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Midlife: A Philosophical Guide

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Midlife: A Philosophical Guide

Kieran Setiya

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy

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Philosophical wisdom and practical advice for overcoming the problems of... [more]

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When All Else Fails: The Ethics of Resistance to State Injustice

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When All Else Fails: The Ethics of Resistance to State Injustice

Jason Brennan

Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Civil rights & citizenship

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Why you have the right to resist unjust government The economist Albert O. Hirschman famously argued that citizens of democracies... [more]

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The Death of the Gods: The New Global Power Grab

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The Death of the Gods: The New Global Power Grab

Carl Miller

Popular philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Political science & theory; Impact of science & technology on society

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From a cyber-crime raid in suburbia to the engine rooms of Silicon Valley, and from the digital soldiers of Berkshire to the... [more]

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Phenomenology in France: A Philosophical and Theological Introduction

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Phenomenology in France: A Philosophical and Theological Introduction

Steven DeLay

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism

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This book is an introduction to French phenomenology in the post-1945 period. While many of phenomenology's greatest thinkers-Husserl,... [more]

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Why Read Hannah Arendt Now?

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Why Read Hannah Arendt Now?

Richard J. Bernstein

Philosophy; Political science & theory

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Recently there has been an extraordinary international revival of interest in Hannah Arendt. She was extremely perceptive... [more]

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Is Gender Fluid?: A primer for the 21st century

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Is Gender Fluid?: A primer for the 21st century

Sally Hines (University of Leeds UK)

History of Western philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies, gender groups; Gay & Lesbian studies

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One of four titles in Thames & Hudson's innovative new `Big Idea' series, this intelligent, stimulating book assesses the... [more]

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Is Democracy Failing?: A primer for the 21st century

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Is Democracy Failing?: A primer for the 21st century

Niheer Dasandi

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Central government

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One of four titles in Thames & Hudson's innovative new `Big Idea' series, this book explores and interrogates each form of... [more]

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Is Capitalism Working?: A primer for the 21st century

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Is Capitalism Working?: A primer for the 21st century

Jacob Field

Reference works; Philosophy; Politics & government; Business & management

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One of four titles in Thames & Hudson's innovative new `Big Idea' series, this incisive discussion of capitalism breaks down... [more]

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What Is Philosophy for?

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What Is Philosophy for?

Mary Midgley

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy

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Why should anybody take an interest in philosophy? Is it just another detailed study like metallurgy? Or is it similar to... [more]

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The Art of Logic: How to Make Sense in a World that Doesn't

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The Art of Logic: How to Make Sense in a World that Doesn't

Eugenia Cheng

Philosophy: logic; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematical logic; Popular science

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Emotions are powerful. In newspaper headlines and on social media, they have become the primary way of understanding the world.... [more]

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Philosophy

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Philosophy

Jeremy Stangroom

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

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From the classical thinkers to modern economic theories, and from the advances in psychology to the cutting-edge of postmodernist... [more]

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Can Democracy Work?: A Short History of a Radical Idea, from Ancient Athens to Our World

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Can Democracy Work?: A Short History of a Radical Idea, from Ancient Athens...

Prof. James Miller (Professor of Economics and International Affairs, George Washington University)

Social & cultural history; Popular philosophy; History of ideas; Politics & government; Political structures: democracy

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Is democracy a force for good or something much more dangerous? [more]

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Atheism

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Atheism

Jeff Love

Philosophy; Agnosticism & atheism

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Atheism is an erudite and open-ended exploration of profound questions of estrangement, death, suicide, and the infinite that... [more]

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Memento Mori: What the Romans Can Tell Us About Old Age and Death

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Memento Mori: What the Romans Can Tell Us About Old Age and Death

Peter Jones

History; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Psychology of ageing

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A revealing and entertaining guide to how the Romans confronted their own mortality and the problems of old age, from the... [more]

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Donna Haraway's A Cyborg Manifesto

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Donna Haraway's A Cyborg Manifesto

Rebecca Pohl

Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies, gender groups; Political science & theory

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Haraway's `A Cyborg Manifesto' is a key postmodern text and is widely taught in many disciplines as one of the first texts... [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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American Enlightenments: Pursuing Happiness in the Age of Reason

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American Enlightenments: Pursuing Happiness in the Age of Reason

Caroline Winterer

History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social & political philosophy

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A provocative reassessment of the concept of an American golden age of European-born reason and intellectual curiosity in... [more]

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A Secular Age

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A Secular Age

Charles Taylor (McGill University)

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Philosophy of religion

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Almost everyone would agree that the place of religion in our societies has changed profoundly over the years. This book takes... [more]

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The Construction of Human Kinds

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The Construction of Human Kinds

Ron Mallon, Ph.D (Associate Professor & Director of the Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology Program, Washington University, Saint Louis)

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Psychology; Philosophy of science

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Ron Mallon explores how thinking and talking about kinds of person can bring those kinds into being. He considers what normative... [more]

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Insomnia

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Insomnia

Marina Benjamin

Biography; Memoirs; Popular philosophy; Sleep & dreams; Sleep disorders & therapy

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Marina Benjamin's Insomnia is part memoir and part philosophical inquiry. An intense and lyrical personal narrative into a... [more]

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Speculative Realism: An Introduction

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Speculative Realism: An Introduction

Graham Harman

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

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On April 27, 2007, the first Speculative Realism (SR) workshop was held at Goldsmiths, University of London, featuring four... [more]

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Stoicism: A Very Short Introduction

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Stoicism: A Very Short Introduction

Brad Inwood (Professor of Philosophy and Classics, Yale University)

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy

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Stoicism is two things: a long past philosophical school of ancient Greece and Rome, and an enduring philosophical movement... [more]

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Lost Maps of the Caliphs

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Lost Maps of the Caliphs

Yossef Rapoport, Emilie Savage-Smith

History; Medieval history; Historical maps & atlases; Islamic & Arabic philosophy; Cartography, map-making & projections

Hardback

Lost Maps of the Caliphs provides the first general overview of The Book of Curiosities and the unique insight it offers into... [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

Alessandro Fontana

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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South

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South

Merlin Coverley

Literary studies: general; Social & cultural history; History of Western philosophy; Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

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The South has long since cast its spell on our collective imagination. Writers and artists, from Goethe and Poe, to Gauguin,... [more]

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