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The History of Philosophy

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The History of Philosophy

A. C. Grayling

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Non-Western philosophy; Popular philosophy

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The story of philosophy is an epic tale- an exploration of the ideas, views and teachings of some of the most creative minds... [more]

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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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The Book That Changed America: How Darwin's Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation

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The Book That Changed America: How Darwin's Theory of Evolution Ignited...

Associate Professor of English Randall Fuller

History of the Americas; American Civil War; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

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Traces the impact of Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species on a diverse group of writers, abolitionists, and social... [more]

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Lessons in Stoicism: What Ancient Philosophers Teach Us about How to Live

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Lessons in Stoicism: What Ancient Philosophers Teach Us about How to Live...

John Sellars

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy; Self-help & personal development

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What aspects of your life do you really control? What do you do when you cannot guarantee that things will turn out in your... [more]

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The Prince: Faith, Abuse and George Pell (New Edition)

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The Prince: Faith, Abuse and George Pell (New Edition)

David Marr

Memoirs; History; Philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Society & culture: general

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Outgrowing God: A Beginner's Guide

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Outgrowing God: A Beginner's Guide

Richard Dawkins (Oxford University)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Agnosticism & atheism

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Should we believe in God? [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

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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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The Case Against Reality: How Evolution Hid the Truth from Our Eyes

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The Case Against Reality: How Evolution Hid the Truth from Our Eyes

Donald D. Hoffman

Philosophy of mind; Perception; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

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Do we see the world as it truly is? In The Case Against Reality, cognitive scientist Donald Hoffman says no-our visual perceptions... [more]

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Witcraft: The Invention of Philosophy in English

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Witcraft: The Invention of Philosophy in English

Jonathan Ree

Social & cultural history; Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; History of ideas

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An ambitious new history of philosophy in English that broadens the canon to include many lesser-known figures [more]

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The School of Life: An Emotional Education

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The School of Life: An Emotional Education

The School of Life

Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Family psychology; Self-help & personal development

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How to live wisely and well in the twenty-first century--an introduction to the modern art of emotional intelligence. [more]

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Nihilism

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Nihilism

Nolen Gertz (Assistant Professor of Applied Philosophy, University of Twente)

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

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An examination of the meaning of meaninglessness: why it matters that nothing matters. [more]

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The Triumph of Profiling: The Self in Digital Culture

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The Triumph of Profiling: The Self in Digital Culture

Andreas Bernard

Philosophy; Philosophy of mind; Advocate - Philosophy

Paperback

Translation of: Komplizen des Erkennungsdienstes. [more]

$33.95

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For a Critique of the Political Economy of the Sign

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For a Critique of the Political Economy of the Sign

Jean Baudrillard

Semiotics & semiology; Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Consumerism

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A material analysis of the sign which deepens Marx's critique of political economy for spectacular times. [more]

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This Life: Why Mortality Makes Us Free

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This Life: Why Mortality Makes Us Free

Martin Hagglund

Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Advocate - Philosophy

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'It is always lucid, and is at its heart remarkably simple. You could extract its essence and offer it to thirsty young atheists.'... [more]

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Rage Inside the Machine: The Prejudice of Algorithms, and How to Stop the Internet Making Bigots of Us All

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Rage Inside the Machine: The Prejudice of Algorithms, and How to Stop the...

Robert Elliott Smith

Ethics & moral philosophy; Business ethics; Digital lifestyle; Artificial intelligence

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We live in a world increasingly ruled by technology; we seem as governed by technology as we do by laws and regulations. Frighteningly... [more]

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Materialism

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Materialism

Terry Eagleton

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Popular philosophy

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A brilliant introduction to the philosophical concept of materialism and its relevance to contemporary science and culture... [more]

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How to Be an Existentialist: 10th Anniversary Edition

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How to Be an Existentialist: 10th Anniversary Edition

Gary Cox

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism

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The 10th anniversary edition of a witty classic about the philosophy of existentialism. It is also a genuine self-help book... [more]

$28.99

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The Philosophical Hitchcock: Vertigo  and the Anxieties of Unknowingness

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The Philosophical Hitchcock: Vertigo and the Anxieties of Unknowingness...

Robert B Pippin

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Philosophy: aesthetics; Media studies

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On the surface, The Philosophical Hitchcock: Vertigo and the Anxieties of Unknowingness, is a close reading of Alfred Hitchcock's... [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

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

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How to Overcome Your Childhood

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How to Overcome Your Childhood

The School of Life

Popular philosophy; Psychology; Popular psychology

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This book is a guide to better understanding our younger selves in order to shape who we wish to be in the future. It explores... [more]

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Light on Life: The Yoga Journey to Wholeness, Inner Peace and Ultimate Freedom

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Light on Life: The Yoga Journey to Wholeness, Inner Peace and Ultimate Freedom...

B.K.S. Iyengar

Popular philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Fitness & diet; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation

Paperback

The world's most venerated yoga teacher sheds light on life through the prism of yoga. [more]

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The New Cambridge Companion to Nietzsche

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The New Cambridge Companion to Nietzsche

Tom Stern

Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900

Paperback

Comprehensive, accessible and detailed, this volume will be important for students and teachers seeking to develop their understanding... [more]

$49.95

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Out of Our Minds: What We Think and How We Came to Think It

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Out of Our Minds: What We Think and How We Came to Think It

Felipe Fernandez-Armesto

Interdisciplinary studies; History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Philosophy of mind; Cognition & cognitive psychology

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An extraordinary journey through the history of the human imagination, from the dawn of civilization to the present day [more]

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Science: Antiquity and its Legacy

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Science: Antiquity and its Legacy

Philippa Lang

Classical history & classical civilisation; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; History of ideas; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

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Modern science and its technology are the children of the seventeenth-century. Shedding fresh light on topics such as Euclid's... [more]

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Entrenchment: Wealth, Power, and the Constitution of Democratic Societies

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Entrenchment: Wealth, Power, and the Constitution of Democratic Societies...

Paul Starr

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Economic history; Advocate - Politics

Hardback

An investigation into the foundations of democratic societies and the ongoing struggle over the power of concentrated wealth... [more]

$52.99

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