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  1. Thinking about Cybersecurity: From Cyber Crime to Cyber Warfare Sale

    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...
  2. My Favorite Universe Sale

    My Favorite Universe

    Neil deGrasse Tyson
    4.2 out of 5
    71% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (113)
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    What forces molded the universe? Are those forces still at work? Discover the answers to these and other startling questions about the cosmos with My Favorite Universe. Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson's course is a spirited and intellectually engaging journey through our universe and its history, from before the big bang to the likely ways in which Earth—and perhaps the entire universe—might end. Explore how black holes...
  3. Roots of Human Behavior

    Roots of Human Behavior

    Barbara J. King
    3.9 out of 5
    53% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (45)
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    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...
  4. Modern British Drama

    Modern British Drama

    Peter Saccio
    4.8 out of 5
    63% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (22)
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    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....
  5. Literary Modernism: The Struggle for Modern History

    Literary Modernism: The Struggle for Modern History

    Jeffrey Perl
    4.5 out of 5
    66% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (33)
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    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...
  6. Aeneid of Virgil

    Aeneid of Virgil

    Elizabeth Vandiver
    4.8 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (91)
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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...
  7. 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)
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    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...
  8. 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)
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    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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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)
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    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...
  11. 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
    (120)
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    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"...
  12. Greek Legacy: Classical Origins of the Modern World

    Greek Legacy: Classical Origins of the Modern World

    Daniel N. Robinson
    4.3 out of 5
    61% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (47)
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    In the 12 lectures of Greek Legacy: Classical Origins of the Modern World, explore the continuing influence of the classical Greek achievement on contemporary life. Your guide to the rise, fall, and return of Greek influence on Western culture is acclaimed Professor Daniel N. Robinson. He explores this rich legacy in specific aspects of our 21st-century lives, including: literature, art and architecture, learning,...
  13. The Soul and the City: Art, Literature, and Urban Living

    The Soul and the City: Art, Literature, and Urban Living

    Arnold Weinstein
    4.6 out of 5
    69% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (23)
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    This course explores artists' complex renderings of the humanity of city life from the 18th to the 20th centuries, selecting particular moments and cities to illustrate urban themes such as anonymity, orientation, and exchange. Art represents the city in ways that go beyond quantifiable measures, serving as a record of subjective experience and providing a rich picture of how humans live in cities such as St....
  14. Legacies of Great Economists

    Legacies of Great Economists

    Timothy Taylor
    4.8 out of 5
    77% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (58)
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    When it comes to economics and economic theory, a few thinkers dominate the landscape: Adam Smith. Karl Marx. Alfred Marshall. John Maynard Keynes. Legacies of Great Economists by economist and Professor Timothy Taylor acquaint you with the thoughts, theories, and lives of these and other great economists—those individuals who have shaped the world of economics and influenced our lives. These lectures provide...
  15. History of the U.S. Economy in the 20th Century

    History of the U.S. Economy in the 20th Century

    Timothy Taylor
    4.6 out of 5
    64% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (48)
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    Speaking with authority and credibility, economist and award-winning Professor Timothy Taylor delivers a wealth of insights into the economic history of the last 100 years of our nation in A History of the U.S. Economy in the 20th Century. This fast-paced course introduces you to vital economic lessons learned in the last century and provides you with invaluable guidance for understanding the current economy. In...
  16. Business Law: Contracts

    Business Law: Contracts

    Frank B. Cross
    4.5 out of 5
    65% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (46)
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    What is a contract? How can you make one binding? What can you do to get out of a contract? What special rules apply to international contracts? These questions and other important issues of legally enforceable promises are covered in Business Law: Contracts. Former attorney and Professor Frank B. Cross lays a comprehensive foundation in the practical and intricate body of law that governs contracts. By the...
  17. Business Law: Negligence and Torts

    Business Law: Negligence and Torts

    Frank B. Cross
    4.6 out of 5
    67% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (31)
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    Business Law: Negligence and Torts addresses two important questions: When is someone else legally responsible for harm done to you? and When are you legally responsible for harm done to someone else? Former attorney and Professor Frank B. Cross takes you inside the intricate world of torts: the body of law designed to redress through civil litigation harms done to persons. These eight lectures not only explain the...
  18. Francis of Assisi

    Francis of Assisi

    Taught By Multiple Professors
    4.3 out of 5
    75% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (92)
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    When Francis of Assisi died in 1226, he left behind little material wealth. And yet he did leave behind a spiritual legacy that survives and changes lives even today. Francis of Assisi, delivered by the veteran teaching team of Professors William R. Cook and Ronald B. Herzman, gives you a well-rounded and fully informed introduction to this luminous man and his influence on the course of both Christian and Western...
  19. God and Mankind: Comparative Religions

    God and Mankind: Comparative Religions

    Robert Oden
    3.8 out of 5
    56% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (66)
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    Why are we here? What is your purpose in life? What happens after death? How do the major world religions answer these seemingly unanswerable questions? God and Mankind: Comparative Religions by Professor Robert Oden is an ideal starting point for considering how religions such as Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, and Buddhism address these and other questions. These lectures approach religious belief and ritual as...
  20. Apostle Paul

    Apostle Paul

    Luke Timothy Johnson
    4.4 out of 5
    77% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (92)
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    Historian and Professor Luke Timothy Johnson offers a fresh and historically grounded assessment of the life and letters of Christianity's "apostle to the Gentiles" in The Apostle Paul. This illuminating course addresses many questions concerning Paul's embattled life and work. Is Paul the inventor of Christianity or part of a larger movement? Why does he focus on the moral character of the community? How do his...