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  1. The Concerto Sale

    The Concerto

    Robert Greenberg
    4.9 out of 5
    79% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (53)
    Save up to $360.00 Starting at $34.95 $429.95 $34.95$429.95
    A concerto is exciting in ways that no other instrumental music can match. Where a symphony enthralls us with themes that are contrasted, varied, transformed, and developed, a concerto adds the extra dimension of human drama—the exhilaration of a soloist or group of soloists ringing forth against the mass of the orchestra. In this course, Professor Robert Greenberg gives you a guided tour of the concerto from its...
  2. 30 Masterpieces of the Ancient World

    30 Masterpieces of the Ancient World

    Diana K. McDonald
    4 out of 5
    68% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (57)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    30 Masterpieces of the Ancient World offers you what few art history courses do, even in our top universities—a broad and comprehensive survey of art in the ancient world. Over the course of 36 fascinating lectures, Professor Diana Krumholz McDonald, an expert in ancient art history and an esteemed lecturer and scholar, takes you on a grand journey around the world to see some of the greatest works of art ever...
  3. Mastering Tai Chi Sale

    Mastering Tai Chi

    David-Dorian Ross
    4.6 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (70)
    Save up to $230.00 Starting at $49.95 $299.95 $49.95$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.
  4. Advanced Investments Sale

    Advanced Investments

    Steve L. Slezak
    3.5 out of 5
    57% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (28)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $24.95 $299.95 $24.95$299.95
    Investing can be a valuable part of achieving your hopes and dreams. Now, in these 24 lectures by Professor Steve L. Slezak, learn practical techniques for analyzing if a potential investment is a good deal, for measuring risk, for determining the relative advantages of active and passive investments, and much more. This course is essential for serious investors, students of finance, asset managers, and...
  5. A History of British India Sale

    A History of British India

    Hayden J. Bellenoit
    3.7 out of 5
    67% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (52)
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    The 200 years of Britain’s colonial rule of India was a time of seminal transformation and change—for India, for Britain, and for the world. In A History of British India, explore how the British took power in India, built a massive economic machine, and ruled until India’s 1947 independence. You’ll relive a crucial era in international relations, one with deep and lasting implications for our contemporary...
  6. Masters of Mindfulness: Transforming Your Mind and Body Sale

    Masters of Mindfulness: Transforming Your Mind and Body

    Taught By Multiple Professors
    3.7 out of 5
    64% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (34)
    Save up to $230.00 Starting at $29.95 $299.95 $29.95$299.95
    Mindfulness as a practice is very simple and its effects are well-documented. What many people don’t realize is the breadth of the science behind it and how much of our health—physical, mental, emotional—is bound up in the way we look at and experience the world. Now, modern biology and neuroscience can actually quantify many of the effects of mindfulness and you may be surprised by how powerful the impact can...
  7. Rome and the Barbarians

    Rome and the Barbarians

    Kenneth W. Harl
    4.7 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (84)
    Starting at $229.95 Starting at $229.95 $429.95 $229.95$429.95
    Who were the barbarians, and how could Rome wield its power against them for centuries? This course tells the story of complex relationships between these different cultures and their Roman conquerors from 300 B.C. to A.D. 600 as they intermarried, exchanged ideas, and, in the ensuing provincial Roman cultures, formed the basis of Western European civilization.
  8. The Art of Negotiating the Best Deal Sale

    The Art of Negotiating the Best Deal

    Seth Freeman
    5 out of 5
    97% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (46)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $39.95 $299.95 $39.95$299.95
    Negotiating skills are crucial for solving conflicts of all types, getting fractious groups to work together, counseling friends in distress, and generally getting anyone to accept your point of view—and they enable you to do it in ways that enhance rather than strain relationships. Now you can acquire these essential skills in The Art of Negotiating the Best Deal, taught by Seth Freeman, who teaches at New York...
  9. Greece and Rome: An Integrated History of the Ancient Mediterranean Sale

    Greece and Rome: An Integrated History of the Ancient Mediterranean

    Robert Garland
    4.6 out of 5
    84% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (59)
    Save up to $360.00 Starting at $34.95 $429.95 $34.95$429.95
    The relationship between Greeks and Romans has virtually no parallel in world history. "There's never been anything quite like it," marvels Professor Robert Garland. The relationship between these two cultures was like a marriage: two distinct personalities, competing in some areas, sharing in others, and creating a completely new synthesis in a third realm. This cultural partnership began almost with the first...
  10. Philosophy as a Guide to Living

    Philosophy as a Guide to Living

    Stephen A. Erickson
    4.2 out of 5
    66% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (57)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    This course is a stimulating and accessible discussion of how some of the greatest minds of the past three centuries have pondered the mysteries of existence and meaning. Join Professor Stephen A. Erickson as he guides you along the intellectual road traveled by post-Enlightenment thinkers such as Schopenhauer, Marx, Nietzsche, and Camus. This course requires no background in philosophy; you can comprehend what each...
  11. Lives of Great Christians

