Arjun Srivastava's Library

Arjun Srivastava's Library

Economics and Language
Ariel Rubinstein
Arising out of the author's lifetime fascination with the links between the formal language of mathematical models and natural language, this short book comprises five essays investigating both the economics of language and the language of economics...
Economics in One Lesson
Henry Hazlitt
A million copy seller, Henry Hazlitt's Economics in One Lesson is a classic economic primer. But it is also much more, having become a fundamental influence on modern "libertarian" economics of the type espoused by Ron Paul and others.Considered amon...
Educational Research: Competencies for Analysis and Applications
Lorraine R. Gay and Geoffrey E. Mills and Peter W. Airasian
ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that youselect the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for ind...
Effective Java
Joshua Bloch
The Definitive Guide to Java Platform Best Practices–Updated for Java 7, 8, and 9 Java has changed dramatically since the previous edition of Effective Java was published shortly after the release of Java 6. This Jolt award-winning classic has now b...
The Ego and His Own: The Case of the Individual Against Authority
Max Stirner
Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought [1]: Credited with influencing the philosophies of Nietzsche and Ayn Rand and the development of libertarianism and existentialism, this prophetic 1844 work challenges the very notion of a common g...
Einstein's Dreams
Alan Lightman
Now available: New signed, boxed edition!An imaginary re-creation of Einstein's discovery of the nature of time, this novel takes us through the young patent clerk's many dreams depicting compelling conceptions of time.From the Hardcover edition.
Elasticsearch: The Definitive Guide
Clinton Gormley and Zachary Tong
Whether you need full-text search or real-time analytics of structured data—or both—the Elasticsearch distributed search engine is an ideal way to put your data to work. This practical guide not only shows you how to search, analyze, and explore dat...
An Elegant Puzzle: Systems of Engineering Management
Will Larson
There's a saying that people don't leave companies, they leave managers. Management is a key part of any organization, yet the discipline is often self-taught and unstructured. Getting to the good solutions of complex management challenges can make ...
Elements of Poker
Tommy Angelo
"Beyond statistics, beyond whether to raise, call, or fold, Elements of Poker reveals a new world of profitability for your bankroll and your life. You know tilt costs you money, but do you know how to make it go away? You know position is important...
Elements of Programming Interviews in Python: The Insider's Guide
Adnan Aziz, Tsung-Hsien Lee, Amit Prakash
This is the Python version of our book. See the website for links to the C++ and Java version.Have you ever... Wanted to work at an exciting futuristic company? Struggled with an interview problem thatcould have been solved in 15 minutes? Wished you...
Elements of Programming Interviews: The Insiders' Guide
Adnan Aziz , Tsung-Hsien Lee , Amit Prakash
The core of EPI is a collection of over 300 problems with detailed solutions, including 100 figures, 250 tested programs, and 150 variants. The problems are representative of questions asked at the leading software companies.The book begins with a su...
The Elements of Statistical Learning: Data Mining, Inference, and Prediction
Trevor Hastie and Robert Tibshirani and Jerome Friedman
During the past decade there has been an explosion in computation and information technology. With it have come vast amounts of data in a variety of fields such as medicine, biology, finance, and marketing. The challenge of understanding these data ...
The Elephant in the Brain: Hidden Motives in Everyday Life
Kevin Simler and Robin Hanson
Human beings are primates, and primates are political animals. Our brains, therefore, are designed not just to hunt and gather, but also to help us get ahead socially, often via deception and self-deception. But while we may be self-interested schem...
Elixir in Action
Saša Juric
Summary Elixir in Action teaches you to apply the new Elixir programming language to practical problems associated with scalability, concurrency, fault tolerance, and high availability. Purchase of the print book includes a free eBook in PDF, Kind...
Empty Planet
Darrell Bricker , John Ibbitson
An award-winning journalist and leading international social researcher make the provocative argument that the global population will soon decline—and that immigration will be the key to prospering in this new social, political, and economic la...
Ender's Game
Orson Scott Card
Ender's Game: Publication Order [1]: Winner of the Hugo and Nebula Awards In order to develop a secure defense against a hostile alien race's next attack, government agencies breed child geniuses and train them as soldiers. A brilliant young boy, And...
The Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson, Alfred Kazin observes in his Introduction, “was a great writer who turned the essay into a form all his own.” His celebrated essays―the twelve published in Essays: First Series (1841) and eight in Essays: Second Series (1844)―ar...
Essentials of Programming Languages
Daniel P. Friedman, Mitchell Wand
What really happens when a program runs? Essentials of Programming Languages teaches the fundamental concepts of programming languages through numerous short programs, or "interpreters," that actually implement the features of a language. Nearly 300...
Evil: Inside Human Violence and Cruelty
Roy F. Baumeister, Ph.d.
Why is there evil, and what can scientific research tell us about the origins and persistence of evil behavior? Considering evil from the unusual perspective of the perpetrator, Baumeister asks, How do ordinary people find themselves beating their wi...
The Evolution of Nuclear Strategy: New, Updated and Completely Revised
Lawrence Freedman and Jeffrey Michaels
“The Evolution of Nuclear Strategy quickly established itself as a classic when it first appeared in 1981. This edition makes it even better, incorporating as it does new material about the Cold War and up-dating to include subsequent developments. ...
The Expert at the Card Table
S. W. Erdnase
Magic [1]: 2015 Reprint of 1902 Edition. Facsimile of the original edition. First published in 1902 under the title: "Artifice, Ruse and Subterfuge at the Card Table", Erdnase's work has become a classic work in its field. It is arguably the most fa...
The economics of faith: using an apocalyptic prophecy to elicit religious beliefs in the field
Ned Augenblick and Jesse M. Cunha and Ernesto Dal Bó and Justin M. Rao
Journal of Public Economics, Accepted manuscript. doi:10.1016/j.jpubeco.2016.07.004
The ergodicity problem in economics
Ole Peters
Nature Physics, doi:10.1038/s41567-019-0732-0