1149 books (58 pages) in this category

Modern Philosophy

An Anthology of Primary Sources

by Roger Ariew

This anthology offers the key works of seven major philosophers along with a rich selection of associated texts by other leading thinkers of the period chosen to enhance the reader’s understanding of modern philosophy and its relationship to the

ISBN: 9780872209794

Binding: Hardback

$148.00

Modern Social Theory

An Introduction

by Austin Harrington

This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the leading topics, theories, and debates in modern social theory. Fourteen chapters have been written by specialists in the field, providing up-to-date guidance on the full sweep of the modern ...

ISBN: 9780199255702

Binding: Paperback

$79.95

Moral Responsibility

An Introduction

by Matthew Talbert

<p>Most people would agree that a small child, or a cognitively impaired adult, is less responsible for their actions, good or bad, than an unimpaired adult. But how do we explain that difference, and how far can anyone be praised or blamed for ...

ISBN: 9780745680590

Binding: Paperback

$33.95

Moral Tribes

Emotion, Reason and the Gap Between Us and Them

by Joshua Greene

'After two and a half millennia, it's rare to come across a genuinely new idea on the nature of morality, but in this book Josh Greene advances not one but several. <i>Moral Tribes</i> is a landmark in our understanding of morality and the moral

ISBN: 9781782393399

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

More Matrix and Philosophy

Revolutions and Reloaded Decoded

by William Irwin

This follow-up to the hugely successful <i>The Matrix and Philosophy: Welcome to the Desert of the Real</i> explores the issues of fate, fortune, causation and determinism as presented in the <i>Matrix</i> trilogy. It asks the reader to consider

ISBN: 9780812695724

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism Is Changing Ideas aboutLiving Ethically, The

by Peter Singer

Internationally renowned philosopher Peter Singer presents a challenging new movement in the search for an ethical life, one that has emerged from his work on some of the world's most pressing problems.<BR> Effective altruism requires a ...

ISBN: 9781925240986

Binding: Paperback

$23.99

Mothers

An Essay on Love and Cruelty

by Jacqueline Rose

A daring and provocative look at the role of mothers in culture, history and the human heart. ...

ISBN: 9780571331437

Binding: Hardback

$24.99

Mothers

An Essay on Love and Cruelty

by Jacqueline Rose

A daring and provocative book-length essay on the role of mothers in culture, history and the human heart. ...

ISBN: 9780571331444

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Motivation Ethics

by Mathew Coakley

This is a book about a particular moral theory motivation ethics and why we should accept it. But it is also a book about moral theorizing, about how we might compare different structures of moral theory.<br> <br>In principle we might ...

ISBN: 9781350004597

Binding: Paperback

$39.99

Movies with Meaning

by Daniel Shaw

This book pairs close readings of some of the classic writings of existentialist philosophers with interpretations of films that reveal striking parallels to each of those texts, demonstrating their respective philosophies in action. Individual ...

ISBN: 9781474299305

Binding: Paperback

$47.99

Mr. Monk and Philosophy

The Curious Case of the Defective Detective

by D. E. Wittkower

<i>Mr. Monk and Philosophy</i> is a carefully and neatly organized collection of eighteen chapters divided into exactly six groups of precisely three chapters each. Drawing on a wide range of philosophers—from Aristotle and Diogenes, to ...

ISBN: 9780812696745

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Naming and Necessity

by Saul A. Kripke

<i>Naming and Necessity</i> has had a great and increasing influence. It redirected philosophical attention to neglected questions of natural and metaphysical necessity and to the connections between these and theories of naming, and of ...

ISBN: 9780631128014

Binding: Paperback

$41.95

Nancy Now

by Verena Conley

Jean-Luc Nancy stands as one of the great French theorists of "deconstruction." His writings on philosophy, politics, aesthetics, and religion have significantly contributed to the development of contemporary French thought and helped shape and ...

ISBN: 9780745661674

Binding: Paperback

$35.95

Narcocapitalism

Life in the Age of Anaesthesia

by Laurent de Sutter

<p>What do the invention of anaesthetics in the middle of the 19th century, the Nazis' use of cocaine, and the development of Prozac have in common? The answer is that they're all products of the same logic that defines our contemporary era: ...

ISBN: 9781509506835

Binding: Hardback

$84.95

Narcocapitalism

Life in the Age of Anaesthesia

by Laurent de Sutter

<p>What do the invention of anaesthetics in the middle of the nineteenth century, the Nazis' use of cocaine, and the development of Prozac have in common? The answer is that they're all products of the same logic that defines our contemporary ...

ISBN: 9781509506842

Binding: Paperback

$20.95

Nature Of Things, The

by Coralie Lucretius;Bickford-Smith

<b>One of a major new Classics series - books that have changed the history of thought, in sumptuous, clothbound hardbacks.</b>Lucretius' poem <i>On the Nature of Things</i> combines a scientific and philosophical treatise with some of the ...

ISBN: 9780141396903

Binding: Hardback

$22.99

Nausea: Popular Penguins

by Jean-Paul Sartre

<i>Nausea</i> is both the story of the troubled life of a young writer, Antoine Roquentin, and an exposition of one of the most influential and significant philosophical attitudes of modern times - existentialism. The book chronicles his ...

ISBN: 9780141194844

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

Nausea: With Introduction

by Jean-Paul Sartre

Jean-Paul Sartre's first published novel, <i>Nausea </i>is both an extended essay on existentialist ideals, and a profound fictional exploration of a man struggling to restore a sense of meaning to his life. This Penguin Modern Classics edition ...

ISBN: 9780141185491

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Neither Man nor Beast

by Carol J. Adams

In this landmark work of animal rights activism, Carol J. Adams - the bestselling author of <i>The Sexual Politics of Meat </i>- explores the intersections and common causes of feminism and the defense of animals. <i>Neither Man Nor Beast ...

ISBN: 9781350040205

Binding: Paperback

$36.99

Neo-Confucianism

A Philosophical Introduction

by Stephen C. Angle

Neo-Confucianism is a philosophically sophisticated tradition weaving classical Confucianism together with themes from Buddhism and Daoism. It began in China around the eleventh century CE, played a leading role in East Asian cultures over the ...

ISBN: 9780745662480

Binding: Hardback

$115.95