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Touching a Nerve: Our Brains, Our Selves

Touching a Nerve: Our Brains, Our Selves

Patricia S. Churchland

Philosophy; Popular science; Neurosciences

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A trailblazing philosopher's exploration of the latest brain science - and its ethical and practical implications. [more]

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Ponderables - Philosophy

Ponderables - Philosophy

Tom Jackson

Philosophy

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Here is the essential guide to philosophy, an authoritative yet fun reference book and timeline on the compilation of human... [more]

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Socrates: A Man for Our Times

Socrates: A Man for Our Times

Paul Johnson

Biography: general; Biography: historical, political & military; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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In his highly acclaimed style, historian Johnson masterfully disentangles centuries of scarce sources to offer a riveting... [more]

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It Started with Copernicus: Vital Questions About Science

It Started with Copernicus: Vital Questions About Science

Keith Parsons

Philosophy; Science: general issues; Philosophy of science

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A unique approach to the philosophy of science that focuses on the liveliest and most important controversies surrounding... [more]

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To Save Everything, Click Here: Technology, Solutionism, and the Urge to Fix Problems that Don't Exist

To Save Everything, Click Here: Technology, Solutionism, and the Urge to...

Evgeny Morozov

Social & political philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Political structures: totalitarianism & dictatorship; Political control & freedoms; Internet & WWW industries; Impact of science & technology on society; Computing: general

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Our gadgets are getting smarter. Technology can log what we buy, customize what we consume and enable us to save and share... [more]

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Born Bad: Original Sin and the Making of the Western World

Born Bad: Original Sin and the Making of the Western World

James Boyce

Biography: general; Anthologies (non-poetry); Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; History; Social & cultural history; Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Christianity; Cultural studies

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'The purpose of this book is not to defend or condemn the Western creation story, but to challenge the assumption that its... [more]

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Reckoning: The Catholic Church and Child Sexual Abuse

Reckoning: The Catholic Church and Child Sexual Abuse

Chris McGillion, Damian Grace

Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian institutions & organisations; Child abuse

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The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse has focused more public attention on the Catholic... [more]

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50 Great Myths About Religions

50 Great Myths About Religions

John Morreall, Tamara Sonn

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general

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50 Great Myths about Religions is an intriguing, informative, and often humorous introduction to some of the long standing... [more]

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The Prince: Faith, Abuse and George Pell

The Prince: Faith, Abuse and George Pell

David Marr

Biography: religious & spiritual; History; Religion & politics; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Cultural studies

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David Marr's explosive bestseller, now expanded and updated. The leading Catholic in the nation and spiritual adviser to Tony... [more]

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Nature's God: The Heretical Origins of the American Republic

Nature's God: The Heretical Origins of the American Republic

Matthew Stewart

History; History of the Americas; Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Miscellaneous items

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Where did the ideas come from that became the cornerstone of American democracy? Not only the erudite Thomas Jefferson, the... [more]

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The Cave and the Light: Plato versus Aristotle, and the Struggle for the Soul of Western Civilization

The Cave and the Light: Plato versus Aristotle, and the Struggle for the...

Arthur Herman

History; General & world history; Classical history & classical civilisation; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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Herman reveals how two Greek philosophers, Plato and Aristotle, became the twin fountainheads of Western culture, and tells... [more]

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

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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On Marx: Revolutionary and Utopian

On Marx: Revolutionary and Utopian

Alan Ryan

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Political parties

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Both a lucid short introduction and asubtle demolition of the philosopherwhose theories were treated as near-divineby those... [more]

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The Sacred History: How Angels, Mystics and Higher Intelligence Made Our World

The Sacred History: How Angels, Mystics and Higher Intelligence Made Our...

Jonathan Black

History; General & world history; Mysticism

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The Sacred History is an account of the workings of the supernatural in history. It tells the epic story of angels, from Creation,... [more]

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

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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How to be an Agnostic

How to be an Agnostic

Mark Vernon

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Agnosticism & atheism

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The authentic spiritual quest is marked not by certainties but by questions and doubt. Mark Vernon -- who was a priest, and... [more]

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Divine Vintage: Following the Wine Trail from Genesis to the Modern Age

Divine Vintage: Following the Wine Trail from Genesis to the Modern Age...

Joel Butler, Randall Heskett

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; History: specific events & topics; History of religion; Christianity; Bibles; Cookery, food & drink; Alcoholic beverages; Wines

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From Shiraz to Chardonnay, wine has been an essential part of the religious experience for millennia. In Divine Vintage, wine... [more]

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Nazis and the Occult: The Dark Forces Unleashed by the Third Reich

Nazis and the Occult: The Dark Forces Unleashed by the Third Reich

Paul Roland

History; First World War; Second World War; Occult studies; Fascism & Nazism

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This book explains how an ill-educated, unbalanced World War I veteran and ex-vagrant mesmerized an entire nation, why the... [more]

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

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

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

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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Prophets Seers & Visionaries

Prophets Seers & Visionaries

Melanie King

Religion & beliefs; Clairvoyance & precognition; Mysticism, magic & ritual

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A Brief History of the Freemasons

A Brief History of the Freemasons

Jasper Ridley

History: specific events & topics; Religion & beliefs; Freemasonry & secret societies

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The history of the Freemasons has been often shrouded in mystery and suspicion. Since 1717, with the establishment of Grand... [more]

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Pilgrimage and Faith: Buddhism, Christianity and Islam

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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Freemasonry: Symbols, Secrets, Significance

Freemasonry: Symbols, Secrets, Significance

W.Kirk MacNulty

Religion & beliefs; Freemasonry & secret societies

Hardback

Written by a practising Freemason, this illustrated survey explores the origins, history, beliefs and symbolism of the famously... [more]

$49.95  $25.00

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