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The Hard Facts of the Grimms' Fairy Tales: Expanded Edition

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The Hard Facts of the Grimms' Fairy Tales: Expanded Edition

Maria Tatar

Literary theory; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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Murder, mutilation, cannibalism, infanticide, and incest: the darker side of classic fairy tales is the subject of this groundbreaking... [more]

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Thomas Aquinas: Basic Philosophical Writings: From the Summa Theologiae and The Principles of Nature (13th Century CE)

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Thomas Aquinas: Basic Philosophical Writings: From the Summa Theologiae...

Steven Baldner

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance, c 500 to c 1600

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Contains new translations of the philosophical writings of Thomas Aquinas from the Summa Theologiae and The Principles of... [more]

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Before the Gregorian Reform: The Latin Church at the Turn of the First Millennium

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Before the Gregorian Reform: The Latin Church at the Turn of the First Millennium...

John Howe

European history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Religion & beliefs; Christian Churches & denominations

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Before the Gregorian Reform challenges us to rethink the history of the Church and its place in the broader narrative of European... [more]

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Alchemy and Authority in the Holy Roman Empire

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Alchemy and Authority in the Holy Roman Empire

Tara Nummedal

History; European history; Social & cultural history; Magic, alchemy & hermetic thought; History of science

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What distinguished true alchemist from fraud? This question animated the lives and labors of common men who made a living... [more]

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Sophistry and Political Philosophy: Protagoras' Challenge to Socrates

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Sophistry and Political Philosophy: Protagoras' Challenge to Socrates

Robert Bartlett

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Social & political philosophy; Political science & theory

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One of the central challenges to contemporary political philosophy is the apparent impossibility of arriving at any commonly... [more]

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Loving Your Neighbour in an Age of Religious Conflict: A New Agenda for Interfaith Relations

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Loving Your Neighbour in an Age of Religious Conflict: A New Agenda for...

James Walters

Religion & beliefs; Interfaith relations; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Christian theology

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This book offers a fresh perspective on religious difference by setting local challenges within the global picture, and exploring... [more]

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Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress

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Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress...

Steven Pinker

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Philosophy of science

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Is modernity really failing? [more]

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How Democracies Die: The International Bestseller: What History Reveals About Our Future

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How Democracies Die: The International Bestseller: What History Reveals...

Steven Levitsky, Daniel Ziblatt

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

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Democracies can die with a coup d'etat - or they can die slowly. This happens most deceptively when in piecemeal fashion,... [more]

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Aisthesis: Scenes from the Aesthetic Regime of Art

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Aisthesis: Scenes from the Aesthetic Regime of Art

Jacques Ranciere

Theory of art; Philosophy; Philosophy: aesthetics

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Ranciere's magnum opus on the aesthetic. [more]

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Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Soren Kierkegaard

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Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Soren Kierkegaard

Clare Carlisle

Biography; Biography: literary; Biography: religious & spiritual; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy of religion

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Søren Kierkegaard is one of the most passionate and challenging of all modern philosophers, and is often regarded as... [more]

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Earthly Immortalities: How the Dead Live On in the Lives of Others

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Earthly Immortalities: How the Dead Live On in the Lives of Others

Peter Moore

Philosophy

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In this thought-provoking book, Peter Moore examines the often overlooked issues concerning human mortality, the fragile ways... [more]

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The Lessons of Tragedy: Statecraft and World Order

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The Lessons of Tragedy: Statecraft and World Order

Hal Brands, Charles Edel

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; General & world history; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government

Hardback

An eloquent call to draw on the lessons of the past to address current threats to international order [more]

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The Limits of Tolerance: Enlightenment Values and Religious Fanaticism

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The Limits of Tolerance: Enlightenment Values and Religious Fanaticism

Denis Lacorne

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Philosophy of religion; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict

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Denis Lacorne traces the emergence of the modern notion of religious tolerance in order to rethink how we should respond to... [more]

