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  • Bull and Bear JOHN MICKLETHWAIT, John Micklethwait is the New York bureau chief of the Economist. He is the co-author with Adrian Wooldridge of "The Witch Doctors: Making Sense of the Management Gurus" (Times Business)

  • Sunday in Glastonbury by Robert Bly,

  • Warp-Speed Capitalism ROBERT HEILBRONER, Robert Heilbroner is Norman Thomas professor emeritus at the New School for Social Research in New York and the author of numerous books, including "The Worldly Philosophers" and "Visions of the Future."

  • From Babbitt to Rabbit CHRISTOPHER HITCHENS, Christopher Hitchens is a columnist for Vanity Fair. Among his books are "Prepared For the Worst" and "Blood, Class, and Nostalgia." His book on the Parthenon, "The Elgin Marbles," is due in paperback this month

  • High-Finance Fiction FRANK PARTNOY, Frank Partnoy is the author of "F.I.A.S.C.O.: Blood in the Water on Wall Street" (W.W. Norton) and an assistant professor of law at the University of San Diego School of Law

  • Beauty and the Beast CLIFF STOLL, Cliff Stoll is an astronomer, computer jock and nightly commentator on MSNBC's program "The Site." He is the author of "The Cuckoo's Egg" and "Silicon Snake Oil."

  • The Wired World CAROLYN PFAFF, Carolyn Pfaff is a Paris-based journalist and former European columnist for Advertising Age

  • Of God and the Machine DAVID S. LANDES, David S. Landes is professor emeritus of history and economics at Harvard University. He is the author of, among other works, "The Unbound Prometheus" and "The Wealth and Poverty of Nations: Why Some Are So Rich and Some So Poor," to be published next month by W.W. Norton

  • Reading L.a.

  • Marx Reconsidered: A Symposium HANS MAGNUS ENZENSBERGER and DANIEL BELL and MARTIN MALIA and DAVID HOROWITZ and WILLIAM PFAFF and RUSSELL JACOBY and SIMON LEYS

  • Funny Money NICHOLAS VON HOFFMAN, Nicholas von Hoffman is the author of numerous books, including "Capitalist Fools: Tales of American Business, From Carnegie to Forbes to the Milken Gang."

  • The Wisdom Business : What's Right (and Wrong) With Management Books ANDREW STARK, Andrew Stark teaches management at the University of Toronto. He recently completed a book about conflict of interest in American public life

  • Questions From a Worker Who Reads, by Bertolt Brecht

  • Sotto Voce RICHARD EDER

  • Hard Work and Common Sense ANDREA GABOR, Andrea Gabor is the author of "The Man Who Discovered Quality," a biography of W. Edwards Deming. Her new book, "The Capitalist Philosophers," will be published by Times Books next year

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