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  1. The Wonders of America's State Parks

    The Wonders of America's State Parks

    Joe Yogerst
    3.6 out of 5
    53% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (28)
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    In The Wonders of America’s State Parks, join best-selling travel writer Joe Yogerst for a virtual tour of over 100 state wilderness areas stretching from New England to the Alaskan frontier to the Hawaiian Islands. You’ll learn how these parks came into existence, what makes them a special part of America’s story, and how to get the most out of a visit—whether you want historical insights or panoramic views.
  2. How to Become a SuperStar Student, 2nd Edition Sale

    How to Become a SuperStar Student, 2nd Edition

    Michael Geisen
    4.6 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (45)
    Save up to $200.00 Starting at $24.95 $229.95 $24.95$229.95
    Give your student the vital skills that will carry him or her through high school, college, and well into the challenges of adult life. Professor Michael Geisen, the 2008 National Teacher of the Year, has packed How to Become a SuperStar Student, 2nd Edition with advice, tips, tricks, and resources on everything from homework and class participation to giving group presentations and preparing for tests. This...
  3. The Intelligent Brain Sale

    The Intelligent Brain

    Richard J. Haier
    4.8 out of 5
    94% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (39)
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    No feature of the mind is as important, controversial, and mysterious as intelligence. It is the epitome of brain function, and it has a powerful influence on success in life. And thanks to decades of research, we are closer than ever before to understanding it. Now in The Intelligent Brain, taught by one of the world’s foremost researchers on intelligence, Professor Richard J. Haier of the University of...
  4. A Visual Guide to the Universe with the Smithsonian Sale

    A Visual Guide to the Universe with the Smithsonian

    David M. Meyer
    4.6 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (84)
    Save up to $180.00 Starting at $29.95 $229.95 $29.95$229.95
    The spectacular sights of the cosmos are now as easy to see as the stars above, with the 18 lavishly illustrated lectures of A Visual Guide to the Universe, produced in partnership with the Smithsonian. Orbit Saturn, search for water and life on Mars, and witness an armada of space telescopes uncovering the secrets of the cosmos. Embark on great voyages of discovery—you’ll find the view is truly out of this...
  5. Getting Your Legal House in Order

    Getting Your Legal House in Order

    Sally Hurme
    5 out of 5
    100% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (9)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    In Getting Your Legal House in Order, author and elder law attorney Sally Balch Hurme gives you a practical, step-by-step foray into your legal affairs. From property rights to wills and trusts to insurance and estate planning, these 18 eye-opening lectures give you everything you need to prepare your finances and your future. Filled with accessible advise, this course should be required viewing for people of any...
  6. How to Make Stress Work for You

    How to Make Stress Work for You

    Kimberlee Bethany Bonura
    4.7 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (32)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    In the 18 enriching, inspiring lectures of How to Make Stress Work for You, discover how to finally manage and minimize the stress in your life. Packed with scientifically-backed behavior modifications and cognitive exercises, Popular Great Courses instructor Dr. Kimberlee Bethany Bonura’s course helps you build a personal stress management toolkit so you can better manage your stress response—and your busy life.
  7. The Everyday Gourmet: The Joy of Mediterranean Cooking Sale

    The Everyday Gourmet: The Joy of Mediterranean Cooking

    Bill Briwa
    4.7 out of 5
    90% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (122)
    Save up to $170.00 Starting at $39.95 $229.95 $39.95$229.95
    Discover how you can incorporate one of the world’s most heart-healthy and delicious styles of cooking into your everyday meals with this recipe-filled course presented by a chef-instructor at The Culinary Institute of America.
  8. The First Amendment and You: What Everyone Should Know

    The First Amendment and You: What Everyone Should Know

    John E. Finn
    4.5 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (24)
    Starting at $179.95 Starting at $179.95 $179.95 $179.95$179.95
    A mere 45 words, the First Amendment to the Constitution stands as a pillar of our democracy and has had an incalculable influence on the development of human freedom in the United States and the Western world. By defining the relationship between the people and the state and placing checks on governmental power to silence its populace, its protections have important ramifications for every American. The First...
  9. Skepticism 101: How to Think like a Scientist

    Skepticism 101: How to Think like a Scientist

    Michael Shermer
    3.8 out of 5
    68% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (60)
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    Despite our best efforts, we are all vulnerable to believing things without using logic or having proper evidence—and it doesn’t matter how educated or well read we are. Our brains seem to be hardwired to have our beliefs come first and explanations for our beliefs second. But there’s a method for avoiding this pitfall of human nature, and it’s called skepticism. In Skepticism 101: How to Think like a...
  10. Thinking about Cybersecurity: From Cyber Crime to Cyber Warfare

    Thinking about Cybersecurity: From Cyber Crime to Cyber Warfare

    Paul Rosenzweig
    4.4 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (82)
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    Virtually every aspect of global civilization now depends on interconnected cyber systems to operate; systems that have helped advance medicine, streamline everyday commerce, and so much more. Which makes keeping these systems safe from threat one of the most pressing problems we face. Now, in the 18 lectures of Thinking about Cybersecurity: From Cyber Crime to Cyber Warfare, delivered by cybersecurity expert Paul...
  11. Discovering Your Roots: An Introduction to Genealogy

