894 books (45 pages) in this category

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


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

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ISBN: 9781472924018

Binding: Paperback



by Robin Lane Fox

ISBN: 9780241950753

Binding: Paperback


Autarchies: The Invention of Selfishness

by David Ashford

The philosophy of Ayn Rand has had a role equal or greater than that of Milton Friedman or F.A. Hayek in shaping the contemporary neo-liberal consensus. Its impact was powerful on architects of Reaganomics such as Alan Greenspan, former Director

ISBN: 9781474297707

Binding: Paperback


Authentic Happiness

by Martin Seligman

"From the author of the international bestseller, <i>Learned Optimism</i>, comes a ground-breaking look at the nature of happiness and how everyone has the power to inject real joy into their lives. Martin E. Seligman is the international ...

ISBN: 9781740511087

Binding: Paperback


Badiou Reframed: Interpreting Key Thinkers for the Arts

by Alex Ling

ISBN: 9781780762609

Binding: Paperback


Batman and Philosophy

The Dark Knight of the Soul

by William Irwin

Why doesn't Batman just kill the Joker and end everyone's misery?<br /> <br /> Can we hold the Joker morally responsible for his actions?<br /> <br /> Is Batman better than Superman?<br /> <br /> If everyone followed Batman's example,<br /> <br ...

ISBN: 9780470270301

Binding: Paperback


Batman, Superman, and Philosophy

Badass or Boyscout?

by Nicolas Michaud

<p>Batman or Superman? Which of these heroic figures is morally superior? Which is more dramatically effective? Which is more democratic? Which shows us the better way to fight crime? In&nbsp;<i>Batman, Superman, and Philosophy</i>, 26 ...

ISBN: 9780812699180

Binding: Paperback


Baudrillard Reframed: Interpreting Key Thinkers for the Arts

by Kim Toffoletti

ISBN: 9781845116781

Binding: Paperback


Be Happy

170 Ways to Transform Your Day

by Patrick Lindsay

Patrick Lindsay reminds us that all power is in the present moment. Even small changes today can have an immediate, transformative impact on your life - and you are the vehicle for this change. Be Happy draws together timeless wisdom and ...

ISBN: 9781740669634

Binding: Hardback


Before Tomorrow - Epigenesis and Rationality

by Catherine Malabou

Is contemporary continental philosophy making a break with Kant? The structures of knowledge, taken for granted since Kant s Critique of Pure Reason, are now being called into question: the finitude of the subject, the phenomenal given, a priori

ISBN: 9780745691510

Binding: Paperback


Beginning of Knowledge

by Hans-Georg Gadamer

<i>The Beginning of Knowledge</i> brings together almost all of Gadamer's essays on the Presocratics. In each of the essays Gadamer discusses the origins of knowledge in the western philosophical tradition. Beginning with a hermeneutical and ...

ISBN: 9781474294331

Binding: Paperback


Being and Event

by Alain Badiou

Since the book's first publication in 1988, Alain Badiou's Being and Event has established itself of one of the most important and controversial works in contemporary philosophy and its author as one of the most influential thinkers of our time.

ISBN: 9781472511065

Binding: Paperback


Being and Time

by Martin Heidegger

A knowledge of Heidegger's <i>Sein und Zeit</i> is essential for anyone who wishes to understand a great deal of recent continental work in theology as well as philosophy. Yet until this translation first appeared in 1962, this fundamental work ...

ISBN: 9780631197706

Binding: Paperback



by Daniel E. Flage

Irish philosopher George Bishop Berkeley was one of the greatest philosophers of the early modern period. Along with David Hume and John Locke he is considered one of the fathers of British Empiricism. Berkeley is a clear, concise, and ...

ISBN: 9780745656342

Binding: Paperback


Between Naturalism and Religion

by Jurgen Habermas

Two countervailing trends mark the intellectual tenor of our age ? the spread of naturalistic worldviews and religious orthodoxies. Advances in biogenetics, brain research, and robotics are clearing the way for the penetration of an objective ...

ISBN: 9780745638256

Binding: Paperback