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Authoritarianism: Three Inquiries in Critical Theory

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Authoritarianism: Three Inquiries in Critical Theory

Wendy Brown, Peter E Gordon, Max Pensky

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Fascism & Nazism

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Across the Euro-Atlantic world, political leaders have been mobilizing their bases with nativism, racism, xenophobia, and... [more]

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Plato's Republic: A Ladybird Expert Book

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Plato's Republic: A Ladybird Expert Book

Angie Hobbs

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Social & political philosophy

Hardback

Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Plato's Republic is an accessible, authoritative, and timely introduction to the influential... [more]

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Catherine & Diderot: The Empress, the Philosopher, and the Fate of the Enlightenment

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Catherine & Diderot: The Empress, the Philosopher, and the Fate of the Enlightenment...

Robert Zaretsky

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

Hardback

In a dual biography crafted around the famous encounter between the French philosopher who wrote about power and the Russian... [more]

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Science and the Good: The Tragic Quest for the Foundations of Morality

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Science and the Good: The Tragic Quest for the Foundations of Morality

James Davison Hunter, Paul Nedelisky

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & science; Philosophy of science; History of science

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Why efforts to create a scientific basis of morality are doomed to fail [more]

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On Freedom

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On Freedom

Cass R. Sunstein

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Political control & freedoms; Freedom of information & freedom of speech

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From New York Times bestselling author Cass Sunstein, a brisk, provocative book that shows what freedom really means-and requires-today... [more]

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How to Keep Your Cool: An Ancient Guide to Anger Management

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How to Keep Your Cool: An Ancient Guide to Anger Management

Seneca

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Self-help & personal development

Hardback

Timeless wisdom on controlling anger in personal life and politics from the Roman Stoic philosopher and statesman Seneca.... [more]

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How to Think about War: An Ancient Guide to Foreign Policy

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How to Think about War: An Ancient Guide to Foreign Policy

Thucydides

Military history; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Social & political philosophy; Military tactics

Hardback

An accessible modern translation of essential speeches from Thucydides's History that takes listeners to the heart of his... [more]

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Philosophy of Nature

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Philosophy of Nature

Paul K. Feyerabend

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology

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Philosopher, physicist, and anarchist Paul Feyerabend was one of the most unconventional scholars of his time. His book Against... [more]

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The Incorporeal: Ontology, Ethics, and the Limits of Materialism

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The Incorporeal: Ontology, Ethics, and the Limits of Materialism

Elizabeth Grosz

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy: aesthetics; Ethics & moral philosophy; Feminism & feminist theory

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A new resolution of the mind-body problem that reconciles materialism and idealism. [more]

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Heraclitus: The Inception of Occidental Thinking and Logic: Heraclitus's Doctrine of the Logos

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Heraclitus: The Inception of Occidental Thinking and Logic: Heraclitus's...

Martin Heidegger, Marnie Hanlon

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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Aims to present an elucidation of the work of Heraclitus, a pre-Socratic philosopher as the author of On Nature , the first... [more]

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The Ideas That Made America: A Brief History

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The Ideas That Made America: A Brief History

Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen (Merle Curti Associate Professor of History and Vilas-Borghesi Distinguished Professor of History, University of Wisconsin-Madison)

History; History of the Americas; History: earliest times to present day; History of Western philosophy; History of ideas

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Drawing on a variety of discourses, from religion, philosophy, and political thought, to cultural criticism, social theory,... [more]

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Marxism, Colonialism, and Cricket: C. L. R. James's Beyond a Boundary

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Marxism, Colonialism, and Cricket: C. L. R. James's Beyond a Boundary

David Featherstone, Christopher Gair, Christian Hogsbjerg, Andrew Smith

Literary theory; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Philosophy; Politics & government; Cricket

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More than fifty years after the publication of C. L. R. James's classic Beyond a Boundary, the contributors to Marxism, Colonialism,... [more]

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Not Working: Why We Have to Stop

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Not Working: Why We Have to Stop

Josh Cohen

Popular philosophy; Psychology; Popular psychology

Hardback

'To do nothing at all is the most difficult thing in the world.' Oscar Wilde... [more]

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Silence: In the Age of Noise

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Silence: In the Age of Noise

Erling Kagge

Memoirs; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Popular psychology

Paperback

This translation originally published: London: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd., 2017. [more]

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Personal Impressions: Twentieth-Century Portraits

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Personal Impressions: Twentieth-Century Portraits

Isaiah Berlin

Biography; Autobiography: general; Philosophy

Paperback

The third, enlarged edition of Isaiah Berlin's remarkable series of character portraits, Personal ImpressionsWinston Churchill,... [more]

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At Least Know This: Essential Science to Enhance Your Life

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At Least Know This: Essential Science to Enhance Your Life

Guy P. Harrison

Philosophy: logic; Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Philosophy of science

Paperback

Science tells us a good deal about who we are, where we come from, the nature of the universe, how our brains work, and much,... [more]

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Eastern Philosophy: The Basics

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Eastern Philosophy: The Basics

Victoria S. Harrison (University of Glasgow, UK)

Oriental & Indian philosophy; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

Eastern Philosophy: The Basics is an essential introduction to major Indian and Chinese philosophies, both past and present.... [more]

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Heidegger and the Jews: The Black Notebooks

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Heidegger and the Jews: The Black Notebooks

Donatella Di Cesare

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Jewish studies

Paperback

Philosophers have long struggled to reconcile Martin Heidegger's involvement in Nazism with his status as one of the greatest... [more]

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The Little Book of Ikigai: The secret Japanese way to live a happy and long life

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The Little Book of Ikigai: The secret Japanese way to live a happy and long...

Ken Mogi

Non-Western philosophy; Psychology; Self-help & personal development; Mind, Body, Spirit

Paperback

Written by Japanese expert and bestselling writer Ken Mogi, The Little Book of Ikigai reveals all there is to know about... [more]

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The Lies That Bind: Rethinking Identity

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The Lies That Bind: Rethinking Identity

Kwame Anthony Appiah

Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Society & Social Sciences

Paperback

From the bestselling author of Cosmopolitanism comes this revealing exploration of how the collective identities that shape... [more]

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Democracy in a Divided Australia

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Democracy in a Divided Australia

Matthew Lesh

History; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government

Paperback

Australia has a new political, cultural, and economic elite. The class divides of yesteryear have been replaced new divisions... [more]

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Euthanasia: Putting the Culture to Death?

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Euthanasia: Putting the Culture to Death?

Peter Kurti

Philosophy; Sociology: death & dying

Paperback

Mounting pressure to legalise assisted suicide and euthanasia is a one-way ratchet asserting the primacy of individual choice.... [more]

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Theaetetus

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Theaetetus

Plato

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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A systematic treatment of the question, What is knowledge? , this masterpiece from Plato's later period features a dialogue... [more]

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In Praise of Disobedience: The Soul of Man Under Socialism and Other Writings

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In Praise of Disobedience: The Soul of Man Under Socialism and Other Writings...

Oscar Wilde

Literary essays; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

Works of Wilde's annus mirabilis of 1891 in one volume, with an introduction by renowned British playwright. [more]

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Atheist Overreach: What Atheism Can't Deliver

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Atheist Overreach: What Atheism Can't Deliver

Christian Smith

Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Religion: general; Agnosticism & atheism; Human rights

Hardback

In recent years atheism has become ever more visible, acceptable, and influential. Atheist apologists have become increasingly... [more]

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