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Illuminating Silence: Insights on the Path of Chinese Zen Meditation

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Illuminating Silence: Insights on the Path of Chinese Zen Meditation

Shen Yen

Religion & beliefs; Zen Buddhism

Paperback

An insider's guide to the principles of Chan - or Chinese Zen - this book gives unfiltered access to the kind of illuminating... [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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Power, Pleasure, and Profit: Insatiable Appetites from Machiavelli to Madison

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Power, Pleasure, and Profit: Insatiable Appetites from Machiavelli to Madison...

David Wootton

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Economic theory & philosophy

Hardback

David Wootton guides us through four centuries of Western thought to show how new ideas about politics, ethics, and economics... [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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Classical Mythology

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Classical Mythology

H. A. Guerber

Religion & beliefs; Ancient religions & mythologies

Hardback

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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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Apostle to Mary Magdalene

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Apostle to Mary Magdalene

Julie De Vere Hunt

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general

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No woman in the history of Christianity has captured the imagination more since the publication of Dan Brown's novel `the... [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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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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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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Subtitle in pre-publication: How to reason and argue--and why. [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

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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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Adorno and Existence

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Adorno and Existence

Peter E. Gordon

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism

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Adorno was forever returning to the philosophies of bourgeois interiority, seeking the paradoxical relation between their... [more]

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A History of Hinduism: The Past, Present, and Future

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A History of Hinduism: The Past, Present, and Future

R Ramachandran

History; Religion & beliefs

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A novel approach to Indian history of Hinduism, which in turn is told as the story of Brahmanas over three millennia [more]

$45.99

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I Was Told To Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad

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I Was Told To Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad

Souad Mekhennet

Autobiography: historical, political & military; History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict

Paperback

Souad Mekhennet is a German-born Moroccan Muslim, a Washington Post correspondent, still based in Germany. This is her brave... [more]

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Do Robots Make Love?: From AI to Immortality - Understanding Transhumanism in 12 Questions

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Do Robots Make Love?: From AI to Immortality - Understanding Transhumanism...

Laurent Alexandre, Jean-Michel Besnier

Philosophy; Life sciences: general issues; Robotics; Artificial intelligence

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Through 12 thought-provoking questions, a philosopher and a scientist explore the real-world ramifications of transhumanism... [more]

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Nine Lives: My Time As MI6's Top Spy Inside al-Qaeda

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Nine Lives: My Time As MI6's Top Spy Inside al-Qaeda

Aimen Dean, Paul Cruickshank, Tim Lister

Biography; True stories; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Espionage & secret services; Terrorism, armed struggle; Revolutionary groups & movements

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Islamist, Scholar, Bomb-maker... Spy [more]

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The Vampire: A New History

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The Vampire: A New History

Nick Groom

Literary studies: general; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

An authoritative new history of the vampire, two hundred years after it first appeared on the literary scene [more]

$39.99

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First Confession: A Sort of Memoir

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First Confession: A Sort of Memoir

Chris Patten

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Geopolitics

Paperback

The acclaimed memoir by the bestselling author and the best politician-writer... [more]

$22.99

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The Sagrada Familia: Gaudi's Heaven on Earth

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The Sagrada Familia: Gaudi's Heaven on Earth

Gijs van Hensbergen

Architecture; Religious buildings; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

Exquisite... A wonderment of an essay about a wonderment of a building'... [more]

$21.99

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So High a Blood: The Life of Margaret, Countess of Lennox

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So High a Blood: The Life of Margaret, Countess of Lennox

Morgan Ring

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: royalty; History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

`Expertly researched, zestfully written, acutely intelligent in its historical judgements, this masterly biography finally... [more]

$19.99

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What Happened in the Twentieth Century?: Towards a Critique of Extremist Reason

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What Happened in the Twentieth Century?: Towards a Critique of Extremist...

Peter Sloterdijk

History: theory & methods; Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

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In this new volume, philosopher Peter Sloterdijk argues that we will never understand the 20th century if we focus on events... [more]

$42.95

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Medieval Sensibilities: A History of Emotions in the Middle Ages

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Medieval Sensibilities: A History of Emotions in the Middle Ages

Damien Boquet, Piroska Nagy

History; Medieval history; Church history; Psychology: emotions

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What do we know of the emotional life of the Middle Ages? Though a long-neglected subject, a multitude of sources spiritual... [more]

$42.95

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