489 books (25 pages) in this category

Glimpse of Light

by Stephen Mumford

<i>I firmly believed there was a world outside of our own minds . . . But all around me were challenges. . . . How could we be so sure there were such things existing apart from us'<br></i>Philosopher Benedict Chilwell faces a crisis of ...

ISBN: 9781474279482

Binding: Paperback

$21.99

Global Guide to Animal Protection

by Andrew Linzey

ISBN: 9780252079191

Binding: Paperback

$57.99

Godel, Escher, Bach

An Eternal Golden Braid

by Douglas Hofstadter

ISBN: 9780465026562

Binding: Paperback

$35.00

Good Sport

Why Our Games Matter - And How Doping Undermines Them

by Thomas H. Murray

Why are fibreglass vaulting poles and hinged skates accepted in sport - while performance-enhancing drugs are forbidden? Are the rules that forbid them arbitrary? Should we level the playing field by allowing all competitors to use drugs that ...

ISBN: 9780190687984

Binding: Hardback

$44.95

Grand Hotel Abyss

by Stuart Jeffries

The Frankfurt Institute of Social Research, founded in 1923, but later moving to the US during the war, were a group of thinkers whose lives and philosophies profoundly, sometimes tragically, reflected and shaped the shattering events of the ...

ISBN: 9781784785680

Binding: Hardback

$38.99

Grand Hotel Abyss: The Lives of the Frankfurt School

by Stuart Jeffries

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ISBN: 9781784785697

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Great Ideas

by Seneca

The Stoic writings of the philosopher Seneca offer powerful insights into the art of living and the importance of reason and morality, and continue to provide profound guidance to many through their eloquence, lucidity and timeless wisdom. ...

ISBN: 9780141018812

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

Great Ideas

by Plato

Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged, provoked and comforted. They ...

ISBN: 9780141023847

Binding: Paperback

$9.95

Great Ideas

by Albert Camus

Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged, provoked and comforted. They ...

ISBN: 9780141023991

Binding: Paperback

$9.95

Half-earth Our Planet's Fight for Life

by Edward O. Wilson

ISBN: 9781631492525

Binding: Paperback

$23.95

Happiness

A Guide to Developing Life's Most Important Skill

by Matthieu Ricard

This step-by-step guide to achieving happiness is the most significant book of its kind since Daniel Goleman's runaway bestseller, <i>Emotional Intelligence</i>. ...

ISBN: 9781782394815

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Hegel Variations

by Fredric Jameson

In this major new study, the philosopher and cultural theorist Fredric Jameson offers a new reading of Hegel's foundational text Phenomenology of Spirit. In contrast to those who see the Phenomenology as a closed system ending with Absolute ...

ISBN: 9781844677047

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Heidegger and a Hippo Walk Through Those Pearly Gates

by Daniel Klein

Featuring Freud! Groucho Marx! Socrates! Lily Tomlin! Kierkegaard! Buddha! New Yorker cartoonists! Zombies! And of course, Heidegger! <br><br>Thomas Cathcart and Daniel Klein first made a name for themselves with the outrageously funny New York ...

ISBN: 9781925603347

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Hesiod And Theognis

by Hesiod;Theognis

Together the poetry of Hesiod and Theognis offers a superb introduction to the life and thought of ancient Greece. Hesiod's Theogoney (c. 725 BCE) is a powerful creation myth- an epic, bloody tale of dark forces, sex and violence, tracing the ...

ISBN: 9780140442830

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

History of Political Thought

by Bruce Haddock

This book is a comprehensive introduction to the history of political thought, tracing the development of arguments and controversies from ancient Greece, through different forms of community, state and empire, to today's global concerns. Bruce ...

ISBN: 9780745640853

Binding: Paperback

$51.95

History Of Sexuality: Volume 1: Popular Penguins, The

by Michel Foucault

Michel Foucault's <i>The Will to Knowledge</i> is the first part of his influential trilogy of books on the history of sexuality. He argues that the recent explosion of discussion about sex in the West means that, far from being liberated, we ...

ISBN: 9780141037646

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

How to Age: The School Of Life

by Anna Karpf

As a culture, we are increasingly 'anti-age'. Ageing is either identified entirely with disability, dependency and isolation or, conversely, with the model of the bungee-jumping, jet-skiing, Botoxed baby-boomer who has vanquished age altogether;

ISBN: 9780230767751

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

How to be a conservative

by Roger Scruton

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ISBN: 9781472924001

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

How to Be a Marxist in Philosophy

by Louis Althusser

In <i>How to Be a Marxist in Philosophy</i> one of the most famous Marxist philosophers of the 20th century shares his concept of what it means to function fruitfully as a political thinker within the discipline and environs of philosophy. This ...

ISBN: 9781474280549

Binding: Paperback

$47.99

How to be Good

The Possibility of Moral Enhancement

by John Harris

'How to be Good?' is the pre-eminent question for ethics, although one that philosophers and ethicists seldom address head on. Knowing how to be good, or perhaps (more modestly and more accurately) knowing how to go about trying to be good, and ...

ISBN: 9780198822400

Binding: Paperback

$38.95