1139 books (57 pages) in this category

Gilles Deleuze and the Fabulation of Philosophy

Powers of the False

by Gregory Flaxman

A stunning and original contribution, Flaxman’s book restores the question of aesthetics to Deleuze’s thinking and writing. <i>Gilles Deleuze and the Fabulation of Philosophy</i> not only revitalizes our sense of the philosopher but revises the ...

ISBN: 9780816665501

Binding: Paperback


Gilles Deleuze, Postcolonial Theory, and

by Reda Bensmaia

Does a philosopher have an 'identity'? What kind of 'identity' is mobilized when the work of a philosopher becomes a major reference for certain schools of thought, as in the case of Gilles Deleuze and postcolonial theory? Have the promoters of ...

ISBN: 9781350004399

Binding: Paperback


Giving Reasons

An Extremely Short Introduction to Critical Thinking

by David R. Morrow

<p><i>Giving Reasons </i>prepares students to think independently, evaluate information, and reason clearly across disciplines. Accessible to students and effective for instructors, it provides plain-English exercises, helpful appendices, and a ...

ISBN: 9781624666223

Binding: Paperback



by John Garrison

Pause and look, and you will see that you are surrounded by glass- light reflects off and refracts through your windows; it encircles a glowing filament above you; it's in a mirror hanging on the wall; it lies shattered in a dented corner of an ...

ISBN: 9781628924244

Binding: Paperback


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


Global Burnout

by Pascal Chabot

Available for the first time in English and freshly adapted as the acclaimed documentary <i>Burning Out</i>, Pascal Chabot's polemic treatise - <i>Global Burnout</i> - takes the phenomenon we call burnout as not just an individual problem that ...

ISBN: 9781501334474

Binding: Paperback


God and the Between

by William Desmond

An original work which rethinks the question of God in a constructive spirit, drawing its conclusions by considering ideas received from both philosophy and religion. <br /> <ul> <li style="list-style: none"><br /> </li> <li>Makes an important ...

ISBN: 9781405162326

Binding: Hardback


God Makes the Rivers to Flow

An Anthology of the World's Sacred Poetry and Prose

by Eknath Easwaran

ISBN: 9781586380380

Binding: Paperback


Godel, Escher, Bach

An Eternal Golden Braid

by Douglas Hofstadter

ISBN: 9780465026562

Binding: Paperback


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



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



by Plato

<div>English translation of Plato&#8217;s dialogue of Socrates seeking the true definition of rhetoric, with an attempt to show the flaws of the sophistic orators. Includes speeches from Thucydides&#8217; History of the Peloponnesian Wars that ...

ISBN: 9781585102433

Binding: Paperback


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


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


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

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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


Great Thinkers

by The School of Life

ISBN: 9780993538704

Binding: Hardback


Greek Political Thought

by Ryan K. Balot

This wide-ranging history of ancient Greek political thought shows what ancient political texts might mean to citizens of the twenty-first century. <ul> <li>A provocative and wide-ranging history of ancient Greek political thought</li> ...

ISBN: 9781405100304

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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

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Groups as Agents

by Deborah Perron Tollefsen

<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