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    • Critical Thinking Skills for Dummies

    • By: Martin Cohen
    • Narrated by: Eric Martin
    • Length: 11 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    These days, strong critical thinking skills provide a vital foundation for academic success, and Critical Thinking Skills for Dummies offers a clear and unintimidating introduction to what can otherwise be a pretty complex topic. Inside, you'll get hands-on, lively, and fun exercises that you can put to work today to improve your arguments and pin down key issues. With this accessible and friendly guide, you'll get plain-English instruction on how to identify other people's assumptions, methodology, and conclusions; evaluate evidence; and interpret texts effectively. 

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Doomsday Machine

    • The High Price of Nuclear Energy, the World's Most Dangerous Fuel
    • By: Martin Cohen
    • Narrated by: David Rapkin
    • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Today, there are over 100 nuclear reactors operating in our backyards, from Indian Point in New York to Diablo Canyon in California. Proponents claim that nuclear power is the only viable alternative to fossil fuels, and due to rising energy consumption and the looming threat of global warming, they are pushing for an even greater investment.

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    • Absolutely woeful - do not buy

    • By Greg on 05-13-14

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Little Clan

    • By: Iris Martin Cohen
    • Narrated by: Brittany Pressley
    • Length: 9 hrs and 50 mins
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    Ava Gallanter is the librarian in residence at the Lazarus Club, an ancient, dwindling Manhattan arts club full of eccentric geriatric residents. Twenty-five-year-old Ava, however, feels right at home. When Ava’s friend Stephanie returns from abroad, the intoxicating opportunist is on the hunt for fame and fortune, and promises to make Ava’s dream of becoming a writer come true. Together they start a Victorian-inspired literary salon. However, Ava’s romanticized idea of the salon quickly erodes as Stephanie’s ambitions take the women in an unexpected - and precarious - direction.

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    • Great subject matter &. story

    • By Amazon Customer on 06-06-18

    Regular price: $28.51

    • Philosophical Tales

    • By: Martin Cohen
    • Narrated by: Matt Addis
    • Length: 9 hrs and 49 mins
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    Enlightening and entertaining, Philosophical Tales examines a few of the fascinating biographical details of history's greatest philosophers (alas, mostly men) and highlights their contributions to the field. By applying the true philosophical approach to philosophy itself, the text provides us with a refreshing 'alternative history' of philosophy.

    Regular price: $16.35