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  • Book Review: Predictably Irrational - the Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions

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    Book Review: PREDICTABLY IRRATIONAL - The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions Dan Ariely Predictably Irrational Behavioural Economics London: Harper/Harper Collins, 2008 280pp. ₹299 978 0 00 736854 9 When you come across a book titled “Predictably Irrational” it does spark a certain amount of curiosity and intrigue inside you. One wonders what knowledge and hidden wisdom might have been entrained into the pages of the book. The cover page of this wonderful book is just as appealing (a red

  • Credibility Of The CLAIM Summary

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    the concentration of media in fewer and fewer hands has been accelerating. From thousands of independent media outlets in the mid-twentieth century, media ownership dropped to only fifty companies by 1983. By late 2004, approximately 90 percent of all media companies in the United States were controlled by just five companies: Time Warner (Warner Bros., Time, Inc., HBO, CNN, etc.), Disney (ABC, ESPN, Miramax Films, etc.), News Corp. (Fox Television, Wall Street Journal, New York Post, etc.), General

  • Principia Discordia Essay

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    RAW Intro | Omar Intro | Title Page | Index | Version Notes | INTRODUCTION You hold in your hands one of the Great Books of our century fnord. Some Great Books are recognized at once with a fusillade of critical huzzahs and gonfolons, like Joyce’s Ulysses. Others appear almost furtively and are only discovered 50 years later, like Moby Dick or Mendel’s great essay on genetics. The Principia Discordia entered our space-time continuum almost as unobtrusively as a cat-burglar creeping over

  • Anne of Avonlea

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    Anne of Avonlea Montgomery, Lucy Maud Published: 1909 Categorie(s): Fiction Source: Project Gutenberg 1 About Montgomery: Lucy Maud Montgomery CBE, (always called "Maud" by family and friends) and publicly known as L. M. Montgomery, (November 30, 1874–April 24, 1942) was a Canadian author, best known for a series of novels beginning with Anne of Green Gables, published in 1908. Once published, Anne of Green Gables was an immediate success. The central character, Anne, an orphaned girl

  • Cecilia Ahern- Love Rosie

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    LOVE, ROSIE R Also by Cecelia Ahern PS, I Love You LOVE, ROSIE R Cecelia Ahern new york Copyright © 2005 Cecelia Ahern All rights reserved. No part of this book may be used or reproduced in any manner whatsoever without the written permission of the Publisher. For information address Hyperion, 77 West 66th Street, New York, New York 10023-6298. Hyperion books are available for special promotions and premiums. For details contact Michael Rentas, Manager, Inventory and Premium Sales, Hyperion

  • Three Men in a Boat

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    Scanned and First Proof David Price, email ccx074@coventry.ac.uk. Second proof: Margaret Price We are now trying to release all our books one month in advance of the official release dates, for time for better editing. Please note: neither this list nor its contents are final till midnight of the last day of the month of any such announcement. The official release date of all Project Gutenberg Etexts is at Midnight, Central Time, of the last day of the stated month. A preliminary version may often

  • Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson

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    Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE BESTSELLING BIOGRAPHIES OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN AND ALBERT EINSTEIN, THIS IS THE EXCLUSIVE BIOGRAPHY OF STEVE JOBS.   Based on more than forty interviews with Jobs conducted over two years—as well as interviews with more than a hundred family members, friends, adversaries, competitors, and colleagues—Walter Isaacson has written a riveting story of the roller-coaster life and searingly intense personality of a creative entrepreneur whose passion

  • Case Study: Roaring

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    (c) 2011 Grey House Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved. The History of Canada (c) 2011 Grey House Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved. The History of Canada SECOND EDITION Scott W. See (c) 2011 Grey House Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved. PUBLISHER: EDITOR: EDITORIAL DIRECTOR: EDITORIAL ASSISTANT: PRODUCTION MANAGER: MARKETING DIRECTOR: Leslie Mackenzie Richard Gottlieb Laura Mars Diana Delgado Kristen Thatcher Jessica Moody Grey House Publishing, Inc. 4919 Route