373 books (19 pages) in this category
by Holloway Richard
Provocative, wide-ranging and full of wisdom, <i>Between the Monster and the Saint</i> is a brilliant book about our place in the world. Being human isn't easy. We might think that consciousness and free will give us control over our lives but ...
by Vincent Ruggiero
200 World-Changing Concepts Explained In An Instant
by Ian Crofton
by Simon Blackburn
The Brilliance of a Non-Color
by Alain Badiou
<p>Who hasn't had the frightening experience of stumbling around in the pitch dark? Alain Badiou experienced that primitive terror when he, with his young friends, made up a game called "The Stroke of Midnight." The furtive discovery of the ...
by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
<i>The Black Swan</i> is a concept that will change the way you look at the world. Black Swans underlie almost everything, from the rise of religions, to events in our own lives. A Black Swan is a highly improbable event with three principle ...
by Robin Bunce
<p><i>Blade Runner 2049 i</i>s a 2017 sequel to the 1982 movie <i>Blade Runner,</i> about a world in which some human-looking replicants have become dangerous, so that other human-looking replicants, as well as humans, have the job of hunting ...
by William Blake
by Kuisma Korhonen
HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved, essential classics… Despite dating from the 4th century BC, The Art of Rhetoric continues to be regarded by many as the single most important work on the art of ...
by Michel Montaigne
Michel de Montaigne was one of the most influential figures of the Renaissance, singlehandedly responsible for popularising the essay as a literary form. This Penguin Classics edition of <i>The Complete Essays</i> is translated from the French ...
The Origins of Moral Intuition
by Patricia S. Churchland
A Very Short Introduction
by Susan Blackmore
Consciousness, ‘the last great mystery for science’, remains a hot topic. How can a physical brain create our experience of the world? What creates our identity? Do we really have free will? Could consciousness itself be an illusion?Exciting new
by Alain De Botton
Alain de Botton, best-selling author of <i>How Proust can Change Your Life</i>, has set six of the finest minds in the history of philosophy to work on the problems of everyday life. Here then are Socrates, Epicurus, Seneca, Montaigne, ...
by Alain De Botton
Alain de Botton's <i>The Consolations of Philosophy</i> takes the discipline of logic and the mind back to its roots. Drawing inspiration from six of the finest minds in history - Socrates, Epicurus, Seneca, Montaigne, Schopenhauer and Nietzsche
by John W. M. Krummel
by Will Kymlicka
This edition of Will Kymlicka's best selling critical introduction to contemporary political theory has been fully revised to include many of the most significant developments in Anglo-American political philosophy in the last 11 years, ...
by David West
This book is a fully updated and expanded new edition of <i>An Introduction to Continental Philosophy</i>, first published in 1996. It provides a clear, concise and readable introduction to philosophy in the continental tradition. It is a ...
by Martin Cohen