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Doing Philosophy: From Common Curiosity to Logical Reasoning

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Doing Philosophy: From Common Curiosity to Logical Reasoning

Timothy Williamson

Philosophy

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Is philosophy a unique discipline, or are its methods more like those of other sciences than many philosophers think? Timothy... [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 Peterson

Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Clinical psychology; Advice on careers & achieving success; Popular psychology; Advocate - Today's World

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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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Socrates in Love: The Making of a Philosopher

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Socrates in Love: The Making of a Philosopher

Armand D'Angour

Biography: historical, political & military; Classical history & classical civilisation; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Advocate - Philosophy

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An innovative and insightful exploration of the passionate early life of Socrates and the influences that led him to become... [more]

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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

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First published in Italy by Aldephi Edizioni SPA under the title L'ordine del tempo, 2017 --Copyright page. [more]

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Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life

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Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Risk assessment; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Macroeconomics; Management: leadership & motivation; Popular psychology

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Why should we never listen to people who explain rather than do? Why do companies go bust? How is it that we have more slaves... [more]

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Happy Ever After: Escaping The Myth of The Perfect Life

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Happy Ever After: Escaping The Myth of The Perfect Life

Paul Dolan

Popular philosophy; Psychology; Behavioural theory (Behaviourism); Psychology: emotions; Self-help & personal development; Popular psychology

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Get a good education, be successful, get married, have kids and look after your health. This is what we're told will make... [more]

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Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Soren Kierkegaard

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Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Soren Kierkegaard

Clare Carlisle

Biography; Biography: literary; Biography: religious & spiritual; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy of religion

Hardback

Søren Kierkegaard is one of the most passionate and challenging of all modern philosophers, and is often regarded as... [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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Why Liberalism Failed

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Why Liberalism Failed

Patrick J. Deneen

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies

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One of the most important political books of 2018. --Rod Dreher, American Conservative [more]

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The Science of Fate: Why Your Future is More Predictable Than You Think

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The Science of Fate: Why Your Future is More Predictable Than You Think...

Hannah Critchlow

Philosophy of mind; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Neurosciences

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Are we really the masters of our own destiny? Neuroscientist Hannah Critchlow shows how far our future is already hardwired... [more]

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Towards a New Manifesto

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Towards a New Manifesto

Theodor Adorno

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy

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A fascinating dialogue on a new Communist Manifesto from two giants of twentieth century philosophy. [more]

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The Relevance of the Communist Manifesto

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The Relevance of the Communist Manifesto

Slavoj Zizek

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

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No other Marxist text has come close to achieving the fame of The Communist Manifesto. But is it still relevant? Slavoj Zizek... [more]

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The Hidden Half: How the World Conceals its Secrets

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The Hidden Half: How the World Conceals its Secrets

Michael Blastland

Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Society & Social Sciences; Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge; Popular science

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A revolutionary new book revealing why we should doubt experts - and question ourselves [more]

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Disparities

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Disparities

Slavoj Zizek

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Social & political philosophy; Advocate - Philosophy

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The concept of disparity has long been a topic of obsession and argument for philosophers but Slavoj Zizek would argue that... [more]

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Stop Being Reasonable

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Stop Being Reasonable

Eleanor Gordon-Smith

Philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Advocate - Economics & Business

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When Einstein Walked with G del: Excursions to the Edge of Thought

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When Einstein Walked with G del: Excursions to the Edge of Thought

Jim Holt

Literary essays; Philosophy; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics; Science: general issues; Cosmology & the universe

Paperback

From Jim Holt, the New York Times bestselling author of Why Does the World Exist?, comes an entertaining and accessible guide... [more]

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The Joy of Missing Out

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The Joy of Missing Out

Svend Brinkmann

History of Western philosophy; Psychology; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

Paperback

'Because you're worth it', proclaims the classic cosmetics ad. 'Just do it!' implores the global sports retailer. Everywhere... [more]

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Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason

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Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason

David Harvey

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

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Marx's Capital is one of the most important texts of the modern era. The three volumes, published between 1867 and 1883, changed... [more]

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The Memorabilia

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The Memorabilia

Xenophon

Ethics & moral philosophy

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Composed many years after Socrates' death, these dialogues were assembled by one of the philosopher's former students and... [more]

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Heidegger: A Very Short Introduction

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Heidegger: A Very Short Introduction

Michael Inwood (Emeritus Fellow of Trinity College, Oxford)

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy of mind

Paperback

Martin Heidegger is one of the twentieth century's greatest yet most enigmatic and divisive philosophers. Michael Inwood explores... [more]

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High Heel

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High Heel

Summer Brennan (Freelance Writer, USA)

Philosophy: aesthetics; Material culture; Fashion & society; Media studies

Paperback

Best Fifteen Books of March 2019, Refinery29 Top Ten books of March 2019, Paste Magazine Object Lessons is a series of... [more]

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Maoism: A Global History

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Maoism: A Global History

Julia Lovell

History; General & world history; Social & political philosophy; Political science & theory; Marxism & Communism; Political leaders & leadership

Paperback

Maoism was a crucial motor of the Cold War: it shaped the course of the Vietnam War (and the international youth rebellions... [more]

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The Life of Plants: A Metaphysics of Mixture

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The Life of Plants: A Metaphysics of Mixture

Emanuele Coccia

Philosophy; Botany & plant sciences; The environment

Paperback

We barely talk about them and seldom know their names. Philosophy has always overlooked them; even biology considers them... [more]

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The Lives of Michel Foucault

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The Lives of Michel Foucault

David Macey

Biography: general; Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Social & political philosophy

Paperback

The classic biography of the radical French philosopher [more]

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The Handmaid's Tale and Philosophy: A Womb of One's Own

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The Handmaid's Tale and Philosophy: A Womb of One's Own

Rachel Robison-Greene

Television; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Philosophers look beyond the sea of red dresses to reveal insights about gender inequality, religious oppression, power, and... [more]

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