373 books (19 pages) in this category

Creaturely Love

How Desire Makes Us More and Less Than Human

by Dominic Pettman

<p>In an eminently approachable work of wide cultural reach and meticulous scholarship, Dominic Pettman undertakes an unprecedented examination of how animals shape the understanding and expression of love between people. He argues that in ...

ISBN: 9781517901219

Binding: Paperback


Critical Thinking: A Students Introduction

by Gregory Bassham

ISBN: 9780078038310

Binding: Paperback


Critique of Judgement

by Immanuel Kant

ISBN: 9780199552467

Binding: Paperback


Critique Of Pure Reason

by Immanuel Kant

In the <i>Critique of Pure Reason</i>, Immanuel Kant laid out a framework upon which the whole of modern philosophy is based. This Penguin Classics edition is translated from the German and edited with an introduction by Marcus Weigelt, based on

ISBN: 9780140447477

Binding: Paperback


Cynic Philosophers, The

by Diogenes Of Sinope

<b><i>'Poverty does not consist in the want of money,' I answered, 'nor is begging to be deplored. Poverty consists in the desire to have everything, and through violent means if necessary'</i></b>From their founding in the fifth century BC and ...

ISBN: 9780141192222

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De Anima

by Aristotle

<p>This richly annotated, scrupulously accurate, and consistent translation of Aristotle’s <i>De Anima</i> fits seamlessly with other volumes in the series. Sequentially numbered endnotes provide the information most needed at each juncture, ...

ISBN: 9781624666193

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De Anima (On The Soul)

by Aristotle

For the Pre-Socratic philosophers the soul was the source of movement and sensation, while for Plato it was the seat of being, metaphysically distinct from the body that it was forced temporarily to inhabit. Plato s student Aristotle was ...

ISBN: 9780140444711

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Denial of Death

by Ernest Becker

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ISBN: 9780684832401

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Design As Art

by Bruno Munari

Bruno Munari was among the most inspirational designers of all time, described by Picasso as 'the new Leonardo'. Munari insisted that design be beautiful, functional and accessible, and this enlightening and highly entertaining book sets out his

ISBN: 9780141035819

Binding: Paperback


Dialogues And Letters

by Seneca

ISBN: 9780140446791

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Discipline And Punish

by Michel Foucault

ISBN: 9780140137224

Binding: Paperback


Discourse On Method And Related Writings

by Rene Descartes

Descartes' <i>Discourse on Method</i> has long been regarded as a seminal contribution to modern philosophy. We can now see that it is also one of the key texts in the 'scientific revolution' of the seventeenth century. Rene Descartes ...

ISBN: 9780140446999

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Discourse On Method And The Meditations

by Rene Descartes

Ren&#233; Descartes was a central figure in the scientific revolution of the seventeenth century. In his Discourse on Method he outlined the contrast between mathematics and experimental sciences, and the extent to which each one can achieve ...

ISBN: 9780140442069

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Discover Postmodernism: Flash

by Glenn Ward

ISBN: 9781444123197

Binding: Paperback


Doing Philosophy

How Philosophers Think

by Timothy Williamson

ISBN: 9780198822516

Binding: Hardback


Early Greek Philosophy

by Jonathan Barnes

Democritus' atomic theory of matter, Zeno's dazzling 'proofs' that motion is impossible, Pythagorean insights into mathematics, Heraclitus' haunting and enigmatic epigrams - all form part of a revolution in human thought which relied on ...

ISBN: 9780140448153

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Ecology Of Wisdom

by Arne Naess

<b>'The smaller we come to feel ourselves compared with the mountain, the nearer we come to participating in its greatness.'</b><BR><b></b><BR>Philosopher, mountaineer, activist and visionary, Arne Naess's belief that all living things have ...

ISBN: 9780241257197

Binding: Paperback



A Biography

by Jurgen Neffe

Albert Einstein is an icon of the twentieth century. Born in Ulm, Germany, in 1879, he is most famous for his theory of relativity, which is considered the founding principle of modern physics. He also made enormous contributions to quantum ...

ISBN: 9780745642215

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by Soren Kierkegaard

In Either/Or, using the voices of two characters - the aesthetic young man of part one, called simply 'A', and the ethical Judge Vilhelm of the second section - Kierkegaard reflects upon the search for a meaningful existence, contemplating ...

ISBN: 9780140445770

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A Very Short Introduction

by Dylan Evans

ISBN: 9780198834403

Binding: Paperback