    Discovering Your Roots: An Introduction to Genealogy

    John Philip Colletta
    4.8 out of 5
    96% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (102)
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    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...
  12. Roots of Human Behavior

    Roots of Human Behavior

    Barbara J. King
    3.9 out of 5
    53% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (45)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $229.95 $149.95$229.95
    While human history is usually studied from the perspective of a few hundred years, anthropologists consider deeper causes for the ways we act. In Roots of Human Behavior, anthropologist Barbara J. King uses her wealth of research experience to open a window of understanding into the legacy left by our primate past. As you look for the sources of our behavior in that of primates and our human ancestors, you explore...
  13. Modern British Drama

    Modern British Drama

    Peter Saccio
    4.8 out of 5
    63% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (22)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $149.95 $149.95$149.95
    Waiting for Godot. The Importance of Being Earnest. Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead. Since Shakespeare's time, no period has produced more brilliant and varied theater in Great Britain than its last 100 years. For Modern British Drama, Professor Peter Saccio has selected the major British playwrights of the past century to cover: Wilde, Shaw, Coward, Beckett, Osborne, Pinter, Stoppard, Churchill, and Hare....
  14. Literary Modernism: The Struggle for Modern History

    Literary Modernism: The Struggle for Modern History

    Jeffrey Perl
    4.5 out of 5
    67% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (34)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $149.95 $149.95$149.95
    Join Professor Jeffrey Perl on an intriguing reconsideration of some of the most controversial authors of the 20th century: the Literary Modernists. Just who were these authors? How did writers such as Ezra Pound and James Joyce differ from others like Gertrude Stein and William Carlos Williams? What social and political forces made them write the way they did? Literary Modernism: The Struggle for Modern History...
  15. Aeneid of Virgil

    Aeneid of Virgil

    Elizabeth Vandiver
    4.8 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (92)
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    With The Aeneid of Virgil, Professor Elizabeth Vandiver has crafted a masterful presentation on the great national epic of ancient Rome and one of the most important works of literature ever written. Join Aeneas on his long journey west from ruined Troy to the founding of a new nation in Italy, and see how the author Virgil weaves together a rich network of compelling human themes on duty, desire, leadership, and...
  16. Life and Writings of Geoffrey Chaucer

    Life and Writings of Geoffrey Chaucer

    Seth Lerer
    4.7 out of 5
    70% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (37)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $149.95 $149.95$149.95
    The Life and Writings of Geoffrey Chaucer, award-winning Professor Seth Lerer's masterful course on one of Western literature's most enduring poets, is a fascinating look at Chaucer's life, his world, and the language in which he wrote. By examining texts, from his short love lyrics to the copious profusion of character and events that compose The Canterbury Tales, this course prepares you for the challenges of...
  17. Life and Writings of John Milton

    Life and Writings of John Milton

    Seth Lerer
    4.6 out of 5
    60% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (30)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $149.95 $149.95$149.95
    There is no disputing that John Milton is one of the supreme writers in the history of English letters. Yet, for a number of reasons, many modern readers are unaware of the pleasures of his often intimidating poetry and prose. The Life and Writings of John Milton is a thorough examination of this seminal Western writer designed to help you understand his poetry: its richness and depth; its representation of...
  18. Ethics of Aristotle

    Ethics of Aristotle

    Joseph Koterski, S.J.
    4.4 out of 5
    73% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (76)
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    Happiness. Moral excellence. For more than 2,000 years, thoughtful people have turned to Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics to learn how to teach and attain these and other profound concepts. In The Ethics of Aristotle, a meditation on the ancient Greek philosopher and one of his paramount texts, Professor Joseph W. Koterski shows you how and why this work can help deepen and improve your own thinking on questions of...
  19. Freedom: The Philosophy of Liberation

    Freedom: The Philosophy of Liberation

    Dennis Dalton
    4.4 out of 5
    69% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (23)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $149.95 $149.95$149.95
    In Freedom: The Philosophy of Liberation, Professor Dennis Dalton explores the meaning of freedom—perhaps the most powerful idea to have inspired mankind throughout the ages. His lectures are a guided tour along the byways of the philosophy of liberation, beginning with its ancient roots and ending in 20th-century America. As you travel throughout history, you follow the professor toward personal liberation and...
  20. Voltaire and the Triumph of the Enlightenment

    Voltaire and the Triumph of the Enlightenment

    Alan Charles Kors
    4.7 out of 5
    84% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (121)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $149.95 $149.95$149.95
    In Voltaire and the Triumph of the Enlightenment, leading intellectual historian and Professor Alan Charles Kors shares with you his view of Voltaire as one of the most intriguing, influential—and elusive—thinkers of the modern world. Focusing on the most enduring aspects of Voltaire's work and thought, Professor Kors sketches a vibrant, thought-provoking vision of Voltaire as "the father of the Enlightenment"...