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  • Meditations
    Meditations (English, Hardback) Marcus Aurelius

    Offers a range of spiritual reflections and exercises developed as the leader struggled to understand himself and make sense of the universe. This book covers diverse topics such as the question of virtue, human rationality, the nature of the gods and emotions.

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  • In Praise Of Love
    In Praise Of Love (English, Paperback) Alain Badiou, Nicolas Truong

    The author takes on contemporary 'dating agency' conceptions of love that come complete with zero-risk insurance. He develops a new take on love that sees it as an adventure, and an opportunity for re-invention, in a constant exploration of otherness and difference that leads the individual out of an obsession with identity and self.

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  • Letters from a Stoic
    Letters from a Stoic (English, Hardback) Lucius Annaeus Seneca

    Selected from the Epistulae Morales ad Lucilium, this title presents a set of 'essays in disguise' from one of the insightful philosophers of the Silver Age of Roman literature.

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  • Beyond Good and Evil
    Beyond Good and Evil (English, Hardback) Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

    One of the most iconoclastic philosophers of all time, the author dramatically rejected notions of good and evil, truth and God. With wit and subversive energy, he demands that the individual impose their own 'will to power' upon the world. This book demonstrates that the world is steeped in false piety and infected with a 'slave morality'.

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  • Of Grammatology
    Of Grammatology (English, Paperback) Jacques Derrida

    One of contemporary criticism's most indispensable works, Of Grammatology is made even more accessible and usable by this new release.

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  • A Guide to the Good Life
    A Guide to the Good Life (English, Hardback) William B. Irvine

    Using the psychological insights and the practical techniques of the ancient Roman Stoics, Irvine offers a road map for anyone seeking to avoid the feelings of chronic dissatisfaction that plague so many.

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  • Materialism
    Materialism (English, Hardback) Terry Eagleton

    A brilliant introduction to the philosophical concept of materialism and its relevance to contemporary science and culture

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  • On the Shortness of Life
    On the Shortness of Life (English, Paperback) Lucius Annaeus 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.

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  • A New History of Western Philosophy
    A New History of Western Philosophy (English, Paperback) Anthony Kenny

    Sir Anthony Kenny presents a fascinating and authoritative new history of Western philosophy. Specially written for a broad popular readership, Kenny's lucid and stimulating history will become the definitive work for anyone interested in the people and ideas that shaped the course of Western thought.

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  • The Order of Sounds
    The Order of Sounds (Paperback) Francois J. Bonnet

    The subtlety, complexity, and variety of modes of hearing has meant that sound has rarely received the same philosophical attention as the visual. Bonnet draws on Foucault, Deleuze and Guattari, and Barthes to map out a 'sonorous archipelago'-a heterogeneous set of shifting sonic territories shaped by the vicissitudes of desire and discourse.

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  • Discourses, Fragments, Handbook
    Discourses, Fragments, Handbook (English, Paperback) Epictetus

    This is the only complete modern translation of Epictetus's Discourses, together with the Handbook and fragments. A major work of Stoic practical ethics, the Discourses teach that the basis of happiness is up to us. This accessible new translation is accompanied by a full introduction and thorough notes.

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  • The Prophet
    The Prophet (Paperback) Kahlil Gibran

    2015 Reprint of the 1923 Edition. Kahlil Gibran's masterpiece, "The Prophet", is one of the most beloved classics of our time. Published in 1923, it has been translated into more than twenty languages, and the American editions alone have sold more than nine million copies. "The Prophet" is a collection of poetic essays that are philosophical, spiritual, and, above all, inspirational. Gibran's...

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  • Meditations
    Meditations (English, Paperback) Marcus Aurelius

    A translation of one of the most important texts of Western philosophy.

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  • Fear and Trembling
    Fear and Trembling (English, Hardback) Soren Kierkegaard

    Includes detailed notes to complement the analysis of religion, and a chronology. The author expounds his personal view of religion through a discussion of the scene in Genesis in which Abraham prepares to sacrifice his son Isaac at God's command.

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  • Ubuntu Contributionism
    Ubuntu Contributionism (English, Paperback) Michael Tellinger $28.96
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  • The Nicomachean Ethics
    The Nicomachean Ethics (English, Paperback) Aristotle

    In the Nicomachean Ethics Aristotle examines the nature of happiness, which he defines as a specially good kind of life. He considers the nature of practical reasoning, friendship, and the role and importance of the moral virtues in the best life. This new edition features a revised translation and valuable new introduction and notes.

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  • Essays and Aphorisms
    Essays and Aphorisms (English, Hardback) Arthur Schopenhauer

    One of the philosophers of the nineteenth century, believed that human action is determined not by reason but by 'will' - the blind and irrational desire for physical existence. This title includes his writings on religion, ethics, politics, women, suicide, books and many other themes.

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  • European Intellectual History from Rousseau to Nietzsche
    European Intellectual History from Rousseau to Nietzsche (English, Paperback) Frank M. Turner

    One of the most distinguished cultural and intellectual historians of our time, Frank Turner taught a landmark Yale University lecture course on European intellectual history that drew scores of students over many years. His lectures?lucid, accessible, beautifully written, and delivered with a notable lack of jargon?distilled modern European history from the Enlightenment to the dawn of the...

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  • Meditations
    Meditations (English, Paperback) Marcus Aurelius

    Meditations is a series of personal writings by Marcus Aurelius, Roman Emperor 161?180 CE, setting forth his ideas on Stoic philosophy.Marcus Aurelius wrote the 12 books of the Meditations in Koine Greek as a source for his own guidance and self-improvement. It is possible that large portions of the work were written at Sirmium, where he spent much time planning military campaigns from 170 to 180....

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