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How Democracies Die: What History Reveals About Our Future

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How Democracies Die: What History Reveals About Our Future

Steven Levitsky, Daniel Ziblatt

History: theory & methods; Religion & politics; Politics & government; Comparative politics; Political structures: democracy; Geopolitics

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Two Harvard professors explain the dangerous world we face today Democracies can die with a coup d'etat - or they can die... [more]

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The Logic Of Faith: A Buddhist Approach to Finding Certainty Beyond Belief and Doubt

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The Logic Of Faith: A Buddhist Approach to Finding Certainty Beyond Belief...

Elizabeth Mattis-Namgyel

Religion & beliefs; Tibetan Buddhism

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Faith ( the F word, as the author calls it) is a problematic concept. It has various meanings, including as a way of referring... [more]

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The Routledge Guidebook to James's Principles of Psychology

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The Routledge Guidebook to James's Principles of Psychology

David E. Leary

Philosophy of mind; Psychology

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The Routledge Guidebook to James's Principles of Psychology is an engaging and accessible introduction to a monumental text... [more]

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The Illusion Of Certainty: How the Flawed Beliefs of Religion Harm Our Culture

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The Illusion Of Certainty: How the Flawed Beliefs of Religion Harm Our Culture...

James T. Houk

Religion & beliefs; Agnosticism & atheism

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In this examination of religion's influence on society, an anthropologist critiques fundamentalism and all mindsets based... [more]

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More Than Happiness: Buddhist and Stoic Wisdom for a Sceptical Age

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More Than Happiness: Buddhist and Stoic Wisdom for a Sceptical Age

Antonia Macaro

Popular philosophy; Buddhism; Health & Self-Help; Self-help & personal development

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An inspiring, critical and practical look at what we can learn from ancient wisdom. [more]

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Deepest Practice, Deepest Wisdom: Three Fascicles from Shobogenzo with Commentary

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Deepest Practice, Deepest Wisdom: Three Fascicles from Shobogenzo with Commentary...

Kosho Uchiyama, Tom Wright

Religion & beliefs

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Commentary on a beloved ancient philosopher of Zen by a beloved contemporary master of Zen. Eihei Dogen was a thirteenth-century... [more]

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Hermeneutics: Facts and Interpretation in the Age of Information

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Hermeneutics: Facts and Interpretation in the Age of Information

John D. Caputo

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Criticism & exegesis of sacred texts

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Is anything ever not an interpretation? Does interpretation go all the way down? Is there such a thing as a pure fact... [more]

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Theology: The Basic Readings

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Theology: The Basic Readings

Alister E. McGrath

Religion & beliefs; Christian theology

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This highly successful and popular book is now available in a thoroughly expanded and updated new edition. Alister E. [more]

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The Qur'an and the Bible: Text and Commentary

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The Qur'an and the Bible: Text and Commentary

Gabriel Said Reynolds

Religion & beliefs; Comparative religion; The Koran

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A groundbreaking comparative study that illuminates the connections between the Qur'an and the Bible [more]

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The End of the French Intellectual: From Zola to Houllebecq

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The End of the French Intellectual: From Zola to Houllebecq

Shlomo Sand

European history; Social & cultural history; Philosophy; History of ideas

Hardback

Charting the decline of the French intellectual, from the Dreyfus Affair to Islamophobia [more]

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The Dragon: Fear and Power

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The Dragon: Fear and Power

Martin Arnold

History; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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The Dragon traces the history of ideas about dragons and asks what exactly it might be in our imaginations that appears to... [more]

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The School of Life Dictionary

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The School of Life Dictionary

The School of Life

Dictionaries; Reference works; Popular philosophy; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

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The School of Life's dictionary of emotional intelligence, offering the vocabulary required to understand ourselves, others... [more]

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Pope Francis Among the Wolves: The Inside Story of a Revolution

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Pope Francis Among the Wolves: The Inside Story of a Revolution

Marco Politi

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian leaders & leadership; Christian social thought & activity; Religious & spiritual leaders

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Translation of: Francesco tra i lupi: il segreto di una rivoluzione. [more]

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Poetic Justice: Rereading Plato's  Republic

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Poetic Justice: Rereading Plato's Republic

Jill Frank

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Politics & government

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When Plato wrote his dialogues, written texts were disseminated primarily by performance and oral recitation. Literacy, however,... [more]

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The Ethical Case against Animal Experiments

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The Ethical Case against Animal Experiments

Andrew Linzey, Clair Linzey

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Religious ethics; Animals & society

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At present, human beings worldwide are using an estimated 115.3 million animals in experiments a normalization of the unthinkable... [more]

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Marx's Inferno: The Political Theory of Capital

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Marx's Inferno: The Political Theory of Capital

William Clare Roberts

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Marxism & Communism; Political structure & processes

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Marx's Inferno reconstructs the major arguments of Karl Marx's Capital and inaugurates a completely new reading of a seminal... [more]

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The Pope Who Would Be King: The Exile of Pius IX and the Emergence of Modern Europe

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The Pope Who Would Be King: The Exile of Pius IX and the Emergence of Modern...

David I Kertzer

History; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian leaders & leadership

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Purpose and Desire: What Makes Something  Alive  and Why Modern Darwinism Has Failed to Explain It

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Purpose and Desire: What Makes Something Alive and Why Modern Darwinism...

J. Scott Turner

Religion & science; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science; Biology, life sciences; Evolution

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A professor, biologist, and physiologist argues that modern Darwinism's materialist and mechanistic biases have led to a scientific... [more]

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Getting Science Wrong: Why the Philosophy of Science Matters

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Getting Science Wrong: Why the Philosophy of Science Matters

Paul Dicken

Philosophy; Philosophy of science; Popular science

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When Galileo dropped cannon-balls from the top of the Leaning Tower of Pisa, he did more than overturn centuries of scientific... [more]

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Letters to a Young Muslim

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Letters to a Young Muslim

Omar Saif Ghobash

Religion & beliefs; Islamic life & practice; Islamic theology; Islamic studies

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From the Ambassador of the UAE to Russia comes a bold and intimate exploration of what it means to be a Muslim in the twenty-first... [more]

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The Empowered (#2 Trevor Black)

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The Empowered (#2 Trevor Black)

Craig Parshall

Thriller & suspense; Horror & ghost stories; Religious & spiritual fiction; Christian life & practice

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Craig Parshall delivers supernatural suspense for today's readers, along with legal suspense elements that will appeal to... [more]

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Radical Sacrifice

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Radical Sacrifice

Terry Eagleton

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

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A trenchant analysis of sacrifice as the foundation of the modern, as well as the ancient, social order [more]

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The <i>Talmud</i>: A Biography

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The <i>Talmud</i>: A Biography

Barry Scott Wimpfheimer

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Judaism: sacred texts

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The life and times of an enduring work of Jewish spirituality.<br /><br... [more]

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Seven Ways of Looking at Pointless Suffering: What Philosophy Can Tell Us about the Hardest Mystery of All

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Seven Ways of Looking at Pointless Suffering: What Philosophy Can Tell Us...

Scott Samuelson

Philosophy

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By engaging with thinkers such as Mill, Nietzsche, Arendt, and others, reading Job with inmates at local prisons, and showing... [more]

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The Super Natural: Why the Unexplained is Real

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The Super Natural: Why the Unexplained is Real

Whitley Strieber, Jeffrey J. Kripal

Religion & beliefs; Unexplained phenomena & the paranormal

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<div>Whitley Strieber (Communion) and Jeffrey J. Kripal (J. Newton Rayzor professor of religion at Rice University) team up... [more]

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