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  1. Holy Land Revealed

    Holy Land Revealed

    Jodi Magness
    4.6 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (159)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    Comb through the rubble of an ancient citadel in the City of David, the contents of rock-cut tombs in the Kidron Valley, correspondence from caves in the Judaean desert, and other remains from one of the most important regions in the history of civilization. Delivered by archaeologist and award-winning Professor Jodi Magness, The Holy Land Revealed helps you relive and encounter life in the ancient Holy Land through...
  2. How to Look at and Understand Great Art

    How to Look at and Understand Great Art

    Sharon Latchaw Hirsh
    4.7 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (150)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    The 36 richly illustrated lectures of How to Look at and Understand Great Art take you on an in-depth exploration of the practical skill of viewing art through the lenses of line, light, perspective, composition, and other crucial elements. Using timeless masterpieces of Western art as well as hands-on studio demonstrations, Professor Sharon Latchaw Hirsh gives you the specific visual and interpretive knowledge you...
  3. Mathematics, Philosophy, and the "Real World"

    Mathematics, Philosophy, and the "Real World"

    Judith V. Grabiner
    4.9 out of 5
    100% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (45)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    Throughout history, mathematics has consistently helped determine the course of Western philosophical thought. Views about human nature, religion, truth, space, time, and more have been shaped by the ideas and practices of this vital scientific field. Award-winning Professor Judith V. Grabiner shows you how mathematics has shaped human thought in profound and exciting ways with Mathematics, Philosophy, and the "Real...
  4. 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.
  5. Scientific Secrets for Raising Kids Who Thrive Sale

    Scientific Secrets for Raising Kids Who Thrive

    Peter M. Vishton
    4.9 out of 5
    100% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (34)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $39.95 $299.95 $39.95$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...
  6. 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...
  7. The Life and Death of Stars Sale

    The Life and Death of Stars

    Keivan G. Stassun
    4.3 out of 5
    76% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (52)
    Save up to $250.00 Starting at $34.95 $299.95 $34.95$299.95
    No other large-scale object in the universe is as fundamental as a star. Stars are a central topic of astronomy, and because the study of stars encompasses key concepts in nuclear physics, electromagnetism, chemistry, and other disciplines, it is an ideal introduction to how we understand the universe at all scales. The Life and Death of Stars introduces you to this spectacular story in 24 beautifully...
  8. Augustine: Philosopher and Saint

    Augustine: Philosopher and Saint

    Phillip Cary
    4 out of 5
    66% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (89)
    Starting at $149.95 Starting at $149.95 $149.95 $149.95$149.95
    Augustine: Philosopher and Saint paints a rich and detailed portrait of the life, works, and ideas of this remarkable figure whose own search for God has profoundly shaped all of Western Christianity. Professor Philip Cary's organized and self-contained course explains any special religious or philosophical concepts you need to know in order to appreciate Augustine's impact, with real-life examples and analogies...
  9. Algebra II

    Algebra II

    James A. Sellers
    4.4 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (40)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    Make sense of Algebra II in the company of master educator and award-winning Professor James A. Sellers. Algebra II gives you all the tools you need to thrive in a core skill of mathematics. In 36 engaging half-hour lectures, Professor Sellers walks you through hundreds of problems, showing every step in their solution and highlighting the most common missteps made by students. Designed for learners of all ages,...
  10. History's Greatest Voyages of Exploration Sale

    History's Greatest Voyages of Exploration

    Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius
    4.7 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (65)
    Save up to $230.00 Starting at $29.95 $299.95 $29.95$299.95
    Discover the awe-inspiring tales of the world’s most influential explorers. From ancient wayfarers to modern astronauts, intrepid individuals bound the continents together, connected isolated peoples, and sparked a cross-fertilization of ideas, technologies, and even foods. Follow history’s adventurers to the frozen Poles, Asia, Europe, the Americas, Africa, the ocean’s depths, and the final frontier of space.
  11. High Middle Ages

    High Middle Ages

    Philip Daileader
    4.8 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (101)
    Starting at $199.95 Starting at $199.95 $299.95 $199.95$299.95
    As the last millennium dawned, Europe didn't amount to much. Illiteracy, starvation, and disease were the norm. In fact, Europe in the year 1000 was one of the world's more stagnant regions—an economically undeveloped, intellectually derivative, and geopolitically passive backwater. Three short centuries later, all this had changed dramatically. The flowering of medieval civilization between the years 1000 and...
  12. Games People Play: Game Theory in Life, Business, and Beyond

