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Thomas Aquinas: Basic Philosophical Writings: From the Summa Theologiae and The Principles of Nature (13th Century CE)

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Thomas Aquinas: Basic Philosophical Writings: From the Summa Theologiae...

Steven Baldner

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance, c 500 to c 1600

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Contains new translations of the philosophical writings of Thomas Aquinas from the Summa Theologiae and The Principles of... [more]

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Paul: The Pagans' Apostle

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Paul: The Pagans' Apostle

Paula Fredriksen

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Christian institutions & organisations

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Paul: The Pagans' Apostle is an original and provocative book that offers a dramatically new perspective on one of history's... [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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Time and Its Adversaries in the Seleucid Empire

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Time and Its Adversaries in the Seleucid Empire

Paul Kosmin

History; Middle Eastern history; Classical history & classical civilisation; History of religion; Time (chronology), time systems & standards

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Under Seleucid rule, time no longer restarted with each new monarch. Instead, progressively numbered years, identical to the... [more]

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Thinking Off Your Feet: How Empirical Psychology Vindicates Armchair Philosophy

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Thinking Off Your Feet: How Empirical Psychology Vindicates Armchair Philosophy...

Michael Strevens

Philosophy; Analytical philosophy & Logical Positivism; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy; Cognitivism, cognitive theory

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In an original defense of armchair philosophy, Michael Strevens seeks to restore philosophy to its traditional position as... [more]

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The Islamic Jesus: How the King of the Jews Became a Prophet of the Muslims

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The Islamic Jesus: How the King of the Jews Became a Prophet of the Muslims...

Mustafa Akyol

Religion & beliefs; Islam; Islamic studies

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The intriguing connection between Christianity and Islam, through the lost heresy of Jewish Christianity. [more]

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It's Not Supposed To Be This Way: Finding Unexpected Strength When Disappointments Leave You Shattered

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It's Not Supposed To Be This Way: Finding Unexpected Strength When Disappointments...

Lysa TerKeurst

Christian life & practice; Psychology

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New York Times bestselling author Lysa TerKeurst unveils her heart amid shattering circumstances and shows readers how to... [more]

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Genetic Ethics: An Introduction

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Genetic Ethics: An Introduction

Colin Farrelly

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Medical ethics & professional conduct; Genetics (non-medical)

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In this deftly written book, philosopher Colin Farrelly contemplates the various ethical and social quandaries raised by the... [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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True You: Finding Beauty in Authenticity

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True You: Finding Beauty in Authenticity

Susan Sohn

Christian life & practice; Psychology

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Your story matters. After hundreds of honest conversations with women from around the world, Susan Sohn has come to understand... [more]

$20.00

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The Penguin Book of Hell

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The Penguin Book of Hell

Scott G. Bruce

Literary essays; Medieval history; Religion & beliefs; Satanism & demonology

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From the Hebrew Bible's shadowy realm of Sheol to twenty-first-century visions of Hell on earth, The Penguin Book of Hell... [more]

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The Joyous Science

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The Joyous Science

Friedrich Nietzsche

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

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The Joyous Science is a liberating voyage of discovery as Nietzsche's realization that 'God is dead' and his critique of morality,... [more]

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The Singular Universe and the Reality of Time: A Proposal in Natural Philosophy

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The Singular Universe and the Reality of Time: A Proposal in Natural Philosophy...

Roberto Mangabeira Unger (Harvard Law School, Massachusetts), Lee Smolin

Philosophy; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science

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Cosmology is in crisis. In this book, philosopher Roberto Mangabeira Unger and physicist Lee Smolin, world-renowned for their... [more]

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The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve

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The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve

Stephen Greenblatt

History of Art & Design Styles; History of religion; History of ideas

Paperback

Selected as a book of the year 2017 by The Times and Sunday TimesWhat is it about Adam and Eve's story that fascinates us?... [more]

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Beautiful Country Burn Again: Trump's Rise to Power, and the State of the Country that Voted for Him

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Beautiful Country Burn Again: Trump's Rise to Power, and the State of the...

Ben Fountain

History; History of the Americas; Social & political philosophy; Political science & theory; Elections & referenda

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A timely, interrogative, passionate but even-handed exploration of the state of US politics, from the New York Times bestselling... [more]

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Ayurveda Forever Wellbeing: A Treasury of Holistic Recommendations

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Ayurveda Forever Wellbeing: A Treasury of Holistic Recommendations

Meta B Doherty

Religion & beliefs; Complementary therapies, healing & health

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A short but informative guidbook to an Ayurvedic life-style for body, mind and spirit, that is contemporary, principled and... [more]

$18.99

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The Prophet Muhammad: How Islam was Born

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The Prophet Muhammad: How Islam was Born

Barnaby Rogerson

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Islam; Islamic studies

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Barnaby Rogerson tells the story of the Prophet Muhammad, the divinely inspired founder of Islam, and asks how an illiterate... [more]

$19.99

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Setting the People Free: The Story of Democracy, Second Edition

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Setting the People Free: The Story of Democracy, Second Edition

John Dunn

Social & political philosophy; History of ideas; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Political structures: democracy

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Why does democracy - as a word and as an idea - loom so large in the political imagination, though it has so often been misused... [more]

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The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt: A Tyranny of Truth

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The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt: A Tyranny of Truth

Ken Krimstein

Biography; Graphic novels: history & criticism; Social & political philosophy; Fascism & Nazism

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'A genre-breaking insight... [more]

$29.99

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Anger and Forgiveness: Resentment, Generosity, Justice

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Anger and Forgiveness: Resentment, Generosity, Justice

Martha C. Nussbaum (Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics, Law School and the Philosophy Department at the University of Chicago)

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy

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Anger is not just ubiquitous, it is also popular. Many people think it is impossible to care sufficiently for justice without... [more]

$28.95

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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

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

$32.99

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The Prophet

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The Prophet

Kahlil Gibran

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Philosophy; Gift books

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This edition of Gibran's collection of 26 poetic essays on life features a bonded-leather binding and distinctive gilt edging.... [more]

$22.99

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Hume: An Intellectual Biography

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Hume: An Intellectual Biography

James A. Harris (University of St Andrews, Scotland)

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: literary; Western philosophy: Enlightenment

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This book will be read by all those interested in the life and writing of David Hume. This includes students (undergraduate... [more]

$49.95

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On Human Nature

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On Human Nature

Roger Scruton

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; States of consciousness

Paperback

A brief, radical defense... [more]

$29.99

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Enraged: Why Violent Times Need Ancient Greek Myths

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Enraged: Why Violent Times Need Ancient Greek Myths

Emily Katz Anhalt

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

Paperback

An examination of remedies for violent rage rediscovered in ancient Greek myths [more]

$37.99

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