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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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Cambridge Companions to Philosophy: The Cambridge Companion to Hippocrates

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Cambridge Companions to...

Peter E. Pormann (University of Manchester)

Classical history & classical civilisation; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Medicine; History of medicine

Paperback

Hippocrates is a towering figure in Greek medicine, who has inspired generations of physicians over millennia in both the... [more]

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Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought: The Power of Nonviolence

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Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought: The Power of Nonviolence...

Richard Bartlett Gregg

Peace studies & conflict resolution; Social & cultural history; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory

Paperback

Richard Bartlett Gregg's The Power of Nonviolence (1959) is an influential defence of nonviolence as a viable alternative... [more]

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Lost Maps of the Caliphs

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Lost Maps of the Caliphs

Yossef Rapoport, Emilie Savage-Smith

History; Medieval history; Historical maps & atlases; Islamic & Arabic philosophy; Cartography, map-making & projections

Hardback

Lost Maps of the Caliphs provides the first general overview of The Book of Curiosities and the unique insight it offers into... [more]

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Theory and Practice

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Theory and Practice

Jacques Derrida

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Deconstructionism, Structuralism, Post-structuralism; Social & political philosophy

Hardback

The newest in our lectures series, this one is from 1976 and '77 and covers Marx and Heidegger and prefigures Derrida's work... [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

Hardback

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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How to Keep Your Cool: An Ancient Guide to Anger Management

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How to Keep Your Cool: An Ancient Guide to Anger Management

Seneca

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Self-help & personal development

Hardback

Timeless wisdom on controlling anger in personal life and politics from the Roman Stoic philosopher and statesman Seneca.... [more]

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The Art of Bible Translation

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The Art of Bible Translation

Robert Alter

Translation & interpretation; Religion & beliefs; Judaism: sacred texts; Criticism & exegesis of sacred texts; Jewish studies

Hardback

An award-winning biblical translator reflects on the art of capturing the literary power of the Bible in English In this... [more]

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The Prophet

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The Prophet

Kahlil Gibran

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Philosophy; Gift books

Hardback

This edition of Gibran's collection of 26 poetic essays on life features a bonded-leather binding and distinctive gilt edging.... [more]

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Start Where You Are: A Guide to Compassionate Living

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Start Where You Are: A Guide to Compassionate Living

Pema Chodron

Religion & beliefs

Paperback

Start Where You Are is a handbook for cultivating fearlessness and awakening a compassionate heart, from Pema Chodron. She... [more]

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Mark of the Raven (#1 Ravenwood Saga)

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Mark of the Raven (#1 Ravenwood Saga)

Morgan L. Busse

Fantasy; Religious & spiritual fiction; Christian life & practice

Paperback

Lady Selene is the heir to the Great House of Ravenwood--and to a powerful ability. But it comes with a dark secret. Tasked... [more]

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The Bhagavad Gita

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The Bhagavad Gita

Eknath Easwaran

Religion & beliefs; Hindu sacred texts

Hardback

Easwaran is a leading authority on the Bhagavad Gita - his best-selling translation of this well-known Indian scripture is... [more]

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The Upanishads

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The Upanishads

Eknath Easwaran

Religion & beliefs; Hindu sacred texts

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Easwaran is a leading authority on the Upanishads - his best-selling translation of the key Upanishads is accessible and reliable,... [more]

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How Not to Be a Victim: Vital Challenges from the Mission Engage Program

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How Not to Be a Victim: Vital Challenges from the Mission Engage Program...

James Grant

Christian ministry & pastoral activity; Psychology

Paperback

Father James offers another clear-eyed assessment - this time not merely about a religious institution but about an entire... [more]

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Opening The Doors Of Perception

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Opening The Doors Of Perception

Anthony Peake, Anthony Peake

Philosophy; Philosophy of mind; Cognition & cognitive psychology

Paperback

WHAT EXACTLY ARE HALLUCINATIONS? ARE THEY ACTUALLY DOORS TO ANOTHER REALITY? [more]

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Infinite Resignation: On Pessimism

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Infinite Resignation: On Pessimism

Eugene Thacker

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

A collection of aphorisms, fragments, and observations on philosophy and pessimism. [more]

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Bethlehem: Biography of a Town

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Bethlehem: Biography of a Town

Nicholas Blincoe

History; Middle Eastern history; Religion: general

Paperback

An unforgettable history of the beloved little town at the heart of the world's longest conflict, chronicling times of peace... [more]

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Not Working: Why We Have to Stop

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Not Working: Why We Have to Stop

Josh Cohen

Popular philosophy; Psychology; Popular psychology

Hardback

'To do nothing at all is the most difficult thing in the world.' Oscar Wilde... [more]

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Marxism, Colonialism, and Cricket: C. L. R. James's Beyond a Boundary

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Marxism, Colonialism, and Cricket: C. L. R. James's Beyond a Boundary

David Featherstone, Christopher Gair, Christian Hogsbjerg, Andrew Smith

Literary theory; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Philosophy; Politics & government; Cricket

Paperback

More than fifty years after the publication of C. L. R. James's classic Beyond a Boundary, the contributors to Marxism, Colonialism,... [more]

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An Introduction to the Philosophy of Time

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An Introduction to the Philosophy of Time

Sam Baron, Kristie Miller

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Time (chronology), time systems & standards

Paperback

Time is central to our lived experience of the world. Yet it is difficult to reconcile the way we seem to experience time... [more]

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From Fire, by Water: My Journey to the Catholic Faith

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From Fire, by Water: My Journey to the Catholic Faith

Sohrab Ahmari

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian life & practice; Media, information & communication industries

Hardback

Sohrab Ahmari was a teenager living under the Iranian ayatollahs when he decided that there is no God. Nearly two decades... [more]

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National Populism: The Revolt Against Liberal Democracy

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National Populism: The Revolt Against Liberal Democracy

Roger Eatwell, Matthew Goodwin

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies; Nationalism; Political structures: democracy

Paperback

A crucial new guide to one of the most urgent political phenomena of our... [more]

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The Life of Plants: A Metaphysics of Mixture

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The Life of Plants: A Metaphysics of Mixture

Emanuele Coccia

Philosophy; Botany & plant sciences; The environment

Paperback

We barely talk about them and seldom know their names. Philosophy has always overlooked them; even biology considers them... [more]

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Hagia Sophia: Sound, Space, and Spirit in Byzantium

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Hagia Sophia: Sound, Space, and Spirit in Byzantium

Bissera V. Pentcheva

Religious buildings; History of architecture; History; Orthodox & Oriental Churches

Paperback

Examines the aesthetic principles and spiritual operations at work in Hagia Sophia. Drawing on art and architectural history,... [more]

$69.00

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At Least Know This: Essential Science to Enhance Your Life

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At Least Know This: Essential Science to Enhance Your Life

Guy P. Harrison

Philosophy: logic; Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Philosophy of science

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Science tells us a good deal about who we are, where we come from, the nature of the universe, how our brains work, and much,... [more]

$34.99

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