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Table of Contents
|Slang and Language Change|
|The Genius Within|
|Social Status: Flaunting Your Success|
|The Art of Marketing in Global Culture|
|The Science of Love|
|Mission to Mars|
|Big Brother and the Surveillance Society|
|The Evolution of Money|
|The Fountain of Youth|
|Academic Word List|
|CD/DVD Tracking Guides|
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