379 books (19 pages) in this category

The Religious Investigations of William James

by Henry Samuel Levinson

ISBN: 9780807897096

Binding: Paperback


The Republic

by Plato

One of the greatest works of philosophy and political theory ever produced, Plato's <i>The Republic </i>has shaped western thought for thousands of years, remaining as relevant today as when it was first written in the Ancient Greece. This ...

ISBN: 9780140455113

Binding: Paperback


The School of Life

An Emotional Education

by The School of Life

Emotional intelligence affects every aspect of the way we live, from romantic to professional relationships, from our inner resilience to our social success. It is the ultimate soft skill of the twenty-first century.<BR><BR>It is also the core ...

ISBN: 9780241382318

Binding: Hardback


The School of Life

An Emotional Education

by The School of Life

Emotional intelligence affects every aspect of the way we live, from romantic to professional relationships, from our inner resilience to our social success. It is the ultimate soft skill of the twenty-first century.<BR><BR>Drawing on his work ...

ISBN: 9780241382325

Binding: Paperback


The Stoic Challenge

A Philosopher`s Guide to Becoming Tougher, Calmer, and More Resilient

by William B. Irvine

Some people bounce back in response to setbacks; others break. We often think that these responses are hardwired, but fortunately this is not the case. Philosopher William B. Irvine combines key lessons from the ancient Stoics&mdash; thinkers ...

ISBN: 9780393652499

Binding: Hardback


The Stone Reader

Modern Philosophy in 133 Arguments

by Peter Catapano

<p>Once solely the province of ivory tower professors and university classrooms, contemporary philosophy was emancipated from its academic closet in 2010, when The Stone was launched in The New York Times. First appearing online, the column has ...

ISBN: 9781631490712

Binding: Hardback


Thinking Through Film

Doing Philosophy, Watching Movies

by Damian Cox

An introduction to philosophy through film, <i>Thinking Through Film: Doing Philosophy, Watching Movies</i> combines the exploration of fundamental philosophical issues with the experience of viewing films, and provides an engaging reading ...

ISBN: 9781405193429

Binding: Paperback


Thirteen Theories of Human Nature

by Leslie Stevenson

ISBN: 9780190604721

Binding: Paperback


This Is Water

Some Thoughts, Delivered on a Significant Occasion, about Living a Compassionate Life

by David Foster Wallace

ISBN: 9780316068222

Binding: Hardback


Thousand Plateaus

by Gilles;Guattari, Felix Deleuze

A Thousand Plateaus is the second part of Deleuze and Guattari's landmark philosophical project, Capitalism and Schizophrenia - a project that still sets the terms of contemporary philosophical debate. Written over a seven year period, A ...

ISBN: 9781780935379

Binding: Paperback


Thus Spoke Zarathustra

A Book for Everyone and Nobody

by Friedrich Nietzsche

ISBN: 9780199537099

Binding: Paperback


To Fight Against This Age

On Fascism and Humanism

by Rob Rieman

<p>Thomas Mann and Albert Camus understood something many political scientists still find difficult to fathom. Deprived of any coherent theory, fascism is characterised by its politics of resentment, stirring up of anger and fear, xenophobia, ...

ISBN: 9780393635867

Binding: Hardback


Travels With Epicurus: A Journey To A Greek Island In SearchOf An

by Daniel Klein

<i>Travels with Epicurus- A Journey to a Greek Island in Search of an Authentic Old Age</i> is a humorous, uplifting meditation on finding the pleasures of old age, by the New York Times bestselling co-author of Plato and a Platypus ...

ISBN: 9781922147639

Binding: Paperback


Treatise On Toleration

by Voltaire

<b>A new translation of Voltaire's <i>Treatise on Toleration,</i> one of the most important essays on religious tolerance and freedom of thought </b><BR>A powerful, impassioned case for the values of freedom of conscience and religious ...

ISBN: 9780241236628

Binding: Paperback


Twilight Of Idols And Anti-Christ

by Friedrich Nietzsche

In these two devastating works, Nietzsche offers a sustained and often vitriolic attack on the morality and the beliefs of his time, in particular those of Hegel, Kant and Schopenhauer. <i>Twilight of the Idols</i> is a 'grand declaration of ...

ISBN: 9780140445145

Binding: Paperback


Understand Ethics: Teach Yourself

Making Sense of the Morals of Everyday Living

by Mel Thompson

ISBN: 9781473676114

Binding: Paperback


Understanding Animals

Philosophy for Dog and Cat Lovers

by Lars Svendsen

<div><span style="background-color: rgb(246, 246, 246);">How do animals perceive the world? What does it really feel like to be a cat, or a dog?&nbsp;</span></div><div><span style="background-color: rgb(246, 246, 246);">In ...

ISBN: 9781789141597

Binding: Hardback


Utilitarianism And Other Essays

by Jeremy;Mill, John Stuart Bentham

One of the most important nineteenth-century schools of thought, Utilitarianism propounds the view that the value or rightness of an action rests in how well it promotes the welfare of those affected by it, aiming for 'the greatest happiness of ...

ISBN: 9780140432725

Binding: Paperback



by Thomas More

'Even if you can't eradicate harmful ideas or remedy established evils, that's no reason to turn your back on the body politic' In Utopia, Thomas More gives us a traveller's account of a newly-discovered island where the inhabitants enjoy a ...

ISBN: 9780141442327

Binding: Paperback



Thinking without Banisters

by Richard J. Bernstein

We live in a time when we are overwhelmed with talk and images of violence. Whether on television, the internet, films or the video screen, we can?t escape representations of actual or fictional violence - another murder, another killing spree ...

ISBN: 9780745670645

Binding: Paperback