    Lives of Great Christians

    William R. Cook
    4.4 out of 5
    77% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (76)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    For many, Christianity is the daily effort to live one’s faith in every moment. This course introduces you to those who have done so over the centuries, those Professor William Cook calls "superstars of faith:" Francis and Clare of Assisi, Catherine and Bernardino of Siena, Thomas More, Martin Luther, John Wesley, Mother Teresa, Martin Luther King, Jr., and others.
  12. What Are the Chances? Probability Made Clear

    What Are the Chances? Probability Made Clear

    Michael Starbird
    3.7 out of 5
    59% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (74)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    Learn how to understand the random factors behind almost everything—from the combinations of genes that produced you to the odds of how long you'll have to wait at a bus stop. In What Are the Chances? Probability Made Clear, award-winning Professor Michael Starbird makes the secret of numbers come alive for nonmathematicians. He picks intriguing, useful, and entertaining examples to illustrate the fundamental...
  13. The Addictive Brain Sale

    The Addictive Brain

    Thad A. Polk
    4.8 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (87)
    Save up to $195.00 Starting at $19.95 $229.95 $19.95$229.95
    Addiction touches us all. By some estimates, 25% of Americans might be addicts. What happens when your brain is on drugs? Discover the neural mechanisms that underlie the behaviors of addiction, and see how drugs and activities like gambling can hijack the brain and lead to behavioral problems. Understanding addiction can motivate an addict to seek treatment, and can lead loved ones to see the addict in a new way.
  14. Great World Religions: Islam

    Great World Religions: Islam

    John L. Esposito
    3.3 out of 5
    61% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (84)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    How familiar are you with the world's second-largest and fastest-growing religion? Many people in the West know little about Islam and are familiar only with the actions of a minority of radical extremists. Great World Religions: Islam helps you better understand Islam as both a religion and a way of life. In these illuminating lectures, expert Islamic scholar and Professor John L. Esposito takes you through Islamic...
  15. Great World Religions: Judaism

    Great World Religions: Judaism

    Isaiah M. Gafni
    4.2 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (30)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    What is the essence of Judaism? Is it the Ten Commandments? The teachings of the Hebrew Bible? Or something else entirely? Professor Isaiah M. Gafni of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem addresses these and other fundamental issues as he explores the ever-changing, 4,000-year saga of Judaism, one of the world's most ancient and influential religions. Throughout Great World Religions: Judaism, you study this faith as...
  16. Thinking about Capitalism

    Thinking about Capitalism

    Jerry Z. Muller
    4.5 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (114)
    Starting at $229.95 Starting at $229.95 $429.95 $229.95$429.95
    In an era of increasing globalization, capitalism plays a dramatic role in the world economy and your everyday life. Explore the wealth of perspectives on this pervasive economic force in Thinking about Capitalism, and gain fresh insights into capitalism's history, its proponents and opponents, and its startling impact on our world. Drawing on his exceptional ability to frame each thinker's concerns within its...
  17. Skywatching: Seeing and Understanding Cosmic Wonders

    Skywatching: Seeing and Understanding Cosmic Wonders

    Alex Filippenko
    4.9 out of 5
    97% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (46)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    Get an unparalleled visual guide to nature's most mysterious and beautiful offerings with Skywatching: Seeing and Understanding Cosmic Wonders. With these twelve 45-minute lectures, award-winning astronomer and Professor Alex Filippenko has crafted a visually stunning tour of the sky's most dazzling displays, including clouds, sunsets, stars, planets, meteors, and solar eclipses. One of our most intensively...
  18. 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
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (77)
    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.
  19. The Origin and Evolution of Earth: From the Big Bang to the Future of Human Existence

    The Origin and Evolution of Earth: From the Big Bang to the Future of Human Existence

    Robert M. Hazen
    4.7 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (76)
    Starting at $289.95 Starting at $289.95 $599.95 $289.95$599.95
    The evolution of minerals has played a central role all across the surface of the planet and throughout its interior. In The Origin and Evolution of Earth: From the Big Bang to the Future of Human Existence, experience the thrill of piecing together this story in an enlightening new perspective. In 48 lectures by Professor Robert M. Hazen, the noted scientist who pioneered the study of mineral evolution, you...
  20. The Modern Intellectual Tradition: From Descartes to Derrida

    The Modern Intellectual Tradition: From Descartes to Derrida

    Lawrence Cahoone
    4.7 out of 5
    91% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (102)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    Explore the foundations of modern and contemporary Western approaches to reality and knowledge with The Modern Intellectual Tradition: From Descartes to Derrida. Guided by award-winning Professor Lawrence Cahoone, these 36 lectures take you on an engaging intellectual journey that encompasses prominent figures like Locke, Kant, Hegel, Nietzsche, Wittgenstein, and Heidegger—intellectual radicals whose ideas...