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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

Paperback

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 Ashtray: (Or the Man Who Denied Reality)

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The Ashtray: (Or the Man Who Denied Reality)

Errol Morris

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

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Morris questions Thomas Kuhn's The Structure of Scientific Revolutions, specifically the theory of paradigm shifts and incommensurability... [more]

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Edmund: In Search of England's Lost King

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Edmund: In Search of England's Lost King

Francis Young

History; British & Irish history; Medieval history; Medieval European archaeology; Church history; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

What buried secret lies beneath the stones of one of England's greatest former churches and shrines? [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

Hardback

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 Great Rift: Literacy, Numeracy, and the Religion-Science Divide

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The Great Rift: Literacy, Numeracy, and the Religion-Science Divide

Michael E. Hobart

History; European history; Medieval history; History of Western philosophy; Religion & science; History of science

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Michael Hobart locates the great rift between science and religion not in ideological disagreement but in advances in mathematics... [more]

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When Einstein Walked with G del: Excursions to the Edge of Thought

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When Einstein Walked with G del: Excursions to the Edge of Thought

Jim Holt

Literary essays; Philosophy; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Science: general issues; Cosmology & the universe

Hardback

A collection of essays on philosophy, mathematics, and science, and the people who pursue them -- [more]

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On Color

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On Color

David Kastan, Stephen Farthing

Art & Architecture; Art techniques & principles; Literary reference works; Social & cultural history; Philosophy: aesthetics; Cognition & cognitive psychology

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Ranging from Homer to Picasso, and from the Iranian Revolution to The Wizard of Oz, this spirited and radiant book awakens... [more]

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What Is the Present?

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What Is the Present?

Michael North

Literature: history & criticism; Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

A provocative new look at concepts of the present, their connection to ideas about time, and their effect on literature, art,... [more]

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Superpowers, Rogue States and Terrorism: Countering the Security Threats to the West

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Superpowers, Rogue States and Terrorism: Countering the Security Threats...

Paul Moorcraft

Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Politics & government; Defence strategy, planning & research

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Islamist terrorism is probably the greatest threat to Western civilization, this book Offers a range of different and radical... [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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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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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

Paperback

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

Paperback

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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Absolute Power: How the Pope Became the Most Influential Man in the World

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Absolute Power: How the Pope Became the Most Influential Man in the World...

Paul Collins

Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian theology; Religious & spiritual leaders; Political ideologies

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The fascinating and sensational story of the last two centuries of the papacy and a vital call for the reevaluation and reimagination... [more]

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Seven Types of Atheism

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Seven Types of Atheism

John Gray

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Agnosticism & atheism

Hardback

A meditation on the importance of atheism in the modern world - and its inadequacies and contradictions - by one of Britain's... [more]

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The Order of Time

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The Order of Time

Carlo Rovelli

Philosophy of mind; Popular philosophy; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Physics

Hardback

The bestselling author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics takes us on an enchanting journey to discover the meaning of timE.... [more]

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To Change the Church: Pope Francis and the Future of Catholicism

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To Change the Church: Pope Francis and the Future of Catholicism

Ross Douthat

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Kingdoms of Faith: A New History of Islamic Spain

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Kingdoms of Faith: A New History of Islamic Spain

Brian A. Catlos

History; European history; Medieval history; History of religion; Islam

Hardback

A magisterial, myth-dispelling history of Islamic Spain, from the founding of Islam to the final expulsion of Spain's Muslims... [more]

$63.95

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Isidore of Seville: Sententiae

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Isidore of Seville: Sententiae

Thomas L Knoebel

Religion & beliefs; Christian theology

Hardback

Isidore of Seville is one of the dominant contributors to the development of medieval Catholic theology. Sententiae, his major... [more]

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The Triumph of Christianity: How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World

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The Triumph of Christianity: How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World

Bart D. Ehrman

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; The Early Church

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How did Christianity become the dominant faith in the West in the historical blink of an eye? Bart Ehrman shows that there... [more]

$36.99

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Dear Zealots: Letters from a Divided Land

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Dear Zealots: Letters from a Divided Land

Amos Oz

Religion & politics; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict

Hardback

This collection of three new essays - all based on talks delivered by Amos Oz - was written out of a sense of urgency, concern,... [more]

$29.99

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The Mythology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

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The Mythology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

DK

Reference works; Religion & beliefs; Ancient religions & mythologies; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

Eighty of the world's greatest myths and characters, from the gods of Greek mythology to the Norse heroes, retold and explained... [more]

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Flying Too Close to the Sun: Myths in Art from Classical to Contemporary

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Flying Too Close to the Sun: Myths in Art from Classical to Contemporary...

James Cahill

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Ancient religions & mythologies; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

The first major survey to reveal the ways in which Classical mythology has inspired art throughout the last 2,500 years [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

Paperback

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

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Emperor Wu Zhao and Her Pantheon of Devis, Divinities, and Dynastic Mothers

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Emperor Wu Zhao and Her Pantheon of Devis, Divinities, and Dynastic Mothers...

Norman H. Rothschild

History; Asian history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Buddhism; Gender studies: women

Paperback

Wu Zhao (624-705), better known as Wu Zetian or Empress Wu, is the only woman to have ruled China as emperor. How did she... [more]

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