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A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women: Essays on Art, Sex, and the Mind

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A Woman Looking at Men Looking at Women: Essays on Art, Sex, and the Mind...

Siri Hustvedt

Social & political philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Gender studies, gender groups; Psychology of gender

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A trailblazing and inspiring collection of essays on art, feminism, neuroscience, psychology by the internationally bestselling... [more]

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The History of the Peloponnesian War

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The History of the Peloponnesian War

Mark Fisher

History; Philosophy; Psychology; Study & learning skills: general

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The History of the Peloponnesian War is acknowledged as the first great work in the fields of history and political theory.... [more]

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Complete Illustrated Encylopedia of Saints

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Complete Illustrated Encylopedia of Saints

Tessa Paul

Religion & beliefs; Church history

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Chronological biographies of the Christian saints with an introduction about sainthood and its many aspects. [more]

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Incontinence of the Void: Economico-Philosophical Spandrels

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Incontinence of the Void: Economico-Philosophical Spandrels

Slavoj Zizek (Professor, European Graduate School)

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology

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If the most interesting theoretical interventions emerge today from the interspaces between fields, then the foremost interspaceman... [more]

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What The Qur'an Meant: And Why It Matters

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What The Qur'an Meant: And Why It Matters

Garry Wills

Religion & beliefs; The Koran

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In this book Wills, as a non-Muslim with an open mind, reads the Qur'an with sympathy but with rigor, trying to discover why... [more]

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Enraged: Why Violent Times Need Ancient Greek Myths

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Enraged: Why Violent Times Need Ancient Greek Myths

Emily Katz Anhalt

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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An examination of remedies for violent rage rediscovered in ancient Greek myths [more]

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Sufism: A New History of Islamic Mysticism

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Sufism: A New History of Islamic Mysticism

Alexander Knysh

Religion & beliefs; Sufism & Islamic mysticism

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A pathbreaking history of Sufism, from the earliest centuries of Islam to the present. After centuries as the most important... [more]

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The Making of Martin Luther

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The Making of Martin Luther

Richard Rex

Biography: religious & spiritual; European history; Religion & beliefs; Protestantism & Protestant Churches

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The description for this book, The Making of Martin Luther, will be forthcoming. [more]

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Protestants Abroad: How Missionaries Tried to Change the World but Changed America

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Protestants Abroad: How Missionaries Tried to Change the World but Changed...

David A. Hollinger

History; General & world history; History of the Americas; Social & cultural history; Protestantism & Protestant Churches

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The description for this book, Protestants Abroad: How Missionaries Tried to Change the World but Changed America, will be... [more]

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Changing the Subject: Philosophy from Socrates to Adorno

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Changing the Subject: Philosophy from Socrates to Adorno

Raymond Geuss

Philosophy

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For Raymond Geuss, philosophers' attempts to bypass normal ways of thinking-to point out that the question being asked is... [more]

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Animism: Respecting the Living World

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Animism: Respecting the Living World

Graham Harvey

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general; Tribal religions

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Graham Harvey explores current and past animistic beliefs and practices of Native Americans, Maori, Aboriginal Australians,... [more]

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Catholicism: A Very Short Introduction

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Catholicism: A Very Short Introduction

Gerald O'Collins, SJ (Adjunct Professor, Australian Catholic University and Research Fellow, University of Divinity)

Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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What are the origins of the Catholic Church? How has Catholicism changed and adapted over the centuries? What challenges does... [more]

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The Politics of Piety: The Islamic Revival and the Feminist Subject

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The Politics of Piety: The Islamic Revival and the Feminist Subject

Jessica Johnson

Philosophy; Anthropology

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In this original and controversial 2005 book, Mahmood argues that Muslim women can show independence even while assuming traditional... [more]

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Silent Spring

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Silent Spring

Nikki Springer

Philosophy; Human geography

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Carson's 1962 work Silent Spring was one of the first books ever to highlight environmentalist issues. Focusing on the negative,... [more]

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The Black Swan: the Impact of the Highly Improbable

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The Black Swan: the Impact of the Highly Improbable

Eric R. Lybeck

Philosophy; Economics

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Europeans once thought all swans were white, and white' was part of how they defined 'swan.' Then black swans were discovered,... [more]

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Capital in the Twenty-First Century

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Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Nick Broten

Philosophy; Economics

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In his best selling book Capital in the Twenty-First Century, economist Thomas Piketty argues that capitalism has no tendency... [more]

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The Art of War

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The Art of War

Ramon Pacheco Pardo

Philosophy

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One of the most important strategy manuals ever published, Chinese general Sun Tzu's The Art of War has also been used as... [more]

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Guns, Germs & Steel: The Fate of Human Societies

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Guns, Germs & Steel: The Fate of Human Societies

Riley Quinn

History; Philosophy; Psychology; Study & learning skills: general

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Winner of the 1998 Pulitzer, Guns, Germs, and Steel attempts to answer why human history unfolded differently on different... [more]

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Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Survive

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Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Survive

Rodolfo Maggio

Philosophy; Sociology

Paperback

In Collapse, Diamond identifies five factors he believes determine the success or failure of all human societies throughout... [more]

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A History of the Arab Peoples

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A History of the Arab Peoples

J. A. O. C. Brown, Bryan Gibson

History; Philosophy; Gender studies, gender groups; Study & learning skills: general

Paperback

Albert Hourani's A History of the Arab Peoples is unsurpassed as an overview of Arab history from the rise of Islam to the... [more]

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Capital

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Capital

Macat Team

Literary theory; Philosophy; Political science & theory

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Capitalism, thought Karl Marx, works by exploiting the working class. Their wages do not reflect the value of their labor.... [more]

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Nicomachean Ethics

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Nicomachean Ethics

Giovanni Gellera

Literary theory; Philosophy; Political science & theory

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Aristotle, a student of Plato, wrote Nicomachean Ethics in 350 BCE, in a time of extraordinary intellectual development. Over... [more]

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Critique of Pure Reason

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Critique of Pure Reason

Michael O'Sullivan

Philosophy

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More than two centuries after its initial publication in 1781, Kant's Critique of Pure Reason remains perhaps the most influential... [more]

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Metaphysics

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Metaphysics

Asiste Celkyte

Literary theory; Philosophy; Political science & theory

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How many books can claim to be so influential as to inspire the development of a whole school of thought? Metaphysics did... [more]

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Meditations on First Philosophy

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Meditations on First Philosophy

Andreas Vrahimis

Literary theory; Philosophy; Political science & theory

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Rene Descartes posed questions about the nature of knowledge and the nature of being that philosophers still debate today.... [more]

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