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The Corporation: The Pathological Pursuit of Profit and Power
1.  The Corporation: The Pathological Pursuit of Profit and Power by Joel Bakan
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Journey through Genius: The Great Theorems of Mathematics
2.  Journey through Genius: The Great Theorems of Mathematics by William W. Dunham
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Reefer Madness: Sex, Drugs, and Cheap Labor in the American Black Market
3.  Reefer Madness: Sex, Drugs, and Cheap Labor in the American Black Market by Eric Schlosser
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Culture Jam: How to Reverse America's Suicidal Consumer Binge--And Why We Must
4.  Culture Jam: How to Reverse America's Suicidal Consumer Binge--And Why We Must by Kalle Lasn
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Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal
5.  Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal by Eric Schlosser
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The Story of Psychology
6.  The Story of Psychology by Morton M. Hunt
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A People's History of the United States: 1492-Present (Perennial Classics)
7.  A People's History of the United States: 1492-Present (Perennial Classics) by Howard Zinn
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No Logo: No Space, No Choice, No Jobs
8.  No Logo: No Space, No Choice, No Jobs by Naomi Klein
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The Great Depression: 1929-1939
9.  The Great Depression: 1929-1939 by Pierre Berton
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In Pursuit of Happiness : Better Living from Plato to Prozac
10.  In Pursuit of Happiness : Better Living from Plato to Prozac by Mark Kingwell
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To Have or to Be?
11.  To Have or to Be? by Erich Fromm
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The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography
12.  The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography by Simon Singh
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Fermat's Enigma: The Epic Quest to Solve the World's Greatest Mathematical Problem
13.  Fermat's Enigma: The Epic Quest to Solve the World's Greatest Mathematical Problem by Simon Singh
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A Beautiful Mind : A Biography of John Forbes Nash, Jr.
14.  A Beautiful Mind : A Biography of John Forbes Nash, Jr. by Sylvia Nasar
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  "Way better than the movie"
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