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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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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; Advocate - Philosophy

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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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Trigger Warnings: Political Correctness and the Rise of the Right

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Trigger Warnings: Political Correctness and the Rise of the Right

Jeff Sparrow

Social & political philosophy; Political correctness; Politics & government; Political leaders & leadership; Public opinion & polls

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Donald Trump is the Thing-that-should-not-be. [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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I Think, Therefore I Draw: Understanding Philosophy through Cartoons

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I Think, Therefore I Draw: Understanding Philosophy through Cartoons

Daniel Klein, Thomas Cathcart

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Hardback

The great philosophers live among us, and they've got some great punchlines [more]

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Like a Thief in Broad Daylight: Power in the Era of Post-Human Capitalism

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Like a Thief in Broad Daylight: Power in the Era of Post-Human Capitalism...

Slavoj Zizek

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Political science & theory; Impact of science & technology on society

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In recent years, techno-scientific progress has started to utterly transform our world - changing it almost beyond recognition.... [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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The Tyranny of the Ideal: Justice in a Diverse Society

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The Tyranny of the Ideal: Justice in a Diverse Society

Gerald Gaus

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

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In his provocative new book, The Tyranny of the Ideal, Gerald Gaus lays out a vision for how we should theorize about justice... [more]

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Epistemology

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Epistemology

Ernest Sosa

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge

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

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

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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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Genetic Ethics: An Introduction

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Genetic Ethics: An Introduction

Colin Farrelly

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Medical ethics & professional conduct; Genetics (non-medical)

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In this deftly written book, philosopher Colin Farrelly contemplates the various ethical and social quandaries raised by the... [more]

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National Populism: The Revolt Against Liberal Democracy

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National Populism: The Revolt Against Liberal Democracy

Roger Eatwell, Matthew Goodwin

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Conservatism & right-of-centre democratic ideologies; Nationalism; Political structures: democracy

Paperback

A crucial new guide to one of the most urgent political phenomena of our... [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

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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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Beautiful Country Burn Again: Trump's Rise to Power, and the State of the Country that Voted for Him

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Beautiful Country Burn Again: Trump's Rise to Power, and the State of the...

Ben Fountain

History; History of the Americas; Social & political philosophy; Political science & theory; Elections & referenda

Paperback

A timely, interrogative, passionate but even-handed exploration of the state of US politics, from the New York Times bestselling... [more]

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Setting the People Free: The Story of Democracy, Second Edition

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Setting the People Free: The Story of Democracy, Second Edition

John Dunn

Social & political philosophy; History of ideas; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Political structures: democracy

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Why does democracy - as a word and as an idea - loom so large in the political imagination, though it has so often been misused... [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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On Human Nature

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On Human Nature

Roger Scruton

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; States of consciousness

Paperback

A brief, radical defense... [more]

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The Spirit of Zen

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The Spirit of Zen

Sam Van Schaik

Oriental & Indian philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Buddhist sacred texts; Zen Buddhism

Paperback

An engaging introduction to Zen Buddhism, featuring a new English translation of one of the earliest Zen texts [more]

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The End of the West and Other Cautionary Tales

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The End of the West and Other Cautionary Tales

Sean Meighoo (Assisant Professor, Emory University)

General & world history; Social & cultural history; History of Western philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government

Paperback

What if the West has not come to an end, but has entered a new phase of economic, political, and cultural domination? [more]

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Anger and Forgiveness: Resentment, Generosity, Justice

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Anger and Forgiveness: Resentment, Generosity, Justice

Martha C. Nussbaum (Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics, Law School and the Philosophy Department at the University of Chicago)

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy

Paperback

Anger is not just ubiquitous, it is also popular. Many people think it is impossible to care sufficiently for justice without... [more]

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A Short History of German Philosophy

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A Short History of German Philosophy

Vittorio Hosle

European history; Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; History of ideas

Paperback

This concise but comprehensive book provides an original history of German-language philosophy from the Middle Ages to today.... [more]

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Cambridge Companions to Philosophy

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Cambridge Companions to Philosophy

Peter E. Pormann (University of Manchester)

Classical history & classical civilisation; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Medicine; History of medicine

Paperback

Hippocrates is a towering figure in Greek medicine, who has inspired generations of physicians over millennia in both the... [more]

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How To Think: A Guide for the Perplexed

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How To Think: A Guide for the Perplexed

Alan Jacobs

Popular philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Cognition & cognitive psychology

Paperback

How to Think is a contrarian treatise on why we're not as good at thinking as we assume - but how recovering this lost art... [more]

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