Inventing The Truth

Author: Russell Baker
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395901502
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Nine authors discuss the problems and pleasures of reinventing the past.

Inventing The Truth

Author: William Zinsser
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547527454
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In this perfect companion for anyone beguiled by memoirs or embarking on writing one, nine distinguished authors -- Russell Baker, Jill Ker Conway, Annie Dillard, Ian Frazier, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Alfred Kazin, Frank McCourt, Toni ...

Inventing The Truth

Author: Mike Bradwell
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781848421530
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This book begins by exploring the process of devising a play by working intensively through character and improvisation with a group of actors.

Inventing Falsehood Making Truth

Author: Malcolm Bull
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400849748
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Can painting transform philosophy? In Inventing Falsehood, Making Truth, Malcolm Bull looks at Neapolitan art around 1700 through the eyes of the philosopher Giambattista Vico.

Inventing The Aids Virus

Author: Peter H. Duesberg
Publisher: Regnery Publishing
ISBN: 9780895263995
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Investigates the political and financial forces that have shaped AIDS research, including the growing dissension within scientific ranks, the power politics among virologists, and other controversial issues

Inventing The Axis Of Evil

Author: Bruce Cumings
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ISBN: 9781595580382
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Argues that the "axis of evil" label applied by Bush in his 2002 State of the Union address is illusory, challenging current beliefs and fear-mongering practices with historical and political information about each targeted nation.

Inventing Falsehood Making Truth

Author: Malcolm Bull
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400849748
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At the same time, he complains that the physical world pro- vided no suitable
models, and that his will, therefore, be an ideal truth that he establishes himself.
Is this then what Vico means by human truth being like a painting? Not divine
truth ...

The Truth Machine

Author: James L. Halperin
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 9780345439802
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To prevent abuse of the law, a machine must be built that detects lies with 100 percent accuracy. Once perfected, the Truth Machine will change the face of the world.

Ethics

Author: J.L. Mackie
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141960094
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An insight into moral skepticism of the 20th century.

Running With Scissors

Author: Augusten Burroughs
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 9781429902526
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Running with Scissors is the true story of a boy whose mother (a poet with delusions of Anne Sexton) gave him away to be raised by her psychiatrist, a dead-ringer for Santa and a lunatic in the bargain.