1149 books (58 pages) in this category
From Souls to Systems
by Hans-Georg Moeller
Nothing Is as It Seems
by William Irwin
<b>A look at the philosophical underpinnings of the hit TV show, <i>Mad Men</i></b> <p>With its swirling cigarette smoke, martini lunches, skinny ties, and tight pencil skirts, Mad Men is unquestionably one of the most stylish, sexy, and ...
by Virginia Heffernan
Virginia Heffernan “melds the personal with the increasingly universal in a highly informative analysis of what the Internet is-and can be. A thoroughly engrossing examination of the Internet's past, present, and future” (Kirkus ...
The Founders, the Golden Age, the Breakdown
by Leszek Kolakowski
From philosopher Leszek Kolakowski, one of the giants of twentieth-century intellectual history, comes this highly influential study of Marxism. Written in exile, this "prophetic work" presents, according to the Library of Congress, "the most ...
by Bernard Gert
by Julien Offroy De La Mettrie
A Very Short Introduction
by Peter Singer
by Andrew Collier
Although one of the most influential thinkers of the last millennium, Karl Marx was relatively unheralded during most of his lifetime. Famous for predicting the inevitable demise of capitalism, it was only after his death that his clarion call ...Audio Book
by David Harvey
Marx's <i>Capital</i> explained by its greatest expositor in simple, understandable terms. ...
by Michel Henry
According to Michel Henry, no thinker has been more influential than Marx, and no one has been more misunderstood. With his characteristic clarity and elegance, Henry seeks to pull out the philosophical heart of Marx's work and the reasons this ...
A Graphic Guide
by Rupert Woodfin
A bold new edition of this bestselling Graphic Guide to commemorate Marx's 200th birthday. ...
The quest to understand matter from Greek atoms to quantum fields
by Jim Baggott
An Introduction to Logic Through Language
by Ernest Lepore
<p><i>Meaning and Argument</i> is a popular introduction to philosophy of logic and philosophy of language.</p> <ul> <li>Offers a distinctive philosophical, rather than mathematical, approach to logic</li> <li>Concentrates on symbolization and ...
by Georg Lukacs
<p>With a new introduction by Dr Gary Day, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK An argument for literary realism as opposed to modernism, contrasting Mann and Kafka. The book also argues for socialist as opposed to critical realism in ...
by Frenchy Lunning
<p> <p>Anime and manga have long proposed alternative worlds—some created after catastrophe. <i>Mechademia 10</i> revolves around Japan’s 2011 earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear reactor crises and considers a propensity for “world ...
by David;Harper, Tauel Savat
Media pervade and saturate the world around us. From the proliferation of social media, to crowdsourcing, big data, games, and more traditional media such as television, radio, and print, media provide the framework for our engagement with the ...
by Jonathan Kibble
by Jeffrey Jerome Cohen
Essential Readings with Commentary
by Gyula Klima
This collection of readings with extensive editorial commentary brings together key texts of the most influential philosophers of the medieval era to provide a comprehensive introduction for students of philosophy. <br /> <ul> <li ...
by Sharon M. Kaye
Why do good things happen to bad people? Can we prove whether God exists? What is the difference between right and wrong? Medieval philosophers were centrally concerned with such questions: questions which are as relevant today as a thousand ...Audio Book