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              Books by William B. Irvine

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              You: A Natural History

              You: A Natural History (Hardback)

              By Irvine, William B.

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              Offers a multi-disciplinary investigation of your hyper-extended family tree, going all the way back to the Big Bang.

              ISBN 9780190869199
              Published 15 October 2018 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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              On Desire: Why We Want What We Want
               

              On Desire: Why We Want What We Want (Paperback, New edition)

              By Irvine, William B.

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              Irvine looks at what modern science can tell about desire--what happens in the brain when one desires something and how animals evolved particular desires. He suggests that people who can convince themselves to want what they already have dramatically enhance their happiness.

              ISBN 9780195327076
              Published 18 August 2007 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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              Aha!: The Moments of Insight that Shape Our World

              Aha!: The Moments of Insight that Shape Our World (Hardback)

              By Irvine, William B.

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              How have the world's great thinkers, politicians, mathematicians, and religious figures reached their transformative moments of insight? Are there lessons to be learned from their experiences? William B. Irvine takes up these questions and others that relate to what he calls aha ...

              ISBN 9780199338870
              Published 8 January 2015 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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              A Slap in the Face: Why Insults Hurt - And Why They Shouldn't
               

              A Slap in the Face: Why Insults Hurt - And Why They Shouldn't (Paperback)

              By Irvine, William B.

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              In A Slap in the Face, William Irvine undertakes a wide-ranging investigation of insults, their history, the role they play in social relationships, and the science behind them. He offers advice, based primarily on the writings of the Stoic philosophers, on how best to curb our o ...

              ISBN 9780190665043
              Published 15 October 2017 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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              A Slap in the Face: Why Insults Hurt-And Why They Shouldn't
               

              A Slap in the Face: Why Insults Hurt-And Why They Shouldn't (Hardback)

              By Irvine, William B.

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              In A Slap in the Face, William Irvine undertakes a wide-ranging investigation of insults, their history, the role they play in social relationships, and the science behind them.

              ISBN 9780199934454
              Published 15 March 2013 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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              A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy
               

              A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy (Hardback)

              By Irvine, William B.

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              Using the psychological insights and the practical techniques of the ancient Roman Stoics, Irvine offers a road map for anyone seeking to avoid the feelings of chronic dissatisfaction that plague so many.

              ISBN 9780195374612
              Published 1 May 2009 by Oxford University Press (S1)
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              A Guide to the Good Life
                

              A Guide to the Good Life (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged)

              By Irvine, William B.; Narrator Cronin, James Patrick

              • OUR PRICE $25.99

              One of the great fears many of us face is that despite all our effort and striving, we will discover at the end that we have wasted our life. In A Guide to the Good Life, William B. Irvine plumbs the wisdom of Stoic philosophy, one of the most popular and successful schools of th ...

              ISBN 9781522632733
              Published 17 May 2016 by Audible Studios on Brilliance
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              Aha!: The Moments of Insight that Shape Our World
               

              Aha!: The Moments of Insight that Shape Our World (Paperback)

              By Irvine, William B.

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              How have the world's great thinkers, politicians, mathematicians, and religious figures reached their transformative moments of insight? Are there lessons to be learned from their experiences? William B. Irvine takes up these questions and others that relate to what he calls aha ...

              ISBN 9780190690274
              Published 16 November 2017 by Oxford University Press
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              The Stoic Challenge: A Philosopher's Guide to Becoming Tougher, Calmer, and More Resilient
                

              The Stoic Challenge: A Philosopher's Guide to Becoming Tougher, Calmer, and More Resilient (Hardback)

              By Irvine, William B.

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              Ancient Stoic insights combined with modern psychological research help us overcome--and even benefit from--everyday obstacles.

              ISBN 9780393652499
              Release Date 3 September 2019 by WW Norton & Co
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              Available for pre-order internationally. Ships upon its international release date of 3 Sep 2019.
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