1012 books (51 pages) in this category

101 Dilemmas for the Armchair Philosopher

by Eric Chaline

In a democracy, should everyone - absolutely everyone - get a vote? Does it really matter if tigers become extinct? Why does murder carry a heavier penalty than attempted murder? If you don't like the socks your grandma gives you for Christmas, ...

ISBN: 9780857625069

Binding: Hardback


30-Second Philosophies

The 50 most thought-provoking philosophies, each explained in half a minute

by Barry Loewer

A fascinating guide to the main ideas and influential thinkers in the world of philosophy. ...

ISBN: 9781742661773

Binding: Hardback


50 Philosophy Ideas You Really Need to Know

by Ben Dupre

ISBN: 9781848667358

Binding: Hardback


A Biography of Ordinary Man

On Authorities and Minorities

by François Laruelle

<p><i>A Biography of Ordinary Man</i> is a foundational text for our understanding of François Laruelle, one of France's leading thinkers, whose ideas have emerged as an important touchstone for contemporary theoretical discussions across ...

ISBN: 9781509509966

Binding: Paperback


A Cabinet of Philosophical Curiosities

A Collection of Puzzles, Oddities, Riddles and Dilemmas

by Roy Sorensen

An entertaining miscellany of logical curiosities - from anecdotes and proofs to puzzles and puns - found outside the classroom. ...

ISBN: 9781846685224

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Bioethics

by Helga Kuhse

This second edition of <i>A Companion to Bioethics,</i> fully revised and updated to reflect the current issues and developments in the field, covers all the material that the reader needs to thoroughly grasp the ideas and debates involved in ...

ISBN: 9781444350845

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Buddhist Philosophy

by Steven M. Emmanuel

<p><i>A Companion to Buddhist Philosophy</i> is the most comprehensive single volume on the subject available; it offers the very latest scholarship to create a wide-ranging survey of the most important ideas, problems, and debates in the ...

ISBN: 9781119144663

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

by Dale Jamieson

<i>A Companion to Environmental Philosophy</i> is a pioneering work in the burgeoning field of environmental philosophy. This ground-breaking volume contains thirty-six original articles exemplifying the rich diversity of scholarship in this ...

ISBN: 9781405106597

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Experimental Philosophy

by Justin Sytsma

<p>This is a comprehensive collection of essays that explores cutting-edge work in experimental philosophy, a radical new movement that applies quantitative and empirical methods to traditional topics of philosophical inquiry.</p> <ul> ...

ISBN: 9781118661703

Binding: Hardback


A Companion to Kierkegaard

by Jon Stewart

Jon Stewart, one of the world&rsquo;s leading experts on the work of Søren Kierkegaard, has here compiled the most comprehensive single-volume overview of Kierkegaard studies currently available.<br /> <ul> <li>Includes contributions from an ...

ISBN: 9781118783818

Binding: Hardback


A Critical Introduction to Fictionalism

by Fredrick, McKeown-Green, Jonathan Kroon

<i>A Critical Introduction to Fictionalism</i> provides a clear and comprehensive understanding of an important alternative to realism. Drawing on questions from ethics, the philosophy of religion, art, mathematics, logic and science, this is a ...

ISBN: 9781472512888

Binding: Paperback


A Dictionary of Philosophy of Religion,

by Charles, Marty, Elsa J. Taliaferro

<i>A Dictionary of Philosophy of Religion</i> is an indispensable resource for students and scholars. Covering historical and contemporary figures, arguments, and terms, it offers an overview of the vital themes that make philosophy of religion ...

ISBN: 9781501325236

Binding: Paperback


A Field Guide To Getting Lost

by Rebecca Solnit

Solnit's revelatory modern classic exploring philosophy, history, art and metaphysics ...

ISBN: 9781786890511

Binding: Paperback


A Good Life

Philosophy from Cradle to Grave

by Mark Rowlands

From the bestselling author of <i>The Philosopher and the Wolf</i> comes a gripping and provocative story of one man's life through a philosophical lens. ...

ISBN: 9781847089502

Binding: Paperback


A Guide to the Good Life

The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy

by William B. Irvine

ISBN: 9780195374612

Binding: Hardback


A History of Political Thought

From Antiquity to the Present

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


A History of Western Thought

by Stephen Trombley

Outlines the 2,500-year history of European ideas from the philosophers of Classical Antiquity to the thinkers of today. ...

ISBN: 9780857898746

Binding: Paperback


A New History of Western Philosophy

by Anthony Kenny

This book is no less than a guide to the whole of Western philosophy--the ideas that have undergirded our civilization for two-and-a-half thousand years. Anthony Kenny tells the story of philosophy from ancient Greece through the Middle Ages and

ISBN: 9780199656493

Binding: Paperback


A Nietzsche Compendium (Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading)

Beyond Good and Evil, On the Genealogy of Morals, Twilight of the Idols, The Antichrist, and Ecce Homo

by Friedrich Nietzsche

ISBN: 9780760791103

Binding: Paperback


A Philosophy for Europe

From the Outside

by Roberto Esposito

Amidst a devastating economic crisis, two tragic events coming from the outside - the wave of immigration and Islamic terrorism - have radically changed the profile and significance of the space we call Europe. Given a paradigm leap of this ...

ISBN: 9781509521067

Binding: Paperback