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Picnic Comma Lightning: In Search of a New Reality

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Picnic Comma Lightning: In Search of a New Reality

Laurence Scott

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Hardback

In it, award-winning author Laurence Scott provides a lively and accessible new philosophy for this epoch in Western civilisation,... [more]

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Examined Lives: Twelve Great Thinkers and the Search for Wisdom, from Socrates to Nietzsche

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Examined Lives: Twelve Great Thinkers and the Search for Wisdom, from Socrates...

James Miller

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Learn how to live from history's greatest thinkers Socrates * Plato * Diogenes * Aristotle * Seneca * Augustine * Montaigne... [more]

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The Philosopher and the Wolf: Lessons From the Wild on Love, Death and Happiness

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The Philosopher and the Wolf: Lessons From the Wild on Love, Death and Happiness...

Mark Rowlands

Memoirs; Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

'This moving account of the life [Rowlands] lived with an adopted wolf will be recognized as a seminal work of philosophy... [more]

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The Art of Losing Control: A Philosopher's Search for Ecstatic Experience

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The Art of Losing Control: A Philosopher's Search for Ecstatic Experience...

Jules Evans

Social & cultural history; Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

A wise, witty and dynamic guide to the philosophy of human ecstasy from the leading expert in the modern science of ecstatic... [more]

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More Than Happiness: Buddhist and Stoic Wisdom for a Sceptical Age

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More Than Happiness: Buddhist and Stoic Wisdom for a Sceptical Age

Antonia Macaro

Popular philosophy; Buddhism; Psychology; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

An inspiring, critical and practical look at what we can learn from ancient wisdom. [more]

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Object-Oriented Ontology: A New Theory of Everything

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Object-Oriented Ontology: A New Theory of Everything

Graham Harman

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Popular philosophy; Environmentalist thought & ideology

Paperback

What is reality, really?<br... [more]

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Great Thinkers: Simple Tools from 60 Great Thinkers to Improve Your Life Today

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Great Thinkers: Simple Tools from 60 Great Thinkers to Improve Your Life...

The School of Life, Stuart Patience

Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Popular psychology

Hardback

A unique selection of the greatest thinkers from the fields of philosophy, political theory, sociology, art, architecture... [more]

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Heidegger and a Hippo Walk Through Those Pearly Gates

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Heidegger and a Hippo Walk Through Those Pearly Gates

Daniel Klein, Thomas Cathcart

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Featuring Freud! Groucho Marx! Socrates! Lily Tomlin! Kierkegaard! Buddha! New Yorker cartoonists! Zombies! And of course,... [more]

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To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther...

Tommie Shelby

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

Hardback

On the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, assassination, his political thought remains underappreciated. Tommie... [more]

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The Existentialist's Guide to Death, the Universe and Nothingness

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The Existentialist's Guide to Death, the Universe and Nothingness

Gary Cox (University of Birmingham, UK)

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Popular philosophy

Paperback

A philosophical guide to life, death, everything and nothing. It takes us on a journey through the themes most central to... [more]

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The Intelligence of the Cosmos: Why Are We Here? New Answers from the Frontiers of Science

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The Intelligence of the Cosmos: Why Are We Here? New Answers from the Frontiers...

Ervin Laszlo

Popular philosophy; Spirituality & religious experience; Cosmology & the universe

Paperback

From the cutting edge of science and living spirituality: a guide to understanding our identity and purpose in the world [more]

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The Spiritual Poems of Rumi

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The Spiritual Poems of Rumi

Nader Khalili, Nader Khalili

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Popular philosophy; Sufism & Islamic mysticism; Spirituality & religious experience

Hardback

The Spiritual Poems of Rumi is a beautiful and elegantly illustrated gift book of Rumi's spiritual poems translated by Nader... [more]

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Ethics in the Real World: 87 Brief Essays on Things that Matter

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Ethics in the Real World: 87 Brief Essays on Things that Matter

Peter Singer

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

In this book of brief essays, Singer applies his controversial ways of thinking to issues like climate change, extreme poverty,... [more]

$24.99

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On Purpose

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On Purpose

Michael Ruse

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Popular philosophy; History of science

Hardback

A brief, accessible history of the idea of purpose in Western thought, from ancient Greece to the present Can we live without... [more]

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Everyday Ethics

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Everyday Ethics

Dr. Simon Longstaff

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

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

$29.99

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50 Philosophy Classics: Your shortcut to the most important ideas on being, truth, and meaning

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50 Philosophy Classics: Your shortcut to the most important ideas on being,...

Tom Butler-Bowdon

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

The greatest philosophy books distilled, in the relaunch of the bestselling 50 Classics series [more]

$19.99

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The Internet of Us: Knowing More and Understanding Less in the Age of Big Data

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The Internet of Us: Knowing More and Understanding Less in the Age of Big...

Michael P. Lynch

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

This book revolutionises our understanding of what it means to be human in the digital age. [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

Humanities; Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy; 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 Human Predicament: A Candid Guide to Life's Biggest Questions

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The Human Predicament: A Candid Guide to Life's Biggest Questions

David Benatar (University of Cape Town)

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Hardback

Are our lives meaningless? Is death bad? Would immortality be better? Alternatively, should we hasten our deaths by acts of... [more]

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The Order of Time

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The Order of Time

Carlo Rovelli

Humanities; Philosophy of mind; Popular philosophy; Popular science; Astronomy, space & time; Physics

CD-Audio

Translation of: 'L'ordine del tempo'. First published in Italian in 2017. [more]

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The Will to Power

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The Will to Power

Friedrich Nietzsche

Popular philosophy

Paperback

Posthumously published collection of the philosopher's notes on the force that drives humans toward achievement. Absorbing... [more]

$22.99

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The Path: A New Way to Think About Everything

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The Path: A New Way to Think About Everything

Christine Gross-Loh, Michael Puett

Oriental & Indian philosophy; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

Explains how thinkers from Confucius to Xunzi can transform our daily lives. This book draws on the work of six of the great... [more]

$22.99

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Tetralogue: I'm Right, You're Wrong

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Tetralogue: I'm Right, You're Wrong

Timothy Williamson

Philosophy; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Four people with radically different views meet on a train and talk about what they believe. Each starts off convinced that... [more]

$15.95

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The Last Lecture: Lessons in Living - the international bestseller

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The Last Lecture: Lessons in Living - the international bestseller

Randy Pausch

Memoirs; Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

In September 2007, professor Randy Pausch stepped in front of an audience of 400 people at Carnegie Mellon University to deliver... [more]

$19.99

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What Philosophy Can Do

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What Philosophy Can Do

Gary Gutting

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

A leading philosopher brings the tools of his trade to contentious contemporary debates. [more]

$25.95

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