Choice And Consequence

Pub Date : 1984 | Author : Thomas C. Schelling | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 0674127714
ISBN 13 : 9780674127715

In "Choice and Consequence," Thomas Schelling ventures where rationality is ambiguous, exploring topics as awesome as nuclear terrorism, as sordid as blackmail, as ineffable as day..

Addiction Is A Choice

Pub Date : 2011-09-30 | Author : Jeffrey A. Schaler | Publisher : Open Court

ISBN 10 : 9780812697681
ISBN 13 : 0812697685

Politicians and the media tell us that people who take drugs, including alcohol or nicotine, cannot help themselves. They are supposedly victims of the disease of 'addiciton', and ..

Aging Is A Choice

Pub Date : 2004-07-01 | Author : Gary Patrick | Publisher : PageFree Publishing, Inc.

ISBN 10 : 1589611594
ISBN 13 : 9781589611597

Stop Father Time in his tracks! At last, a comprehensive and concise guide to putting the brakes on aging. If you want to get control of your aging, this book is your one-stop, pra..

Putin

Pub Date : 2007-11-13 | Author : Richard Sakwa | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134133451
ISBN 13 : 1134133456

The new edition of this extremely well-received political biography of Vladimir Putin builds on the strengths of the first edition to provide the most detailed and nuanced account ..

Degrees Of Choice

Pub Date : 2005-01-01 | Author : Diane Reay | Publisher : Trentham Books

ISBN 10 : 1858563305
ISBN 13 : 9781858563305

An account of the overlapping effects of social class, ethnicity and gender in the process of choosing which university to attend. The shift from an elite to a mass system has been..

Thought And Choice In Chess

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Adriaan D. de Groot | Publisher : Amsterdam University Press

ISBN 10 : 9789053569986
ISBN 13 : 9053569987

Annotation. What does a chessmaster think when he prepartes his next move? How are his thoughts organized? Which methods and strategies does he use by solving his problem of choice..