Philosophy - General

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Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry I...

Matthew B. Crawford

Shop Class as Soulcraft brings alive an experience that was once quite common but now seems to be receding from society — the experience of making and fixing things with our hands. Those of us who sit in an office often feel a lack ...

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Published: May 2009

Status Anxiety

Alain De Botton

Alain de Botton turns his attention to the concept of status: what it is, why we need it, what we will do to get it. In his usual quirky and entertaining--but intelligent and provocative--fashion, de Botton finds insight in some unusu...

Unabridged CD
Published: Jun 2006

Gift from the Sea: 50th Anniversary E...

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Over a quarter of a century after its first publication, the great and simple wisdom in this book continues to influence women's lives.brFrom the Hardcover edition.

Unabridged CD
Published: Feb 2005

Status Anxiety

Alain De Botton

Alain de Botton turns his attention to the concept of status: what it is, why we need it, what we will do to get it. In his usual quirky and entertaining--but intelligent and provocative--fashion, de Botton finds insight in some unusu...

Unabridged MP3-CD
Published: Jul 2006

Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry I...

Matthew B. Crawford

Shop Class as Soulcraft brings alive an experience that was once quite common but now seems to be receding from society — the experience of making and fixing things with our hands. Those of us who sit in an office often feel a lack ...

Unabridged CD
Published: May 2009

Hegel in 90 Minutes (Philosophers in ...

Paul Strathern

In Hegel in 90 Minutes, Paul Strathern offers a concise, expert account of Hegel's life and ideas, and explains their influence on man's struggle to understand his existence in the world. The book also includes selections from Hegel's...

Unabridged CD
Published: Nov 2006

When You Come to a Fork in the Road, ...

Yogi Berra

Everyone knows Yogi Berra for his famous non sequiturs : "It ain't over 'til it's over." "It gets late early out here." "The future ain't what it used to be." They seem like throwaway lines, but over tim...

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Published: Mar 2001

Watchmen and Philosophy: A Rorschach ...

William Irwin

Alan Moore's Watchmen is set in 1985 and chronicles the alternative history of the United States where the US edges dangerously closer to nuclear war with the Soviet Union. Within this world exists a group of crime busters, who don el...

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Published: Feb 2009

Aristotle in 90 Minutes (Philosophers...

Paul Strathern

Aristotle wrote on everything from the shape of seashells to sterility, from speculations on the nature of the soul to meteorology, poetry, art, and even the interpretation of dreams. Apart from mathematics, he transformed every field...

Unabridged CD
Published: Oct 2003

Buddhism: A Beginner's Guide to Inner...

Jack Kornfield

Why are so many contemporary westerners drawn to Buddhist philosophy? Because it offers a practical means to achieving the inner peace, fulfilment, and happiness that we all want. Buddhism: A Beginner's Guide to Inner Peace and Fulfil...

Unabridged CD
Published: Aug 2010

For the New Intellectual

Ayn Rand

One of the most controversial figures on the intellectual scene, Ayn Rand was the proponent of a moral philosophy of rational self-interest that stands in sharp opposition to the ethics of altruism and self-sacrifice. Her unique philo...

Unabridged CD
Published: Dec 2010

Intuition Pumps and Other Tools for T...

Daniel C. Dennett

"A philosopher of rare originality, rigor, and wit." — Jim Holt, Wall Street Journal Over a storied career, Daniel C. Dennett has engaged questions about science and the workings of the mind. His answers have combined rigo...

Unabridged CD
Published: May 2013

Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson (First ...

Ralph Waldo Emerson

[Read by Jeff Riggenbach] Here in one volume are both the Essays: First Series and Essays: Second Series from one of the most influential philosophers in American history. Although Ralph Waldo Emerson, perhaps America's most famous ph...

Unabridged CD
Published: Jan 2012

The Wisdom of the Myths: How Greek My...

Luc Ferry

More than 100,000 copies sold in FranceA fascinating new journey through Greek mythology that explains the myths' timeless lessons and meaningHeroes, gods, and mortals. The Greek myths are the founding narratives of Western civilizati...

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Published: Jan 2014

On Truth

Harry G. Frankfurt

Having outlined a theory of bullshit and falsehood, Harry G. Frankfurt turns to what lies beyond them: the truth, a concept not as obvious as some might expect.Our culture's devotion to bullshit may seem much stronger than our appare...

