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Seizure the Day: Living a Happy Life With Illness

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Seizure the Day: Living a Happy Life With Illness

Brian Orend

Popular philosophy; Popular medicine & health; Coping with illness

Paperback

Everyone can live a happier life, especially those with chronic illnesses. Brian Orend's smart and accessible guide for people... [more]

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Incontinence of the Void: Economico-Philosophical Spandrels

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Incontinence of the Void: Economico-Philosophical Spandrels

Slavoj Zizek (University of Ljubljana Slovenia)

Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Popular philosophy; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology)

Paperback

The formidably brilliant Zizek considers sexuality, ontology, subjectivity, and Marxian critiques of political economy by... [more]

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Philosophy in 100 Quotes

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Philosophy in 100 Quotes

Gareth Southwell

Popular philosophy

Paperback

Newton's famous quote - if I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants - reveals a universal... [more]

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The Sea: A Philosophical Encounter

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The Sea: A Philosophical Encounter

David Farrell Krell (DePaul University and Brown University, USA)

History of Western philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Popular philosophy; Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology)

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Humankind has a profound and complex relationship with the sea, a relationship that is extensively reflected in biology, psychology,... [more]

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Right and Wrong: How to decide for yourself, make wiser moral choices and build a better society

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Right and Wrong: How to decide for yourself, make wiser moral choices and...

Hugh Mackay

Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Hugh Mackay s provocative bestseller now in updated B format. [more]

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Writings 1997-2003

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Writings 1997-2003

Cybernetic Culture Research Unit (CCRU)

Popular philosophy; Occult studies

Paperback

Startling pulp theory-fictions, forays into cyberculture, occultural studies and popular numerics, paranoid cosmic conspiracy,... [more]

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The Death Algorithm and Other Digital Dilemmas

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The Death Algorithm and Other Digital Dilemmas

Roberto Simanowski (Professor, City University of Hong Kong)

Popular philosophy; Media studies; Ethical & social aspects of computing

Paperback

Provocative takes on cyberbullshit, smartphone zombies, instant gratification, the traffic school of the information highway,... [more]

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Reading Wittgenstein with Anscombe, Going On to Ethics

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Reading Wittgenstein with Anscombe, Going On to Ethics

Cora Diamond

Analytical philosophy & Logical Positivism; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy

Hardback

Cora Diamond follows two major philosophers as they think about thinking, and about our ability to respond to thinking that... [more]

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How to Be Human in the Digital Economy

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How to Be Human in the Digital Economy

Nicholas Agar (Professor, Victoria University of Wellington)

Popular philosophy; Impact of science & technology on society; Machine learning

Hardback

An argument in favor of finding a place for humans (and humanness) in the future digital economy. [more]

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Made Out of Stars: A Journal for Self-Realization

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Made Out of Stars: A Journal for Self-Realization

Meera Lee Patel

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

Paperback

Meera Lee Patel's first guided journal, Start Where You Are, inspired thousands of readers through a rare combination of stunning... [more]

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What Would de Beauvoir Do: How the greatest feminists would solve your everyday problems

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What Would de Beauvoir Do: How the greatest feminists would solve your everyday...

Tabi Jackson Gee, Freya Rose

Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies: women; Comparative politics

Paperback

Explore the theories and concepts of the greatest feminists of all time, and get an answer to all of your everyday problems.... [more]

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That Sense of Wonder: How to Capture the Miracles of Everyday Life

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That Sense of Wonder: How to Capture the Miracles of Everyday Life

Francesco Dimitri

Popular philosophy; Popular psychology

Hardback

A storytelling-driven self-help book about how to reclaim wonder in our lives, and thereby achieve the good life. [more]

$39.99

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The Meaning of Life

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The Meaning of Life

The School of Life

Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Popular philosophy; Family & relationships; Popular psychology

Hardback

A practical guide to one of the greatest questions we will ever face, this book considers a range of options for where meaning... [more]

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How to Travel

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How to Travel

The School of Life

Popular philosophy; Popular psychology; Travel & holiday; Travel tips & advice: general; Travel & holiday guides

Hardback

An original and comprehensive look at what it is we seek when we set off on an adventure abroad - and at how we can travel... [more]

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Waste: A New Media Primer

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Waste: A New Media Primer

Roberto Simanowski (Professor, City University of Hong Kong)

Popular philosophy; Media studies

Paperback

On Facebook and fake news, selfies and self-consciousness, selling our souls to the Internet, and other aspects of the digital... [more]

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Getting Dressed: Conformity and Imitation in Clothing and Everyday Life

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Getting Dressed: Conformity and Imitation in Clothing and Everyday Life...

Carrie Yodanis (University of British Columbia, Canada)

Popular philosophy; Sociology

Paperback

Getting Dressed teaches sociology through the everyday decision of what to wear. It is about the rules that shape how we dress... [more]

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Stoicism and the Art of Happiness: Practical wisdom for everyday life: embrace perseverance, strength and happiness with stoic philosophy

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Stoicism and the Art of Happiness: Practical wisdom for everyday life: embrace...

Donald Robertson

Popular philosophy

Paperback

Ancient truths that will revolutionize your life.<br /><br />Discover how... [more]

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Why Does Patriarchy Persist?

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Why Does Patriarchy Persist?

Carol Gilligan, Naomi Snider

Popular philosophy; Psychological theory & schools of thought; Political science & theory

Paperback

What is it about patriarchy that seems to make it so resilient and resistant to change? In this highly original and persuasively... [more]

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Portrait of the Manager as a Young Author: On Storytelling, Business, and Literature

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Portrait of the Manager as a Young Author: On Storytelling, Business, and...

Philipp Schonthaler

Fiction companions; Popular philosophy; Company secretary: role & responsibilities

Paperback

What happens to the relationship between business and literature when storytelling becomes a privileged form of communication... [more]

$33.99

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300 Arguments

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300 Arguments

Sarah Manguso

Literary essays; Popular philosophy; Popular psychology; Humour

Paperback

A brilliant and exhilarating sequence of aphorisms from one of the most exciting literary non-fiction writers in the US. [more]

$17.99

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The Moon: 365 reflections

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The Moon: 365 reflections

Poetry anthologies; Popular philosophy; Popular science; Popular astronomy & space

Paperback

Throughout history, legend and myth, the Moon has symbolized immortality and eternity, enlightenment and adventure and has... [more]

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A Short History of Truth: Consolations for a Post-Truth World

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A Short History of Truth: Consolations for a Post-Truth World

Julian Baggini

Popular philosophy

Paperback

The thinking person's tonic for our troubling times [more]

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The Amateur: The Pleasures of Doing What You Love

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The Amateur: The Pleasures of Doing What You Love

Andy Merrifield

Popular philosophy; Popular psychology

Paperback

A passionate manifesto for the liberated life, one that questions authority and reclaims the non-team player as a radical... [more]

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Alone Time: Four seasons, four cities and the pleasures of solitude

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Alone Time: Four seasons, four cities and the pleasures of solitude

Stephanie Rosenbloom

Popular philosophy; Classic travel writing

Paperback

In Alone Time, New York Times travel columnist Stephanie Rosenbloom travels alone in four seasons to four remarkable cities... [more]

$27.99

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Getting Dressed: Conformity and Imitation in Clothing and Everyday Life

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Getting Dressed: Conformity and Imitation in Clothing and Everyday Life...

Carrie Yodanis (University of British Columbia, Canada)

Popular philosophy; Sociology

Hardback

Getting Dressed teaches sociology through the everyday decision of what to wear. It is about the rules that shape how we dress... [more]

$168.00

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