India: A Wounded Civilization

by V. S. Naipaul

ISBN: 9780330522717

Binding: Paperback


Love Your Life

by Domonique Bertolucci

This book showcases a collection of uplifting messages that will inspire you to discover your inner (and lasting) happiness. A self-help, motivational book that provides daily affirmations to inspire happiness and control over our lives.

ISBN: 9781742705095

Binding: Hardback


Quitting Certainties

by Michael G. Titelbaum

Michael G. Titelbaum presents a new Bayesian framework for modeling rational degrees of belief--the first of its kind to represent rational requirements on agents who undergo certainty loss. He compares the framework to alternative solutions, and ...

ISBN: 9780199687602

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Actual Consciousness

by Ted Honderich

What is it for you to be conscious? There is no agreement whatever in philosophy or science: it has remained a hard problem, a mystery. Is this partly or mainly owed to the existing theories not even having the same subject, not answering the ...

ISBN: 9780198714385

Binding: Hardback


Aesthetics and the Sciences of Mind

by Greg Currie, Matthew Kieran, Aaron Meskin & others

Through much of the twentieth century, philosophical thinking about works of art, design, and other aesthetic products has emphasized intuitive and reflective methods, often tied to the idea that philosophy's business is primarily to analyze ...

ISBN: 9780199669639

Binding: Hardback


Philosophy Bites Back

by David Edmonds & Nigel Warburton

Philosophy Bites Back is the second book to come out of the hugely successful podcast Philosophy Bites. It presents a selection of lively interviews with leading philosophers of our time, who discuss the ideas and works of some of the most ...

ISBN: 9780198705963

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by Laura Mason

The natural history of pine trees underlines their ability to survive in difficult environments, and their botany still puzzles and intrigues. Their resin provided adhesives, waterproofing and medicines before oil derivatives and modern ...

ISBN: 9781780231013

Binding: Hardback


Veronica Mars and Philosophy

Investigating the Mysteries of Life (Which Is a Bitch Until You Die)

by George A. Dunn & William Irwin

Veronica Mars is a kick-ass private investigator, smart and street-wise. But what can her character tell us about larger life issues, such as knowledge and skepticism, trust and friendship, revenge, race, gender, and feminism? What makes her tick?

ISBN: 9781118843703

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What? Are These Really the Twenty Most Important Questions in Human History?

by Mark Kurlansky

What is What? Could it be that noted author Mark Kurlansky has written a very short, terrifically witty, deeply thought-provoking book entirely in the form of questions? A book that draws on philosophy, religion, literature, policy - indeed, all ...

ISBN: 9781408815755

Binding: Hardback


Leo Strauss and the Problem of Political Philosophy

by Michael P Zuckert and Catherine H Zuckert

ISBN: 9780226135731

Binding: Hardback


The Virtues of Happiness

by Paul Bloomfield

As children we learn life is unfair: bad things happen to good people and good things happen to bad people. So, it is natural to ask, "Why play fairly in an unfair world? If being immoral will get you what you want and you know you can't get ...

ISBN: 9780199827367

Binding: Hardback



by Neera K. Badhwar

This book offers a new argument for the ancient claim that well-being as the highest prudential good -- eudaimonia -- consists of happiness in a virtuous life. The argument takes into account recent work on happiness, well-being, and virtue, and ...

ISBN: 9780195323276

Binding: Hardback


Experience and History

by David Carr

David Carr outlines a distinctively phenomenological approach to history. Rather than asking what history is or how we know history, a phenomenology of history inquires into history as a phenomenon and into the experience of the historical.

ISBN: 9780199377657

Binding: Hardback


The Escape of the Mind

by Howard Rachlin

The Escape of the Mind is part of a current movement in psychology and philosophy of mind that calls into question what is perhaps our most basic, most cherished, and universally accepted belief--that our minds are inside of our bodies.

ISBN: 9780199322350

Binding: Hardback


Berkeley's Puzzle

by John Campbell & Quassim Cassam

John Campbell and Quassim Cassam debate two rival solutions to Berkeley's Puzzle: how our sensory experience of the world enables us to conceive of it as independent of the mind. For Campbell, sensory experience can be the basis of our knowledge ...

ISBN: 9780198716259

Binding: Hardback


Ethics for Our Times Essays in Gandhian Perspective

by M V Nadkarni

Mahatma Gandhi holds an eminent position in the history of ethics and its application to contemporary concerns. This book brings together in one harmonious whole three systems of thoughts on ethics- the Indian, western and Gandhian.

ISBN: 9780199450534

Binding: Paperback


Speculative Realism Problems and Prospects

by Peter Gratton

Speculative realism is one of the most talked-about movements in recent Continental philosophy. It has been discussed widely amongst the younger generation of Continental philosophers seeking new philosophical approaches and promises to form the ...

ISBN: 9781441174758

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The Mess Inside

by Peter Goldie

Peter Goldie explores the ways in which we think about our lives--our past, present, and future--in narrative terms. He draws on work in philosophy, psychology, history, and literature, and argues that although there may not be such a thing as a ...

ISBN: 9780198707660

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A Critical Introduction to Testimony

by Axel Gelfert

The epistemology of testimony is a rapidly developing area in contemporary analytic philosophy. In this first thorough survey of the recent debate on the subject, Axel Gelfert provides an in-depth introduction to what has become one of the ...

ISBN: 9781441193506

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Empathy and Morality

by Heidi L. Maibom

The relationship between empathy and morality has long been debated. Adam Smith and David Hume famously argued that our tendency to feel with our fellow human beings played a foundational role in morality. And while recent decades have seen a ...

ISBN: 9780199969470

Binding: Hardback