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  • The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli
    The Prince (English, Paperback) Niccolo Machiavelli

    HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics.

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  • Free Will by Sam Harris
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  • The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli
    The Prince (English, Hardback) Niccolo Machiavelli, Tim Parks

    How can a leader be strong and decisive, yet still inspire loyalty in his followers? When is it necessary to break the rules? Is it better to be feared than loved? Examining regimes and their rulers the world over and throughout history, from Roman Emperors to renaissance Popes, the author answers all these questions.

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  • Anti-Oedipus by Gilles Deleuze
    Anti-Oedipus (English, Paperback) Gilles Deleuze, Felix Guattari

    "First published in the United States of America by The Viking Press 1977"--T.p. verso.

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  • Psychopolitics by Byung-Chul Han
    Psychopolitics (English, Paperback) Byung-Chul Han

    Exploring how neoliberalism has discovered the productive force of the psyche

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  • Fools, Frauds and Firebrands by Roger Scruton
    Fools, Frauds and Firebrands (English, Paperback) Roger Scruton

    What does the Left look like today and how has it evolved? Is there any foundation for resistance to its agenda without religious faith?

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  • The Prince: The Original Classic by Niccolo Machiavelli
    The Prince: The Original Classic (English, Hardback) Niccolo Machiavelli

    With simple prose and straightforward logic, this book offers lessons for managers and business leaders. It is suitable reading for anyone in the realm of business or politics.

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  • The Open Society and Its Enemies by Sir Karl Popper
    The Open Society and Its Enemies (English, Paperback) Sir Karl Popper

    `If in this book harsh words are spoken about some of the greatest among the intellectual leaders of mankind, my motive is not, I hope, to belittle them. It springs rather from my conviction that, if our civilization is to survive, we must break with the habit of deference to great men.'...

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  • What Money Can't Buy by Michael Sandel
    What Money Can't Buy (English, Paperback) Michael Sandel

    Should we financially reward children for good marks? Is it ethical to pay people to donate organs? What about hiring mercenaries to fight our wars, outsourcing inmates to for-profit prisons or selling citizenship? In this title, the author asks: Isn't there something wrong with a world in which everything is for sale?

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  • A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Vintage Feminism Short Edition) by Mary Wollstonecraft
    A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Vintage Feminism Short Edition) (English, Paperback) Mary Wollstonecraft

    Vintage Feminism: classic feminist texts in short formWITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ZOE WILLIAMS The term feminism did not yet exist when Mary Wollstonecraft wrote this book, but it was the first great piece of feminist writing.

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  • The Art of War by Sunzi
    The Art of War (English, Paperback) Sunzi, C. C. Tsai

    Previously published in 1994 under title: Sunzi speaks.

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  • Theory and Methods in Political Science by Vivien Lowndes
    Theory and Methods in Political Science (English, Paperback) Vivien Lowndes

    Integrating guides to further reading and clear examples of how research methods can be applied, it enables readers to feel confident about taking their study of politics forward. An ideal foundation for study and research in political science, this textbook will be essential to students at any stage of their degree.

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  • Inventing the Future by Nick Srnicek
    Inventing the Future (English, Paperback) Nick Srnicek

    A major new manifesto for a high-tech future, free from work

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  • Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes
    Leviathan (English, Paperback) Thomas Hobbes

    In Leviathan, Hobbes presents us with a portrait of politics which depicts how a state that is made up of the unified body of all its citizens will be powerful, fruitful, protective of each of its members, and - above all - free from internal violence

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  • The Silence of Animals by John Gray
    The Silence of Animals (Paperback) John Gray

    Why do humans seek meaning to life? How do our imaginations leap into worlds so far beyond our actual reality? This book explores how we decorate our existence with countless fictions, twisting and turning to avoid acknowledging that we too are animals.

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  • Down Girl by Kate Manne
    Down Girl (English, Hardback) Kate Manne

    Down Girl is an exploration of misogyny in public life and politics. Kate Manne argues that misogyny should not be understood primarily in terms of the hatred or hostility some men feel toward all or most women. Rather, it's primarily about controlling, policing, punishing, and exiling the "bad" women who challenge male dominance. And it's compatible with rewarding "the good ones," and singling...

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  • Malign Velocities by Benjamin Noys
    Malign Velocities (English, Paperback) Benjamin Noys

    Against the need for speed, Malign Velocities tracks acceleration as the symptom of the ongoing crises of capitalism.

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  • Eroticism by Georges Bataille
    Eroticism (English, Paperback) Georges Bataille

    Linking the underlying sexual basis of religion to death, this title offers an array of insights into incest, prostitution, marriage, murder, sadism, sacrifice and violence, as well as includes comments on Freud, Sade and Saint Theresa.

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  • As If by Kwame Anthony Appiah
    As If (English, Hardback) Kwame Anthony Appiah

    Idealization is a basic feature of human thought. We proceed as if our representations were true, while knowing they are not. Kwame Anthony Appiah defends the centrality of the imagination in science, morality, and everyday life and shows that our best chance for accessing reality is to open our minds to a plurality of idealized depictions.

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  • Why Marx Was Right by Terry Eagleton
    Why Marx Was Right (English, Paperback) Terry Eagleton

    In this combative, controversial book, Terry Eagleton takes issue with the prejudice that Marxism is dead and done with. Taking ten of the most common objections to Marxism?that it leads to political tyranny, that it reduces everything to the economic, that it is a form of historical determinism, and so on?he demonstrates in each case what a woeful travesty of Marx's own thought these assumptions...

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