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Philosophy & Religion

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Not Working: Why We Have to Stop

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Not Working: Why We Have to Stop

Josh Cohen

Popular philosophy; Psychology; Popular psychology

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'To do nothing at all is the most difficult thing in the world.' Oscar Wilde... [more]

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An Introduction to the Philosophy of Time

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An Introduction to the Philosophy of Time

Sam Baron, Kristie Miller

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Time (chronology), time systems & standards

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Time is central to our lived experience of the world. Yet it is difficult to reconcile the way we seem to experience time... [more]

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Marxism, Colonialism, and Cricket: C. L. R. James's Beyond a Boundary

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Marxism, Colonialism, and Cricket: C. L. R. James's Beyond a Boundary

David Featherstone, Christopher Gair, Christian Hogsbjerg, Andrew Smith

Literary theory; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Philosophy; Politics & government; Cricket

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More than fifty years after the publication of C. L. R. James's classic Beyond a Boundary, the contributors to Marxism, Colonialism,... [more]

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From Fire, by Water: My Journey to the Catholic Faith

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From Fire, by Water: My Journey to the Catholic Faith

Sohrab Ahmari

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian life & practice; Media, information & communication industries

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Sohrab Ahmari was a teenager living under the Iranian ayatollahs when he decided that there is no God. Nearly two decades... [more]

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National Populism: The Revolt Against Liberal Democracy

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National Populism: The Revolt Against Liberal Democracy

Roger Eatwell, Matthew Goodwin

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies; Nationalism; Political structures: democracy

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A crucial new guide to one of the most urgent political phenomena of our... [more]

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The Life of Plants: A Metaphysics of Mixture

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The Life of Plants: A Metaphysics of Mixture

Emanuele Coccia

Philosophy; Botany & plant sciences; The environment

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We barely talk about them and seldom know their names. Philosophy has always overlooked them; even biology considers them... [more]

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The Conspiracy Against The Human Race: A Contrivance of Horror

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The Conspiracy Against The Human Race: A Contrivance of Horror

Thomas Ligotti

Philosophy

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In Thomas Ligotti's first nonfiction outing, an examination of the meaning (or meaninglessness) of life through an insightful,... [more]

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Hagia Sophia: Sound, Space, and Spirit in Byzantium

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Hagia Sophia: Sound, Space, and Spirit in Byzantium

Bissera V. Pentcheva

Religious buildings; History of architecture; History; Orthodox & Oriental Churches

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Examines the aesthetic principles and spiritual operations at work in Hagia Sophia. Drawing on art and architectural history,... [more]

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Personal Impressions: Twentieth-Century Portraits

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Personal Impressions: Twentieth-Century Portraits

Isaiah Berlin

Biography; Autobiography: general; Philosophy

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The third, enlarged edition of Isaiah Berlin's remarkable series of character portraits, Personal ImpressionsWinston Churchill,... [more]

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The Incorporeal: Ontology, Ethics, and the Limits of Materialism

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The Incorporeal: Ontology, Ethics, and the Limits of Materialism

Elizabeth Grosz

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy: aesthetics; Ethics & moral philosophy; Feminism & feminist theory

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A new resolution of the mind-body problem that reconciles materialism and idealism. [more]

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Silence: In the Age of Noise

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Silence: In the Age of Noise

Erling Kagge

Memoirs; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Popular psychology

Paperback

This translation originally published: London: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd., 2017. [more]

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An Illustrated Brief History of Western Philosophy, 20th Anniversary Edition

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An Illustrated Brief History of Western Philosophy, 20th Anniversary Edition...

Anthony Kenny

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy

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In 1998, the first edition of Anthony Kenny's comprehensive history of Western philosophy was published, to be met with immediate... [more]

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Ottoman Odyssey: Travels through a Lost Empire: Shortlisted for the Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year Award

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Ottoman Odyssey: Travels through a Lost Empire: Shortlisted for the Stanford...

Alev Scott

Regional & national history; Religion & politics; Geopolitics; Travel & holiday; Expeditions

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A journey across the former Ottoman Empire reveals the legacy of its influence on people from the Balkans to the Levant, and... [more]

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Science and the Good: The Tragic Quest for the Foundations of Morality

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Science and the Good: The Tragic Quest for the Foundations of Morality

James Davison Hunter, Paul Nedelisky

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & science; Philosophy of science; History of science

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Why efforts to create a scientific basis of morality are doomed to fail [more]

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On Freedom

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On Freedom

Cass R. Sunstein

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Political control & freedoms; Freedom of information & freedom of speech

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From New York Times bestselling author Cass Sunstein, a brisk, provocative book that shows what freedom really means-and requires-today... [more]

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How to Think about War: An Ancient Guide to Foreign Policy

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How to Think about War: An Ancient Guide to Foreign Policy

Thucydides

Military history; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Social & political philosophy; Military tactics

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An accessible modern translation of essential speeches from Thucydides's History that takes listeners to the heart of his... [more]

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Catherine & Diderot: The Empress, the Philosopher, and the Fate of the Enlightenment

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Catherine & Diderot: The Empress, the Philosopher, and the Fate of the Enlightenment...

Robert Zaretsky

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

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In a dual biography crafted around the famous encounter between the French philosopher who wrote about power and the Russian... [more]

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Democracy in a Divided Australia

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Democracy in a Divided Australia

Matthew Lesh

History; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government

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Australia has a new political, cultural, and economic elite. The class divides of yesteryear have been replaced new divisions... [more]

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Euthanasia: Putting the Culture to Death?

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Euthanasia: Putting the Culture to Death?

Peter Kurti

Philosophy; Sociology: death & dying

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Mounting pressure to legalise assisted suicide and euthanasia is a one-way ratchet asserting the primacy of individual choice.... [more]

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The Mannix Era: Melbourne Catholic Leadership 1920-1970

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The Mannix Era: Melbourne Catholic Leadership 1920-1970

Patrick Morgan

Regional studies; Australasian & Pacific history; Religion & beliefs; Politics & government

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The Mannix Era covers the main actors, organizations, events and issues in the archdiocese from 1920-1970. The narrative has... [more]

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Bali: Sekala & Niskala: Essays on Religion, Ritual, and Art

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Bali: Sekala & Niskala: Essays on Religion, Ritual, and Art

Fred B. Eiseman

History; Other non-Christian religions

Paperback

In Bali, what you see - sekala - is a colorful world of ceremony, ritual, dance, and drama. What you don't see -niskala -... [more]

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Open to God: Open to the World

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Open to God: Open to the World

Pope Francis, Antonio Spadaro

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

Pope Francis's impact on the modern world has already proved extraordinary. It is no surprise that he was voted Time magazine's... [more]

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Theaetetus

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Theaetetus

Plato

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

Paperback

A systematic treatment of the question, What is knowledge? , this masterpiece from Plato's later period features a dialogue... [more]

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In Praise of Disobedience: The Soul of Man Under Socialism and Other Writings

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In Praise of Disobedience: The Soul of Man Under Socialism and Other Writings...

Oscar Wilde

Literary essays; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

Works of Wilde's annus mirabilis of 1891 in one volume, with an introduction by renowned British playwright. [more]

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Donna Haraway's A Cyborg Manifesto

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Donna Haraway's A Cyborg Manifesto

Rebecca Pohl

Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies, gender groups; Political science & theory

Paperback

Haraway's `A Cyborg Manifesto' is a key postmodern text and is widely taught in many disciplines as one of the first texts... [more]

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