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The Road to Character

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The Road to Character

David Brooks

Ethics & moral philosophy; Health & Self-Help; Self-help & personal development

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With an interweaving of politics, spirituality and psychology, this book explains why selflessness leads to greater success.... [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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We flatter ourselves about the nature of free will and yet the most enormous forces - biological, physical, metaphysical -... [more]

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The Girl Who Beat Isis: My Story

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The Girl Who Beat Isis: My Story

Farida Khalaf, Andrea C. Hoffmann

Biography; Memoirs; Middle Eastern history; Religion & politics; Islam

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In August 2014, Farida Khalaf was just a normal Yazidi girl, living in northern Iraq. Then her village was attacked and swiftly... [more]

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Is Your Neighbour a Zombie?: Philosophical Riddles, Paradoxes and Conundrums to Stretch Your Mind

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Is Your Neighbour a Zombie?: Philosophical Riddles, Paradoxes and Conundrums...

Jeremy Stangroom

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Jorge Romero is facing a big problem. His neighbours are convinced he is a soulless zombie. What can he say to persuade them... [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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Cultural Anthropology: The Human Challenge

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Cultural Anthropology: The Human Challenge

William A. Haviland, Dana Walrath, Bunny McBride, Harald Prins

Philosophy; Social & cultural anthropology

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Offering photos, examples, and select studies by anthropologists in a variety of locations around the globe, this text presents... [more]

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Inventors of Ideas: Introduction to Western Political Philosophy

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Inventors of Ideas: Introduction to Western Political Philosophy

Donald Tannenbaum

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Teaching skills & techniques; Politics & government

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Providing a concise chronological introduction to the thought of a broad range of major western political theorists, this... [more]

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Fifty Readings in Philosophy

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Fifty Readings in Philosophy

Donald C Abel

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

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Fifty Readings in Philosophy is a flexible and affordable collection of classic and contemporary primary sources in philosophy.... [more]

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How the French Think: An Affectionate Portrait of an Intellectual People

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How the French Think: An Affectionate Portrait of an Intellectual People...

Sudhir Hazareesingh

History; History of Western philosophy; History of ideas; Advocate - History

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Explores the French commitment to rationalism and ideology, their belief in the State, their cult of heroes and their contempt... [more]

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Ancient Philosophy: A Beginner's Guide

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Ancient Philosophy: A Beginner's Guide

William J. Prior

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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A lively introduction to ancient philosophy and the questions that still send our minds reeling today [more]

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Happiness: A Philosopher's Guide

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Happiness: A Philosopher's Guide

Frederic Lenoir

Philosophy; Health & Self-Help; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

Translation of: Du bonheur: un voyage philosophique. [more]

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Saladin: The Life, the Legend and the Islamic Empire

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Saladin: The Life, the Legend and the Islamic Empire

John Man

Biography: historical, political & military; History; General & world history; Asian history; Islam

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Saladin remains one of the most iconic figures of his age. As the man who united the Arabs and saved Islam from Christian... [more]

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All Things Made New: Writings on the Reformation

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All Things Made New: Writings on the Reformation

Diarmaid MacCulloch

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

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As we approach five-hundredth anniversary of the momentous events which triggered the European Reformation, the author gathers... [more]

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Who Rules the World?

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Who Rules the World?

Noam Chomsky

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political geography

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Internationally renowned political commentator Noam Chomsky examines America's pursuit and exercise of power in a post 9/11... [more]

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Walking with Plato: A Philosophical Hike Through the British Isles

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Walking with Plato: A Philosophical Hike Through the British Isles

Gary Hayden

Popular philosophy; Travel & holiday; Travel writing; Advocate - Travel

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A self-confessed malcontent takes to the road and discovers the joy to be found in the simplest of pursuits [more]

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Seneca: A Life

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Seneca: A Life

Emily Wilson

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; Social & cultural history; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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Philosopher, dramatist, rhetorician, Stoic and pragmatist, Seneca was one of the most contradictory figures in ancient Rome,... [more]

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The Path: A New Way to Think About Everything

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The Path: A New Way to Think About Everything

Michael Puett, Christine Gross-Loh

Oriental & Indian philosophy; Popular philosophy; Health & Self-Help; Self-help & personal development

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In the first book of its kind, The Path draws on the work of six of the great - but largely unknown - Chinese philosophers... [more]

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My Journey Into the Heart of Terror: Ten Days in the Islamic State

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My Journey Into the Heart of Terror: Ten Days in the Islamic State

Jurgen Todenhofer

History; Religious fundamentalism; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Terrorism, armed struggle

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An alarming and enlightening first-hand account of what's really going on behind the borders of the Islamic State. [more]

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The Moral ARC

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The Moral ARC

Michael Shermer

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

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Bestselling author Michael Shermer's exploration of science and morality that demonstrates how the scientific way of thinking... [more]

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Probing Our Judeo-Christian Inheritance (for Freethinkers)

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Probing Our Judeo-Christian Inheritance (for Freethinkers)

Max Burnett

Religion & beliefs

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We are living in the end age of Christianity as we have known it. Our culture needs to be revamped, and we need to question... [more]

$30.00

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The Art of Reading

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The Art of Reading

Damon Young

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

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We are not born readers, we learn to turn words into worlds. But why is fine writing lauded while excellent reading is ignored?... [more]

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Seriously Funny: The Endlessly Quotable Terry Pratchett

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Seriously Funny: The Endlessly Quotable Terry Pratchett

Terry Pratchett

Horror & ghost stories; Fantasy; Fiction-related items; Popular philosophy; Humour collections & anthologies

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'I'll be more enthusiastic about encouraging thinking outside the box when there's evidence of any thinking going on inside... [more]

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Don't Panic!: ISIS, Terror and  the Making of Today's Middle East

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Don't Panic!: ISIS, Terror and the Making of Today's Middle East

Gwynne Dyer

History; Religion & politics; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islamic studies; Terrorist attack

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The entity known (in one of many variants) as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has come to feature regularly in... [more]

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The Witch of Lime Street: Seance, Seduction, and Houdini in the Spirit World

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The Witch of Lime Street: Seance, Seduction, and Houdini in the Spirit World...

David Jaher

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Spiritualism; Psychic powers & psychic phenomena

Hardback

History comes alive in this textured account of the rivalry between Harry Houdini and the so called 'Witch of Lime Street,'... [more]

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So You've Been Publicly Shamed

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So You've Been Publicly Shamed

Jon Ronson

Popular philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Social groups; Impact of science & technology on society; Humour

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From the Sunday Times top-ten bestselling author of The Psychopath Test, a brilliant and hilarious new book exploring the... [more]

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