373 books (19 pages) in this category

For a Critique of the Political Economy of the Sign

by Jean Baudrillard

What if the problems of modern society don't come from production, but rather consumption and the system of cultural signs? In this classic work from the defining intellectual of the postmodern, Jean Baudrillard, <i>For a Critique of the ...

ISBN: 9781788734837

Binding: Paperback


Foucault - The Key Ideas

Foucault on philosophy, power, and the sociology of knowledge: a concise introduction

by Paul Oliver

ISBN: 9781444102239

Binding: Paperback


From Field to Fork

Food Ethics for Everyone

by Paul B. Thompson

ISBN: 9780199391691

Binding: Paperback


Future Politics

Living Together in a World Transformed by Tech

by Jamie Susskind

Future Politics confronts one of the most important questions of our time: how will digital technology transform politics and society? Jamie Susskind argues that rapid and relentless innovation in a range of technologies - from artificial ...

ISBN: 9780198825616

Binding: Hardback


Get Happy!

Lessons in lasting happiness

by Anthony Gunn

ISBN: 9781743790069

Binding: Hardback


Get Smart: Philosophy

The Big Ideas You Should Know

by Marcus Weeks

ISBN: 9781786485878

Binding: Hardback


Godel, Escher, Bach

An Eternal Golden Braid

by Douglas Hofstadter

ISBN: 9780465026562

Binding: Paperback


Godless Morality

Keeping Religion Out of Ethics

by Richard Holloway

A fascinating exploration of human morality from the <i>Sunday Times</i> bestselling author of <i>Waiting for the Last Bus</i> and <i>Leaving Alexandria</i>. ...

ISBN: 9781786893918

Binding: Paperback


Good Sport

Why Our Games Matter - And How Doping Undermines Them

by Thomas H. Murray

Why are fibreglass vaulting poles and hinged skates accepted in sport - while performance-enhancing drugs are forbidden? Are the rules that forbid them arbitrary? Should we level the playing field by allowing all competitors to use drugs that ...

ISBN: 9780190687984

Binding: Hardback



by Plato .

Gorgias is about the struggle to overcome the temptations of worldly success and to concentrate on genuine morality. Platio attempts to establish that only morality can bring a person true happiness: this is one of his most widely read dialogues

ISBN: 9780199540327

Binding: Paperback


Grand Hotel Abyss: The Lives of the Frankfurt School

by Stuart Jeffries

ISBN: 9781784785697

Binding: Paperback


Great Ideas

by Seneca

The Stoic writings of the philosopher Seneca offer powerful insights into the art of living and the importance of reason and morality, and continue to provide profound guidance to many through their eloquence, lucidity and timeless wisdom. ...

ISBN: 9780141018812

Binding: Paperback


Great Ideas

by Plato

Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged, provoked and comforted. They ...

ISBN: 9780141023847

Binding: Paperback


Great Thinkers

by The School of Life

ISBN: 9780993538704

Binding: Hardback


Heidegger and a Hippo Walk Through Those Pearly Gates

by Daniel Klein

Featuring Freud! Groucho Marx! Socrates! Lily Tomlin! Kierkegaard! Buddha! New Yorker cartoonists! Zombies! And of course, Heidegger! <br><br>Thomas Cathcart and Daniel Klein first made a name for themselves with the outrageously funny New York ...

ISBN: 9781925603347

Binding: Paperback


Heidegger and the Global Age

by Antonio Cerella

ISBN: 9781786602312

Binding: Paperback


Heidegger's Life and Thought: A Tarnished Legacy

by Mahon O'Brien

ISBN: 9781786613837

Binding: Paperback


Hesiod And Theognis

by Hesiod;Theognis

Together the poetry of Hesiod and Theognis offers a superb introduction to the life and thought of ancient Greece. Hesiod's Theogoney (c. 725 BCE) is a powerful creation myth- an epic, bloody tale of dark forces, sex and violence, tracing the ...

ISBN: 9780140442830

Binding: Paperback


History Of Sexuality: Volume 1: Popular Penguins, The

by Michel Foucault

Michel Foucault's <i>The Will to Knowledge</i> is the first part of his influential trilogy of books on the history of sexuality. He argues that the recent explosion of discussion about sex in the West means that, far from being liberated, we ...

ISBN: 9780141037646

Binding: Paperback


Homo Interpretans: Towards a Transformation of Hermeneutics

by Johann Michel

ISBN: 9781786608833

Binding: Paperback