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Existentialism and Excess: The Life and Times of Jean-Paul Sartre

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Existentialism and Excess: The Life and Times of Jean-Paul Sartre

Gary Cox

Biography; Biography: literary; Phenomenology & Existentialism

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Jean-Paul Sartre is an undisputed giant of twentieth-century philosophy. His intellectual writings popularizing existentialism... [more]

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The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

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The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

Judea Pearl, Dana Mackenzie

Philosophy of mind; Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics; Popular science; Artificial intelligence

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'Correlation does not imply causation.' This mantra was invoked by scientists for decades in order to avoid taking positions... [more]

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Rousseau

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Rousseau

Celine Spector

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Social & political philosophy; Political science & theory

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Jean-Jacques Rousseau is one of the most controversial philosophers of the eighteenth century, and his groundbreaking work... [more]

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Steve McQueen: The Salvation of an American Icon

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Steve McQueen: The Salvation of an American Icon

Greg Laurie

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: religious & spiritual; Christian life & practice; Personal Christian testimony & inspirational works

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In the 1960s, Steve McQueen was the biggest movie star of his generation and one of the coolest men to ever walk the planet.... [more]

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When Bishops Meet: An Essay Comparing Trent, Vatican I, and Vatican II

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When Bishops Meet: An Essay Comparing Trent, Vatican I, and Vatican II

John W. O'Malley

Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Religion & beliefs; Christianity; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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This unprecedented comparison of the three most recent Catholic councils traverses more than 450 years and examines the church's... [more]

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The Rites of Passage (Second Edition)

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The Rites of Passage (Second Edition)

Arnold Van Gennep

Comparative religion; Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies

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Folklorist Arnold van Gennep's masterwork, The Rites of Passage, has been a staple of anthropological education for more than... [more]

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The Concept of Presocratic Philosophy: Its Origin, Development, and Significance

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The Concept of Presocratic Philosophy: Its Origin, Development, and Significance...

Andre Laks

Classical history & classical civilisation; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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When we talk about Presocratic philosophy, we are speaking about the origins of Greek philosophy and Western rationality itself.... [more]

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The Opinion of Mankind: Sociability and the Theory of the State from Hobbes to Smith

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The Opinion of Mankind: Sociability and the Theory of the State from Hobbes...

Paul Sagar

European history; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government

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How David Hume and Adam Smith forged a new way of thinking about the modern state What is the modern state? Conspicuously... [more]

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Kierkegaard's Muse: The Mystery of Regine Olsen

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Kierkegaard's Muse: The Mystery of Regine Olsen

Joakim Garff

Biography; Biography: general; Philosophy

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The first biography of Kierkegaard's literary muse, from the author of the definitive life of the philosopher Kierkegaard's... [more]

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Philebus

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Philebus

Plato

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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The only Platonic dialogue that takes as its central theme the fundamental Socratic question of the good, understood as that... [more]

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Bible Nation: The United States of Hobby Lobby

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Bible Nation: The United States of Hobby Lobby

Candida R. Moss, Joel S. Baden

History; Protestantism & Protestant Churches; Criticism & exegesis of sacred texts; Political science & theory

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How the billionaire owners of Hobby Lobby are spending hundreds of millions of dollars to make America a Bible nation The... [more]

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China's Forgotten People: Xinjiang, Terror and the Chinese State

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China's Forgotten People: Xinjiang, Terror and the Chinese State

Nick Holdstock

History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islamic studies; Geopolitics; Political oppression & persecution

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Lifting the lid on China's secret struggle with home-grown Islamic Terrorism [more]

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The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast

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The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast

Michael Scott Moore

Memoirs; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; Religion & politics; Human rights

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With echoes of Catch-22 and Black Hawk Down, author and former hostage Michael Scott Moore masterfully walks a fine line between... [more]

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The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse

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The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse

Charlie Mackesy

Graphic novels; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Self-help & personal development; Mind, Body, Spirit

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Charlie's first book includes his most-loved illustrations and new ones... [more]

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What Are Biblical Values?: What the Bible Says on Key Ethical Issues

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What Are Biblical Values?: What the Bible Says on Key Ethical Issues

John Collins

Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Christian theology; Advocate - Religion

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An illuminating exploration of the Bible and many of our most contentious contemporary issues [more]

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Peace Is Possible: Thoughts on happiness, success and relationships for a deeper understanding of life

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Peace Is Possible: Thoughts on happiness, success and relationships for...

Prem Rawat

Spirituality & religious experience; Psychology

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Global peace ambassador Prem Rawat has spent his entire life travelling the world to deliver one timeless message- Peace is... [more]

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The Secret World of Farm Animals

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The Secret World of Farm Animals

Jeffrey Masson

Ethics & moral philosophy; Animals & society; Psychology: emotions; Mathematics & Sciences; Farm & working animals

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`An unbelievably inspiring book' Peter Wohlleben, author of The Hidden Life of TreesDid you know that pigs frequently throw... [more]

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A Political Philosophy: Arguments for Conservatism

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A Political Philosophy: Arguments for Conservatism

Roger Scruton (University of Oxford)

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government

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In this timely new edition of his classic book A Political Philosophy, celebrated conservative philosopher Roger Scruton interrogates... [more]

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Fools, Frauds and Firebrands: Thinkers of the New Left

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Fools, Frauds and Firebrands: Thinkers of the New Left

Roger Scruton (University of Oxford)

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies

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What does the Left look like and how has it evolved? Professor Roger Scruton delivers a critique of left-wing ideology today.... [more]

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How to be a conservative

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How to be a conservative

Roger Scruton

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies

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Renowned philosopher Roger Scruton draws on his own experience as a counter-culture presence in public life to explain conservatism... [more]

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The 50 Greatest Churches and Cathedrals of Great Britain

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The 50 Greatest Churches and Cathedrals of Great Britain

Sue Dobson

Religious buildings; Religion & beliefs; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides

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An inspiring tour of the highlights of the most-loved churches, abbeys and cathedrals of the United Kingdom. [more]

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Once and Future

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Once and Future

Amy Rose Capetta, Cori McCarthy

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Celtic religion & mythology; Science fiction (Children's&YA); Fantasy & magical realism (Children's&YA)

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A new King Arthur has risen and she's got a universe to save [more]

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Republic

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Republic

Plato

Ethics & moral philosophy

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In the definitive philosophic work the Republic, now available in a highly designed paperback with flaps, Plato ponders the... [more]

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Meditations

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Meditations

Marcus Aurelius

Biography: historical, political & military; Ethics & moral philosophy

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In Meditations, now available in a highly designed paperback with flaps, Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius, who ruled from 161... [more]

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Bulfinch's Mythology: Stories of Gods and Heroes

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Bulfinch's Mythology: Stories of Gods and Heroes

Thomas Bulfinch

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

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This first volume of Bulfinch's Mythology, now available in a highly designed paperback with flaps, includes the classic stories... [more]

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