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Atheist Overreach: What Atheism Can't Deliver

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Atheist Overreach: What Atheism Can't Deliver

Christian Smith

Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Religion: general; Agnosticism & atheism; Human rights

Hardback

In recent years atheism has become ever more visible, acceptable, and influential. Atheist apologists have become increasingly... [more]

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Longing for the Lost Caliphate: A Transregional History

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Longing for the Lost Caliphate: A Transregional History

Mona Hassan

History; Middle Eastern history; Islam; Islamic studies

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In the United States and Europe, the word caliphate has conjured historically romantic and increasingly pernicious associations.... [more]

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Revival from Below: The Deoband Movement and Global Islam

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Revival from Below: The Deoband Movement and Global Islam

Brannon D. Ingram

Middle Eastern history; Religion & beliefs; Sufism & Islamic mysticism

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The Deoband movement - a revivalist movement within Sunni Islam that quickly spread from colonial India to Pakistan, Afghanistan,... [more]

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Midlife: A Philosophical Guide

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Midlife: A Philosophical Guide

Kieran Setiya

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy

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Philosophical wisdom and practical advice for overcoming the problems of... [more]

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The Exodus

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The Exodus

Richard Elliott Friedman

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Religion & beliefs; Judaism

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The Exodus has become a core tradition of Western civilization. Millions read it, retell it, and celebrate it. But did it... [more]

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Purpose and Desire: What Makes Something  Alive  and Why Modern Darwinism Has Failed to Explain It

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Purpose and Desire: What Makes Something Alive and Why Modern Darwinism...

J. Scott Turner

Religion & science; Mathematics & Sciences

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A professor, biologist, and physiologist argues that modern Darwinism's materialist and mechanistic biases have led to a scientific... [more]

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When All Else Fails: The Ethics of Resistance to State Injustice

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When All Else Fails: The Ethics of Resistance to State Injustice

Jason Brennan

Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Civil rights & citizenship

Hardback

Why you have the right to resist unjust government The economist Albert O. Hirschman famously argued that citizens of democracies... [more]

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The Death of the Gods: The New Global Power Grab

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The Death of the Gods: The New Global Power Grab

Carl Miller

Popular philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Political science & theory; Impact of science & technology on society

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From a cyber-crime raid in suburbia to the engine rooms of Silicon Valley, and from the digital soldiers of Berkshire to the... [more]

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Phenomenology in France: A Philosophical and Theological Introduction

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Phenomenology in France: A Philosophical and Theological Introduction

Steven DeLay

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism

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This book is an introduction to French phenomenology in the post-1945 period. While many of phenomenology's greatest thinkers-Husserl,... [more]

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Why Read Hannah Arendt Now?

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Why Read Hannah Arendt Now?

Richard J. Bernstein

Philosophy; Political science & theory

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Recently there has been an extraordinary international revival of interest in Hannah Arendt. She was extremely perceptive... [more]

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NIV Ruby Pocket Bible: Pink Glitter

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NIV Ruby Pocket Bible: Pink Glitter

New International Version

Religion & beliefs; Bibles

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Be inspired by the wisdom of the Scriptures in this special ruby anniversary edition of the NIV Bible. [more]

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The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple

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The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple

Jeff Guinn

Biography: religious & spiritual; True crime; History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Contemporary non-Christian & para-Christian cults & sects

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A comprehensive, authoritatve story of preacher Jim Jones, who was responsible for the largest murder-suicide in American... [more]

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Buddhism Plain and Simple: The Practice of Being Aware Right Now, Every Day

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Buddhism Plain and Simple: The Practice of Being Aware Right Now, Every...

Steve Hagen

Religion & beliefs

Paperback

This is the clearest and most precise exposition of Buddhism I have ever read. If you're looking for enlightenment rather... [more]

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The Book of Common Prayer: A Very Short Introduction

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The Book of Common Prayer: A Very Short Introduction

Brian Cummings (Anniversary Professor at the University of York)

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Church history; Anglican & Episcopalian Churches, Church of England; Christian prayerbooks

Paperback

The Book of Common Prayer is one of the most influential books in history. Brian Cummings tell its fascinating story, charting... [more]

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Pagan Portals: Poppets and Magical Dolls: Dolls for spellwork, witchcraft and seasonal celebrations

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Pagan Portals: Poppets and Magical Dolls: Dolls for spellwork, witchcraft...

Lucya Starza

Alternative belief systems

Paperback

A history of and a practical guide to the uses of poppets and magical dolls in sympathetic magic. [more]

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Is Gender Fluid?: A primer for the 21st century

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Is Gender Fluid?: A primer for the 21st century

Sally Hines (University of Leeds UK)

History of Western philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies, gender groups; Gay & Lesbian studies

Paperback

One of four titles in Thames & Hudson's innovative new `Big Idea' series, this intelligent, stimulating book assesses the... [more]

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Is Democracy Failing?: A primer for the 21st century

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Is Democracy Failing?: A primer for the 21st century

Niheer Dasandi

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Central government

Paperback

One of four titles in Thames & Hudson's innovative new `Big Idea' series, this book explores and interrogates each form of... [more]

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Is Capitalism Working?: A primer for the 21st century

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Is Capitalism Working?: A primer for the 21st century

Jacob Field

Reference works; Philosophy; Politics & government; Business & management

Paperback

One of four titles in Thames & Hudson's innovative new `Big Idea' series, this incisive discussion of capitalism breaks down... [more]

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What Is Philosophy for?

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What Is Philosophy for?

Mary Midgley

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy

Paperback

Why should anybody take an interest in philosophy? Is it just another detailed study like metallurgy? Or is it similar to... [more]

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The Art of Logic: How to Make Sense in a World that Doesn't

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The Art of Logic: How to Make Sense in a World that Doesn't

Eugenia Cheng

Philosophy: logic; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical logic; Popular science

Paperback

Emotions are powerful. In newspaper headlines and on social media, they have become the primary way of understanding the world.... [more]

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Philosophy

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Philosophy

Jeremy Stangroom

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Hardback

From the classical thinkers to modern economic theories, and from the advances in psychology to the cutting-edge of postmodernist... [more]

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Can Democracy Work?: A Short History of a Radical Idea, from Ancient Athens to Our World

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Can Democracy Work?: A Short History of a Radical Idea, from Ancient Athens...

Prof. James Miller (Professor of Economics and International Affairs, George Washington University)

Social & cultural history; Popular philosophy; History of ideas; Politics & government; Political structures: democracy

Hardback

Is democracy a force for good or something much more dangerous? [more]

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Atheism

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Atheism

Jeff Love

Philosophy; Agnosticism & atheism

Hardback

Atheism is an erudite and open-ended exploration of profound questions of estrangement, death, suicide, and the infinite that... [more]

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A Field Guide to the English Clergy: A Compendium of Diverse Eccentrics, Pirates, Prelates and Adventurers; All Anglican, Some Even Practising

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A Field Guide to the English Clergy: A Compendium of Diverse Eccentrics,...

The Revd Fergus Butler-Gallie

Biography: religious & spiritual; History; Religion: general; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects; Humour

Hardback

The Archbishop of York's behaviour was 'never that expected of a cleric, rarely that expected of a pirate'... [more]

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Memento Mori: What the Romans Can Tell Us About Old Age and Death

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Memento Mori: What the Romans Can Tell Us About Old Age and Death

Peter Jones

History; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Psychology of ageing

Hardback

A revealing and entertaining guide to how the Romans confronted their own mortality and the problems of old age, from the... [more]

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