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Philosophy & Religion

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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

Paperback

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

Alessandro Fontana

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 Islam. It is taken for granted, even among many Washington... [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]

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Atheism

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Atheism

Jeff Love

Philosophy; Agnosticism & atheism

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Atheism is an erudite and open-ended exploration of profound questions of estrangement, death, suicide, and the infinite that... [more]

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The Story of Myth

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The Story of Myth

Sarah Iles Johnston

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Literary reference works; European history; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Folklore, myths & legends

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Sarah Iles Johnston argues that the nature of myths as gripping tales starring vivid characters enabled them to do their most... [more]

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God in the Qur'an

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God in the Qur'an

Jack Miles

Religion & beliefs; Comparative religion; The Koran

Hardback

This is a Borzoi Book published by Alfred A. Knopf --Title page verso. [more]

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When I Spoke in Tongues: A Story of Faith and Its Loss

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When I Spoke in Tongues: A Story of Faith and Its Loss

Jessica Wilbanks

Biography: general; Religion & beliefs

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A young woman's journey to reconcile her lack of belief with her love for her deeply religious family [more]

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Beautiful Revolutionary

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Beautiful Revolutionary

Laura Elizabeth Woollett

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Contemporary non-Christian & para-Christian cults & sects

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The thrilling new novel, inspired by Jim Jones's Peoples Temple, from the author of The Love of a Bad Man. [more]

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Mythos: The Greek Myths Retold

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Mythos: The Greek Myths Retold

Stephen Fry

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

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The Greek myths are amongst the best stories ever told, passed down through millennia and inspiring writers and artists as... [more]

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The Penelopiad

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The Penelopiad

Margaret Atwood

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Religion & beliefs

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Penelope's slyly brilliant side of the story, from the Booker Prize-winning author of The Blind Assassin and The Handmaid's... [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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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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A Supernatural War: Magic, Divination, and Faith during the First World War

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A Supernatural War: Magic, Divination, and Faith during the First World...

Owen Davies

History; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; First World War; Alternative belief systems

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How widespread belief in fortune-telling, prophecies, spirits, magic, and protective talismans gripped the battlefields and... [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

Paperback

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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Why Religion?: A Personal Story

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Why Religion?: A Personal Story

Elaine Pagels

Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Memoirs; Religion & beliefs; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects

Hardback

New York Times bestseller One of PW's Best Books of the Year One of Amazon's Best Books of the Month Why is religion... [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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Music as an Art

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Music as an Art

Roger Scruton

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

Music as an Art begins by examining music through a philosophical lens, engaging in discussions about tonality, music and... [more]

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Gods and Robots: Myths, Machines, and Ancient Dreams of Technology

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Gods and Robots: Myths, Machines, and Ancient Dreams of Technology

Adrienne Mayor

History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Ancient religions & mythologies; History of science

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Traces the story of how ancient cultures envisioned artificial life, automata, self-moving devices and human enhancements,... [more]

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The Lost History of Liberalism: From Ancient Rome to the Twenty-First Century

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The Lost History of Liberalism: From Ancient Rome to the Twenty-First Century...

Helena Rosenblatt

General & world history; European history; History of the Americas; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies

Hardback

The changing face of the liberal creed from the ancient world to today The Lost History of Liberalism challenges our most... [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]

$29.95

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I Am Dynamite!: A Life of Nietzsche

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I Am Dynamite!: A Life of Nietzsche

Sue Prideaux

Biography; Biography: general; European history; Philosophy

Hardback

A biography of the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche -- [more]

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L'art de la Liste: Simplify, organise and enrich your life

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L'art de la Liste: Simplify, organise and enrich your life

Dominique Loreau

Popular philosophy; Psychology; Memory improvement & thinking techniques

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From the author of international bestseller L'art de la Simplicite, Dominique Loreau applies her methods to the art of... [more]

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The Power of Love: The Royal Wedding Sermon

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The Power of Love: The Royal Wedding Sermon

Bishop Michael B. Curry

Religion & beliefs; Christian sermons

Hardback

The text of the celebrated 2018 royal wedding sermon, plus four other sermons touching on themes of love, commitment, and... [more]

$35.00

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