    Games People Play: Game Theory in Life, Business, and Beyond

    Scott P. Stevens
    4.4 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (91)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Game theory-the science of interactive, rational decision making-helps us understand how and why we make decisions. It also provides insights into human endeavors including biology, politics, and economics. In Games People Play: Game Theory in Life, Business, and Beyond, business consultant and award-winning Professor Scott P. Stevens helps you understand this profoundly important field. Throughout these 24...
  13. Scientific Secrets for a Powerful Memory

    Scientific Secrets for a Powerful Memory

    Peter M. Vishton
    4.3 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (85)
    Starting at $109.95 Starting at $109.95 $119.95 $109.95$119.95
    Memory is, without a doubt, the most powerful (and practical) tool of everyday life. By linking both your past and your future, memory gives you the power to plan, to reason, to perceive, and to understand. Yet while all of us have an amazing capacity for memory, there are plenty of times when it seems to fail us. Why does this happen? And how can you fix it? In Scientific Secrets for a Powerful Memory, you'll...
  14. Story of Human Language Sale

    Story of Human Language

    John McWhorter
    4.7 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (231)
    Save up to $345.00 Starting at $54.95 $429.95 $54.95$429.95
    Dr. John McWhorter, one of America's leading linguists and a frequent commentator on network television and National Public Radio, takes you on a fascinating, 36-lecture tour of the development of human language—he unfolds the story of how a single tongue spoken 300,000 years ago may have evolved into the estimated 7,000 languages used worldwide today. Discover why, for the past century, linguistics has been one...
  15. Understanding Genetics: DNA, Genes, and Their Real-World Applications Sale

    Understanding Genetics: DNA, Genes, and Their Real-World Applications

    David Sadava
    4.4 out of 5
    70% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (64)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $24.95 $299.95 $24.95$299.95
    We use it routinely to cure diseases, solve crimes, and reunite families. Yet we've known about it for only 60 years. And what we're continuing to learn about it every day has the potential to transform our health, our nutrition, our society, and our future. It is DNA—deoxyribonucleic acid, the self-replicating material present in nearly all living organisms. Join award-winning teacher, author, and scientist...
  16. Economics, 3rd Edition

    Economics, 3rd Edition

    Timothy Taylor
    4.6 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (123)
    Starting at $349.95 Starting at $349.95 $429.95 $349.95$429.95
    We are all economists—when we work, buy, save, invest, pay taxes, and vote. It repays us many times over to be good economists. Economic issues are active in our lives every day. This course helps you think about and discuss economic issues that affect you and the nation every day—interest rates, unemployment, personal investing, budget deficits, globalization, and many more—with a greater level of knowledge...
  17. Classical Mythology

    Classical Mythology

    Elizabeth Vandiver
    4.7 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (155)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    From Athena to Zeus, Professor Elizabeth Vandiver leads an illuminating exploration of classical mythology and its treasure trove of unforgettable characters and stories. Classical Mythology is an introduction to the primary characters and most important stories of classical Greek and Roman mythology. Among those you will study are the accounts of the creation of the world in Hesiod's Theogony and Ovid's...
  18. Tai Chi Fitness Workouts Sale

    Tai Chi Fitness Workouts

    David-Dorian Ross
    4.8 out of 5
    97% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (49)
    Save up to $190.00 Starting at $24.95 $229.95 $24.95$229.95
    Looking for a workout that is calming and never stressful, that will always leave you feeling better physically and mentally than when you started? Welcome to tai chi. The Great Courses has partnered with YMAA Publication Center to bring you Tai Chi Fitness Workouts, a series of five lessons to introduce the mental and physical benefits of this beautiful and calming moving meditation. There’s nothing to learn or...
  19. Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime: Understanding Gravity Sale

    Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime: Understanding Gravity

    Benjamin Schumacher
    4.8 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (75)
    Save up to $240.00 Starting at $39.95 $299.95 $39.95$299.95
    The force of gravity rules the universe, yet it is one of the least understood of all the forces of nature. The study of gravity helped spark the Scientific Revolution in the 17th century, and it continues to be at the forefront of physics today. Now, in Black Holes, Tides, and Curved Spacetime: Understanding Gravity, plunge into this compelling subject in 24 intensively illustrated lectures, presented by...
  20. Great Thinkers, Great Theorems

    Great Thinkers, Great Theorems

    William Dunham
    4.8 out of 5
    96% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (87)
    Starting at $249.95 Starting at $249.95 $299.95 $249.95$299.95
    Explore the most awe-inspiring theorems in the 3,000-year history of mathematics with the 24 lectures of Great Thinkers, Great Theorems. Professor William Dunham, an award-winning teacher with a talent for conveying the essence of mathematical ideas, reveals how great minds like Pythagoras, Newton, and Euler crafted theorems that would revolutionize our understanding of the world. Approaching great theorems the way...