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Philosophy

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Reading Marx

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Reading Marx

Slavoj Zizek, Frank Ruda, Agon Hamza

Philosophy; Marxism & Communism; Political economy; Advocate - Philosophy

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Marx's critique of political economy is vital for understanding the crisis of contemporary capitalism. Yet the nature of its... [more]

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Aristotle's Way: How Ancient Wisdom Can Change Your Life

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Aristotle's Way: How Ancient Wisdom Can Change Your Life

Edith Hall

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Popular philosophy; Self-help & personal development

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`Wonderful and timely ... Hugely recommended' STEPHEN FRY What do you and an ancient philosopher have in common? Aristotle's... [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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An assessment of the human condition in the twenty-first century presents data demonstrating that life quality, health, prosperity,... [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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The Moral Arc: How Science and Reason Lead Humanity Toward Truth, Justice and Freedom

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The Moral Arc: How Science and Reason Lead Humanity Toward Truth, Justice...

Michael Shermer

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy of science; Popular science

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Explains how abstract reasoning, rationality, empiricism, skepticism - scientific ways of thinking - have profoundly changed... [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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Upside down: a Primer for the Looking-Glass World

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Upside down: a Primer for the Looking-Glass World

Eduardo Galeano

Philosophy; Society & Social Sciences

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Galeano, author of the Memory of Fire trilogy, combines a novelist's intensity, a poet's lyricism, a journalist's fearlessness,... [more]

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How Proust Can Change Your Life

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How Proust Can Change Your Life

Alain de Botton

Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Philosophy

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`Dazzling' John Updike [more]

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The Punitive Society: Lectures at the Coll ge de France, 1972-1973

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The Punitive Society: Lectures at the Coll ge de France, 1972-1973

Michel Foucault

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy

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These thirteen lectures on the 'punitive society,' delivered at the College de France in the first three months of 1973, examine... [more]

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Living in the End Times

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Living in the End Times

Slavoj Zizek

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Social forecasting, future studies

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Zizek analyzes the end of the world at the hands of the four riders of the apocalypse [more]

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First as Tragedy, Then as Farce

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First as Tragedy, Then as Farce

Slavoj Zizek

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Social & political philosophy; Social issues & processes

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The leading philosopher of our time tackles the demise of liberalism, from the tragedy of 9/11 to the farce of the financial... [more]

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The Arts of Cinema

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The Arts of Cinema

Martin Seel

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Literary theory; Philosophy: aesthetics

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In The Arts of Cinema, Martin Seel explores film's connections to the other arts and the qualities that distinguish it from... [more]

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Dark Ecology: For a Logic of Future Coexistence

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Dark Ecology: For a Logic of Future Coexistence

Timothy Morton

Literary theory; Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Ethics & moral philosophy; Conservation of the environment; Global warming

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Timothy Morton explores the foundations of the ecological crisis to reestablish our ties to nonhuman beings and rediscover... [more]

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Adorno and Existence

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Adorno and Existence

Peter E. Gordon

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism

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Adorno was forever returning to the philosophies of bourgeois interiority, seeking the paradoxical relation between their... [more]

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Do Robots Make Love?: From AI to Immortality - Understanding Transhumanism in 12 Questions

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Do Robots Make Love?: From AI to Immortality - Understanding Transhumanism...

Laurent Alexandre, Jean-Michel Besnier

Philosophy; Life sciences: general issues; Robotics; Artificial intelligence

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Through 12 thought-provoking questions, a philosopher and a scientist explore the real-world ramifications of transhumanism... [more]

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German Philosophy in the Twentieth Century: Weber to Heidegger

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German Philosophy in the Twentieth Century: Weber to Heidegger

Julian Young

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

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The course of German philosophy in the twentieth century is one of the most exciting, diverse and controversial periods in... [more]

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Democracy and Its Crisis

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Democracy and Its Crisis

A. C. Grayling

Popular philosophy; Politics & government; Political structures: democracy

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An urgent exploration of the challenges facing democracy today [more]

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Big Ideas: The Little Book of Philosophy

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Big Ideas: The Little Book of Philosophy

DK

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

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Learn everything you need to know about the world of philosophy- from the key thinkers to modern concepts in a brand new portable... [more]

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War: An Enquiry

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War: An Enquiry

A. C. Grayling

Military history; Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Violence in society

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A renowned philosopher challenges long-held views on just wars, ethical conduct during war, why wars occur, how they alter... [more]

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Self and Soul: A Defense of Ideals

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Self and Soul: A Defense of Ideals

Mark Edmundson

Literary reference works; Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

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In a culture of the Self that has become progressively more skeptical and materialistic, we spare little thought for the great... [more]

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In Praise of Idleness: A Timeless Essay

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In Praise of Idleness: A Timeless Essay

Bertrand Russell, Bradley Trevor Greive

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Popular philosophy; Self-help & personal development

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New York Times bestselling author Bradley Trevor Greive breathes new life into Bertrand Russell's classic work, In Praise... [more]

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Right Thinking on Abortion

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Right Thinking on Abortion

Nicola Wright

Philosophy; Ethical issues: abortion & birth control

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The Snowflake Chronicles is a series of short books that aims to challenge, move and stir us to think about issues that provoke... [more]

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Code of the Samurai: A Modern Translation of the Bushido Shoshinshu of Taira Shigesuke

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Code of the Samurai: A Modern Translation of the Bushido Shoshinshu of Taira...

Thomas Cleary, Oscar Ratti

History; Oriental & Indian philosophy; Sociology: customs & traditions

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The Code of the Samurai is a 400-year-old explication of the rules and expectations embodied in Bushido, the Japanese way... [more]

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Why Buddhism is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment

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Why Buddhism is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment...

Robert Wright

Philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Buddhism; Self-help & personal development

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

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Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli's Lifelong Quest for Freedom

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Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli's Lifelong Quest for Freedom

Erica Benner

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Western philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance, c 500 to c 1600; Social & political philosophy

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Was Niccolo Machiavelli really the cynical schemer of legend - or was he a profound ethical thinker, who tried to save the... [more]

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