Ranked: Why Conflict Occurs And How To Resolve Them?

This is a subjective Ranked version of Intriguing Connections: Why Conflict Occurs And How To Resolve Them?


  1. Political Tribes: Group Instinct and the Fate of Nations by Amy Chua
  2. Inventing the Enemy by Umberto Eco
  3. How Emotions Are Made: The Secret Life of the Brain by Lisa Feldman Barrett
  4. A Philosophy of Evil by Lars Svendsen
  5. Corruptible: Who Gets Power and How It Changes Us by Brian Klaas
  6. The Constitution of Knowledge: A Defense of Truth by Jonathan Rauch
  7. The Darwin Economy: Liberty, Competition, and the Common Good by Robert H. Frank
  8. The Myth of Left and Right: How the Political Spectrum Misleads and Harms America by Verlan Lewis, Hyrum Lewis
  9. The End of Gender: Debunking the Myths about Sex and Identity in Our Society by Debra Soh
  10. Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson
  11. Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine by Anne Applebaum
  12. Race And Culture: A World View by Thomas Sowell
  13. Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It by Chris Voss
  14. From Third World to First: The Singapore Story: 1965-2000 by Lee Kuan Yew
  15. Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don't Know by Adam Grant
  16. Hot Buttons: How to Resolve Conflict and Cool Everyone Down by Sybil Evans, Sherry Suib Cohen
  17. The Wolf Age: The Vikings, the Anglo-Saxons and the Battle for the North Sea Empire by Tore Skeie
  18. Hybrid Warfare: The Russian Approach to Strategic Competition & Conventional Military Conflict by Curtis L. Fox
  19. SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome by Mary Beard
  20. Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World by Bruce Schneier
  21. The Crisis of Islam: Holy War and Unholy Terror by Bernard Lewis
  22. Chip War: The Fight for the World's Most Critical Technology by Chris Miller
  23. Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman
  24. The Evolution of God by Robert Wright
  25. Why Societies Need Dissent by Cass R. Sunstein
  26. The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli
  27. Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin To Munger by Peter Bevelin
  28. Tibet on Fire: Self-Immolations Against Chinese Rule by Tsering Woeser
  29. Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men by Caroline Criado Pérez
  30. The Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World by Stewart Patrick
  31. The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power by Shoshana Zuboff
  32. The Code of Capital: How the Law Creates Wealth and Inequality by Katharina Pistor
  33. The Secret Network of Nature: Trees, Animals, and the Extraordinary Balance of All Living Things-- Stories from Science and Observation by Peter Wohlleben
  34. Islam: A Short History by Karen Armstrong
  35. The Invention of the Land of Israel: From Holy Land to Homeland by Shlomo Sand
  36. Woke Racism: How a New Religion Has Betrayed Black America by John McWhorter
  37. The Possibility Principle: How Quantum Physics Can Improve the Way You Think, Live, and Love by Mel Schwartz
  38. The Horde: How the Mongols Changed the World by Marie Favereau
  39. The New Chinese Empire: And What It Means For The United States by Ross Terrill
  40. Desert Queen: The Extraordinary Life of Gertrude Bell: Adventurer, Adviser to Kings, Ally of Lawrence of Arabia by Janet Wallach
  41. I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life by Ed Yong
  42. Windfall: The Booming Business of Global Warming by McKenzie Funk
  43. Globalization and Its Discontents Revisited: Anti-Globalization in the Era of Trump by Joseph E. Stiglitz
  44. The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Dueling Visions to Shape Tomorrow's World by Charles C. Mann
  45. Fight Club Politics: How Partisanship Is Poisoning the U.S. House of Representatives by Juliet Eilperin
  46. The Selfish Gene by Richard Dawkins
  47. When Women Ruled The World by Maureen Quilligan
  48. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson
  49. A Little History of the World by E.H. Gombrich
  50. Class Struggle Unionism by Joe Burns
  51. Freefall: America, Free Markets, and the Sinking of the World Economy by Joseph E. Stiglitz
  52. Theory and Reality: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Science by Peter Godfrey-Smith
  53. The Gulag Archipelago [Volume 1]: An Experiment in Literary Investigation by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
  54. The Gulag Archipelago [Volume 2]: An Experiment in Literary Investigation by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
  55. The Gulag Archipelago [Volume 3]: An Experiment in Literary Investigation by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
  56. The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz by Erik Larson
  57. Indonesia, Etc.: Exploring the Improbable Nation by Elizabeth Pisani
  58. The Mandela Revolution: A British Soldier's Inside View of His Rise to Power by Huw Lawford
  59. The Perdiccas Years, 323–320 BC: Alexander's Successors at War by Tristan Hughes
  60. October: The Story of the Russian Revolution by China Miéville
  61. Black Sea by Neal Ascherson
  62. The Battle of the Little Bighorn: A Good Day To Die by Francis Hayes

Fiction
  1. Berlin by Jason Lutes
  2. A Voracious Grief by Lindsey Lamh
  3. Elektra by Jennifer Saint