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AutoBioPhilosophy: An Intimate Story of What it Means to be Human

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AutoBioPhilosophy: An Intimate Story of What it Means to be Human

Robert Rowland Smith

Memoirs; Popular philosophy

Paperback

AutoBioPhilosophy is an astonishingly frank and original autobiography that explores the fundamental question of what it means... [more]

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Questions for Deep Thinkers: 200+ of the Most Challenging Questions You (Probably) Never Thought to Ask

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Questions for Deep Thinkers: 200+ of the Most Challenging Questions You...

Henry Kraemer, Brandon Marcus

Popular philosophy; Humour

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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A Practical Guide to Philosophy for Everyday Life: See the Bigger Picture

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A Practical Guide to Philosophy for Everyday Life: See the Bigger Picture...

Trevor Curnow

Popular philosophy

Paperback

An Introducing Practical Guide to how philosophy can be used in everyday life [more]

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The World in Thirty-Eight Chapters or Dr Johnson's Guide to Life

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The World in Thirty-Eight Chapters or Dr Johnson's Guide to Life

Henry Hitchings

Biography; Biography: literary; Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; British & Irish history; Popular philosophy

Hardback

Part portrait of Britain's greatest man of letters, part guide to life, a witty and erudite re-evaluation of Dr Johnson's... [more]

$34.99

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The School of Life Dictionary

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The School of Life Dictionary

The School of Life

Dictionaries; Reference works; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Popular psychology

Hardback

This dictionary is a tool to help us convey our true intentions with economy and precision. The School of Life - an organisation... [more]

$45.00

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Infinite Awareness: The Awakening of a Scientific Mind

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Infinite Awareness: The Awakening of a Scientific Mind

Marjorie Hines Woollacott

Philosophy of mind; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Infinite Awareness pairs Woollacott's research as a neuroscientist with her self-revelations about her mind's spiritual power.... [more]

$36.99

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Why We Hate Cheap Things

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Why We Hate Cheap Things

The School of Life

Popular philosophy; Gift books

Hardback

This volume explores the way we can easily pine for what is costly and out of reach - and it gently returns us to ourselves,... [more]

$22.99

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How to Reform Capitalism

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How to Reform Capitalism

The School of Life

Popular philosophy; Political ideologies

Hardback

The problems of capitalism are, in their essence, not about money, law or politics, but about human psychology - the field... [more]

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Think Differently: Open your mind. Philosophy for modern life: 20 thought-provoking lessons (BUILD+BECOME)

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Think Differently: Open your mind. Philosophy for modern life: 20 thought-provoking...

Dr. Adam Ferner

Popular philosophy; Society & culture: general

Hardback

Adam Ferner explains the ideas of the great philosophers and modern thinkers - taking you from concept to real-life understanding... [more]

$22.99

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Plato as Critical Theorist

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Plato as Critical Theorist

Jonny Thakkar

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy; Political ideologies

Hardback

What is the best possible society? How would its rulers govern and citizens behave? In an era when political idealism seems... [more]

$82.00

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A Monk's Guide to a Clean House and Mind

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A Monk's Guide to a Clean House and Mind

Shoukei Matsumoto

Popular philosophy; Zen Buddhism; Psychology; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice; Household hints

Paperback

We remove dust to sweep away our worldly desires. We scrub dirt to free ourselves of attachments. We live simply and take... [more]

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The Power of Meaning: The true route to happiness

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The Power of Meaning: The true route to happiness

Emily Esfahani Smith

Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation

Paperback

'Life-transforming' Susan Cain, author of QuietSearching for happiness is overrated, learn to find meaning insteadThere is... [more]

$22.99

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The Philosopher's New Clothes: The Theaetetus, the Academy, and Philosophy's Turn against Fashion

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The Philosopher's New Clothes: The Theaetetus, the Academy, and Philosophy's...

Nickolas Pappas (The City University of New York, USA)

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Popular philosophy

Paperback

This book takes a new approach to the question, Is the philosopher to be seen as universal human being or as eccentric? .... [more]

$79.99

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Philosophy for Life: Teach Yourself: The Ideas That Shape Our World and How To Use Them

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Philosophy for Life: Teach Yourself: The Ideas That Shape Our World and...

Mel Thompson

Popular philosophy

Paperback

Philosophy For Life is the definitive introduction to to the history of Western thought, covering all of the main thinkers... [more]

$22.99

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American Horror Story and Philosophy: Life Is but a Nightmare

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American Horror Story and Philosophy: Life Is but a Nightmare

Richard Greene (University of Toronto), Rachel Robison-Greene

Television; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Deep thinkers plumb the chilling depths of American horror [more]

$34.99

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The Anxious Mind: An Investigation into the Varieties and Virtues of Anxiety

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The Anxious Mind: An Investigation into the Varieties and Virtues of Anxiety...

Charlie Kurth (Associate Professor, Western Michigan University)

Philosophy of mind; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy; Drug-induced states

Hardback

An empirically informed, philosophical account of the nature of anxiety and its value for agency, virtue, and decision making.... [more]

$69.00

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On Basic Human Rights: A New Narrative

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On Basic Human Rights: A New Narrative

Osho

Popular philosophy; United Nations & UN agencies; Human rights

Paperback

Osho thrusts his sword into the heart of the matter of what we collectively... [more]

$22.99

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The Adventure

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The Adventure

Giorgio Agamben (Accademia di Architettura di Mendrisio)

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

Hardback

Agamben charts a journey that ranges from poems of chivalry to philosophy, from Yvain to Hegel, from Beatrice to Heidegger.... [more]

$28.99

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O's Little Guide to the Big Questions

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O's Little Guide to the Big Questions

The Editors of O, the Oprah Magazine

Reportage & collected journalism; Anthologies (non-poetry); Popular philosophy; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

Hardback

A collection of thought-provoking stories and essays on the wisdom to be gleaned from asking (and answering) life's biggest... [more]

$24.99

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The Americans and Philosophy: Reds in the Bed

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The Americans and Philosophy: Reds in the Bed

Robert Arp, Kevin Guilfoy

Television; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Philosophers probe the popular TV spy show. [more]

$34.99

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All and Nothing: A Digital Apocalypse

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All and Nothing: A Digital Apocalypse

Martin Burckhardt, Dirk Hofer

Popular philosophy; Advertising & society

Paperback

Why 1 = presence and 0 = absence and the digital world formula is x = xn: an exploration of meaning in a universe of infinite... [more]

$32.99

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Positive Nihilism: My Confrontation with Heidegger

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Positive Nihilism: My Confrontation with Heidegger

Hartmut Lange

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

A German writer's aphoristic, poetic, and difficult reflections on Heidegger's Being and Time. [more]

$31.99

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Shanzhai: Deconstruction in Chinese

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Shanzhai: Deconstruction in Chinese

Byung-Chul Han (Professor, Universitat der Kunste Berlin)

Theory of art; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Tracing the thread of decreation in Chinese thought, from constantly changing classical masterpieces to fake cell phones... [more]

$32.99

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My Notebook

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My Notebook

Eric Cantona

Autobiography: sport; Diaries, letters & journals; Popular philosophy; Cartoons & comic strips

Hardback

The Manchester United legend succinctly shares his view of life through his own drawings and captions, with characteristic... [more]

$30.99

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On Being Awesome: A Unified Theory of How Not to Suck

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On Being Awesome: A Unified Theory of How Not to Suck

Nick Riggle

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy

Hardback

At the core of [this] work is the idea that awesome people are exemplars of social creativity. We suck when we foil their... [more]

$35.00

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