1. Archetypes by Anthony Stevens

2. Act of Creation by Arthur Koestler

3. The Ghost in the Machine by Arthur Koestler

4. An Aristocracy of Everyone by Benjamin Barber

5. Fractal Geometry by Benoit Mandelbrot

6. History of Western Philosophy by Bertrand Russell

7. Human Knowledge, Its Scope and Limits by Bertrand Russell

8. Sceptical Essays by Bertrand Russell

9. Man and his Symbols by Carl Jung

10. Modern Woman in Search of a Soul by Carl Jung

11. Dragons of Eden by Carl Sagan

12. Broca’s Brain by Carl Sagan

13. Maps of the Mind by Charles Hampton-Turner

14. Notes on a Synthesis of Form by Christopher Alexander

15. The Interpretation of Cultures by Clifford Geertz

16. Science and Sanity by Count Korzybski

17. An American Primer by Daniel Boorstin

18. The Americans by Daniel Boorstin

19. The Machinery of Life by David Goodsell

20. Language and Species by Derek Bickerton

21. Building Large Knowledge-Based Systems by Doug Lenat

22. Lateral Thinking by Edward De Bono

23. Six Thinking Hats by Edward De Bono

24. The Visual Display of Quantitative Information by Edward Tufte

25. Envisioning Information by Edward Tufte

26. Engines of Creation by Eric Drexler

27. Art and Illusion by Ernst Gombrich

28. Neuroethology by Ewert

29. Essays into Literacy by Frank Smith

30. The Human Condition by Hannah Arendt

31. Ascent of Man by Jacob Bronowski

32. The Double Helix by James Watson

33. The Psycology of the Child by Jean Piaget

34. To Understand is to Invent by Jean Piaget

35. Towards a Theory of Instruction by Jerome Bruner

36. The Relevance of Education by Jerome Bruner

37. School and Society by John Dewey

38. Freedom and Culture by John Dewey

39. Instead of Education by John Holt

40. Teach Your Own by John Holt

41. LISP 1.5 Manual (MIT Press) by John Mccarthy

42. Myths to Live By by Joseph Campbell

43. The Masks of God by Joseph Campbell

44. The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind by Julian Jaynes

45. Civilisation by Kenneth Clark

46. What is a Masterpiece by Kenneth Clark

47. Relativity Visualized by L.C. Epstein

48. Te-Tao Ching by Lao-Tzu

49. The God Particle by Leon Lederman

50. From Quarks to Cosmos by Leon Lederman

51. The Zero Sum Society by Lester Thurow

52. Economics Explained by Lester Thurow

53. Head to Head by Lester Thurow

54. Thought and Language by Lev Vygotsky

55. Mind in Society by Lev Vygotsky

56. The Psychology of Art by Lev Vygotsky

57. The Myth of the Machine by Lewis Mumford

58. Technics and Civilization by Lewis Mumford

59. The Federalist Papers by Madison, Et Al

60. The Secret of Childhood by Maria Montessori

61. What I Believe by Mark Booth (Ed)

62. Gutenberg Galaxy by Marshall Mcluhan

63. Understanding Media by Marshall Mcluhan

64. Society of Mind by Marvin Minsky

65. Computation: Finite and Infinite Machines by Marvin Minsky

66. Wisdom, Information & Wonder by Mary Midgley

67. Science as Salvation by Mary Midgley

68. Beyond Boredom and Anxiety by Mihaly Csikszentmihaly

69. Flow by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

70. Made in America by Mike Dertuozos (Ed)

71. Gossamer Odyssey by Morton Grosser

72. Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman

73. The Disappearance of Childhood by Neil Postman

74. Conscientious Objections by Neil Postman

75. The Architecture Machine by Nicholas Negroponte

76. Soft Architecture Machines by Nicholas Negroponte

77. The Animal in Its World by Niko Tinbergen

78. Technology, Management,and Society by Peter Drucker

79. Innovation and Entrepreneurship by Peter Drucker

80. The Ring of Truth by Philip Morrison

81. Timeaus by Plato

82. Republic by Plato

83. The Anti-Federalist Papers by Ralph Ketcham (Ed)

84. The Blind Watchmaker by Richard Dawkins

85. The Selfish Gene by Richard Dawkins

86. The Character of Physical Law by Richard Feynman

87. QED by Richard Feynman

88. Eye and Brain by Richard Gregory

89. The Passion of the Western Mind by Richard Tarnas

90. New World, New Mind by Robert Ornstein & Paul Erlich

91. Visual Thinking by Rudolf Arnheim

92. Mindstorms by Seymour Papert

93. The Childrens’ Machine by Seymour Papert

94. Nurtured by Love by Shinichi Suzuki

95. Zen Mind, Beginners’ Mind by Shunryu Suzuki

96. The Psychology of Literacy by Silvia Scribner & Mike Cole

97. The Inner Game of Tennis by Tim Gallwey

98. Common Sense by Tom Paine

99. The Rights of Man by Tom Paine

100. The Age of Reason by Tom Paine

101. Vehicles by Valentino Braitenberg

102. Science is not Enough by Vannevar Bush

103. The Living Brain by W. Gray Walter

104. Molecular Biology Of The Gene by Jim Watson

105. Mythology by Edith Hamilton

106. Computation: Finite And Infinite Machines by Marvin Minsky

107. 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea by Jules Verne.

108. The Organ-Builder by François Bédos de Celles


Image: By Marcin Wichary from San Francisco, U.S.A. — Alan Kay, CC BY 2.0,

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