981 books (50 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

$59.99

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

Gorgias

by Plato .

Gorgias is about the struggle to overcome the temptations of worldly success and to concentrate on genuine morality. Platio attempts to establish that only morality can bring a person true happiness: this is one of his most widely read dialogues

ISBN: 9780199540327

Binding: Paperback

$19.95

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

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

Great Philosophers, The

by Stephen Law

ISBN: 9781780877471

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Great Thinkers

by The School of Life

ISBN: 9780993538704

Binding: Hardback

$45.00

Grounding for the Metaphysics of Morals

with On a Supposed Right to Lie because of Philanthropic Concerns

by Immanuel Kant

This expanded edition of James Ellington’s preeminent translation includes Ellington’s new translation of Kant’s essay <i>“Of a Supposed Right to Lie Because of Philanthropic Concerns”</i> in which Kant replies to one of the standard ...

ISBN: 9780872201668

Binding: Paperback

$14.95

Groups as Agents

by John Wiley & Sons (UK)

<p>In the social sciences and in everyday speech we often talk about groups as if they behaved in the same way as individuals, thinking and acting as a singular being. We say for example that "Google intends to develop an automated car", "the ...

ISBN: 9780745684840

Binding: Paperback

$33.95

Habermas

A Biography

by John Wiley & Sons (UK)

ISBN: 9780745689067

Binding: Hardback

$55.95

Habermas and Religion

by John Wiley & Sons (UK)

To the surprise of many readers, Jürgen Habermas has recently made religion a major theme of his work. Emphasizing both religion's prominence in the contemporary public sphere and its potential contributions to critical thought, Habermas's ...

ISBN: 9780745653273

Binding: Paperback

$44.95

Half-Earth

Our Planet's Fight for Life

by W W Norton & Company

ISBN: 9781631490828

Binding: Hardback

$34.95

Half-Earth

Our Planet's Fight for Life

by W W Norton & Company

ISBN: 9781631492525

Binding: Paperback

$23.95

Hannibal Lecter and Philosophy

The Heart of the Matter

by Joseph Westfall

<p>Hannibal Lecter, the subject of best-selling novels, movies, and the acclaimed TV series&nbsp;<i>Hannibal</i>, is one of pop culture's most compelling characters. In&nbsp;<i>Hannibal Lecter and Philosophy</i>, 16 philosophers come at Hannibal

ISBN: 9780812699043

Binding: Paperback

$49.99

Happiness

A Guide to Developing Life's Most Important Skill

by Matthieu Ricard

A molecular biologist turned Buddhist monk demonstrates how to develop the inner conditions for true happiness. Never has happiness as an emotional and physical state of being been so widely discussed. Matthieu Ricard is one of the most ...

ISBN: 9781742012193

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$34.95

Happiness

A Guide to Developing Life's Most Important Skill

by Matthieu Ricard

A molecular biologist turned Buddhist monk demonstrates how to develop the inner conditions for true happiness. Never has happiness as an emotional and physical state of being been so widely discussed. Matthieu Ricard is one of the most ...

ISBN: 9781742014838

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$29.95