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History of Western philosophy

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Nietzsche's New Darwinism

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Nietzsche's New Darwinism

John Richardson

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Philosophy of science; Evolution

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Nietzsche wrote in a scientific culture transformed by Darwin. This book argues that Nietzsche was deeply influenced by Darwin.... [more]

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Philosophical Investigations

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Philosophical Investigations

Ludwig Wittgenstein

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

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In this definitive new en face German-English edition, Wittgenstein experts Peter Hacker and Joachim Schulte have incorporated... [more]

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Epicureanism

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Epicureanism

Tim O'Keefe

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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The Epicurean school of philosophy was one of the dominant philosophies of the Hellenistic period. Founded by Epicurus of... [more]

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Ecce Homo: How To Become What You Are

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Ecce Homo: How To Become What You Are

Friedrich Nietzsche

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

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Ecce Homo is an autobiography like no other. Nietzsche passes under review all his previous books and reaches a final reckoning... [more]

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The Nicomachean Ethics

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The Nicomachean Ethics

Aristotle

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

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In the Nicomachean Ethics Aristotle examines the nature of happiness, which he defines as a specially good kind of life. He... [more]

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Autobiography

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Autobiography

Bertrand Russell

Biography; Autobiography: general; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

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An autobiography of Russell that offers readers the story of his life - introducing the people, events and influences that... [more]

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Repetition and Philosophical Crumbs

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Repetition and Philosophical Crumbs

Soren Kierkegaard, Edward F. Mooney

Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Philosophy: aesthetics; Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy of religion

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These two complementary works give the reader a unique insight into the breadth and substance of Kierkegaard's thought. One... [more]

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Letters concerning the English Nation

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Letters concerning the English Nation

Voltaire

Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900

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The fruit of Voltaire's 3-year exile in England, these enthralling essays celebrate the openness and freedom of 18th Century... [more]

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Phaedrus

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Phaedrus

Plato

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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Phaedrus is widely recognized as one of Plato's most profound and beautiful works. It takes the form of a dialogue between... [more]

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The Transparency of Evil: Essays on Extreme Phenomena

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The Transparency of Evil: Essays on Extreme Phenomena

Jean Baudrillard

Philosophy; Deconstructionism, Structuralism, Post-structuralism; Cultural studies

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Part of Radical Thinkers series, this work presents key texts by philosophers and thinkers. It offers a postmodernist philosopher's... [more]

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The First Philosophers: The Presocratics and Sophists

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The First Philosophers: The Presocratics and Sophists

Robin Waterfield

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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Examines the first philosophers. Through Heraclitus' enigmatic sayings, the poetry of Parmenides and Empedocles, and Zeno's... [more]

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Aristotle's Prior Analytics book I: Translated with an introduction and commentary

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Aristotle's Prior Analytics book I: Translated with an introduction and...

Gisela Striker (Harvard University)

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Philosophy: logic

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The Prior Analytics marks the beginning of formal logic, and is one of the most influential works in the history of thought.... [more]

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The Politics

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The Politics

Aristotle

Literary essays; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Political science & theory

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An English translation of one of the most influential texts in the history of political thought, which raises issues about... [more]

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The Basic Writings of Bertrand Russell

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The Basic Writings of Bertrand Russell

Bertrand Russell

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy

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Basic Writings of Bertrand Russell . [more]

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Unpopular Essays

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Unpopular Essays

Bertrand Russell

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy

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Characteristic and self-revealing, this book was written to combat the growth in Dogmatism. [more]

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A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy

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A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy

William B. Irvine

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Popular philosophy

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Using the psychological insights and the practical techniques of the ancient Roman Stoics, Irvine offers a road map for anyone... [more]

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Introducing Nietzsche: A Graphic Guide

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Introducing Nietzsche: A Graphic Guide

Laurence Gane, Piero

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900

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It is difficult to overestimate the importance of Friedrich Nietzsche for our epoch. This title serves as a guide to the philosopher.... [more]

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Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion, and The Natural History of Religion

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Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion, and The Natural History of Religion...

David Hume

History of Western philosophy; Philosophy of religion

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Originally published: Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. [more]

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Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Book for Everyone and Nobody

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Thus Spoke Zarathustra: A Book for Everyone and Nobody

Friedrich Nietzsche

Prose: non-fiction; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Humanist & secular alternatives to religion

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In Thus Spoke Zarathustra Nietzsche addresses the problem of how to live a fulfilling life in a world without meaning, in... [more]

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Twilight of the Idols

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Twilight of the Idols

Friedrich Nietzsche

Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900

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A grand declaration of war, this 1888 polemic examines what we worship and why. Intended by Nietzsche as an introduction... [more]

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Timaeus and Critias

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Timaeus and Critias

Plato

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology

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A Socratic dialogue in two parts. It begins with a theoretical exposition of the cosmos and his story describing the creation... [more]

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Discourses and Selected Writings

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Discourses and Selected Writings

Epictetus

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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Epictetus, a Greek stoic and freed slave, ran a thriving philosophy school in Nicropolis in the early second century AD. Together... [more]

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The Rise of Modern Philosophy: A New History of Western Philosophy, Volume 3

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The Rise of Modern Philosophy: A New History of Western Philosophy, Volume...

Anthony Kenny (University of Oxford)

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; History of ideas

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Anthony Kenny's engaging new history of Western philosophy now advances... [more]

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Dialogues and Essays

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Dialogues and Essays

Seneca

Literary essays; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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Stoic philosopher and tutor to the young emperor Nero, Seneca wrote moral essays - exercises in practical philosophy - on... [more]

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An Essay concerning Human Understanding

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An Essay concerning Human Understanding

John Locke

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind

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In his Essay, John Locke sets out his theory of knowledge and how we acquire it. He shows how all our ideas are grounded... [more]

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