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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

Paperback

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

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The Ethics of Authenticity

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The Ethics of Authenticity

Charles Taylor

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Ethics & moral philosophy

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Calls on readers to face the moral and political crises of our time and to make the most of modernity's challenges. In a discussion... [more]

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Understanding Ignorance: The Surprising Impact of What We Don't Know

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Understanding Ignorance: The Surprising Impact of What We Don't Know

Daniel R. DeNicola

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Popular philosophy; Politics & government

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An exploration of what we can know about what we don't know: why ignorance is more than simply a lack of knowledge. [more]

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A Secular Age

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A Secular Age

Charles Taylor (McGill University)

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Philosophy of religion

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Almost everyone would agree that the place of religion in our societies has changed profoundly over the years. This book takes... [more]

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His Angels at Our Side: Understanding Their Power in Our Souls and the World

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His Angels at Our Side: Understanding Their Power in Our Souls and the World...

Fr John Horgan

Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian theology; Christian spirituality & religious experience; Christian life & practice

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We all believe in and love angels, but most of us know little about them and their roles in our lives. Angels do not form... [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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The Punitive Society: Lectures at the Coll ge de France, 1972-1973

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The Punitive Society: Lectures at the Coll ge de France, 1972-1973

Michel Foucault

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy

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These thirteen lectures on the 'punitive society,' delivered at the College de France in the first three months of 1973, examine... [more]

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The History of Jihad: From Muhammad to ISIS

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The History of Jihad: From Muhammad to ISIS

Robert Spencer

History; Middle Eastern history; Islam; Political ideologies; Terrorism, armed struggle

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The comprehensive history of the role of war and terror in the spread of... [more]

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Ptolemy's Philosophy: Mathematics as a Way of Life

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Ptolemy's Philosophy: Mathematics as a Way of Life

Jacqueline Feke

Philosophy; Philosophy of mathematics; Philosophy of science; Popular science

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The Greco-Roman mathematician Claudius Ptolemy is one of the most significant figures in the history of science. He is remembered... [more]

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The Forgotten Creed: Christianity's Original Struggle against Bigotry, Slavery, and Sexism

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The Forgotten Creed: Christianity's Original Struggle against Bigotry, Slavery,...

Stephen J. Patterson (Willamette University)

Religion & beliefs

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The first Christian creed said nothing about Christ, God, or salvation. Instead it told the followers of Jesus who they were:... [more]

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The Path to Change: Thoughts on Politics and Society

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The Path to Change: Thoughts on Politics and Society

Pope Francis, Dominique Wolton

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian leaders & leadership

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A fascinating insight into Jorge Mario Bergoglio's life before he was elected Pope, and how his experiences have shaped his... [more]

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Infinite Resignation: On Pessimism

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Infinite Resignation: On Pessimism

Eugene Thacker

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Popular philosophy

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A collection of aphorisms, fragments, and observations on philosophy and pessimism. [more]

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Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy

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Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy

Matthew Kisner

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy

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A new, scholarly and accessible translation of this seventeenth-century philosophical text, including an introduction, glossary... [more]

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South

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South

Merlin Coverley

Literary studies: general; Social & cultural history; History of Western philosophy; Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

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The South has long since cast its spell on our collective imagination. Writers and artists, from Goethe and Poe, to Gauguin,... [more]

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God is Good for You: A Defence of Christianity in Troubled Times

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God is Good for You: A Defence of Christianity in Troubled Times

Greg Sheridan

Religion & beliefs; Religion & politics; Christian life & practice; Christian social thought & activity

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The Judeo-Christian tradition has created and underpinned the moral and legal fabric of Western civilisation for more than... [more]

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Wicca: A Modern Guide to Witchcraft and Magick

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Wicca: A Modern Guide to Witchcraft and Magick

Harmony Nice

Fiction-related items; Witchcraft; Witchcraft & Wicca

Hardback

The ultimate guide to wicca and witchcraft for a modern mystical audience [more]

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Reflections: Australia Wide

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Reflections: Australia Wide

Ken Duncan

Photographs: collections; Religion & beliefs; Travel & holiday

Hardback

This premium quality, hard cover book features a selection of classic panoramic landscape images by Ken Duncan from all over... [more]

$39.99

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Robot Sex: Social and Ethical Implications

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Robot Sex: Social and Ethical Implications

John Danaher (Lecturer, National University of Ireland), Neil McArthur (Associate Director, University of Manitoba)

Philosophy; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Impact of science & technology on society; Machine learning; Human-computer interaction

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Perspectives from philosophy, psychology religious studies, economics, and law on the possible future of robot-human sexual... [more]

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The Construction of Human Kinds

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The Construction of Human Kinds

Ron Mallon, Ph.D (Associate Professor & Director of the Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology Program, Washington University, Saint Louis)

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Psychology; Philosophy of science

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Ron Mallon explores how thinking and talking about kinds of person can bring those kinds into being. He considers what normative... [more]

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On Sheep: Diary of a Swedish Shepherd

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On Sheep: Diary of a Swedish Shepherd

Axel Linden

Biography; Autobiography: general; Popular philosophy; Animal husbandry

Hardback

Norwegian Wood meets The Tao of Pooh meets a flock of Swedish sheep in this playful, profound and philosophical diary written... [more]

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Tales of Norse Mythology

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Tales of Norse Mythology

H. A. Guerber

Religion & beliefs; Ancient religions & mythologies

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A collection of mythological stories from the Vikings, including gods and goddesses such as Odin, Thor, Freya, and Loki. [more]

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James and Lee: The Great Scare

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James and Lee: The Great Scare

Gregory James

Political & legal thriller; Adventure; Science fiction; Religious & spiritual fiction; Christian life & practice

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Three hundred years after the destruction of the earth's surface, James and Lee, two subterranean librarians, finalize their... [more]

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Think Again: How to Reason and Argue

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Think Again: How to Reason and Argue

Walter Sinnott-Armstrong

Philosophy; Philosophy: logic; Popular philosophy; Popular psychology

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Our personal and political worlds are rife with arguments and disagreements, some of them petty and vitriolic. The inability... [more]

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If Only They Didn't Speak English: Notes From Trump's America

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If Only They Didn't Speak English: Notes From Trump's America

Jon Sopel

History; Religion & politics; Social classes; Political structure & processes

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Presents a portrait of American life and politics as seen through British eyes. This book sets out to answer questions about... [more]

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The Arts of Cinema

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The Arts of Cinema

Martin Seel

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Literary theory; Philosophy: aesthetics

Paperback

In The Arts of Cinema, Martin Seel explores film's connections to the other arts and the qualities that distinguish it from... [more]

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