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Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls
1.  Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls by Mary Pipher
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The Beauty Myth: How Images of Beauty Are Used Against Women
2.  The Beauty Myth: How Images of Beauty Are Used Against Women by Naomi Wolf
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Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls
3.  Odd Girl Out: The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls by Rachel Simmons
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Boys Adrift: The Five Factors Driving the Growing Epidemic of Unmotivated Boys and Underachieving Young Men
4.  Boys Adrift: The Five Factors Driving the Growing Epidemic of Unmotivated Boys and Underachieving Young Men by Leonard Sax
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The War Against Boys: How Misguided Feminism Is Harming Our Young Men
5.  The War Against Boys: How Misguided Feminism Is Harming Our Young Men by Christina Hoff Sommers
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Better Off : Flipping the Switch on Technology (P.S.)
6.  Better Off : Flipping the Switch on Technology (P.S.) by Eric Brende
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Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution--and How It Can Renew America
7.  Hot, Flat, and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution--and How It Can Renew America by Thomas L. Friedman
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Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America
8.  Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich
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The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
9.  The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell
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Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal
10.  Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal by Eric Schlosser
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Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed
11.  Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed by Jared Diamond
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The Way We Talk Now
12.  The Way We Talk Now by Geoffrey Nunberg
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The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
13.  The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals by Michael Pollan
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Bright-sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America
14.  Bright-sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America by Barbara Ehrenreich
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AWOL: The Unexcused Absence of America's Upper Classes from Military Service -- and How It Hurts Our Country
15.  AWOL: The Unexcused Absence of America's Upper Classes from Military Service -- and How It Hurts Our Country by Frank Schaeffer
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No Place to Hide
16.  No Place to Hide by Robert O'Harrow
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The Mirror Effect: How Celebrity Narcissism Is Seducing America
17.  The Mirror Effect: How Celebrity Narcissism Is Seducing America by S. Mark Young
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Mediated: How the Media Shapes Our World and the Way We Live in It
18.  Mediated: How the Media Shapes Our World and the Way We Live in It by Thomas De Zengotita
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Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business
19.  Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business by Neil Postman
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Hello, I'm Special: How Individuality Became the New Conformity
20.  Hello, I'm Special: How Individuality Became the New Conformity by Hal Niedzviecki
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The Peep Diaries: How We're Learning to Love Watching Ourselves and Our Neighbors
21.  The Peep Diaries: How We're Learning to Love Watching Ourselves and Our Neighbors by Hal Niedzviecki
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The Selfish Gene: 30th Anniversary Edition--with a new Introduction by the Author
22.  The Selfish Gene: 30th Anniversary Edition--with a new Introduction by the Author by Richard Dawkins
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Talent is Overrated: What Really Separates World-Class Performers from Everybody Else
23.  Talent is Overrated: What Really Separates World-Class Performers from Everybody Else by Geoffrey Colvin
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Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen
24.  Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen by Christopher McDougall
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Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (P.S.)
25.  Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (P.S.) by Steven D. Levitt
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College degrees are so hyped and overrated! 15 Nov 17, 2013
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Oh Good God, Why? 34 Feb 15, 2010
I'm Interested in sociological aspects 2 Jan 14, 2010
Hot, Flat, Crowded and Stupid 6 Dec 28, 2009
 
   

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