439 books (22 pages) in this category


by Jacques;Johnson, Barbara Derrida

Jacques Derrida (1930-2004) is one of the best known 20th century philosophers and is regarded as the founder of the Deconstruction movement. His work continues to be hugely influential across the humanities and social sciences and his impact on

ISBN: 9781474243711

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Dissenting Words

by Jacques Ranciere

<i>Dissenting Words</i> is a lively and engaging collection of interviews that span the length of Jacques Ranci re 's trajectory, from the critique of Althusserian Marxism and the work on proletarian thinking in the nineteenth century to the ...

ISBN: 9781350024700

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by Mari Ruti

Distilling into concise and focused formulations many of the main ideas that Mari Ruti has sought to articulate throughout her writing career, this book reflects on the general state of contemporary theory as it relates to posthumanist ethics, ...

ISBN: 9781501333781

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Doctors and Healers

by Nathan

ISBN: 9781509521852

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Dream Of Enlightenment The

by Anthony Gottlieb

In a short period - from the early 1640s to the eve of the French Revolution - Descartes, Hobbes, Spinoza, Locke, Leibniz, and Hume all made their mark on Western thought. <i>The Dream of Enlightenment </i>tells their story and that of the birth

ISBN: 9780141000664

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Dream Of Enlightenment, The

by Anthony Gottlieb

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ISBN: 9780713995442

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Dungeons & Dragons and Philosophy

Read and Gain Advantage on All Wisdom Checks

by Christopher Robichaud

<p>Do demons and devils have free will? Does justice exist in Menzoberranzan? What?s the morality involved with player characters casting necromancy and summoning spells?</p> <p><i>Dungeons & Dragons and Philosophy</i> probes the rich terrain of

ISBN: 9781118397626

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Early Greek Philosophy

by Jonathan Barnes

Democritus' atomic theory of matter, Zeno's dazzling 'proofs' that motion is impossible, Pythagorean insights into mathematics, Heraclitus' haunting and enigmatic epigrams - all form part of a revolution in human thought which relied on ...

ISBN: 9780140448153

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Ecology Of Wisdom

by Arne Naess

"The smaller we come to feel ourselves compared with the mountain, the nearer we come to participating in its greatness' Philosopher, mountaineer, activist and visionary, Arne Naess's belief that all living things have value made him one of ...

ISBN: 9780241257197

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by Jurgen Neffe

Albert Einstein is an icon of the twentieth century. Born in Ulm, Germany, in 1879, he is most famous for his theory of relativity, which is considered the founding principle of modern physics. He also made enormous contributions to quantum ...

ISBN: 9780745642215

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by Soren Kierkegaard

In <i>Either/Or</i>, using the voices of two characters - the aesthetic young man of part one, called simply 'A', and the ethical Judge Vilhelm of the second section - Kierkegaard reflects upon the search for a meaningful existence, ...

ISBN: 9780140445770

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by Roman Krznaric

Influential popular philosopher Roman Krznaric argues our brains are wired for social connection- empathy is at the heart of who we are. It's an essential, transforming quality we must develop for the 21st Century.<br> <br> Through encounters ...

ISBN: 9781846043857

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Endocrine Physiology 4/E

by Patricia Molina

ISBN: 9780071796774

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Endocrine Physiology 5E

by Molina

ISBN: 9781260019353

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Enduring Time

by Lisa Baraitser

The ways in which we imagine and experience time are changing dramatically. Climate change, unending violent conflict, fraying material infrastructures, permanent debt and widening social inequalities mean that we no longer live with an ...

ISBN: 9781350008113

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Enneads, The

by Plotinus

Abridged with an introduction by John Dillon ...

ISBN: 9780140445206

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Essays And Aphorisms

by Arthur Schopenhauer

One of the greatest philosophers of the nineteenth century, Schopenhauer (1788-1860) believed that human action is determined not by reason but by 'will' - the blind and irrational desire for physical existence. This selection of his writings on

ISBN: 9780140442274

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Essays And Aphorisms

by Arthur;Bickford-Smith, Cor Schopenhauer

Schopenhauer believed that human action is determined not by reason but by 'will' - the blind and irrational desire for physical existence. These writings depict individuals struggling in a Godless world, in which art, morality and ...

ISBN: 9780141395913

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Essence of Truth: On Plato's Parable of the Cave and the Theaetetus

by Martin Heidegger

Martin Heidegger is one of the most important and influential philosophers of the 20th Century. A major figure in the development of phenomenology, his work also profoundly influenced many of the intellectual movements that followed in his wake,

ISBN: 9781472525710

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by Benedict Spinoza

Published shortly after his death, the Ethics is undoubtedly Spinoza's greatest work - an elegant, fully cohesive philosophical system that strives to provide a coherent picture of reality, and to comprehend the meaning of an ethical life. ...

ISBN: 9780140435719

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