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Idleness: A Philosophical Essay

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Idleness: A Philosophical Essay

Brian O'Connor

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

Hardback

The first book to challenge modern philosophy's case against idleness, revealing why the idle state is one of true freedom... [more]

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In the Flow

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In the Flow

Boris Groys

Theory of art; Philosophy

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The leading art theorist takes on art in the age of the internet [more]

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Being Ecological

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Being Ecological

Timothy Morton

Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Mathematics & Sciences; Applied ecology; Social impact of environmental issues

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Why is everything we think we know about ecology wrong?<br />Is there really any difference between 'humans' and 'nature'?<br... [more]

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Marxism: A Graphic Guide

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Marxism: A Graphic Guide

Rupert Woodfin

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

Paperback

A bold new edition of this bestselling Graphic Guide to commemorate Marx's 200th birthday. [more]

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More Than Happiness: Buddhist and Stoic Wisdom for a Sceptical Age

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More Than Happiness: Buddhist and Stoic Wisdom for a Sceptical Age

Antonia Macaro

Popular philosophy; Buddhism; Psychology; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

An inspiring, critical and practical look at what we can learn from ancient wisdom. [more]

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Object-Oriented Ontology: A New Theory of Everything

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Object-Oriented Ontology: A New Theory of Everything

Graham Harman

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Popular philosophy; Environmentalist thought & ideology

Paperback

What is reality, really?<br... [more]

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Ancient Rhetoric: From Aristotle to Philostratus

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Ancient Rhetoric: From Aristotle to Philostratus

Thomas N. Habinek

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

Paperback

Classical rhetoric is one of the earliest versions of what is today known as media studies. It was absolutely crucial to life... [more]

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Baruch Spinoza's Ethics

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Baruch Spinoza's Ethics

Gary Slater, Andreas Vrahimis

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Nature & existence of God

Paperback

Baruch Spinoza's Ethics is a dense masterpiece of sustained argumentative reasoning. It earned its place as one of the most... [more]

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The Old Social Classes and the Revolutionary Movement in Iraq (Macat Library)

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The Old Social Classes and the Revolutionary Movement in Iraq (Macat Library)...

Dale Stahl

Social & cultural history; Philosophy; Social classes; Revolutionary groups & movements

Paperback

How do you solve a problem like understanding Iraq? For Hanna Batatu, the solution to this conundrum lay in generating alternative... [more]

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Great Thinkers: Simple Tools from 60 Great Thinkers to Improve Your Life Today

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Great Thinkers: Simple Tools from 60 Great Thinkers to Improve Your Life...

The School of Life, Stuart Patience

Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Popular psychology

Hardback

A unique selection of the greatest thinkers from the fields of philosophy, political theory, sociology, art, architecture... [more]

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Tocqueville's Political Economy

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Tocqueville's Political Economy

Richard Swedberg

Social & political philosophy; History of ideas; Sociology; Business & Economics; Political economy; Economic history

Paperback

Alexis de Tocqueville (1805-59) has long been recognized as a major political and social thinker as well as historian, but... [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

Paperback

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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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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Lives of the Eminent Philosophers: by Diogenes Laertius

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Lives of the Eminent Philosophers: by Diogenes Laertius

James Miller (Professor of Liberal Studies and Politics and Faculty Director of Creative Publishing & Critical Journalism, the New School)

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Classical history & classical civilisation; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

Hardback

Everyone wants to live a meaningful life. Long before our own day of self-help books offering twelve-step programs and other... [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

Hardback

'Correlation does not imply causation.' This mantra was invoked by scientists for decades in order to avoid taking positions... [more]

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Canzoniere

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Canzoniere

Francesco Petrarca

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Western philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance, c 500 to c 1600; Languages & ESL

Paperback

The focus of this large collection is Petrarch's lifelong love for the mysterious Laura, but the themes he treats are many... [more]

$33.95

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The Routledge Guidebook to James's Principles of Psychology

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The Routledge Guidebook to James's Principles of Psychology

David E. Leary

Philosophy of mind; Psychology

Paperback

The Routledge Guidebook to James's Principles of Psychology is an engaging and accessible introduction to a monumental text... [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

Paperback

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

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From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds

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From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds

Daniel C. Dennett

Philosophy of mind; Eclectic & esoteric religions & belief systems; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution

Paperback

What is human consciousness and how is it possible? These questions fascinate thinking people from poets and painters to physicists,... [more]

$24.99

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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

Paperback

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

$56.99

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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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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

Paperback

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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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; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Featuring Freud! Groucho Marx! Socrates! Lily Tomlin! Kierkegaard! Buddha! New Yorker cartoonists! Zombies! And of course,... [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; Psychology; Socialism & left-of-centre democratic ideologies

Paperback

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

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Thomas Paine: Britain, America, and France in the Age of Enlightenment and Revolution

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Thomas Paine: Britain, America, and France in the Age of Enlightenment and...

J. C. D. Clark

History; Social & cultural history; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies

Hardback

J.C.D. Clark demythologizes the history of Thomas Paine, understanding the impact he has had on modern human rights, democracy,... [more]

$61.95

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