379 books (19 pages) in this category

The Monarchy of Fear

A Philosopher Looks at Our Political Crisis

by Martha C. Nussbaum

ISBN: 9780198830214

Binding: Hardback


The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism Is Changing Ideas aboutLiving Ethically

by Peter Singer

Internationally renowned philosopher Peter Singer presents a challenging new movement in the search for an ethical life, one that has emerged from his work on some of the world's most pressing problems.<BR> Effective altruism requires a ...

ISBN: 9781925240986

Binding: Paperback


The Mystery of Things

by A.C. Grayling

ISBN: 9780753820193

Binding: Paperback


The Nicomachean Ethics

by Aristotle

Previously published as <i>Ethics</i>, Aristotle's <i>The Nicomachean Ethics</i> addresses the question of how to live well, and originates the concept of cultivating a virtuous character as the basis of his ethical system. This Penguin Classics

ISBN: 9780140449495

Binding: Paperback


The Nicomachean Ethics

by Aristotle .

Happiness, then, is the best, noblest, and most pleasant thing in the world.'In the Nicomachean Ethics Aristotle's guiding question is: what is the best thing for a human being? His answer is happiness, but he means, not something we feel, but

ISBN: 9780199213610

Binding: Paperback


The Nietzsche Reader

by Keith Ansell Pearson

The Nietzsche Reader brings together in one volume substantial selections from the entire body of Nietzsche?s writings, together with illuminating commentary on Nietzsche?s life and importance, and introductions to his major works and ...

ISBN: 9780631226543

Binding: Paperback


The Origins of Unfairness

Social Categories and Cultural Evolution

by Cailin O'Connor

In almost every human society some people get more and others get less. Why is inequity the rule in human societies? The Origins of Unfairness looks at cultural evolution in groups divided into social categories like gender and race to consider ...

ISBN: 9780198789970

Binding: Hardback


The Phenomenology of Henry James (POD)

by Paul B Armstrong

ISBN: 9780807896082

Binding: Paperback


The Philosopher's Dog

by Raimond Gaita

How do animals think and feel? Is it mistaken to attribute to them the concepts of love, devotion, grief; even dignity? How can we understand our conception of such things, and what do our relations with animals say about our own ...

ISBN: 9781877008993

Binding: Paperback


The Philosopher's Toolkit

A Compendium of Philosophical Concepts and Methods

by Julian Baggini

The second edition of this popular compendium provides the necessary intellectual equipment to engage with and participate in effective philosophical argument, reading, and reflection <ul type="disc"> <li>Features significantly revised, updated

ISBN: 9781405190183

Binding: Paperback


The Philosophy of Andy Warhol: Popular Penguins

by Warhol Andy

In this autobiography, published in 1975, the private Andy Warhol talks about love, sex, food, beauty, fame, work, money, success; about New York and America; about himself - his childhood in McKeesport, Pennsylvania, good times and bad ...

ISBN: 9780141195032

Binding: Paperback


The Philosophy of Living Experience

Popular Outlines

by Alexander Bogdanov

<div>This is the best introduction to the thought of Bogdanov, a Russian polymath who was a co-founder of the Bolshevik-Party.</div> ...

ISBN: 9781608467013

Binding: Paperback


The Philosophy of Religion

A Critical Introduction

by Beverley Clack

<p>For over twenty years, Beverley Clack and Brian R. Clack's distinctive and thought-provoking introduction to the philosophy of religion has been of enormous value to students and scholars, providing an approach to the subject that is bold and

ISBN: 9781509516933

Binding: Paperback



The Politics of Transindividuality

by Jason Read

<div>In this stimulating and wide-ranging study, Jason Read uses the concept of transindividuality to re-examine social relation sand subjectivity.</div> ...

ISBN: 9781608466962

Binding: Paperback


The Practical Essence of Man

The 'Activity Approach' in Late Soviet Philosophy

by Vesa Oittinen

<div>This book depicts in detail the rise and fall of a remarkable phenomenon in Soviet Marxism: &#145;The Activity Approach.&#8217;</div> ...

ISBN: 9781608466986

Binding: Paperback


The Prince (Barnes & Noble Collectible Classics: Pocket Edition)

by Niccolo Machiavelli

<p><i>"[I]t is safer to be feared than loved".</i></p><p>These words embody the spirit of <i>The Prince</i>, Niccolò Machiavelli's classic work of political philosophy. Machiavelli's advice for how a ruler should acquire and ruthlessly exercise ...

ISBN: 9781435163812

Binding: Leather / fine binding


The Prince and Other Writings (Knickerbocker Classic)

by Niccolo Machiavelli

Niccolo Machiavelli's astute observations on how to read people and situations, especially for acquiring and maintaining political power, is a classic primer for politicians and business leaders alike. ...

ISBN: 9781631063312

Binding: Paperback


The Prophet

by Kahlil Gibran

<b>The original self-help book- bestselling The Prophet takes the reader on an unparalleled spiritual and philosophical journey</b><BR><BR>The time has come for the revered Prophet to leave Orphalese. Before he departs, people gather around him ...

ISBN: 9780099528449

Binding: Paperback


The Quest for a Moral Compass

A Global History of Ethics

by Kenan Malik

A history that has never been told before: the story of the global search for moral truth. ...

ISBN: 9781848874817

Binding: Paperback