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Hot Protestants: A History of Puritanism in England and America

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Hot Protestants: A History of Puritanism in England and America

Michael P. Winship

History; British & Irish history; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; History of religion; Christian institutions & organisations

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An innovative and compelling study of puritanism that follows the full sweep of the movement's history in England and America... [more]

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Happy Ever After: Escaping The Myth of The Perfect Life

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Happy Ever After: Escaping The Myth of The Perfect Life

Paul Dolan

Popular philosophy; Psychology; Behavioural theory (Behaviourism); Psychology: emotions; Self-help & personal development; Popular psychology

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Get a good education, be successful, get married, have kids and look after your health. This is what we're told will make... [more]

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Hearing Healing Hope: The Ministry of Service in Challenging Times

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Hearing Healing Hope: The Ministry of Service in Challenging Times

Gabrielle McMullen, Patrice Scales, Denis Fitzgerald

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general; Social welfare & social services; Central government policies; Applied ecology

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The 2018 national conference entitled Hearing, Healing, Hope was held on 21-23 February at the Catholic Leadership Centre... [more]

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Body Mindful Yoga: Create a Powerful and Affirming Relationship with Your Body

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Body Mindful Yoga: Create a Powerful and Affirming Relationship with Your...

Robert Butera, Jennifer Kreatsoulas

Religion & beliefs; Exercise & workout books; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation

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Transform negative words, thoughts, perspectives, and beliefs into personal empowerment with Body Mindful Yoga s unique approach... [more]

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North Pole: Nature and Culture

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North Pole: Nature and Culture

Michael Bravo

History of other lands; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Social & cultural history; Ancient religions & mythologies; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

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Tracing poles and polarity back to their sacred ancient civilizations, this book explores how the idea of a North Pole has... [more]

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The Long Path to Wisdom: Tales From Burma

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The Long Path to Wisdom: Tales From Burma

Jan-Philipp Sendker

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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Originally published in German as Das Geheimnis des alten M onches: M archen und Fabeln aus Burma in 2017 by Karl Blessing... [more]

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Japanese Legends and Folklore: Samurai Tales, Ghost Stories, Legends, Fairy Tales, Myths and Historical Accounts

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Japanese Legends and Folklore: Samurai Tales, Ghost Stories, Legends, Fairy...

A.B. Mitford

Anthologies (non-poetry); Asian history; Religion & beliefs; Sociology: customs & traditions

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Japanese Legends and Folklore invites English speakers into the intriguing world of Japanese folktales, ghost stories and... [more]

$21.99

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Chinese Thought: From Confucius to Cook Ding

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Chinese Thought: From Confucius to Cook Ding

Roel Sterckx

History; Asian history; Oriental & Indian philosophy; Cultural studies; Social & cultural anthropology; Political science & theory

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We are often told that the twenty-first century is bound to become China's century. Never before has Chinese culture been... [more]

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How to Think Like a Roman Emperor: The Stoic Philosophy of Marcus Aurelius

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How to Think Like a Roman Emperor: The Stoic Philosophy of Marcus Aurelius...

Donald Robertson

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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The life-changing principles of Stoicism taught through the story of its most famous proponent. [more]

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The Plight of Western Religion: The Eclipse of the Other-Worldly

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The Plight of Western Religion: The Eclipse of the Other-Worldly

Paul Gifford

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general; Religion & politics; History of religion

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'Religion' can be used to mean all kinds of things, but a substantive definition--based on the premise of superhuman powers--can... [more]

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Rumi: Tales of the Spirit

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Rumi: Tales of the Spirit

Mandala Publshing

Religion & beliefs

Hardback

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

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The Lord's Prayer

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The Lord's Prayer

Julianna Swaney

Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian prayerbooks; Christian prayer; Gift books; Children's & Educational; Bibles & bible stories (Children's&YA)

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Delight in a stunning celebration of the classic prayer Jesus taught to his disciples with this beautifully illustrated edition... [more]

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