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History of Western philosophy

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Infinite Thought: Truth and the Return to Philosophy

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Infinite Thought: Truth and the Return to Philosophy

Alain Badiou

Literary theory; Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

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This translation first published: London: Continuum, 2003. [more]

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The Universal Exception

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The Universal Exception

Slavoj Zizek

Film theory & criticism; Literary theory; Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Cultural studies

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Bringing together a selection of Slavoj Zizek's major writings on politics, this book includes his interventions on such world... [more]

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Thomas Aquinas's Summa Theologiae: A Guide and Commentary

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Thomas Aquinas's Summa Theologiae: A Guide and Commentary

Brian Davies

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance, c 500 to c 1600; Christian theology

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This book is a detailed introduction to and discussion of Thomas Aquinas's best-known and most influential work: the Summa... [more]

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The Cave And The Light

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The Cave And The Light

Arthur Herman

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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Unlearning with Hannah Arendt

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Unlearning with Hannah Arendt

Marie Luise Knott

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Social & political philosophy; Political science & theory

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A fascinating and intensely readable examination of Hannah Arendt's life and philosophy, focusing in particular on the controversy... [more]

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Introduction to Metaphysics: Second Edition

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Introduction to Metaphysics: Second Edition

Martin Heidegger

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology

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Features a revised and expanded translators' introduction and an updated translation, as well as the English versions of author's... [more]

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Natural Questions

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Natural Questions

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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Lucius Annaeus Seneca (4 BCE-65 CE) was a Roman Stoic philosopher, dramatist, statesman, and adviser to the emperor Nero,... [more]

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Letters from a Stoic: Epistulae Morales Ad Lucilium

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Letters from a Stoic: Epistulae Morales Ad Lucilium

Seneca

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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Selected from the Epistulae Morales ad Lucilium, this title presents a set of 'essays in disguise' from one of the insightful... [more]

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Meditations

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Meditations

Marcus Aurelius

Prose: non-fiction; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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Offers a range of spiritual reflections and exercises developed as the leader struggled to understand himself and make sense... [more]

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The Art of Travel

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The Art of Travel

Alain de Botton

Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Provides an insight into everything from holiday romance to hotel mini-bars, airports to sight-seeing. This book suggests... [more]

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Aspiring to Fullness in a Secular Age: Essays on Religion and Theology in the Work of Charles Taylor

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Aspiring to Fullness in a Secular Age: Essays on Religion and Theology in...

Carlos D. Colorado, Justin D Klassen

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

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Aspiring to Fullness in a Secular Age, whose title is inspired by Charles Taylor's magisterial A Secular Age, offers a host... [more]

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Confessions

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Confessions

Augustine

Autobiography: general; Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; History; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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Confessions is a spiritual autobiography of Augustine's early life, family, associations, and explorations of alternative... [more]

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Discourses, Fragments, Handbook

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Discourses, Fragments, Handbook

Epictetus

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy

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This is the only complete modern translation of Epictetus's Discourses, together with the Handbook and fragments. A major... [more]

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The Essential Writings of Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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The Essential Writings of Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900

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Translated by Peter ConstantineEdited and with an new introduction by Leo Damrosch'Man is born free, and everywhere he is... [more]

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On the Genealogy of Morals

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On the Genealogy of Morals

Friedrich Nietzsche

Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Ethics & moral philosophy

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Features three essays that offer insights into Nietzsche's theories of morality and human psychology. [more]

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Existentialism and Humanism

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Existentialism and Humanism

Jean-Paul Sartre

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism

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Originally delivered as a lecture in Paris in 1945, Existentialism and Humanism is Sartre's seminal defence of his original... [more]

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The Concept of Anxiety: A Simple Psychologically Oriented Deliberation in View of the Dogmatic Problem of Hereditary Sin

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The Concept of Anxiety: A Simple Psychologically Oriented Deliberation in...

Soren Kierkegaard

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Philosophy of mind; Philosophy of religion

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This first new translation of Kierkegaard's masterwork in a generation brings an essential work of modern philosophy to vivid... [more]

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Life Lessons from Hobbes

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Life Lessons from Hobbes

Hannah Dawson, The School of Life

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Popular philosophy

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Life lessons from Hobbes, told by Hannah Dawson [more]

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Life Lessons from Nietzsche

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Life Lessons from Nietzsche

John Armstrong, The School of Life

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Popular philosophy

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Essential life lessons from Nietzsche, one of life's Great Thinkers, brought to you by philosopher John Armstrong [more]

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Introducing Existentialism: A Graphic Guide

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Introducing Existentialism: A Graphic Guide

Richard Appignanesi, Oscar Zarate

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism

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An erudite investigation of the philosophical and cultural movement that prioritises individual experience. [more]

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Phenomenology of Perception

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Phenomenology of Perception

Maurice Merleau-Ponty

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism

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First published in 1945, Maurice Merleau-Ponty's monumental book signalled the arrival of a major new philosophical and intellectual... [more]

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Cicero's Pro L. Murena Oratio

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Cicero's Pro L. Murena Oratio

Elaine Fantham (Former Giger Professor of Latin, Former Giger Professor of Latin, Princeton University)

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; History; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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This text provides a long-overdue pedagogical commentary on Cicero's Pro L. Muerna Oratio [more]

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The Evolution of Modern Metaphysics: Making Sense of Things

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The Evolution of Modern Metaphysics: Making Sense of Things

A. W. Moore (University of Oxford)

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology

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This book charts the evolution of metaphysics since Descartes, providing an unusually wide-ranging history that includes both... [more]

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The Undiscovered Self

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The Undiscovered Self

Carl Gustav Jung, Carl Gustav Jung

Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Psychology

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Jung explains the essence of his teachings for a readership unfamiliar with his ideas, highlighting the importance of individual... [more]

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Myth and Meaning

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Myth and Meaning

Claude Levi-Strauss

Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Society & Social Sciences; Anthropology

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In addresses written for a wide general audience, one of the twentieth century's most prominent thinkers, Claude Levi-Strauss,... [more]

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