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The Kindness of Strangers: How a Selfish Ape Invented a New Moral Code
Michael E. McCullough
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Why do we give a damn about strangers?


Hate Speech
Caitlin Ring Carlson
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"An Essential Knowledge book on hate speech"--


A Philosopher Looks at Work
Raymond Geuss
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Is work as we know it disappearing? And if so why should we care? These and other questions are explored by Raymond Geuss in this compact but sweeping survey which integrates conceptual analysis, historical reflection, autobiography and social commentary.


The Act of Living: What the Great Psychologists Can Teach Us About Surviving Discontent in an Age of Anxiety
Frank Tallis
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An highly original account of psychology through the discipline's great practitioners ( Freud, Jung etc) and their thoughts. It functions both as narrative and by extension a sophisticated self-help book. To be compared with Sarah Bakewell's How to Live and Alain de Botton's The Consolations of Philosophy


The Prophet and Other Writings
Kahlil Gibran, Angelo John Lewis
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This edition of this definitive work is now available as a highly designed paperback with flaps with a new introduction by Angelo John Lewis. Part of the Knickerbocker Classics series, a modern design makes this timeless book a perfect travel companion. Published in 1923, Kahlil Gibran's most famous ...


The Dawkins Delusion?
Alister McGrath, Joanna Collicutt McGrath
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Richard Dawkins' "God Delusion" is the bestselling book. This suggests that its arguments are influencing popular culture, and are thus likely to be widely encountered by church leaders and members. This work condenses Dawkins' often rambling arguments into succinct form, and provides responses from a Christian perspective.


The Mobile Philosopher: Pigeons Bearing Bad News: Switch off your phone, turn on your brain
Will Bynoe
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With a light touch, Logic and Monsters distils complex philosophical thought from the ancient world to the present day into a collection of fascinating arguments on unicorns, sugar lumps, perforated socks and other puzzling objects.


The Ego and His Own: The Case of the Individual Against Authority
Max Stirner
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This prophetic 1844 work challenges the very notion of a common good as the driving force of civilization. It offers burning indictments of philosophers, Christianity, monarchism, and the bourgeois state.


The Ethics
Benedict de Spinoza
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In this attempt to apply Euclid's methods to philosophy, Spinoza develops a deductive system based on his conception of existence as a vast unity and on psychological insights of great depth.


Thus Spake Zarathustra
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
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The author uses the ancient Persian religious leader, Zarathustra (or Zoroaster) to voice his own views, including the introduction of the controversial doctrine of the "▄bermensch" or "superman."


Introducing Existentialism: A Graphic Guide
Richard Appignanesi, Oscar Zarate
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An erudite investigation of the philosophical and cultural movement that prioritises individual experience.


Kierkegaard and the Paradox of Religious Diversity
George B. Connell
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S°ren Kierkegaard (1813-1855) famously critiqued Christendom -- especially the religious monoculture of his native Denmark. But what would he make of the dizzying diversity of religious life today? In this book George Connell uses Kierkegaard's thought to explore pressing questions that contemporary ...


Theory and Practice of the Mandala
Giuseppe Tucci
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This intriguing, thought-provoking study examines the mandala's doctrinal basis, its use as a means of reintegration, its symbolism, and other aspects of its expression of the infinite possibilities of the subconscious.


The Prophet
Kahlil Gibran
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One of the greatest poetic masterpieces, a perennial bestseller, in an elegant gift edition


A Brief Guide to Philosophical Classics: From Plato to Winnie the Pooh
James M. Russell
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A brief introduction to seventy-six of the most thought provoking books in history and how they can help us in our everyday lives. Philosophy without the boring bits.


How to Teach Philosophy to Your Dog: A Quirky Introduction to the Big Questions in Philosophy
Anthony McGowan
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Your best friend deserves to know the secrets of how to live a good life, too


Bela Tarr, the Time After
Jacques Ranciere
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From Almanac of Fall (1984) to The Turin Horse (2011), renowned Hungarian filmmaker Bela Tarr has followed the collapse of the communist promise. The "time after" is the time when we are less interested in histories and their successes or failures than we are in the delicate fabric of time from which they are carved.


Drawn from Life: Selected Essays of Michel de Montaigne: 2016
Michel de Montaigne
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The essays of Michel Eyquem de Montaigne, the 16th-century French philosopher, are an obvious addition to the Notting Hill Editions 'Classic Collection' due to the masterful balance of intellectual knowledge and personal story-telling conveyed in his writing. He popularised the genre of the essay form, ...


The Analects
Confucius
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Charred Root of Meaning: Continuity, Transgression, and the Other in Christian Tradition
Philipp W. Rosemann
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Ecologists tell us that periodic wildfires, though devastating, are necessary to the rhythm of nature. The death of the old allows something new to grow, sometimes straight back from the charred roots. Christian tradition functions much the same way, says Philipp Rosemann. In this book he examines how ...

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