Unabridged CD
Published: Oct 2006

John Dewey: The United States (1859-1...

Charleton Heston

John Dewey was America’s most influential philosopher. He wanted philosophy to rise above old tired disputes to address new, more vital questions and problems. Dewey’s views are known as "pragmatism," which emphasizes action and r...

Abridged CD
Published: Apr 2006

The Tao of Pooh

Benjamin Hoff

Winnie-the-Pooh has a certain Way about him, a way of doing things that has made him the world's most beloved bear. In The Tao of Pooh, Benjamin Hoff shows that Pooh's Way is amazingly consistent with the principles of living envision...

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Published: Jan 2012

Fundamental Principles of the Metaphy...

Immanuel Kant

Immanuel Kant's Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysics of Morals, first published in 1785, lays out Kant's essential philosophy and defines the concepts and arguments that would shape his later work. Central to Kant's doctrine is t...

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Published: Apr 2011

Postmodernism: A Graphic Guide to Cut...

Richard Appiananesi

What connects Marliyn Monroe, Disneyworld, "The Satanic Verses" and cyber space? Answer: Postmodernism. But what exactly is postmodernism? This graphic guide explains clearly the maddeningly enigmatic concept that has been used to def...

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Published: Sep 2008

Understanding the Dreams You Dream Re...

Ira Milligan

For those who have ever had a dream in which they think God was speaking to them, this practical guide, written from the Christian perspective, helps readers understand the symbolic language of dreams.

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Published: Jan 2005

Philosophy: Who Needs It

Ayn Rand

Who needs philosophy? Ayn Rand's answer: Everyone. This collection of essays was the last work planned by Ayn Rand before her death in 1982. In it, she summarizes her view of philosophy and deals with a broad spectrum of topics. Acco...

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Published: Nov 1984

The Consolations of Philosophy

Alain De Botton

Alain de Botton has performed a stunning feat: he has transformed arcane philosophy into something accessible and entertaining, useful and kind. Drawing on the work of six of the world's most brilliant thinkers, de Botton has arranged...

Unabridged CD
Published: Jun 2006

What the Future of Humanity Could Be!...

The Aquarian Team The Aquarian Team

Do you wonder where the world is going? Do you feel like the only stability left is change? Why are we here, and where do we go from here? In this book, we explore key aspects such as politics, economy, education, art, nature, the rol...

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Published: Nov 2012

Do You Think What You Think You Think...

Julian Baggini

Explore the gray areas in your gray matter?philosophical brainteasers from the bestselling author of The Pig That Wants to Be Eaten Is your brain ready for a thorough philosophical health check? The author of the international bestsel...

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Published: Sep 2007

The Big Lebowski and Philosophy: Keep...

William Irwin

Celebrate the Dude with an abiding look at the philosophy behind The Big LebowskiIs the Dude a bowling-loving stoner or a philosophical genius living the good life? Naturally, it's the latter, and The Big Lebowski and Philosophy expla...

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Published: May 2012

Democracy: An American Novel

Henry Adams

An instant bestseller when first published in 1880, Democracy is the quintessential American political novel. At its heart is Madeleine Lee, a young widow who comes to Washington, D.C., to understand the workings of power. Pursued by ...

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Published: Jul 2003

Six Great Ideas

Mortimer Jerome Adler

This enlightening study is the result of group discussions at Dr. Adler's annual seminar in Aspen, Colorado, and conversations between Dr. Adler and Bill moyers filmed for public television. 6 cassettes.

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Published: Dec 1997

Planning Into Excellence

Dr Tadesse a. Alemayehu Mba

Why need Planning Into Excellence? Because Excellence: - goes beyond difficulties - goes beyond impossibilities-resolves problems and puzzles-burns the gates of Ignorance-takes you to a new level of consciousness and ideaPlanning Into...

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Published: Mar 2016

Plato: Meno and Phaedo (Cambridge Tex...

Long Alex

Plato's Meno and Phaedo are two of the most important works of ancient western philosophy and continue to be studied around the world. The Meno is a seminal work of epistemology. The Phaedo is a key source for Platonic metaphysics and...

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Published: Oct 2010

As a Man Thinketh

James Allen

2018 Reprint of the 1913 Edition. As a Man Thinketh was first published in 1903. In it, Allen describes how man is the creator and shaper of his destiny by the thoughts which he thinks. We rise and fall in exact accordance with the ch...

Paperback
Published: Feb 2017
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