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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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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; Advocate - Today's World

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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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The Thinking Woman

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The Thinking Woman

Julienne Van Loon

Memoirs; Philosophy; Advocate - Philosophy

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A memoir combined with rigorous thinking and analysis, a book that prompts insightful questions about how we live. One of... [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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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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Is modernity really failing? [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

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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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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; Psychology; Clinical psychology; 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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Brutal Reasoning: Animals, Rationality, and Humanity in Early Modern England

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Brutal Reasoning: Animals, Rationality, and Humanity in Early Modern England...

Erica Fudge

Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; Philosophy

Paperback

Brutal Reasoning looks at the ways in which humans were conceptualized, at what being human meant, and at how humans could... [more]

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The Traveller's Guide to Classical Philosophy

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The Traveller's Guide to Classical Philosophy

John Gaskin

Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Travel tips & advice: general; Advocate - Philosophy

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A primer for anyone interested in the foundation of Western thought and a companion for visitors to Greek and Roman sites.... [more]

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The Tao of Pooh

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The Tao of Pooh

Benjamin Hoff

Oriental & Indian philosophy; Popular philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Taoism; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

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Two titles bound together in which we are reminded again that it is Pooh's way of doing things which has made him the world's... [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

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

Paperback

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

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Sartre: A Philosophical Biography

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Sartre: A Philosophical Biography

Thomas R. Flynn

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism

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This biography presents a conceptual genealogy of Sartre's philosophical thought, taking into account his imaginative literature,... [more]

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The Way of a Pilgrim: Candid Tales of a Wanderer to His Spiritual Father

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The Way of a Pilgrim: Candid Tales of a Wanderer to His Spiritual Father...

Andrew Louth

Popular philosophy; Christian prayer; Christian spirituality & religious experience; Folklore, myths & legends; Popular psychology

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'Here, see my belongings- a bag of dry crusts on my back and the Holy Bible in my breast pocket; that's it' In 1884 a slim... [more]

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An Illustrated Brief History of Western Philosophy, 20th Anniversary Edition

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An Illustrated Brief History of Western Philosophy, 20th Anniversary Edition...

Anthony Kenny

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy

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An illustrated tour through the history of Western philosophy by renowned authority Anthony Kenny, newly revised and expanded... [more]

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Ancient Philosophy: A Companion to the Core Readings

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Ancient Philosophy: A Companion to the Core Readings

Andrew Stumpf

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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A guide to the most important and influential works of ancient Greek philosophy. The book begins with mythology and the pre-Socratics,... [more]

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A Brief History of Thought: A Philosophical Guide to Living

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A Brief History of Thought: A Philosophical Guide to Living

Luc Ferry

Philosophy

Paperback

The international bestseller; a smart, accessible history of philosophy to inspire readers, young and old [more]

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Logics of Worlds: Being and Event II

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Logics of Worlds: Being and Event II

Alain Badiou

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: logic

Paperback

Covers contemporary philosophical thought. This book is suitable for those interested in contemporary Continental philosophy.... [more]

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David Hume on Morals, Politics, and Society

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David Hume on Morals, Politics, and Society

David Hume

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

Paperback

A compact and accessible edition of Hume's political and moral writings with essays by a distinguished set of contributors... [more]

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Thomas Aquinas: Basic Philosophical Writings: From the Summa Theologiae and The Principles of Nature (13th Century CE)

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Thomas Aquinas: Basic Philosophical Writings: From the Summa Theologiae...

Steven Baldner

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance, c 500 to c 1600

Paperback

Contains new translations of the philosophical writings of Thomas Aquinas from the Summa Theologiae and The Principles of... [more]

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Epistemology

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Epistemology

Ernest Sosa

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

Paperback

In this concise book, one of the world's leading epistemologists provides a sophisticated, revisionist introduction to the... [more]

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The Singular Universe and the Reality of Time: A Proposal in Natural Philosophy

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The Singular Universe and the Reality of Time: A Proposal in Natural Philosophy...

Roberto Mangabeira Unger (Harvard Law School, Massachusetts), Lee Smolin

Philosophy; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science

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Cosmology is in crisis. In this book, philosopher Roberto Mangabeira Unger and physicist Lee Smolin, world-renowned for their... [more]

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Evil Online

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Evil Online

Dean Cocking, Jeroen van den Hoven

Philosophy; Philosophy of science

Paperback

I am delighted to offer my highest praise to Dean Cocking and Jeroen van den Hoven's brilliant new book, Evil Online. [more]

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The Joyous Science

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The Joyous Science

Friedrich Nietzsche

Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Philosophy: aesthetics; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

The Joyous Science is a liberating voyage of discovery as Nietzsche's realization that 'God is dead' and his critique of morality,... [more]

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The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt: A Tyranny of Truth

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The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt: A Tyranny of Truth

Ken Krimstein

Biography; Graphic novels: history & criticism; Social & political philosophy; Fascism & Nazism

Paperback

'A genre-breaking insight... [more]

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