921 books (47 pages) in this category

Ancient Philosophy - Essential Readings with Commentary

by Nick Smith

Part of <b>The Blackwell Readings in Philosophy Series,</b> this survey of ancient philosophy explores the scope of ancient philosophy, focusing on the key philosophers and their texts, examining how the foundations of philosophy as we know it ...

ISBN: 9781405135634

Binding: Paperback


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


Anger and Forgiveness

Resentment, Generosity, and Justice

by Martha C. Nussbaum

ISBN: 9780199335879

Binding: Hardback



The Autobiography of a Female Body

by Sara Pascoe

A funny, feminist exploration of the female body by Fosters Comedy Award-nominated comedian Sara Pascoe. ...

ISBN: 9780571325245

Binding: Paperback


Another Science Is Possible

Manifesto for a Slow Science

by Isabelle Stengers

ISBN: 9781509521814

Binding: Paperback


Another Science Is Possible - a Manifesto for Slowscience

by Isabelle Stengers

ISBN: 9781509521807

Binding: Hardback


Anti-Badiou: The Introduction of Maoism into Philosophy

by Francois Laruelle

This compelling and highly original book represents a confrontation between two of the most radical thinkers at work in France today- Alain Badiou and the author, Francois Laruelle.<br>At face value, the two have much in common- both espouse a ...

ISBN: 9781350009080

Binding: Paperback



by Adrian Mulraney

Every aspect of the anti-capitalist world is covered in this helpful guide, from WOMBLES to Zapatistas, NGOs to environmentalism, Paris 1968 to Seattle, and beyond. Picking up where Naomi Klein left off, this is not so much a manifesto as a ...

ISBN: 9781743104460

Binding: CD-Extra

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Aping Mankind

by Raymond Tallis

In this brilliant critique Raymond Tallis dismantles "Neuromania", arising out of the idea that we are reducible to our brains and "Darwinitis" according to which, since the brain is an evolved organ, we are entirely explicable within an ...

ISBN: 9781138640320

Binding: Paperback



by Adrian Mulraney

One of the most influential philosophers and theologians in the history of Western thought, St Thomas Aquinas established the foundations for much of modern philosophy of religion, and is famous for his arguments for the existence of God. In ...

ISBN: 9781743104477

Binding: CD-Extra

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Architecture Of Happiness, The

by Alain de Botton

In <i>The Architecture of Happiness</i>, bestselling author Alain de Botton explores one of our most intense but often hidden love affairs- with our houses and their furnishings. He asks- What makes a house truly beautiful? Why ...

ISBN: 9780241970058

Binding: Paperback


Aristophanes 1: Clouds, Wasps, Birds

1: Clouds, Wasps, Birds

by Aristophanes

ISBN: 9780872203600

Binding: Paperback


Aristotle: Introductory Readings

by Aristotle

ISBN: 9780872203396

Binding: Paperback


Arrested Development and Philosophy

They've Made a Huge Mistake

by William Irwin

<b>A smart philosophical look at the cult hit television show, <i>Arrested Development</i></b> <p><i>Arrested Development</i> earned six Emmy awards, a Golden Globe award, critical acclaim, and a loyal cult following and then it was canceled. ...

ISBN: 9780470575598

Binding: Paperback


Art of Reading, The

by Damon Young

"<p>We are not born readers, we learn to turn words into worlds. But why is fine writing lauded while excellent reading is ignored?</p><p>In <i>The Art of Reading</i>, philosopher Damon Young reveals the pleasures of this intimate pursuit ...

ISBN: 9780522867602

Binding: Paperback


Art, Politics and Ranci?re

by Tina Chanter

Even those who take themselves to be breaking from tradition from the metaphysical tradition of philosophy, from grand narratives, neoliberalism or Eurocentrism can remain blindly attached to them. <i>Art, Politics and Ranci re- Broken ...

ISBN: 9781472510563

Binding: Hardback


Artificial Intelligence - a Philosophical Introduction

by Jack Copeland

Presupposing no familiarity with the technical concepts of either philosophy or computing, this clear introduction reviews the progress made in AI since the inception of the field in 1956. Copeland goes on to analyze what those working in AI ...

ISBN: 9780631183853

Binding: Paperback


Ask the Beasts: Darwin and the God of Lo

by Elizabeth A. Johnson

For millennia plant and animal species have received little sustained attention as subjects of Christian theology and ethics in their own right. Focused on the human dilemma of sin and redemptive grace, theology has considered the doctrine of ...

ISBN: 9781472924018

Binding: Paperback



A Theory

by Aaron James

ISBN: 9781857886108

Binding: Paperback


At The Existentialist Cafe: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails

by Sarah Bakewell

<b>Paris, near the turn of 1932-3.</b> Three young friends meet over apricot cocktails at the Bec-de-Gaz bar on the rue Montparnasse. They are Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir and their friend Raymond Aron, who opens their eyes to a radical ...

ISBN: 9780099554882

Binding: Paperback