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The Wave

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The Wave

Todd Strasser

Fiction & Literature; Religion & beliefs

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Tells the story of a high school history class experiment that frighteningly demonstrated the power of fascism. [more]

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Beyond Literal Belief: Religion as Metaphor

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Beyond Literal Belief: Religion as Metaphor

David Tacey

Religion & beliefs

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Biblical stories are metaphorical. They may have been accepted as factual hundreds of years ago, but today they cannot be... [more]

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The Hidden Pleasures of Life: A New Way of Remembering the Past and Imagining the Future

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The Hidden Pleasures of Life: A New Way of Remembering the Past and Imagining...

Theodore Zeldin

Popular philosophy; Health & Self-Help

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An indispensable guide to living a full life from the bestselling author of An Intimate History of Humanity. [more]

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Freedom Regained: The Possibility of Free Will

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Freedom Regained: The Possibility of Free Will

Julian Baggini

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Popular philosophy

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A smart, engaging and thought-provoking exploration of the concept of free will, from one of Britain's most respected and... [more]

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The Challenge of Things: Thinking Through Troubled Times

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The Challenge of Things: Thinking Through Troubled Times

A. C. Grayling

Prose: non-fiction; Philosophy

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Grayling's recent writings on the world in a time of war and conflict. [more]

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The News: A User's Manual

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The News: A User's Manual

Alain de Botton

Journalistic style guides; Philosophy; Popular culture; Media studies

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Looks at the manic and peculiar positions that 'the news' occupies in our lives. Mixing current affairs with philosophical... [more]

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The Soul of the Marionette: A Short Enquiry into Human Freedom

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The Soul of the Marionette: A Short Enquiry into Human Freedom

John Gray

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Popular philosophy

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Draws together the religious, philosophic and fantastical traditions that question the very idea of freedom. We flatter ourselves... [more]

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Potiphar's Wife: The Vatican's Secret and Child Sexual Abuse

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Potiphar's Wife: The Vatican's Secret and Child Sexual Abuse

Kieran Tapsell

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Child abuse; Law & society

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The cover-up of child sexual abuse by the Catholic Church has been occurring under the pontificate of six popes since 1922.... [more]

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For Christ's Sake: End Sexual Abuse in the Catholic Church... for Good

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For Christ's Sake: End Sexual Abuse in the Catholic Church... for Good

Bishop Geoffrey Robinson

Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Sexual abuse & harassment

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Sexual abuse within the Catholic Church has been nothing short of an epidemic of catastrophic proportions. Bishop Robinson... [more]

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Joseph Anton

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Joseph Anton

Salman Rushdie

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Memoirs; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Ethical issues: censorship; Freedom of information & freedom of speech

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In 1989, Rushdie received a telephone call from a journalist who told the author that he had been sentenced to death by... [more]

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Absolute Monarchs: A History of the Papacy

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Absolute Monarchs: A History of the Papacy

John Julius Norwich

General & world history; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian leaders & leadership; Religious & spiritual leaders

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From a legendary British historian and author of the classic three-volume series Byzantium and A History of Venice comes... [more]

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Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalem: How Religion Drove the Voyages That Led to America

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Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalem: How Religion Drove the Voyages That...

Carol Delaney

History; History of the Americas; Historical geography; History of religion; Christianity; Geographical discovery & exploration

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Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalem is not an apologist's take, but a clear-eyed, thought-provoking, and timely reappraisal... [more]

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The Secret Language of Churches & Cathedrals: Decoding the Sacred Symbolism of Christianity's Holy Buildings

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The Secret Language of Churches & Cathedrals: Decoding the Sacred Symbolism...

Richard Stemp

Religious buildings; Religion & beliefs; Self-help & personal development

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Discover the hidden symbols and complex layers of meaning in the structure and decoration of some of the world's most beautiful... [more]

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The Element Encyclopedia of Birthdays

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The Element Encyclopedia of Birthdays

Theresa Cheung

Religion & beliefs; Fortune-telling & divination

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Did you know that your birthday can give you surprising details about your personality profile, your ideal partner, and your... [more]

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Bible Prophecies: Faith, History & Hope

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Bible Prophecies: Faith, History & Hope

Time Inc

Religion & beliefs; Aspects of religion (non-Christian)

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The rise and fall of ancient kingdoms ... God's promise to send a Messiah ... these intriguing oracles, and their mysterious... [more]

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Pilgrimage and Faith: Buddhism, Christianity and Islam

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Pilgrimage and Faith: Buddhism, Christianity and Islam

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general

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This book explores pilgrimage as experienced in Buddhist, Christian and Muslim faith communities. It addresses shared goals... [more]

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Zondervan Handbook to the History of Christianity

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Zondervan Handbook to the History of Christianity

Jonathan Hill

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Christianity

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Christianity began with a handful of disciples following an itinerant preacher as he proclaimed the kingdom of God throughout... [more]

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A Canopy of Stars: Some Reflections for the Journey

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A Canopy of Stars: Some Reflections for the Journey

Christopher Gleeson

Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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For more than twenty years Christopher Gleeson was at the head of two Jesuit school communities. Over that time, he was called... [more]

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The Joy of Living and Dying in Peace

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The Joy of Living and Dying in Peace

Religion & beliefs; Buddhism

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Biblical World: Illustrated Atlas

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Biblical World: Illustrated Atlas

Jean Paul Isbouts

Religion & beliefs

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Between Levinas and Lacan: Self, Other, Ethics

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Between Levinas and Lacan: Self, Other, Ethics

Mari Ruti

Literary theory; Philosophy; Deconstructionism, Structuralism, Post-structuralism; Social & political philosophy; Advocate - Philosophy

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Levinas and Lacan, two giants of contemporary theory, represent schools of thought that seem poles apart. In this major new... [more]

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Voltaire's Revolution: Writings from His Campaign to Free Laws from Religion

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Voltaire's Revolution: Writings from His Campaign to Free Laws from Religion...

G. K. Noyer

Philosophy

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Voltaire, the pen name of Francois-Marie Arouet (1694-1778), was one of the most influential leaders of the French Enlightenment.... [more]

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An Eye for an I: Living Philosophy

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An Eye for an I: Living Philosophy

Robert Spillane

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy & theory of education

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How can we gain insight into and mastery of ourselves? Entering the world of the great philosophers and engaging with them,... [more]

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Animal Ethics: The Basics

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Animal Ethics: The Basics

Tony Miligan

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Animals & society

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Animal Ethics has long been a highly contested area with debates driven by unease about various forms of animal harm, from... [more]

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Philosophy and the Idea of Communism: Alain Badiou in Conversation with Peter Engelmann

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Philosophy and the Idea of Communism: Alain Badiou in Conversation with...

Alain Badiou, Peter Engelmann

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Marxism & Communism

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In a well-known text called 'The Communist Hypothesis', first published in 2007, the renowned philosopher Alain Badiou breathed... [more]

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