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Philosophy & Religion - I read therefore I am.

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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

Paperback

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

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Confucius: A Throneless King

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Confucius: A Throneless King

Meher McArthur (Pacific Asian Museum)

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Oriental & Indian philosophy; Religion & beliefs

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An illuminating study of Confucius's philosophical and ethical teachings. [more]

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Becoming Human by Design

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Becoming Human by Design

Tony Fry

Product design; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Social impact of environmental issues

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The last in Tony Fry's trilogy of books published by Berg continues his radical rethinking of design. Becoming Human by Design... [more]

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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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Post-God Nation: How Religion Fell Off The Radar in Australia - and What Might be Done To Get It Back On

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Post-God Nation: How Religion Fell Off The Radar in Australia - and What...

Roy Williams

History; Religious issues & debates; Christianity

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At the time of Federation 98% of Australians identified themselves as Christians. Now only 8% say they regularly go to Church.... [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 Quest for a Moral Compass: A Global History of Ethics

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The Quest for a Moral Compass: A Global History of Ethics

Kenan Malik

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

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A history that has never been told before: the story of the global search for moral truth. [more]

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Christendom Destroyed: Europe 1517-1648

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Christendom Destroyed: Europe 1517-1648

Mark Greengrass

History; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; History of religion; Advocate - History

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Offers a study of 16th and 17th century Europe and the fundamental changes which led to the collapse of Christendom and established... [more]

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Alpha God: The Psychology of Religious Violence and Oppression

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Alpha God: The Psychology of Religious Violence and Oppression

Hector A. Garcia

Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Psychology; Social, group or collective psychology

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This book uses evolutionary psychology as a lens to explain religious violence and oppression. The author, a clinical psychologist,... [more]

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The Book of the People: How to Read the Bible

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The Book of the People: How to Read the Bible

A N Wilson

Religion & beliefs; Abbey's Double Rewards; Advocate - Religion

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In The Book of the People A. N. Wilson explores how readers and thinkers have approached the Bible, and how it might be read... [more]

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The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism is Changing Ideas About Living Ethically

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The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism is Changing Ideas About...

Peter Singer

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

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From the ethicist the New Yorker calls the most influential living philosopher, a new way of thinking about living ethically... [more]

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Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now

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Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now

Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Religion & beliefs; Religious issues & debates; Islam

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As the world reels from the Charlie Hebdo-related murders, Ayaan Hirsi Ali the brilliant, charismatic and controversial bestselling... [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 Ancient Art of Growing Old

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The Ancient Art of Growing Old

Tom Payne

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

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Presented in an accessible and playful tone, this book deals with ancient attitudes to ageing, supplemented by a translation.... [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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Mannix

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Mannix

Brenda Niall

Biography; Biography: religious & spiritual; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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Daniel Mannix, Archbishop of Melbourne from 1917 until his death, aged ninety-nine, in 1963, was a towering figure in Melbourne's... [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]

$19.95

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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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Poser: My Life in Twenty-Three Yoga Poses

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Poser: My Life in Twenty-Three Yoga Poses

Claire Dederer

Memoirs; Religion & beliefs; Exercise & workout books

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After throwing her back out, Dederer was told to try yoga. Over the next decade, she would become fast friends with some poses... [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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A Dictionary of Hinduism

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A Dictionary of Hinduism

W. J. Johnson

Reference works; Religion & beliefs; Hinduism

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With almost 2,800 entries on all aspects of Hinduism, this is the most up-to-date and comprehensive dictionary of its kind.... [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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Bible Prophecies: Faith, History & Hope

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Bible Prophecies: Faith, History & Hope

Time Inc

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

Hardback

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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