1313 books (66 pages) in this category



by Aristotle

<p><p><i>The Physics</i>&nbsp;is a foundational work of western philosophy, and the crucial one for understanding Aristotle?s views on matter, form, essence, causation, movement, space, and time. This richly annotated, scrupulously accurate, and

ISBN: 9781624666919

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Art of Reading, The

by Damon Young

We are not born readers, we learn to turn words into worlds. But why is fine writing lauded while excellent reading is ignored?<br><br>In <i>The Art of Reading</i>, philosopher Damon Young reveals the pleasures of this intimate pursuit through a

ISBN: 9780522867602

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Arthur Schopenhauer

by Peter B. Lewis

Arthur Schopenhauer devoted his adult life to the articulation of a philosophy for the world, a philosophy that would benefit mankind by providing a solution to the riddle of existence. Often considered a thoroughgoing pessimist, Schopenhauer in

ISBN: 9781780230214

Binding: Paperback


Artificial Intelligence

A Philosophical Introduction

by Jack Copeland

Presupposing no familiarity with the technical concepts of either philosophy or computing, this clear introduction reviews the progress made in AI since the inception of the field in 1956. Copeland goes on to analyze what those working in AI ...

ISBN: 9780631183853

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Assemblage Theory and Method

by Ian Buchanan

ISBN: 9781350015555

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At The Existentialist Café: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails

by Sarah Bakewell

<b>Shortlisted for the PEN Hessell-Tiltman Prize</b><BR><b></b> <BR><b>Paris, near the turn of 1932-3.</b> Three young friends meet over apricot cocktails at the Bec-de-Gaz bar on the rue Montparnasse. They are Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de ...

ISBN: 9780099554882

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Autarchies: The Invention of Selfishness

by David Ashford

The philosophy of Ayn Rand has had a role equal or greater than that of Milton Friedman or F.A. Hayek in shaping the contemporary neo-liberal consensus. Its impact was powerful on architects of Reaganomics such as Alan Greenspan, former Director

ISBN: 9781474297707

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Authentic Happiness

by Martin Seligman

"From the author of the international bestseller, <i>Learned Optimism</i>, comes a ground-breaking look at the nature of happiness and how everyone has the power to inject real joy into their lives. Martin E. Seligman is the international ...

ISBN: 9781740511087

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Axel Honneth

by Christopher Zurn

<p>With his insightful and wide-ranging theory of recognition, Axel Honneth has decisively reshaped the Frankfurt School tradition of critical social theory. Combining insights from philosophy, sociology, psychology, history, political economy, ...

ISBN: 9780745649047

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Baseball and Philosophy

Thinking Outside the Batter's Box

by Eric Bronson

<div>William Irwin has taken philosophy out of the academy and put it on the bestseller list. The series has been featured in The New York Times and People, and on NPR's All Things Considered. Now philosophy finds its real home &#151; in the ...

ISBN: 9780812695564

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Batman and Ethics

by Mark D. White

ISBN: 9781119038023

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Batman and Philosophy

The Dark Knight of the Soul

by William Irwin

Why doesn't Batman just kill the Joker and end everyone's misery?<br /> <br /> Can we hold the Joker morally responsible for his actions?<br /> <br /> Is Batman better than Superman?<br /> <br /> If everyone followed Batman's example,<br /> <br ...

ISBN: 9780470270301

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Batman, Superman, and Philosophy

Badass or Boyscout?

by Nicolas Michaud

<p>Batman or Superman? Which of these heroic figures is morally superior? Which is more dramatically effective? Which is more democratic? Which shows us the better way to fight crime? In&nbsp;<i>Batman, Superman, and Philosophy</i>, 26 ...

ISBN: 9780812699180

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Battlestar Galactica and Philosophy

Mission Accomplished or Mission Frakked Up?

by Josef Steiff

ISBN: 9780812696431

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Be Happy

170 Ways to Transform Your Day

by Patrick Lindsay

Patrick Lindsay reminds us that all power is in the present moment. Even small changes today can have an immediate, transformative impact on your life - and you are the vehicle for this change. Be Happy draws together timeless wisdom and ...

ISBN: 9781740669634

Binding: Hardback


Before the Law

The Complete Text of Pr?jug?s

by Jacques Derrida

<p>?How to judge ? Jean-Francois Lyotard?? It is from this initial question that one of France?s most heralded philosophers of the twentieth century begins his essay on the origin of the law, of judgment, and the work of his colleague ...

ISBN: 9781517905514

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Before Tomorrow

Epigenesis and Rationality

by Catherine Malabou

Is contemporary continental philosophy making a break with Kant? The structures of knowledge, taken for granted since Kant s Critique of Pure Reason, are now being called into question: the finitude of the subject, the phenomenal given, a priori

ISBN: 9780745691510

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Beginning Ethics An Introduction to Moral Philosophy

by Lewis Vaughn

ISBN: 9780393937909

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Being and Event

by Alain Badiou

Since the book's first publication in 1988, Alain Badiou's Being and Event has established itself of one of the most important and controversial works in contemporary philosophy and its author as one of the most influential thinkers of our time.

ISBN: 9781472511065

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Bela Tarr, the Time After

by Jacques Ranciere

<p><br>From "Almanac of Fall" (1984) to "The Turin Horse "(2011), renowned Hungarian filmmaker Bela Tarr has followed the collapse of the communist promise. The "time after" is the time when we are less interested in histories and their ...

ISBN: 9781937561154

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