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Called: What Happens After Saying Yes to God

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Called: What Happens After Saying Yes to God

Casey Cole

Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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Whether you're considering a religious vocation or simply trying to lead a Christ-centered life, Franciscan friar Casey Cole... [more]

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In Praise of Idleness: A Timeless Essay

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In Praise of Idleness: A Timeless Essay

Bertrand Russell, Bradley Trevor Greive

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Popular philosophy; Self-help & personal development

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New York Times bestselling author Bradley Trevor Greive breathes new life into Bertrand Russell's classic work, In Praise... [more]

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The Crossway

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The Crossway

Guy Stagg

Memoirs; Christian worship, rites & ceremonies; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Simultaneously a breathtaking account of a physical journey and a memoir about recovering from mental illness. [more]

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Right Thinking on Abortion

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Right Thinking on Abortion

Nicola Wright

Philosophy; Ethical issues: abortion & birth control

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The Snowflake Chronicles is a series of short books that aims to challenge, move and stir us to think about issues that provoke... [more]

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`So That You Might Know Each Other': Faith and Culture in Islam

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`So That You Might Know Each Other': Faith and Culture in Islam

National Museum of Australia

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Religion & beliefs

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COLLECTIONS FROM THE VATICAN ANIMA MUNDI MUSEUM, THE SHARJAH MUSEUMS AUTHORITY AND THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AUSTRALIA `So... [more]

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Code of the Samurai: A Modern Translation of the Bushido Shoshinshu of Taira Shigesuke

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Code of the Samurai: A Modern Translation of the Bushido Shoshinshu of Taira...

Thomas Cleary, Oscar Ratti

History; Oriental & Indian philosophy; Sociology: customs & traditions

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The Code of the Samurai is a 400-year-old explication of the rules and expectations embodied in Bushido, the Japanese way... [more]

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Why Buddhism is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment

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Why Buddhism is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment...

Robert Wright

Philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Buddhism; Self-help & personal development

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Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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The Evangelicals: The Struggle to Shape America

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The Evangelicals: The Struggle to Shape America

Frances FitzGerald

History; History of the Americas; History of religion; Christianity; Political science & theory

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Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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God: The Most Unpleasant Character in All Fiction

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God: The Most Unpleasant Character in All Fiction

Dan Barker

Religion & beliefs; Nature & existence of God; Agnosticism & atheism

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This unique book was originally conceived as a joint presentation between influential thinker and bestselling author Richard... [more]

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The Ancient World in Minutes

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The Ancient World in Minutes

Charles Phillips

History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Ancient religions & mythologies

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The history and achievements of the first great civilizations [more]

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The King and the Catholics: The Fight for Rights 1829

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The King and the Catholics: The Fight for Rights 1829

Antonia Fraser

History; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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From beloved historian Antonia Fraser comes the dramatic story of how Catholics in Britain won back their rights after two... [more]

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Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli's Lifelong Quest for Freedom

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Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli's Lifelong Quest for Freedom

Erica Benner

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Western philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance, c 500 to c 1600; Social & political philosophy

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Was Niccolo Machiavelli really the cynical schemer of legend - or was he a profound ethical thinker, who tried to save the... [more]

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A Philosophy for Europe: From the Outside

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A Philosophy for Europe: From the Outside

Roberto Esposito

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Migration, immigration & emigration; Islamic studies; Political science & theory; Advocate - Philosophy

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Amid a devastating economic crisis, two tragic events coming from the outside the wave of immigration and Islamic terrorism... [more]

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The Penelopiad

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The Penelopiad

Margaret Atwood

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Religion & beliefs

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Penelope's slyly brilliant side of the story, from the Booker Prize-winning author of The Blind Assassin and The Handmaid's... [more]

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Meltdown: Why Our Systems Fail and What We Can Do About It

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Meltdown: Why Our Systems Fail and What We Can Do About It

Christopher Clearfield, Andras Tilcsik

Popular philosophy; Business & Economics; Business & management

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A ground-breaking big-ideas book exploring failure in business, government, and life - from the winners of the 2015 Financial... [more]

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How Fear Works: Culture of Fear in the Twenty-First Century

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How Fear Works: Culture of Fear in the Twenty-First Century

Frank Furedi

Religion & politics; Society & Social Sciences; Society & culture: general; Cultural studies

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In 1997, Frank Furedi published a book called Culture of Fear. It was widely acclaimed as perceptive and prophetic. Now Furedi... [more]

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The Courage of Hopelessness: Chronicles of a Year of Acting Dangerously

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The Courage of Hopelessness: Chronicles of a Year of Acting Dangerously...

Slavoj Zizek

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Religion & politics

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The maverick philosopher returns to explore today's idealogical, political and economic battles, and asks whether radical... [more]

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The Returned: They Left to Wage Jihad, Now They're Back

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The Returned: They Left to Wage Jihad, Now They're Back

David Thomson

History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islam; Terrorism, armed struggle

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Since 2012, hundreds of men and women have left Western countries to join jihadist groups fighting in Syria. Many are still... [more]

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Kant's Power of Imagination

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Kant's Power of Imagination

Rolf-Peter Horstmann (Humboldt-Universitat zu Berlin)

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

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This Element is a study of how the power of imagination, according to Kant, contributes to cognition. [more]

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The Children of Abraham: Judaism, Christianity, Islam

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The Children of Abraham: Judaism, Christianity, Islam

F. E. Peters

Religion & beliefs; Comparative religion; History of religion; Christianity; Islam; Judaism

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In this updated edition, he lays out the similarities and differences of the three religious siblings with great clarity and... [more]

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The Shorter Writings

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The Shorter Writings

Xenophon

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Social & political philosophy

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This book contains new, annotated, and literal yet accessible translations of Xenophon's eight shorter writings, accompanied... [more]

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The Therapy of Desire: Theory and Practice in Hellenistic Ethics

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The Therapy of Desire: Theory and Practice in Hellenistic Ethics

Martha C. Nussbaum

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

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Examines texts of philosophers committed to a therapeutic paradigm - including Epicurus, Lucretius, Sextus Empiricus, Chrysippus,... [more]

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The Ransom of the Soul: Afterlife and Wealth in Early Western Christianity

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The Ransom of the Soul: Afterlife and Wealth in Early Western Christianity...

Peter Brown

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Classical history & classical civilisation; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Medieval history; Religion & beliefs; Christianity

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Peter Brown explores a revolutionary shift in thinking about the fate of the soul between 250 and 650 CE, showing how personal... [more]

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In Search of Wisdom: A Monk, a Philosopher, and a Psychiatrist on What Matters Most

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In Search of Wisdom: A Monk, a Philosopher, and a Psychiatrist on What Matters...

Matthieu Ricard, Christophe Andre, Alexandre Jollien

Religion & beliefs; Buddhism; Spiritualism; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem; Psychic powers & psychic phenomena

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In the tradition of Ricard's bestseller The Monk and The Philosopher comes a book that explores some of humanity's enduring... [more]

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Augustine of Hippo's The City of God Against the Pagans

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Augustine of Hippo's The City of God Against the Pagans

Jonathan D. Teubner

Philosophy; Christian theology

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The City of God against the Pagans is a central text in the Western intellectual tradition. Made up of twenty-two lengthy... [more]

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