379 books (19 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

$19.99

50 Ethics Ideas You Really Need to Know

by Ben Dupre

ISBN: 9781780878270

Binding: Hardback

$24.99

50 Philosophy Classics

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

by Tom Butler-Bowdon

ISBN: 9781473655423

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

50 Philosophy Ideas You Really Need to Know

by Ben Dupre

ISBN: 9781848667358

Binding: Hardback

$24.99

A Commentary on Plato's Meno

by Jacob Klein

ISBN: 9780807873984

Binding: Paperback

$47.99

A Common Humanity: Thinking About Love, & Truth& Justice

by Raimond Gaita

Our sense of the preciousness of other people is connected with their power to affect us in ways we cannot fathom and in ways against which we can protect ourselves only at the cost of becoming shallow. There is nothing reasonable in the fact ...

ISBN: 9781876485412

Binding: Paperback

$24.95

A Curiosity of Doubts: Penguin Special

by T. L. Uglow

While society generally espouses the value of logic and certainty, we grow because we doubt. Humans have not spent millennia traversing oceans and experimenting with explosives because of confidence in their beliefs. Culture and science are ...

ISBN: 9780143782520

Binding: Paperback

$9.99

A Field Guide To Getting Lost

by Rebecca Solnit

Solnit's revelatory modern classic exploring philosophy, history, art and metaphysics ...

ISBN: 9781786890511

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

A Guide to the Good Life

The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy

by William B. Irvine

ISBN: 9780195374612

Binding: Hardback

$31.95

A Meaning to Life

by Michael Ruse

Does human life have any meaning? Does the question even make sense today? For centuries, the question of the meaning or purpose of human life was assumed by scholars and theologians to have a religious answer: life has meaning because humans ...

ISBN: 9780190933227

Binding: Hardback

$33.95

A New History of Western Philosophy

by Anthony Kenny

This book is no less than a guide to the whole of Western philosophy--the ideas that have undergirded our civilization for two-and-a-half thousand years. Anthony Kenny tells the story of philosophy from ancient Greece through the Middle Ages and

ISBN: 9780199656493

Binding: Paperback

$44.95

A New Philosophy of Society

Assemblage Theory and Social Complexity

by Manuel DeLanda

In <i>A New Philosophy of Society</i> Manuel DeLanda offers a fascinating look at how the contemporary world is characterized by an extraordinary social complexity. Since most social entities, from small communities to <br>large nation-states ...

ISBN: 9781350096738

Binding: Paperback

$39.99

A Philosophical Commentary on the Politics of Aristotle

by Peter L. Phillips Simpson

ISBN: 9780807853573

Binding: Paperback

$89.00

A Practical Guide to Philosophy for Everyday Life

See the Bigger Picture

by Trevor Curnow

An Introducing Practical Guide to how philosophy can be used in everyday life. ...

ISBN: 9781785783258

Binding: Paperback

$12.99

A Short History Of Decay

by E. M. Cioran

'The fanatic is incorruptible- if he kills for an idea, he can just as well get himself killed for one; in either case, tyrant or martyr, he is a monster.' <BR><BR><i>A Short History of Decay </i>(1949) is E. M. Cioran's nihilistic and witty ...

ISBN: 9780241343463

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

A Short History of Truth

Consolations for a Post-Truth World

by Julian Baggini

ISBN: 9781786488886

Binding: Hardback

$19.99

A Short History of Truth

Consolations for a Post-Truth World

by Julian Baggini

ISBN: 9781786488893

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Adorno

A Biography

by Stefan Müller-Doohm

'Even the biographical individual is a social category', wrote Adorno. ?It can only be defined in a living context together with others.? In this major new biography, Stefan Müller-Doohm turns this maxim back on Adorno himself and provides a ...

ISBN: 9780745631097

Binding: Paperback

$48.95

Aesthetics

by Theodor W. Adorno

<p>This volume of lectures on aesthetics, given by Adorno in the winter semester of 1958&ndash;9, formed the foundation for his later <i>Aesthetic Theory</i>, widely regarded as one of his greatest works. </p> <p>The lectures cover a wide range ...

ISBN: 9780745679402

Binding: Paperback

$39.95

Aging Thoughtfully

Conversations about Retirement, Romance, Wrinkles, and Regret

by Martha C. Nussbaum

We all age differently, but we can learn from shared experiences and insights. The conversations, or paired essays, in&nbsp;Aging Thoughtfully combine a philosopher's approach with a lawyer-economist's.Here are ideas about when to retire, how to

ISBN: 9780190600235

Binding: Hardback

$39.95