1146 books (58 pages) in this category

101 Dilemmas for the Armchair Philosopher

by Eric Chaline

In a democracy, should everyone - absolutely everyone - get a vote? Does it really matter if tigers become extinct? Why does murder carry a heavier penalty than attempted murder? If you don't like the socks your grandma gives you for Christmas, ...

ISBN: 9780857625069

Binding: Hardback


30-Second Philosophies

The 50 most thought-provoking philosophies, each explained in half a minute

by Barry Loewer

A fascinating guide to the main ideas and influential thinkers in the world of philosophy. ...

ISBN: 9781742661773

Binding: Hardback


50 Philosophy Classics

Thinking, Being, Acting Seeing - Profound Insights and Powerful Thinking from Fifty Key Books

by Tom Butler-Bowdon

ISBN: 9781473655423

Binding: Paperback


50 Philosophy Ideas You Really Need to Know

by Ben Dupre

ISBN: 9781848667358

Binding: Hardback


A Beginner's Guide to Nietzsche's Beyond Good and Evil

by Gareth Southwell

A concise and very readable summary of Nietzsche's <i>Beyond Good and Evil</i>, geared toward students embarking on their studies and general readers. It is an ideal companion for those new to the study of this challenging and often ...

ISBN: 9781405160049

Binding: Hardback


A Biography of Ordinary Man

On Authorities and Minorities

by François Laruelle

<p>This book is a foundational text for our understanding of François Laruelle, one of France's leading thinkers, whose ideas have emerged as an important touchstone for contemporary theoretical discussions across multiple disciplines. <br /><br

ISBN: 9781509509966

Binding: Paperback


A Brief History of Liberty

by David Schmidtz

Through a fusion of philosophical, social scientific, and historical methods, <i>A Brief History of Liberty</i> provides a comprehensive, philosophically-informed portrait of the elusive nature of one of our most cherished ideals. ...

ISBN: 9781405170796

Binding: Paperback


A Brief History of the Soul

by Stewart Goetz

This book is a clear and concise history of the soul in western philosophy, from Plato to cutting-edge contemporary work in philosophy of mind. <ul> <li>Packed with arguments for and against a range of different, historically significant ...

ISBN: 9781405196321

Binding: Paperback


A Cabinet of Philosophical Curiosities

A Collection of Puzzles, Oddities, Riddles and Dilemmas

by Roy Sorensen

An entertaining miscellany of logical curiosities - from anecdotes and proofs to puzzles and puns - found outside the classroom. ...

ISBN: 9781846685224

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Ancient Philosophy

by Mary Louise Gill

<i>A Companion to Ancient Philosophy</i> provides a comprehensive and current overview of the history of ancient Greek and Roman philosophy from its origins until late antiquity. <ul> <li>Comprises an extensive collection of original essays, ...

ISBN: 9781405188340

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Applied Philosophy

by Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen

<p>Applied philosophy has been a growing area of research for the last 40 years. Until now, however, almost all of this research has been centered around the field of ethics. <i>A Companion to Applied Philosophy </i>breaks new ground, ...

ISBN: 9781118869130

Binding: Hardback


A Companion to Aristotle

by Georgios Anagnostopoulos

<i>The Blackwell Companion to Aristotle</i> provides in-depth studies of the main themes of Aristotle's thought, from art to zoology. <ul type="disc"> <li>The most comprehensive single volume survey of the life and work of ...

ISBN: 9781118592434

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Bioethics

by Helga Kuhse

This second edition of <i>A Companion to Bioethics,</i> fully revised and updated to reflect the current issues and developments in the field, covers all the material that the reader needs to thoroughly grasp the ideas and debates involved in ...

ISBN: 9781444350845

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Contemporary Political Philosophy

by Robert E. Goodin

This new edition of <i>A Companion to Contemporary Political Philosophy</i> has been extended significantly to include 55 chapters across two volumes written by some of today's most distinguished scholars.<br /> <ul> <li>New contributors include

ISBN: 9781444350876

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Continental Philosophy

by Simon Critchley

Covering the complete development of post-Kantian Continental philosophy, this volume serves as an essential reference work for philosophers and those engaged in the many disciplines that are integrally related to Continental and European ...

ISBN: 9780631190134

Binding: Hardback


A Companion to Environmental Philosophy

by Dale Jamieson

<i>A Companion to Environmental Philosophy</i> is a pioneering work in the burgeoning field of environmental philosophy. This ground-breaking volume contains thirty-six original articles exemplifying the rich diversity of scholarship in this ...

ISBN: 9781405106597

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Experimental Philosophy

by Justin Sytsma

<p>This is a comprehensive collection of essays that explores cutting-edge work in experimental philosophy, a radical new movement that applies quantitative and empirical methods to traditional topics of philosophical ...

ISBN: 9781118661703

Binding: Hardback


A Companion to Heidegger

by Hubert L. Dreyfus

The <i>Blackwell Companion to Heidegger</i> is a complete guide to the work and thought of Martin Heidegger, one of the most influential philosophers of the twentieth century. <br /> <ul> <li style="list-style: none"><br /> </li> <li>Considers ...

ISBN: 9781405163668

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Hume

by Elizabeth S. Radcliffe

Comprised of twenty-nine specially commissioned essays, <i>A Companion to Hume</i> examines the depth of the philosophies and influence of one of history's most remarkable thinkers. <ul> <li>Demonstrates the range of Hume's work and illuminates

ISBN: 9781444337860

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to Philosophy of Law and Legal Theory

by Dennis Patterson

The articles in this new edition of <i>A Companion to Philosophy of Law and Legal Theory</i> have been updated throughout, and the addition of ten new articles ensures that the volume continues to offer the most up-to-date coverage of  current ...

ISBN: 9781405170062

Binding: Hardback