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  1. Cities of the Ancient World

    Cities of the Ancient World

    Steven L. Tuck
    4.5 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (41)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    We live in a world of cities—for the first time ever, the majority of the population lives in an urban environment—and reflecting on ancient models of the “city” as a human phenomenon offers important lessons for our culture today. Cities of the Ancient World is your opportunity to survey the breadth of the ancient world through the context of its urban development. These 24 eye-opening lectures not only...
  2. Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World

    Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World

    Tim Chartier
    3.6 out of 5
    61% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (42)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    From science to sales, from sociology to sports, data analytics is unraveling the fascinating secrets hidden in numbers, patterns, relationships, and information of every kind. Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World introduces you to the key concepts, methods, and accomplishments of this versatile approach to problem solving. See the big picture of big data, and the crucial role of data analytics in...
  3. How Jesus Became God

    How Jesus Became God

    Bart D. Ehrman
    4.4 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (226)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    What exactly happened, such that Jesus came to be considered God? To ask this question is to delve into a fascinating, multilayered historical puzzle—one that offers a richly illuminating look into the origins of the Western worldview and the theological underpinnings of our civilization. In 24 provocative lectures, Professor Ehrman takes you deeply into the process by which the divinity of Jesus was first...
  4. Understanding Modern Electronics

    Understanding Modern Electronics

    Richard Wolfson
    4.5 out of 5
    88% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (125)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Electronic devices are fundamental to our global economy, improve our lives immeasurably, and underlie virtually every aspect of modern life. Yet very few of us have any idea of how electronic devices actually work. In fact, these increasingly complex devices operate on a few basic principles that are both fascinating and easy to understand. Now, in 24 clear and accessible lectures, award-winning Professor of...
  5. Great Minds of the Medieval World

    Great Minds of the Medieval World

    Dorsey Armstrong
    4.2 out of 5
    78% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (37)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    The medieval era was a time of extraordinary advances in numerous fields of knowledge ranging from philosophy and theology to science, medicine, literature, and economics—as well as of revolutionary developments in education and the birth of the university. This fascinating epoch was not only a time of great innovation, it was the era in which the seeds of the modern West were sown. In the 24 lectures of Great...
  6. Yoga for a Healthy Mind and Body

    Yoga for a Healthy Mind and Body

    Heidi Sormaz
    4.6 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (107)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    Today, millions of people practice yoga, from young to old, from the hyper-athletic to those dealing with chronic diseases. The 12 half-hour lectures of Yoga for a Healthy Mind and Body, taught by acclaimed yoga teacher Dr. Heidi Sormaz, are the ideal first step for a newcomer and a fascinating journey of discovery for those who already practice. After covering the history of yoga and its physiological effects, Dr....
  7. Geometry: An Interactive Journey to Mastery

    Geometry: An Interactive Journey to Mastery

    James S. Tanton
    4.4 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (55)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    Inscribed over the entrance of Plato’s Academy were the words, “Let no one ignorant of geometry enter my doors.” To ancient scholars, geometry was the gateway to knowledge. Its core skills of logic and reasoning are essential to success in school, work, and many other aspects of life. Yet sometimes students, even if they have done well in other math courses, can find geometry a challenge. Now, in the 36...
  8. The Modern Political Tradition: Hobbes to Habermas

    The Modern Political Tradition: Hobbes to Habermas

    Lawrence Cahoone
    4.5 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (49)
    Starting at $229.95 Starting at $229.95 $429.95 $229.95$429.95
    Liberty. Democracy. Rights. Community. Without even realizing it, we all use the fruits of political philosophy. The question is, are we using them well? The Modern Political Tradition: Hobbes to Habermas is your opportunity to navigate the labyrinth of Western political and social theory. Guided by award-winning Professor Lawrence Cahoone of the College of the Holy Cross, these 36 eye-opening lectures reveal how...
  9. Discovering Your Roots: An Introduction to Genealogy

    Discovering Your Roots: An Introduction to Genealogy

    John Philip Colletta
    4.8 out of 5
    97% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (88)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    Genealogy is a journey of self-discovery that can teach you as much about yourself as about those who came before you. But what holds many of us back from unearthing our family history is uncertainty about how to go about it. Which resources should you use—or trust? How do you make your way through tangles of public records? How do you bring facts together into a complete story you can share with others? With...
  10. Exploring Metaphysics

