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Philosophy

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Doing Philosophy: From Common Curiosity to Logical Reasoning

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Doing Philosophy: From Common Curiosity to Logical Reasoning

Timothy Williamson

Philosophy

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Is philosophy a unique discipline, or are its methods more like those of other sciences than many philosophers think? Timothy... [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; Advocate - Science

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First published in Italy by Aldephi Edizioni SPA under the title L'ordine del tempo, 2017 --Copyright page. [more]

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Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life

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Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Risk assessment; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Macroeconomics; Management: leadership & motivation; Popular psychology

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Why should we never listen to people who explain rather than do? Why do companies go bust? How is it that we have more slaves... [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; Advocate - Biography

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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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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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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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12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

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12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

Jordan B. Peterson

Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Clinical psychology; Advice on careers & achieving success; Popular psychology

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Jordan Peterson's work as a clinical psychologist has reshaped the modern understanding of personality, and now he has become... [more]

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Why Liberalism Failed

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Why Liberalism Failed

Patrick J. Deneen

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies

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One of the most important political books of 2018. --Rod Dreher, American Conservative [more]

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The Relevance of the Communist Manifesto

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The Relevance of the Communist Manifesto

Slavoj Zizek

Philosophy; Marxism & Communism; Political manifestos

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No other Marxist text has come close to achieving the fame of The Communist Manifesto. But is it still relevant? Slavoj Zizek... [more]

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Maoism: A Global History

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Maoism: A Global History

Julia Lovell

History; General & world history; Social & political philosophy; Political science & theory; Marxism & Communism; Political leaders & leadership

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Maoism was a crucial motor of the Cold War: it shaped the course of the Vietnam War (and the international youth rebellions... [more]

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The Lives of Michel Foucault

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The Lives of Michel Foucault

David Macey

Biography: general; Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Social & political philosophy

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The classic biography of the radical French philosopher [more]

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The Handmaid's Tale and Philosophy: A Womb of One's Own

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The Handmaid's Tale and Philosophy: A Womb of One's Own

Rachel Robison-Greene

Television; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Advocate - Philosophy

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Philosophers look beyond the sea of red dresses to reveal insights about gender inequality, religious oppression, power, and... [more]

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The Tao of Pooh

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The Tao of Pooh

Benjamin Hoff

Oriental & Indian philosophy; Popular philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Taoism; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

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Two titles bound together in which we are reminded again that it is Pooh's way of doing things which has made him the world's... [more]

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The Traveller's Guide to Classical Philosophy

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The Traveller's Guide to Classical Philosophy

John Gaskin

Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Travel tips & advice: general; Advocate - Philosophy

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A primer for anyone interested in the foundation of Western thought and a companion for visitors to Greek and Roman sites.... [more]

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The Thinking Woman

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The Thinking Woman

Julienne Van Loon

Memoirs; Philosophy; Advocate - Philosophy

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A memoir combined with rigorous thinking and analysis, a book that prompts insightful questions about how we live. One of... [more]

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Ancient Philosophy: A Companion to the Core Readings

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Ancient Philosophy: A Companion to the Core Readings

Andrew Stumpf

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

Paperback

A guide to the most important and influential works of ancient Greek philosophy. The book begins with mythology and the pre-Socratics,... [more]

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Brutal Reasoning: Animals, Rationality, and Humanity in Early Modern England

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Brutal Reasoning: Animals, Rationality, and Humanity in Early Modern England...

Erica Fudge

Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; Philosophy

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Brutal Reasoning looks at the ways in which humans were conceptualized, at what being human meant, and at how humans could... [more]

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Heidegger: A Very Short Introduction

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Heidegger: A Very Short Introduction

Michael Inwood (Emeritus Fellow of Trinity College, Oxford)

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy of mind

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Martin Heidegger is one of the twentieth century's greatest yet most enigmatic and divisive philosophers. Michael Inwood explores... [more]

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The Way of a Pilgrim: Candid Tales of a Wanderer to His Spiritual Father

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The Way of a Pilgrim: Candid Tales of a Wanderer to His Spiritual Father...

Andrew Louth

Popular philosophy; Christian prayer; Christian spirituality & religious experience; Folklore, myths & legends; Popular psychology

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'Here, see my belongings- a bag of dry crusts on my back and the Holy Bible in my breast pocket; that's it' In 1884 a slim... [more]

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A Brief History of Thought: A Philosophical Guide to Living

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A Brief History of Thought: A Philosophical Guide to Living

Luc Ferry

Philosophy

Paperback

The international bestseller; a smart, accessible history of philosophy to inspire readers, young and old [more]

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Humour

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Humour

Terry Eagleton

Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

A compelling guide to the fundamental place of humour and comedy within Western culture--by one of its greatest exponents... [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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A Meaning to Life

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A Meaning to Life

Michael Ruse

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy of religion

Hardback

Does human life have any meaning? Does the question even make sense today? For centuries, the question of the meaning or purpose... [more]

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Logics of Worlds: Being and Event II

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Logics of Worlds: Being and Event II

Alain Badiou

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: logic

Paperback

Covers contemporary philosophical thought. This book is suitable for those interested in contemporary Continental philosophy.... [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

Hardback

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

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