904 books (46 pages) in this category

First as Tragedy, Then as Farce

by Slavoj Zizek

Billions of dollars were hastily poured into the global banking system in a frantic attempt at financial stabilisation. So why has it not been possible to bring the same forces to bear in addressing world poverty and environmental crisis' In ...

ISBN: 9781786635938

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by Olga Tokarczuk

<i>Flights</i> is a series of imaginative and mesmerising meditations on travel in all its forms, not only the philosophy and meaning of travel, but also fascinating anecdotes that take us out of ourselves, and back to ourselves.<br><br>Olga ...

ISBN: 9781925603149

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Formation of the Scientific Mind

by Gaston Bachelard

ISBN: 9781903083239

Binding: Hardback


Foucault - The Key Ideas

Foucault on philosophy, power, and the sociology of knowledge: a concise introduction

by Paul Oliver

ISBN: 9781444102239

Binding: Paperback


Foucault and Neoliberalism

by Daniel Zamora

<p>Michel Foucault's death in 1984 coincided with the fading away of the hopes for social transformation that characterized the postwar period. In the decades following his death, neoliberalism has triumphed and attacks on social rights have ...

ISBN: 9781509501779

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Free Will Explained

How Science and Philosophy Converge to Create a Beautiful Illusion

by Dan Barker

<DIV>Do we have free will? And if we don&rsquo;t, why do we <I>feel</I> as if we do? Popular author Dan Barker examines the way we make choices in this world through his original concept of &ldquo;harmonic free will&rdquo;: a philosophy that ...

ISBN: 9781454927358

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Freedom - a Philosophical Anthology

by Ian Carter

Edited by leading contributors to the literature, <i>Freedom: An Anthology</i> is the most complete anthology on social, political and economic freedom ever compiled.<br /> <ul> <li style="list-style: none"><br /> </li> <li>Offers a broad guide ...

ISBN: 9781405145046

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Freedom Regained

The Possibility of Free Will

by Julian Baggini

A smart, engaging and thought-provoking exploration of the concept of free will, from one of Britain's most respected and popular philosophers. ...

ISBN: 9781847087171

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Freedom Regained

The Possibility of Free Will

by Julian Baggini

A smart, engaging and thought-provoking exploration of the concept of free will, from one of Britain's most respected and popular philosophers. ...

ISBN: 9781847087188

Binding: Paperback


Freedom to Fail - Heidegger's Anarchy

by Peter Trawny

<p>Martin Heidegger is widely regarded as one of the most influential philosophers of the twentieth-century, and his seminal text Being and Time is considered one of the most significant texts in contemporary philosophy. Yet his name has also ...

ISBN: 9780745695235

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From Communism to Capitalism: Theory of a Catastrophe

by Davidson

Both a unique witness of transformative events in the late 20th century, and a prescient analysis of our present economic crises from a major French philosopher, Michel Henry's<i> From Communism to Capitalism</i> adds an important economic ...

ISBN: 9781350009035

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From Field to Fork

Food Ethics for Everyone

by Paul B. Thompson

ISBN: 9780199391691

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Future Politics

Living Together in a World Transformed by Tech

by Jamie Susskind

Future Politics confronts one of the most important questions of our time: how will digital technology transform politics and society? Jamie Susskind argues that rapid and relentless innovation in a range of technologies - from artificial ...

ISBN: 9780198825616

Binding: Hardback


Game of Thrones and Philosophy

Logic Cuts Deeper Than Swords

by William Irwin

<b>An in-depth look at the philosophical issues behind HBO's <i>Game of Thrones</i> television series and the books that inspired it</b> <p>George R.R. Martin's <i>New York Times</i> bestselling epic fantasy book series, A Song of Ice and Fire,

ISBN: 9781118161999

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Georgics, The

by Virgil

<b><i>'I have seen the armies of wind clash uprooting plump grain left and right from deepest roots'</i></b> 'Georgic' means 'to work the earth', and Virgil's poetic celebration of the land (29 BC) combines practical wisdom with exuberant ...

ISBN: 9780140455632

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Get Happy!

Lessons in lasting happiness

by Anthony Gunn

ISBN: 9781743790069

Binding: Hardback


Get Smart: Philosophy

The Big Ideas You Should Know

by Marcus Weeks

ISBN: 9781786485878

Binding: Hardback


Getting Science Wrong

by Paul Dicken

When Galileo dropped cannon-balls from the top of the Leaning Tower of Pisa, he did more than overturn centuries of scientific orthodoxy. At a stroke, he established a new conception of the scientific method based upon careful experimentation ...

ISBN: 9781350007284

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Gilles Deleuze, Postcolonial Theory, and

by Reda Bensmaia

Does a philosopher have an 'identity'? What kind of 'identity' is mobilized when the work of a philosopher becomes a major reference for certain schools of thought, as in the case of Gilles Deleuze and postcolonial theory? Have the promoters of ...

ISBN: 9781350004399

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Giving Reasons

An Extremely Short Introduction to Critical Thinking

by David R. Morrow

<p><i>Giving Reasons </i>prepares students to think independently, evaluate information, and reason clearly across disciplines. Accessible to students and effective for instructors, it provides plain-English exercises, helpful appendices, and a ...

ISBN: 9781624666223

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