1131 books (57 pages) in this category

A Philosophy of Emptiness

by Gay Watson

<p>In <i>A Philosophy of Emptiness</i>, Gay Watson reclaims&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.45em;">emptiness as a positive, empowering state, an antidote to the obsession&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">with substance and ...

ISBN: 9781780232850

Binding: Paperback

$37.99

A Philosophy of Freedom

by Lars Svendsen

<p><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">What is human freedom, and what are the main threats to it today? These&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.45em;">questions and more are discussed in Lars Svendsen?s comprehensive&nbsp;</span><span ...

ISBN: 9781780233703

Binding: Hardback

$62.99

A Philosophy of Loneliness

by Lars Svendsen

<p><p>Drawing on the latest research in the fields of philosophy, psychology and the social sciences, A Philosophy of Loneliness&nbsp; explores the different kinds of loneliness, the philosophy of emotions, why some people are lonelier than ...

ISBN: 9781780237473

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

A Philosophy of Sport

by Steven Connor

While previous writing on the philosophy of sport has tended to see sport as a kind of testing ground for philosophical theories devised to deal with other kinds of problems ? of ethics, aesthetics, or logical categorization ? Steven Connor ...

ISBN: 9781861898692

Binding: Paperback

$49.99

A Philosophy of Tragedy

by Christopher Hamilton

<i>A Philosophy of Tragedy</i> explores the tragic condition of humanity in the modern age. Christopher Hamilton draws as much on literature as he does on philosophy, including the tragic theatre, and does not simply propose an account of our ...

ISBN: 9781780235899

Binding: Hardback

$37.99

A Plato Reader

Eight Essential Dialogues

by Plato

<i>A Plato Reader</i> offers eight of Plato?s best-known works?<i>Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Meno, Phaedo, Symposium, Phaedrus</i>, and <i>Republic</i>?unabridged, expertly introduced and annotated, and in widely admired translations by C. D. C.

ISBN: 9781603848114

Binding: Paperback

$29.95

A Practical Guide to Ethics for Everyday Life

Be a Good Person

by Dave Robinson

Ethical philosophy has a long and distinguished history, but how can you apply it to your life? ...

ISBN: 9781785783302

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

A Practical Guide to Philosophy for Everyday Life

See the Bigger Picture

by Trevor Curnow

An Introducing Practical Guide to how philosophy can be used in everyday life. ...

ISBN: 9781785783258

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

A Short History of Truth

Consolations for a Post-Truth World

by Julian Baggini

ISBN: 9781786488886

Binding: Hardback

$19.99

A Short History of Truth

Consolations for a Post-Truth World

by Julian Baggini

ISBN: 9781786488893

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A Sneetch is a Sneetch and Other Philosophical Discoveries

Finding Wisdom in Children's Literature

by Thomas E. Wartenberg

<b>Taking Picture Books Seriously: What can we learn about philosophy through children's books?</b> <p>This warm and charming volume casts a spell on adult readers as it unveils the surprisingly profound philosophical wisdom contained in ...

ISBN: 9780470656839

Binding: Paperback

$31.95

A Theory of Modernity

by Agnes Heller

Written by one of the most influential figures in post-World-War-II social thought, <i>A Theory of Modernity</i> is a comprehensive analysis of the main dynamics of modernity, which discusses the technological, social and political elements of ...

ISBN: 9780631216131

Binding: Paperback

$69.95

A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Vintage Feminism Short Edition)

by Mary Wollstonecraft

<b>Vintage Feminism- classic feminist texts in short form</b>WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ZOE WILLIAMS<b> ...

ISBN: 9781784870393

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

A Week At The Airport

A Heathrow Diary

by Alain de Botton

We all spend longer than we would like waiting around in airports, but we rarely discover anything about our fellow travellers or those who work there. In the summer of 2009, however, Alain de Botton was given unprecedented, unrestricted access

ISBN: 9781743153918

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$19.95

A Week At The Airport

A Heathrow Diary

by Alain de Botton

We all spend longer than we would like waiting around in airports, but we rarely discover anything about our fellow travellers or those who work there. In the summer of 2009, however, Alain de Botton was given unprecedented, unrestricted access

ISBN: 9781743153925

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$14.95

A Week at the Airport

A Heathrow Diary

by Alain de Botton

An uplifting and unique journey through the days and nights of the UK's largest airport. ...

ISBN: 9781846683596

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Addresses to the German Nation

by Johann Gottlieb Fichte

In the winter of 1807, while Berlin was occupied by French troops, the philosopher Johann Gottlieb Fichte presented fourteen public lectures that have long been studied as a major statement of modern nationalism. Yet Fichte?s <i>Addresses to the

ISBN: 9781603849340

Binding: Paperback

$32.00

Adorno and the Ends of Philosophy

by Andrew Bowie

Theodor Adorno&rsquo;s reputation as a cultural critic has been well-established for some time, but his status as a philosopher remains unclear. In <i>Adorno and the Ends of Philosophy</i> Andrew Bowie seeks to establish what Adorno can ...

ISBN: 9780745671598

Binding: Paperback

$37.95

Aesthetic Theory

by Theodor W Adorno

Theodor Adorno (1903-69) was undoubtedly the foremost thinker of the Frankfurt School, the influential group of German thinkers that fled to the US in the 1930s, including such thinkers as Herbert Marcuse and Max Horkheimer. His work has proved ...

ISBN: 9781780936598

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Aesthetics

The Big Questions

by Carolyn Korsmeyer

Philosophers have considered questions raised by the nature of art, of beauty, and critical appreciation since ancient times, and the discipline of aesthetics has a long tradition that stretches from Plato to the present. ...

ISBN: 9780631205937

Binding: Hardback

$219.95