    Exploring Metaphysics

    David Kyle Johnson
    3.6 out of 5
    57% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (61)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $199.95 $199.95$199.95
    What comes to mind when you hear the word “metaphysics”? The truth is, while metaphysics is among the oldest strands of philosophical thought—an inquiry into the very nature of reality—metaphysics is also on the cutting edge of today’s scientific discoveries. Now you can take a journey through the limits of today’s knowledge in Exploring Metaphysics. Professor David Kyle Johnson identifies our...
  11. The Art of Negotiating the Best Deal

    The Art of Negotiating the Best Deal

    Seth Freeman
    5 out of 5
    97% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (46)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$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...
  12. Medical School for Everyone: Grand Rounds Cases

    Medical School for Everyone: Grand Rounds Cases

    Roy Benaroch
    4.9 out of 5
    97% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (101)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Where do doctors gain their diagnostic skills? The answer: the Grand Rounds experience, an essential part of medical students’ education and the ongoing process whereby doctors practice how to make diagnoses by examining real patients. In Medical School for Everyone: Grand Rounds Cases, Dr. Roy Benaroch guides you through 24 unique Grand Rounds that reveal insights into how doctors use medical science to identify...
  13. Understanding Multivariable Calculus: Problems, Solutions, and Tips

    Understanding Multivariable Calculus: Problems, Solutions, and Tips

    Bruce H. Edwards
    5 out of 5
    91% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (34)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    Whether calculating the volume of odd-shaped objects, predicting the outcome of a large number of trials in statistics, or even predicting the weather, we depend in myriad ways on calculus in three dimensions. Once we grasp the fundamentals of multivariable calculus, we see how these concepts unfold into new laws, entire new fields of physics, and new ways of approaching once-impossible problems. Understanding...
  14. How the Stock Market Works

    How the Stock Market Works

    Ramon P. DeGennaro
    4.7 out of 5
    94% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (38)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    Learn how to potentially increase your wealth and avoid making expensive mistakes with How the Stock Market Works. Professor Ramon P. DeGennaro, an award-winning professor in banking and finance at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, leads you through 18 detailed lectures that explain the stock market from the inside, introducing you to the factors that make company stocks rise and fall and the information...
  15. The Decisive Battles of World History

    The Decisive Battles of World History

    Gregory S. Aldrete
    4.8 out of 5
    97% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (105)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    Discover the military conflicts that have had the greatest impact in shifting the direction of historical events and shaping our world in The Decisive Battles of World History. Covering nearly 4,000 years of history, this course explores more than three dozen history-making military engagements, from the landmark battles of the Western world to their counterparts across Asia, India, and the Middle East. These 36...
  16. Thermodynamics: Four Laws That Move the Universe

    Thermodynamics: Four Laws That Move the Universe

    Jeffrey C. Grossman
    4.4 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (86)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Thermodynamics is the branch of science that deals with the movement of heat. Nothing seems simpler, but nothing is more subtle and wide-ranging in its effects. And nothing has had a more profound impact on the development of modern civilization. Thermodynamics: Four Laws That Move the Universe gives you an in-depth tour of this vital and fascinating science in 24 enthralling lectures that are suitable for everyone...
  17. Heroes and Legends: The Most Influential Characters of Literature

    Heroes and Legends: The Most Influential Characters of Literature

    Thomas A. Shippey
    4.5 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (65)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
  18. Scientific Secrets for Raising Kids Who Thrive

    Scientific Secrets for Raising Kids Who Thrive

    Peter M. Vishton
    4.9 out of 5
    100% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (34)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Parenting is immensely rewarding and yet frequently challenging. It’s no wonder that thousands of books have been written on the subject, and much has been published on findings from the science of child development. What’s been lacking, however, are sources of reliable advice that bring together the scientific research and its real-world applications. Now, in 24 engaging lectures, Scientific Secrets for...
  19. 12 Essential Scientific Concepts Sale

    12 Essential Scientific Concepts

    Indre Viskontas
    4.1 out of 5
    76% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (64)
    Save up to $250.00 Starting at $24.95 $299.95 $24.95$299.95
    With 12 Essential Scientific Concepts, finally satisfy your desire for scientific inquiry in a way that makes this enormous field accessible, understandable, and undeniably captivating. Indre Viskontas, an award-winning cognitive neuroscientist affiliated with the Memory and Aging Center at the University of California, San Francisco, has a knack for making hard science clear to laypeople. She boils down the...
  20. Advanced Investments

    Advanced Investments

    Steve L. Slezak
    3.5 out of 5
    57% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (28)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$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...