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Philosophy

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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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The bestselling author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics takes us on an enchanting journey to discover the meaning of timE.... [more]

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The Courage of Hopelessness: Chronicles of a Year of Acting Dangerously

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The Courage of Hopelessness: Chronicles of a Year of Acting Dangerously...

Slavoj Zizek

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Religion & politics; Advocate - Philosophy

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The maverick philosopher returns to explore today's idealogical, political and economic battles, and asks whether radical... [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

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; 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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The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

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The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

Judea Pearl, Dana Mackenzie

Philosophy of mind; Mathematics & Sciences; Probability & statistics; Popular science; Artificial intelligence; Advocate - Science

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A pioneer of artificial intelligence shows how the study of causality revolutionized science and the world 'Correlation... [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; Clinical psychology; Health & Self-Help; 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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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

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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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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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Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Fundamental Political Writings

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Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Fundamental Political Writings

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Politics & government

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Includes the Social Contract, Discourse on the Sciences and the Arts, Discourse on the Origins of Inequality, and Preface... [more]

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A Call for Revolution

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A Call for Revolution

Dalai Lama, Sofia Stril-Rever

Philosophy; Society & culture: general; Health & Self-Help; Advocate - Today's World

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A RALLYING CRY FOR THE WHOLE WORLD, BY ONE OF THE MOST RESPECTED LEADERS OF OUR TROUBLED TIMES. This eloquent, impassioned... [more]

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C. S. Lewis

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C. S. Lewis

Stewart Goetz

Biography; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Christian theology

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The definitive exploration of C.S. Lewis s philosophical thought, and its connection with his theological and literary work... [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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Bourdieu: A Critical Introduction

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Bourdieu: A Critical Introduction

Tony Schirato, Mary Roberts

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Social theory; Advocate - Philosophy

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Throughout his career, French philosopher Pierre Bourdieu sought to interrogate what he described as the 'social unconscious',... [more]

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Carpe Diem Regained: The Vanishing Art of Seizing the Day

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Carpe Diem Regained: The Vanishing Art of Seizing the Day

Roman Krznaric

Philosophy; Popular philosophy; History of ideas; Self-help & personal development

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Existentialism is backCarpe diem - `seize the day' - is one of the oldest pieces of life advice in Western history. In Carpe... [more]

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Against Empathy: The Case for Rational Compassion

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Against Empathy: The Case for Rational Compassion

Paul Bloom

Ethics & moral philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Psychology: emotions; Popular science

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Guiding us expertly through the experiments, case studies and arguments on all sides, Paul Bloom ultimately shows that some... [more]

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Why Marx Was Right

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Why Marx Was Right

Terry Eagleton

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Marxism & Communism

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Takes issue with the prejudice that Marxism is dead and done with. Taking ten of the common objections to Marxism - that it... [more]

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The Chessboard and the Web: Strategies of Connection in a Networked World

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The Chessboard and the Web: Strategies of Connection in a Networked World...

Anne-Marie Slaughter

21st century history: from c 2000 -; Social & cultural history; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; International relations

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Concise and accessible, based on real-world situations, on a lucid understanding of network science, and on a clear taxonomy... [more]

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Tell Me Something I Don't Know: Dialogues in Epistemology

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Tell Me Something I Don't Know: Dialogues in Epistemology

Michael L. Veber

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

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Presents a collection of original dialogues in epistemology, suitable for student readers but also of interest to experts.... [more]

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Autobiography

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Autobiography

John Stuart Mill

Autobiography: literary; Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Social & political philosophy

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J. S. Mill was the greatest British philosopher of the nineteenth century. Mill's purpose in writing his Autobiography was... [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

Decision theory: general; History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Philosophy; 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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Examined Lives: Twelve Great Thinkers and the Search for Wisdom, from Socrates to Nietzsche

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Examined Lives: Twelve Great Thinkers and the Search for Wisdom, from Socrates...

James Miller

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

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Learn how to live from history's greatest thinkers Socrates * Plato * Diogenes * Aristotle * Seneca * Augustine * Montaigne... [more]

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