The Science of Evil: On Empathy and the Origins of Crueltys • The Psychopath Test: A Journey Through the Madness Industry
Plumbing the eternal question: Why are there bad people?
Girls Like Us: Fighting For a World Where Girls Are Not for Sale • Ask Me Why I Hurt: The Kids Nobody Wants and the Doctor Who Heals Them
Those gritty TV depictions of kids scratching out an existence on the streets aren’t just a sensationalistic fabrication.
In an age of cynicism, a refreshing look at “the social cure.”
Nearly 50 years after its publication, a look at the shortcomings and enduring power of one of the most influential books of our time.
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer
A new book examines how one man, under the guise of religious faith, kept his family isolated in a world of abuse and brutality, and how another family broke boundaries to help them escape.
David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
With his enormous success, Malcolm Gladwell has morphed from a darling underdog to a publishing juggernaut at whom it’s now trendy to sling insults.
What do we know today about the effectiveness of psychotherapy that we didn’t know 30 years ago? Even more important, how do we improve our treatments?