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Introducing Kafka

Paperback, 03/11/2011, £6.99
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Unique graphic introductions to big ideas and thinkers, written by experts in the field.

Introducing Capitalism : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 02/04/2009, £7.99
£7.19
Capitalism has influenced everything in the 21st-century world. This work tells the story of its remarkable and often ruthless rise, evolving through strife and struggle as much as innovation and enterprise. Tracing capitalism from its beginning, it looks at its practical and theoretical impact.

Introducing Chaos : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 04/09/2008, £6.99
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Explains how chaos makes its presence felt in many varieties of event, from the fluctuation of animal populations to the ups and downs of the stock market. This book also examines the roots of chaos in modern mathematics and physics, and explores the relationship between chaos and complexity.

Introducing Critical Theory : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 02/04/2009, £6.99
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Offers a route through the tangled jungle of competing ideas and provides an essential historical context, situating these theories within tradition of critical analysis going back to the rise of Marxism. This book presents the essential methods and objectives of each theoretical school.

Introducing Feminism: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 06/05/2010, £6.99
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The term 'feminism' came into English usage around the 1890s, but women's conscious struggle to resist discrimination and sexist oppression goes much further back. This work surveys the major developments that have affected women's lives from the 17th century to the present day.

Introducing Epigenetics: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 07/04/2016, £7.99
£7.19
A brand new science title in the renowned graphic novel-style of the Introducing Graphic Guide series.

Introducing Game Theory: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 02/03/2017, £7.99
£7.19
A highly accessible, illustrated introduction to Game Theory, a concept that helps us understand everything from our social lives to global politics.

Introducing Wagner: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 07/03/2013, £6.99
£6.29
A fascinating graphic novel-style introduction to the classical composer everyone has heard of - and few truly understand

Introducing the Holocaust: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 02/05/2013, £6.99
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Introducing The Holocaust provides an introduction to the holocaust and how we see it.

Introducing Kierkegaard: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 02/05/2013, £6.99
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Brilliantly written and illustrated Graphic Guide to proto-existentialist and Eeyore of philosophy, Danish writer Soren Kierkegaard

Introducing Family Psychology

Paperback, 02/05/2013, £6.99
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A Practical Guide for parents and carers who want practical advice they can readily apply to difficult situations within the family unit

Imagine That - Football: The History of Football Rewritten

Paperback, 08/08/2013, £6.99
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A flight of imagination that explores the consequences of football history going just that little bit differently...

Imagine That - Music

Paperback, 08/08/2013, £6.99
£6.29
A flight of imagination that explores the consequences of music history going just that little bit differently...

Imagine That - Technology: The History of Technology Rewritten

Paperback, 08/08/2013, £6.99
£6.29
A flight of imagination that explores the consequences of the history of technology going just that little bit differently...

Imagine That - Film

Paperback, 08/08/2013, £6.99
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A flight of imagination that explores the consequences of film history going just that little bit differently...

Introducing Fascism: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 01/08/2013, £6.99
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A compact Introducing Graphic Guide that examines the origins of Fascism in the 19th century, and the path leading to the 'logic' of the Holocaust.

Introducing Anthropology : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 01/07/2010, £6.99
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Traces the evolution of anthropology from its genesis in Ancient Greece to its varied forms in contemporary times. This title examines the varieties of self-critical and postmodern anthropologies, and focuses on the leading question - of the impact of anthropology on non-Western cultures. It offers an invitation into anthropology.

Introducing Aristotle: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 02/09/2010, £6.99
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Aristotle's authority extended beyond his own lifetime to influence fundamentally Islamic philosophy and medieval scholasticism. This title takes the reader through various theories, ranging from the establishment of systematic logic to the earliest rules of science.

Introducing Consciousness: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 02/09/2010, £6.99
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A guide to the state of consciousness studies. It presents the history of the philosophical relation between mind and matter, and covers the scientific attempts to explain consciousness in terms of neural mechanisms, cerebral computation and quantum mechanics. It also introduces readers to zombies, ghosts in machines and Schrodinger's cat.

Introducing Machiavelli

Paperback, 02/06/2011, £6.99
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Illustrated guide to the crucial Italian philosopher and author of The Prince

Introducing Psychoanalysis : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 31/03/2011, £7.99
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INTRODUCING guide to the history and theory of still controversial 'speaking cure'.

Introducing Sartre: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 03/02/2011, £6.99
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INTRODUCING guide to the father of existentialism and one of 20th century philosophy's most famous characters.

Introducing Rousseau: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 02/06/2011, £6.99
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Illustrated guide to the crucial French philosopher who denied bring a philosopher at all

Introducing Melanie Klein : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 31/03/2011, £6.99
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INTRODUCING guide to the pioneering child psychoanalyst

Introducing Artificial Intelligence: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 03/05/2012, £6.99
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Unique graphic guide to the fascinating developments in AI and their philosophical implications

Introducing Walter Benjamin: A Graphic guide

Paperback, 06/03/2014, £6.99
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A Graphic Guide to Walter Benjamin, tracing his influence on modern aesthetics and cultural history as well as his particular focus on the tension between Marxism and Zionism, and between word and image in modern art.

Introducing Levi-Strauss: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 05/06/2014, £6.99
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An Introducing Graphic Guide to the father of modern anthropology.

Introducing Slavoj Zizek: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 01/09/2011, £6.99
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Slovenian philosophy Slavoj Zizek inspires dramatic headlines. But what does he really think?

