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Philosophy

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Heidegger and a Hippo Walk Through Those Pearly Gates

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Heidegger and a Hippo Walk Through Those Pearly Gates

Daniel Klein, Thomas Cathcart

Philosophy; Advocate - Philosophy

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Featuring Freud! Groucho Marx! Socrates! Lily Tomlin! Kierkegaard! Buddha! New Yorker cartoonists! Zombies! And of course,... [more]

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Philosophy, Science and Religion for Everyone

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Philosophy, Science and Religion for Everyone

Mark Harris, Duncan Pritchard

Philosophy; Philosophy of religion; Philosophy of science

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<p><strong>Philosophy, Science and Religion for Everyone brings together these great truth-seeking disciplines, and seeks... [more]

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Deleuze and Guattari's 'What is Philosophy?': A Reader's Guide

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Deleuze and Guattari's 'What is Philosophy?': A Reader's Guide

Rex Butler (University of Queensland, Australia)

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology)

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Offers an introduction to What is Philosophy? - the last instalment of a remarkable twenty-year collaboration between the... [more]

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Children's Rights: From Philosophy to Public Policy

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Children's Rights: From Philosophy to Public Policy

Mhairi Cowden

Social & political philosophy; Ethical issues & debates; Age groups: children; Child welfare; Civil rights & citizenship; Health & Self-Help

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Despite the existence of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child there still exists a debate on whether children can... [more]

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The News: A User's Manual

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The News: A User's Manual

Alain de Botton

Journalistic style guides; Philosophy; Popular culture; Media studies

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Explores our relationship with 'the news'. Mixing current affairs with philosophical reflections, this title offers a guide... [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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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; Advocate - Philosophy

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Is anything ever not an interpretation? Does interpretation go all the way down? Is there such a thing as a pure fact that... [more]

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Decoding Chomsky: Science and Revolutionary Politics

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Decoding Chomsky: Science and Revolutionary Politics

Chris Knight

Philosophy of language; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory

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A fresh and fascinating look at the philosophies, politics, and intellectual legacy of one of the twentieth century's most... [more]

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Reading Heidegger's Black Notebooks 1931--1941

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Reading Heidegger's Black Notebooks 1931--1941

Ingo Farin (Lecturer, Philosophy, University of Tasmania), Jeff Malpas (University of Tasmania)

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

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Heidegger scholars consider the philosopher's recently published notebooks, including the issues of Heidegger's Nazism and... [more]

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Aesthetics

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Aesthetics

Theodor W. Adorno

Philosophy; Philosophy: aesthetics

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This volume of lectures on aesthetics, given by Adorno in the winter semester of 1958 9, formed the foundation for his later... [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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Oneof the world's greatest contemporary thinkers and author of The Better Angels of Our Nature (described by Bill Gates as... [more]

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From Plato to Platonism

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From Plato to Platonism

Lloyd P. Gerson

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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Lloyd P. Gerson argues that Plato was a Platonist and challenges fundamental assumptions about how Plato's teachings have... [more]

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Radical Happiness: Moments of Collective Joy

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Radical Happiness: Moments of Collective Joy

Lynne Segal

Social & political philosophy; Feminism & feminist theory; Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies; Health & Self-Help

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What is the true meaning of happiness? Lynne Segal explores the radical potential of being together [more]

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How Will Capitalism End?: Essays on a Failing System

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How Will Capitalism End?: Essays on a Failing System

Wolfgang Streeck

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political economy; Economic systems & structures

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The provocative political thinker asks if it will be with a bang or a whimper [more]

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Beyond the Chains of Illusion: My Encounter with Marx and Freud

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Beyond the Chains of Illusion: My Encounter with Marx and Freud

Erich Fromm

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Social & political philosophy; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology); Marxism & Communism

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First published in 1962, this is a book about Marx and Freud - the two intellectual giants of the 20th century. It introduces... [more]

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The Ethical Case against Animal Experiments

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The Ethical Case against Animal Experiments

Andrew Linzey, Clair Linzey

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Religious ethics; Animals & society

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At present, human beings worldwide are using an estimated 115.3 million animals in experiments a normalization of the unthinkable... [more]

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Transference: The Seminar of Jacques Lacan, Book VIII

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Transference: The Seminar of Jacques Lacan, Book VIII

Jacques Lacan

Philosophy; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology)

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Alcibiades attempted to seduce Socrates, he wanted to make him, and in the most openly avowed way possible, into someone instrumental... [more]

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Know Thyself: The Value and Limits of Self-Knowledge

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Know Thyself: The Value and Limits of Self-Knowledge

Mitchell S. Green

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Philosophy of mind; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology); Social, group or collective psychology; Neurosciences

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Know Thyself: The Value and Limits of Self-Knowledge takes the reader on tour of the nature, value, and limits of self-knowledge.... [more]

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The Communist Manifesto & Selected Writings

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The Communist Manifesto & Selected Writings

Karl Marx

Social & political philosophy; Political science & theory; Marxism & Communism

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A concise volume of Karl Marx's most famous works. [more]

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To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther...

Tommie Shelby

Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory

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On the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, assassination, his political thought remains underappreciated. Tommie... [more]

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The Edge of Reason: A Rational Skeptic in an Irrational World

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The Edge of Reason: A Rational Skeptic in an Irrational World

Julian Baggini

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Ethics & moral philosophy

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An urgent defense of reason, the essential method for resolving-or even discussing-divisive issues [more]

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The Spiritual Poems of Rumi

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The Spiritual Poems of Rumi

Nader Khalili

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Popular philosophy; Sufism & Islamic mysticism; Spirituality & religious experience

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The Spiritual Poems of Rumi is a beautiful and elegantly illustrated gift book of Rumi's spiritual poems translated by Nader... [more]

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A Brief History of Atlantis: Plato's Ideal State

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A Brief History of Atlantis: Plato's Ideal State

Stephen P. Kershaw

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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A new translation of two of Plato's dialogues, Timaios and Kritias, with commentary and critical discussion including an exploration... [more]

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LEGO and Philosophy: Constructing Reality Brick By Brick

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LEGO and Philosophy: Constructing Reality Brick By Brick

Roy T. Cook, Sondra Bacharach

Philosophy

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How profound is a little plastic building block? It turns out the answer is very ! 22 chapters explore philosophy through... [more]

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American Philosophy: A Love Story

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American Philosophy: A Love Story

John Kaag

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

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The epic wisdom contained in a lost library helps the author turn his life around. [more]

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