932 books (47 pages) in this category

Aesthetics - a Comprehensive Anthology

by Steven M. Cahn

From Plato's Ion to works by contemporary philosophers, this anthology showcases classic texts to illuminate the development of philosophical thought about art and the aesthetic. This volume is the most comprehensive collection of readings on ...

ISBN: 9781405154352

Binding: Paperback

$64.95

After Virtue

by Alasdair MacIntyre

Highly controversial when it was first published in 1981, Alasdair MacIntyre's After Virtue has since established itself as a landmark work in contemporary moral philosophy. In this book, MacIntyre sought to address a crisis in moral language ...

ISBN: 9781780936253

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Against Epistemology - a Metacritique

by Theodor W. Adorno

This classic book by Theodor W. Adorno anticipates many of the themes that have since become common in contemporary philosophy: the critique of foundationalism, the illusions of idealism and the end of epistemology. It also foreshadows many of ...

ISBN: 9780745665382

Binding: Paperback

$33.95

Agamben

by Claire Colebrook

Until recently, "continental" philosophy has been tied either to the German tradition of phenomenology or to French post-structuralist concerns with the conditions of language and textuality. Giorgio Agamben draws upon and departs from both ...

ISBN: 9780745653112

Binding: Paperback

$37.95

Alien and Philosophy

I Infest, Therefore I Am

by William Irwin

Alien and Philosophy: I Infest, Therefore I Am presents a philosophical exploration of the world of Alien, the simultaneously horrifying and thought-provoking sci-fi horror masterpiece, and the film franchise it spawned. The first book ...

ISBN: 9781119280811

Binding: Paperback

$26.95

All Thoughts Are Equal

Laruelle and Nonhuman Philosophy

by John Maoilearca

All Thoughts Are Equal is both an introduction to the work of French philosopher Francois Laruelle and an exercise in nonhuman thinking. John Maoilearca examines how philosophy might appear when viewed with non-philosophical and nonhuman eyes. ...

ISBN: 9780816697359

Binding: Paperback

$44.99

Althusser's Lesson

by Jacques Ranciere

Jacques Ranci re's first major work, Althusser's Lesson appeared in 1974, just as the energies of May 68 were losing ground to the calls for a return to order. Ranci re's analysis of Althusserian Marxism unfolds against this background- what is ...

ISBN: 9781350009110

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Altruism

by Matthieu Ricard

The new bestseller from Matthieu Ricard is the result of a lifetime's thought. This inspirational book argues that by understanding kindness and developing it as a skill we can change the world. ...

ISBN: 9780857896995

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Altruism

The Power of Compassion to Change Yourself and the World

by Dan Woren

In Happiness, Matthieu Ricard demonstrated that true happiness is not tied to fleeting moments or sensations, but is an enduring state of soul rooted in mindfulness and compassion for others. Now he turns his lens from the personal to the ...

ISBN: 9781486293629

Binding: CD-Audio

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$39.95

Altruism

The Power of Compassion to Change Yourself and the World

by Dan Woren

In Happiness, Matthieu Ricard demonstrated that true happiness is not tied to fleeting moments or sensations, but is an enduring state of soul rooted in mindfulness and compassion for others. Now he turns his lens from the personal to the ...

ISBN: 9781486293636

Binding: CD-Extra

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$34.95

Among the Dead Cities: Is the Targeting of Civilians in War Ever Justified?

by A.C. Grayling

Is it ever right to target civilians in a time of war? Or do the ends sometimes justify the means? The twentieth century - the age of 'total war' - marked the first time that civilian populations came to be seen as legitimate military targets. ...

ISBN: 9781472526038

Binding: Paperback

$25.99

An Essay Concerning Human Understanding

by John Locke

ISBN: 9780198245957

Binding: Paperback

$70.95

An Eye for an I

Philosophies of Personal Power

by Robert Spillane

This book discusses ten philosophical perspectives, or worldviews, which present original ideas capable of evoking in us values that are guidelines for personal conduct. Harmonising knowledge, values and conduct maximises our personal power and ...

ISBN: 9781613397626

Binding: Paperback

$34.95

An Introduction To Business Ethics

by Joseph DesJardins

ISBN: 9780078038327

Binding: Paperback

$92.95

An Introduction to Epistemology

by Charles Landesman

This book is the ideal introduction to the fundamental problems and issues of epistemology. It assumes no prior knowledge of the subject and is valuable both as a core text for beginning students and as support material for more advanced courses.

ISBN: 9780631202134

Binding: Paperback

$69.95

An Introduction to Science and Technology Studies 2E

by Sergio Sismondo

An Introduction to Science and Technology Studies, Second Edition reflects the latest advances in the field while continuing to provide students with a road map to the complex interdisciplinary terrain of science and technology studies. ...

ISBN: 9781405187657

Binding: Paperback

$53.95

An Introduction to the Theory of Knowledge 2E

by O'brien

An Introduction to the Theory of Knowledge, 2ndEdition guides the reader through the key issues and debates in contemporary epistemology. Lucid, comprehensive and accessible, it is an ideal textbook for students who are new to the subject and ...

ISBN: 9780745664323

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

An Introduction to the Theory of Knowledge, Second Edition

by Dan O'Brien

An Introduction to the Theory of Knowledge, 2ndEdition guides the reader through the key issues and debates in contemporary epistemology. Lucid, comprehensive and accessible, it is an ideal textbook for students who are new to the subject and ...

ISBN: 9780745664316

Binding: Hardback

$122.95

Anarchism

by Miranda Nation

What do anarchists stand for? In this clear and penetrating study, Ruth Kinna goes directly to the heart of this controversial ideology, explaining the influences that have shaped anarchism and the different tactics and strategies that have been

ISBN: 9781743104453

Binding: CD-Extra

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$24.95

Ancient Philosophy: A Beginner's Guide

by William J. Prior

Before Socrates, philosophers sought explanations for naturally-occurring phenomena from earthquakes and eclipses to the existence of the entire cosmos. But the Socratic era saw a great shift towards questions much closer to the human ...

ISBN: 9781780743417

Binding: Paperback

$21.99