Concepts and Reflections on Living This Life

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Until the End of Time

Mind, Matter, and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolving Universe

by Brian Greene

New in Hardcover

From the world-renowned physicist and best-selling author of The Elegant Universe comes a captivating exploration of deep time and humanity’s search for purpose

“A love letter to the ephemeral cosmic moment when everything is possible.” —The New York Times Book Review



Never Enough

The Neuroscience and Experience of Addiction

by Judith Grisel

Now in Paperback

“Illuminating. . . . Grisel writes clearly and unsparingly about both her experiences and the science of addiction . . . making plain that there is still much that remains unknown or mysterious about the brain’s workings.” —Kirkus Reviews






The Human Network

How Your Social Position Determines Your Power, Beliefs, and Behaviors

by Matthew O. Jackson

Now in Paperback

“A brilliantly insightful tour of how the structures of social networks shape our lives and indeed our very humanity.” —Roger Myerson, Nobel Laureate in Economics, University of Chicago






Physical Intelligence

The Science of How the Body and the Mind Guide Each Other Through Life

by Scott Grafton

New in Hardcover

Elegantly written and deeply grounded in personal experience, Grafton offers a clear, illuminating examination of the fundamental relationship between the physical world and the mind

“An emphatic success.” —The Wall Street Journal





How to Live a Good Life

A Guide to Choosing Your Personal Philosophy

by Massimo Pigliucci, Skye Cleary and Daniel Kaufman

Now in Paperback

“Featuring an impressive array of contributors. . . . A ‘glimpse of how the world looks through [the] respective lenses’ of fifteen major philosophies.” —Publishers Weekly






This Life

Secular Faith and Spiritual Freedom

by Martin Hägglund

Now in Paperback

“A sweepingly ambitious synthesis of philosophy, spirituality and politics.” —The Guardian