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  • A Brief History of Mathematical Thought 

    Heaton, Luke (Oxford University Press, 2017)
    In A Brief History of Mathematical Thought, Luke Heaton provides a compulsively readable history that situates mathematics within the human experience and, in the process, makes it more accessible. Mastering math begins ...
  • China’s Economy: What Everyone Needs to Know 

    Kroeber, Arthur R. (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    China is on track to exceed the United States as the world's largest economy in the next several years. It is already the leading global trading nation. Even though its growth rate has recently slowed from years past, China ...
  • Evolutionary games in natural, social, and virtual worlds 

    Friedman, Daniel; Sinervo, Barry (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    Over the last 25 years, evolutionary game theory has grown with theoretical contributions from the disciplines of mathematics, economics, computer science and biology. It is now ripe for applications. In this book, Daniel ...
  • Mapping English Metaphor Through Time 

    Anderson, Wendy; Bramwell, Ellen (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    This volume offers an empirical and diachronic investigation of the foundations and nature of metaphor in English. Metaphor is one of the hot topics in present-day linguistics, with a huge range of research focusing on the ...
  • The Treasures of Alexander the Great: How One Man’s Wealth Shaped the World 

    Holt, Frank L. (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    War, the most profitable economic activity in the ancient world, transferred wealth from the vanquished to the victor. Invasions, sieges, massacres, annexations, and mass deportations all redistributed property with dramatic ...
  • China’s Banking Transformation: The Untold Story 

    Stent, James (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    In this timely and provocative book, James Stent, a banker with decades of experience in Asian banking and fluency in Chinese language, explains how Chinese banks work, analyzes their strengths and weaknesses, and sets ...
  • In Defence of Europe: Can the European Project Be Saved? 

    Tsoukalis, Loukas (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    Europe has not been so weak and divided for a long time. Buffeted by a succession of crises, its collective capacity to deliver has been truly disappointing. In times when the tectonic plates are shifting and tension between ...
  • The Oxford Handbook of Music Psycholog 

    Hallam, Susan; Cross, Ian (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    The 2nd edition of the Oxford Handbook of Music Psychology updates the original landmark text and provides a comprehensive review of the latest developments in this fast growing area of research. Covering both experimental ...
  • Prosperity for All: How to Prevent Financial Crises 

    Farmer, Roger E.A. (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    In the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, economists around the world have advanced theories to explain the persistence of high unemployment and low growth rates. According to Roger E. A. Farmer, these theories can ...
  • I, Me, Mine: Back to Kant, and Back Again 

    Longuenesse, Beatrice (Oxford University Press, 2017)
    Beatrice Longuenesse presents an original exploration of our understanding of ourselves and the way we talk about ourselves. In the first part of the book she discusses contemporary analyses of our use of 'I' in language ...
  • Choice of Law 

    Symeonides, Symeon C. (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    Choice of Law provides an in-depth sophisticated coverage of the choice-of-law part Conflicts Law (or Private International Law) in torts, products liability, contracts, forum-selection and arbitration clauses, insurance, ...
  • Extended Essay - Course Companion 

    Lekanides, Kosta (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    Equip learners to achieve in the Extended Essay. The only support matched to the new IB Guide, this essential resource provides learners a step-by-step pathway to maximize achievement. With complete guidance for every ...
  • Fictional Characters, Real Problems: The Search for Ethical Content in Literature 

    Hagberg, Garry L. (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    Literature is a complex and multifaceted expression of our humanity of a kind that is instructively resistant to simplification, reduction to a single element that would constitute literature's defining essence would be ...
  • Memory and the Self: Phenomenology, Science and Autobiography 

    Rowlands, Mark (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    The idea that our memories, in some sense, make us who we are, is a common one-and not at all implausible. After all, what could make us who we are if not the things we have experienced, thought, felt and desired on these ...
  • The Economics, Regulation, and Systemic Risk of Insurance Markets 

    Hufeld, Felix; Koijen, Ralph S. J. (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    Despite the importance of insurance in enabling individual and collective social, economic, and financial activities, discussions about the macro-economic role and risks of insurance markets are surprisingly limited. The ...
  • Strategic Thinking in Complex Problem Solving 

    Chevallier, Arnaud (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    Whether you are a student or a working professional, you can benefit from being better at solving the complex problems that come up in your life. Strategic Thinking in Complex Problem Solving provides a general framework ...
  • Homo Prospectus 

    Seligman, Martin E. P. (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    Our species is misnamed. Though sapiens defines human beings as "wise" what humans do especially well is to prospect the future. We are homo prospectus. In this book, Martin E. P. Seligman, Peter Railton, Roy F. Baumeister, ...
  • Preparing to Pass the FRCA: Strategies for Exam Success 

    Whymark, Caroline (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    Preparing to Pass the FRCA: Strategies for Exam Success equips you with the skills of effective revision and time management to maximise your success. The book takes each element of the FRCA exam and provides tips and ...
  • Investment Risk Management 

    Baker, H. Kent; Filbeck, Greg (Oxford University Press, 2015)
    All investments carry with them some degree of risk. In the financial world, individuals, professional money managers, financial institutions, and many others encounter and must deal with risk. Risk management is a process ...
  • The Economics of Poverty: History, Measurement, and Policy 

    Ravallion, Martin (Oxford University Press, 2016)
    There are fewer people living in extreme poverty in the world today than 30 years ago. While that is an achievement, continuing progress for poor people is far from assured. Inequalities in access to key resources threaten ...

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