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Prometheus Books is committed to testing the boundaries of established thought and providing readers with thoughtful and authoritative books in a wide variety of categories.Publishing intelligent nonfiction for the thoughtful lay reader, Prometheus Books has focused on several core categories including popular science, critical thinking, philosophy, history, atheism, humanism, current events, psychology, and true crime. Taking its name from the courageous Greek god who gave fire to humans—lighting the way to reason, and independence—Prometheus Books was founded in 1969 by the late philosopher Paul Kurtz and is headquartered in Amherst, New York. Prometheus Books is sold and distributed worldwide by National Book Network and publishes both print and ebooks under the Globe Pequot family of imprints. Globe Pequot is the trade imprint of Rowman & Littlefield. Prometheus Books titles have been translated into more than 50 different languages.

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Remembering: What 50 Years of Research with Famous Amnesia Patient H.M. Can Teach Us about Memory and How it Works
Donald G. MacKay
Prometheus Books | Hardcover | 2019 | 1633884074
reg price: $26.50 our price: 23.85 (in stock!)
Finding Purpose in a Godless World: Why We Care Even If the Universe Doesn't
Ralph Lewis, MD | Foreword by Michael Shermer
Prometheus Books | Hardcover | 2018 | 163388385X
Philosophy | Toronto-Area Authors
price: $27.50 (in stock!)
What Makes Your Brain Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite: Updated and Revised
David DiSalvo | Foreword by Wray Herbert
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2018 | 1633883493
The Brain - for the layperson
price: $19.00 (in stock!)
Evil Genes : Why Rome Fell, Hitler Rose, Enron Failed, and My Sister Stole My Mother's Boyfriend
Barbara Oakley with a foreword by David Sloan Wilson
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2008 | 1591026652
Science | Forensic
price: $20.00 (in stock!)
Freedom at Last: Healing the Shame of Childhood Sexual Abuse
Beverly Engel
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2022 | 1633888045
Trauma (Self-Help) | Forthcoming
price: $28.95 (not yet published - price may be subject to change)
Predators: Who They Are and How to Stop Them
Gregory M. Cooper and Michael R. King, with Tom McHoes
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2022 | 1633887073
price: $31.95 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
Final Drafts: Suicides of World-Famous Authors
Mark Seinfelt | Foreword by Paul West
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2021 | 1633887901
Suicide Loss | Suicide Prevention
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A Caregiver's Guide to Dementia: An Unintended Journey
Janet Yagoda Shagam | Forewords by Kevin Jamison and Mary Ann Conley, PhD
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2021 | 1633886948
Older Age (Self Help)
price: $34.95 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
The New Science of Consciousness: Exploring the Complexity of Brain, Mind, and Self
Paul L. Nunez
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2021 | 1633886964
price: $28.95 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
Decoding Madness: A Forensic Psychologist Explores the Criminal Mind
Richard Lettieri, PhD
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2021 | 1633886921
Forensic | True Crime
price: $25.95 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
The Consuming Instinct: What Juicy Burgers, Ferraris, Pornography, and Gift Giving Reveal About Human Nature
Gad Saad
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2020 | 1633886433
price: $25.95 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
How Madness Shaped History: An Eccentric Array of Maniacal Rulers, Raving Narcissists, and Psychotic Visionaries
Christopher J. Ferguson
Prometheus Books | Hardcover | 2020 | 1633885747
reg price: $32.00 our price: 28.80 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
The Art of the Lie: How the Manipulation of Language Affects Our Minds
Marcel Danesi, PhD
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2020 | 1633885968
Language Arts & Disciplines
price: $19.00 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
Stephen Hawking: His Science in a Nutshell
Florian Freistetter
Prometheus Books | Hardcover | 2020 | 1633885763
price: $25.00 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
The Shame Factor: Heal Your Deepest Fears and Set Yourself Free
Stephan Poulter, PhD
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2019 | 1633885224
Self Help
price: $19.00 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
The New Evil: Understanding the Emergence of Modern Violent Crime
Michael H. Stone
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2019 | 1633885321
True Crime | Forensic
price: $19.00 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
Sex, Power, and Partisanship: How Evolutionary Science Makes Sense of Our Political Divide
Hector A. Garcia
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2019 | 1633885143
Evolutionary Psychology | Social & Political Issues
price: $19.00 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
The Well-Spoken Woman Speaks Out: How to Use Your Voice to Drive Change
Christine K. Jahnke
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2018 | 1633885003
Communication | Women's Issues
price: $19.00 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
Distracted: Reclaiming Our Focus in a World of Lost Attention
Maggie Jackson
Prometheus Books | Softcover | 2018 | 1633884627
price: $19.00 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
Isaac Newton, The Asshole Who Reinvented the Universe
Florian Freistetter
Prometheus Books | Hardcover | 2018 | 1633884562
Biography and Memoir
reg price: $25.50 our price: 22.95 (not in stock - price may be subject to change)
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