from trade and politics to warfare and diplomacy. There’s not a single aspect of history that has not been influenced by economics. Discover a riveting, centuries-long story of power, glory, and ideology that reveals how, in step with history, economic ideas emerged, evolved, and thrived or died.
  19. Changing Body Composition through Diet and Exercise

    Changing Body Composition through Diet and Exercise

    Michael Ormsbee
    4.4 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (62)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Uncover the latest scientific research in the field of performance nutrition. From the macro to the molecular, this solid, science-based information will help you understand your own body better than you ever have. Gain access to cutting-edge research that demonstrates what works from a renowned expert, along with diet and exercise recommendations that men and women of all ages and fitness levels can follow.
  20. Understanding Nonverbal Communication

    Understanding Nonverbal Communication

    Mark G. Frank
    3.8 out of 5
    63% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (88)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    Explore the history, evolution, and context of both the outright obvious and the sublimely subtle nuances of personal expression. This course will view the scope of nonverbal communication through the lens of science, led by Dr. Mark Frank, a renowned expert in this field, and will show you how understanding nonverbal communication helps you to better you understand people.