Introducing Philosophy Of Science: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 01/09/2011, £6.99
£6.29
Unique graphic introductions to big ideas and thinkers, written by experts in the field.

Introducing Thatcherism: A Graphic guide

Paperback, 01/09/2011, £6.99
£6.29
Unique graphic introductions to big ideas and thinkers, written by experts in the field.

Introducing Bertrand Russell: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 03/11/2011, £7.99
£7.19
Unique graphic introductions to big ideas and thinkers, written by experts in the field.

Introducing Marx: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 06/09/2012, £7.99
£7.19
Compact INTRODUCING guide to the influential philosopher, sociologist and economist.

Introducing Jesus: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 06/09/2012, £6.99
£6.29
Compact INTRODUCING guide to Christianity's central figure.

Introducing the Freud Wars: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 06/09/2012, £6.99
£6.29
Compact INTRODUCING guide on the debates surrounding psychoanalysis's most contested figure.

Introducing Continental Philosophy: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 07/03/2013, £6.99
£6.29
Compact INTRODUCING guide to this commonly overlooked body of thought.

Introducing Joyce: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 02/02/2012, £6.99
£6.29
Introducing Joyce provides an introduction to the life and work of the great pioneer of modernism.

Introducing Statistics : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 03/09/2009, £6.99
£6.29
Statistics have given shape to the world we inhabit. Exploring the history, mathematics, philosophy and practical use of statistics, this book traces the rise of statistics from the ancient Babylonians, Egyptians and Chinese, to the censuses of Romans and the Greeks, and the modern emergence of the term itself in Europe.

Introducing Relativity : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 05/02/2009, £6.99
£6.29
It is more than a century since Einstein's theories of Special and General Relativity began to revolutionise our view of the universe. Beginning near the speed of light and proceeding to explorations of space-time and curved spaces, this work takes readers through the thought experiments that have given shape to contemporary physics.

Introducing Marxism : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 05/02/2009, £6.99
£6.29
Was Marx himself a 'Marxist'? Was his visionary promise of socialism betrayed by Marxist dictatorship? Is Marxism inevitably totalitarian? What did Marx really say? This book provides a fundamental account of Karl Marx's original philosophy, its roots in 19th century European ideology, and his radical economic and social criticism of capitalism.

Introducing Quantum Theory : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 06/09/2007, £7.99
£7.19
Quantum theory confronts us with bizarre paradoxes which contradict the logic of classical physics. This book takes us on a step-by-step tour with the key figures, including Planck, Einstein, Bohr, Heisenberg and Schrodinger.

Introductng Freud: A Graphic Guide to the Father of Psychoanalysis

Paperback, 06/09/2007, £6.99
£6.29
Demystifies the facts of Freud's discovery of psychoanalysis. This book tells the story of Freud's life and ideas from his upbringing in 19th-century Vienna, his early medical career and his encounter with cocaine, to the gradual evolution of his theories on the unconscious, dreams and sexuality.

Introducing Psychology a graphic guide to your mind and Behaviour

Paperback, 06/09/2007, £7.99
£7.19
What is psychology? When did it begin? Where did it come from? How does psychology compare with related subjects such as psychiatry and psychotherapy? To what extent is it scientific? This book aims to answer these questions and more, explaining the subject. It describes the "schools" of thought and the sections within psychology.

Introducing Ethics : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 04/09/2008, £6.99
£6.29
Addresses such questions as: What is the place of individual choice and consequence in a post-Holocaust world of continuing genocidal ethnic cleansing? Is "identity" now a last-ditch cultural defence of ethnic nationalisms and competing fundamentalisms? And how do we define "rights", self-interest and civic duties?

Introducing Nietzsche

Paperback, 04/09/2008, £6.99
£6.29
It is difficult to overestimate the importance of Friedrich Nietzsche for our epoch. This title serves as a guide to the philosopher.

Introducing Buddha : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 04/09/2008, £7.99
£7.19
Describes the life and teachings of the Buddha. This book also shows that enlightenment is a matter of experiencing the truth individually and by inspiration which is passed from teacher to student. It illuminates this process through several stories and explains the practices of meditation, Taoism and Zen.

Introducing Logic: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 04/09/2008, £7.99
£7.19
Follows the historical development of logic, explains the symbols and methods involved and explores the philosophical issues surrounding the topic. This title takes you through the influence of logic on scientific method and the various sciences from physics to psychology.

Introducing Islam a graphic guide

Paperback, 03/09/2009, £6.99
£6.29
Islamic culture has produced some of the finest achievements of humanity. This title offers a look into this sometimes misunderstood faith.

Introducing Wittgenstein : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 03/09/2009, £6.99
£6.29
A graphic guide to Wittgenstein, an enigmatic master of twentieth-century philosophy.

Introducing Fractals : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 03/09/2009, £6.99
£6.29
From Zeno to Mandelbrot, this title helps you to explore fractals with which you can describe the shape of cloud as precisely as an architect can describe a house.

Introducing Linguistics : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 03/09/2009, £7.99
£7.19
Covering thinkers from Aristotle to Saussure and Chomsky, this title reveals the rules and beauty that underlie language, our most human skill.

Introducing Stephen Hawking : A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 01/10/2009, £6.99
£6.29
Stephen Hawking is the world-famous physicist. To the public he is a tragic figure - a brilliant scientist and author of the 9 million-copy-selling "A Brief History of Time", and yet confined to a wheelchair and almost completely paralysed. This guide explores Hawking's life, and the evolution of his work from his days as a student.

 

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