905 books (46 pages) in this category

A Philosophy of Dirt

by Olli Lagerspetz

<p>What is dirt? What does it really mean to be dirty? Or clean? Dirt and cleaning are often associated with ideas of guilt, otherness, and social control, but also with living responsibly and in harmony with the environment. In this witty and ...

ISBN: 9781780239187

Binding: Hardback

$37.99

A Philosophy of Freedom

by Lars Svendsen

<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">What is human freedom, and what are the main threats to it today? These&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">questions and more are discussed in Lars Svendsen’s comprehensive&nbsp;</span><span ...

ISBN: 9781780233703

Binding: Hardback

$62.99

A Philosophy of Loneliness

by Lars Svendsen

<p><p>Drawing on the latest research in the fields of philosophy, psychology and the social sciences, A Philosophy of Loneliness&nbsp; explores the different kinds of loneliness, the philosophy of emotions, why some people are lonelier than ...

ISBN: 9781780237473

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

A Philosophy of Tragedy

by Christopher Hamilton

<i>A Philosophy of Tragedy</i> explores the tragic condition of humanity in the modern age. Christopher Hamilton draws as much on literature as he does on philosophy, including the tragic theatre, and does not simply propose an account of our ...

ISBN: 9781780235899

Binding: Hardback

$37.99

A Practical Guide to Ethics for Everyday Life

Be a Good Person

by Dave Robinson

Ethical philosophy has a long and distinguished history, but how can you apply it to your life? ...

ISBN: 9781785783302

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

A Practical Guide to Philosophy for Everyday Life

See the Bigger Picture

by Trevor Curnow

An Introducing Practical Guide to how philosophy can be used in everyday life. ...

ISBN: 9781785783258

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

A Short History of Truth

Consolations for a Post-Truth World

by Julian Baggini

ISBN: 9781786488886

Binding: Hardback

$19.99

A Short History of Truth

Consolations for a Post-Truth World

by Julian Baggini

ISBN: 9781786488893

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A Sneetch Is a Sneetch and Other Philosophical Discoveries

Finding Wisdom in Children's Literature

by Thomas E. Wartenberg

<b>Taking Picture Books Seriously: What can we learn about philosophy through children's books?</b> <p>This warm and charming volume casts a spell on adult readers as it unveils the surprisingly profound philosophical wisdom contained in ...

ISBN: 9780470656839

Binding: Paperback

$31.95

A Tractate on Japanese Aesthetics

by Donald Richie

<div>Sure to be a classic, Donald Richie's concise, profound insights into the mysteries of Japanese</div> ...

ISBN: 9781933330235

Binding: Paperback

$16.99

A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Vintage Feminism Short Edition)

by Mary Wollstonecraft

<b>Vintage Feminism- classic feminist texts in short form</b><br><br>WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ZOE WILLIAMS<b> </b><br><br> The term feminism did not yet exist when Mary Wollstonecraft wrote this book, but it was the first great piece of feminist

ISBN: 9781784870393

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

A Week At The Airport

A Heathrow Diary

by Nicholas Bell

We all spend longer than we would like waiting around in airports, but we rarely discover anything about our fellow travellers or those who work there. In the summer of 2009, however, Alain de Botton was given unprecedented, unrestricted access

ISBN: 9781743153918

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$19.95

A Week At The Airport

A Heathrow Diary

by Nicholas Bell

We all spend longer than we would like waiting around in airports, but we rarely discover anything about our fellow travellers or those who work there. In the summer of 2009, however, Alain de Botton was given unprecedented, unrestricted access

ISBN: 9781743153925

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$14.95

A Week at the Airport

A Heathrow Diary

by Alain de Botton

An uplifting and unique journey through the days and nights of the UK's largest airport. ...

ISBN: 9781846683596

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Adorno and the Ends of Philosophy

by Andrew Bowie

Theodor Adorno&rsquo;s reputation as a cultural critic has been well-established for some time, but his status as a philosopher remains unclear. In <i>Adorno and the Ends of Philosophy</i> Andrew Bowie seeks to establish what Adorno can ...

ISBN: 9780745671598

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

Aesthetic Theory

by Theodor W Adorno

Theodor Adorno (1903-69) was undoubtedly the foremost thinker of the Frankfurt School, the influential group of German thinkers that fled to the US in the 1930s, including such thinkers as Herbert Marcuse and Max Horkheimer. His work has proved ...

ISBN: 9781780936598

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Aesthetics

by Theodor W. Adorno

<p>This volume of lectures on aesthetics, given by Adorno in the winter semester of 1958/59, formed the foundation for his later text <i>Aesthetic Theory</i>, widely regarded as one of Adorno&rsquo;s greatest works. <br /> <br /> The lectures ...

ISBN: 9780745679402

Binding: Paperback

$42.95

Aesthetics

by Andrea Powell

What is art? Why do we find some things beautiful but not others? Is it wrong to share MP3s? These are just some of the questions explored by aesthetics, the philosophy of art. In this sweeping introduction, Charles Taliaferro skilfully guides

ISBN: 9781743104422

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$24.95

Aesthetics - a Comprehensive Anthology

by Steven M. Cahn

From Plato's <i>Ion</i> to works by contemporary philosophers, this anthology showcases classic texts to illuminate the development of philosophical thought about art and the aesthetic. This volume is the most comprehensive collection of ...

ISBN: 9781405154352

Binding: Paperback

$64.95

Aesthetics of Ugliness

by Karl Rosenkranz

In this key text in the history of art and aesthetics, Karl Rosenkranz shows ugliness to be the negation of beauty without being reducible to evil, materiality, or other negative terms used it 's conventional condemnation. This insistence on ...

ISBN: 9781350022928

Binding: Paperback

$39.99