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Radio Benjamin

Paperback, 23/11/2021, £14.99
£13.49

Conversations with Goethe

Paperback, 06/05/2021, £12.99
£11.69

Intact: A Defence of the Unmodified Body

Hardback, 24/02/2022, £20.00
£18.00

Adolescent Psyche: Jungian and Winnicottian Perspectives

Paperback, 26/02/1998, £34.99
£31.49
Drawing on Jung's concept of individuation, Richard Frankel provides an excellent introduction to the theory and practice of adolescent psychology. His advice and guidelines will be welcomed by anyone working with adolescents.

Introducing Continental Philosophy: A Graphic Guide

Paperback, 12/11/2010, £17.99
£16.19
This book is a fully updated and expanded new edition of An Introduction to Continental Philosophy, first published in 1996. It provides a clear, concise and readable introduction to philosophy in the continental tradition.

Conscious Mind: In Search of a Fundamental Theory

Paperback, 12/03/1998, £16.99
£15.29
The author of this text offers a theory of consciousness. He proposes that conscious experience must be understood as an irreducible entity similar to such physical properties as time, mass, and space that exists at a fundamental level and cannot be understood as the sum of its parts.

Karl Barth: A Life in Conflict

Hardback, 25/03/2021, £25.00
£22.50
Christiane Tietz relates Karl Barth's fascinating life in conflict - conflict with the theological mainstream, against National Socialism, and privately, under one roof with his wife and his mistress, in conflict with himself.

Character of Consciousness

Paperback, 25/11/2010, £30.99
£27.89
In this book David Chalmers follows up and extends his thoughts and arguments on the nature of consciousness that he first set forth in his groundbreaking 1996 book, The Conscious Mind.

Constructing the World

Paperback, 16/01/2014, £23.99
£21.59
David J. Chalmers constructs a highly ambitious and original picture of the world, from a few basic elements. He returns to Rudolf Carnap's attempt to do the same, and adopts the idea of scrutability-according to which reasoning from a limited class of basic truths yields all truths about the world-to address central themes in philosophy.

Maximal God: A New Defence of Perfect Being Theism

Hardback, 19/10/2017, £53.00
£47.70
Yujin Nagasawa presents a new, stronger version of perfect being theism, the conception of God as the greatest possible being. Nagasawa argues that God should be understood, not as omniscient, omnipotent, and omnibenevolent, but rather as a being that has the maximal consistent set of knowledge, power, and benevolence.

Being as Communion: A Metaphysics of Information

Hardback, 11/09/2014, £125.00
£112.50
In Being as Communion philosopher and mathematician William Dembski provides a non-technical overview of his work on information. Dembski attempts to make good on the promise of John Wheeler, Paul Davies, and others that information is poised to replace matter as the primary stuff of reality.

Consciousness in the Physical World: Perspectives on Russellian Monism

Hardback, 21/05/2015, £72.00
£64.80
Consciousness in the Physical World collects historical selections, recent classics, and new pieces on Russellian monism, a unique alternative to the physicalist and dualist approaches to the problem of consciousness.

Michael Walzer

Hardback, 06/12/2019, £55.00
£49.50

Democracy's Discontent: America in Search of a Public Philosophy

Paperback, 08/03/1998, £24.95
£22.46
In a searching account of current controversies over morality in politics, Michael Sandel discovers that we suffer from an impoverished vision of citizenship and community. Democracy's Discontent provides a new interpretation of the American political and constitutional tradition that offers hope of rejuvenating our civic life.

Thomas Aquinas: A Portrait

Paperback, 01/07/2014, £14.99
£13.49
Leaving so few traces of himself behind, Thomas Aquinas seems to defy the efforts of the biographer. What can be discovered about this man, his mind, and his soul? In this short, compelling portrait, the author clears away the haze of time and brings Thomas vividly to life for contemporary readers.

What Fanon Said: A Philosophical Introduction to His Life and Thought

Paperback, 17/08/2015, £18.99
£17.09
*A concise introduction to Fanon's thought that contextualises it within the world of philosophy.

Art of Reading

Hardback, 10/08/2017, £9.99
£8.99

End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason

Paperback, 06/02/2006, £9.99
£8.99
Beautifully written, accessible and provocative, THE END OF FAITH is an impassioned plea for reason in a world divided by faith.

Dignity: A History

Paperback, 03/07/2017, £29.99
£26.99
In everything from philosophical ethics to legal argument to public activism, it has become commonplace to appeal to human dignity. Dignity refers to the fundamental moral worth or status supposedly belonging to all persons equally. But this is relatively new. In this volume, leading scholars across a range of disciplines attempt to clarify the variegated and murky history of "dignity," and explain how it arrived it is current and historically unusual meaning.

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche's On the Genealogy of Morality

Paperback, 04/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
Written in 1887, when Nietzsche was at the height of his powers as a philosopher and writer, On the Genealogy of Morality criticizes the idea that there is just one acceptable moral code.

John Stuart Mill's On Liberty

Paperback, 04/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
One of the most significant works of political philosophy, John Stuart Mill's On Liberty (1859) defines and defends individual liberty, a cornerstone of classical liberal thinking.

Rene Descartes' Meditations

Paperback, 04/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
Rene Descartes posed questions about the nature of knowledge and the nature of being that philosophers still debate today. In Meditations, Descartes expands on his most famous pronouncement, "I think, therefore I am," which first appeared in an earlier text.

Soren Kierkegaard's The Sickness Unto Death

Paperback, 04/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
Considered the father of the philosophical movement known as Christian existentialism, which focuses on the living human being, Kierkegaard takes readers on a journey from the human self, its spirit, despair and sin, through to faith in this major 1849 work.

Plato's Symposium

Paperback, 15/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
More than 2,500 years after it was written, Symposium remains a key text for philosophers, historians, writers, artists and politicians. Plato imagines seven important historical figures, including the philosopher Socrates, debating eros (human love and desire).

Ludwig Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations

Paperback, 15/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
In Philosophical Investigations, Ludwig Wittgenstein presents a radical approach to the philosophy of language and the mind, setting out a startlingly fresh conception of philosophy itself. Wittgenstein begins from the insight that most philosophical problems trace back to incorrect assumptions about the nature of language.

Alasdair Macintyre's After Virtue

Paperback, 15/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
One of the most vital and controversial works in twentieth-century world moral philosophy, After Virtue (1981) examines how we think about, talk about, and act out our moral views in the modern world.

Plato's The Republic

Paperback, 04/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
What is justice? How should an individual and a society behave justly? And how do they learn how to do so? These are just some of the core questions explored in The Republic, considered by many to be Plato's most important work.

Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics

Paperback, 04/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
Aristotle, a student of Plato, wrote Nicomachean Ethics in 350 BCE, in a time of extraordinary intellectual development. Over two millennia later, his thorough exploration of virtue, reason, and the ultimate human good still forms the basis of the values at the heart of Western civilization.

Marcus Aurelius' Meditations

Paperback, 15/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
Most likely written between 170 and 180, Meditations is a remarkable work, a unique insight into one of the most conscientious and able Roman emperors, Marcus Aurelius, who ruled at the apex of the empire's power.

Immanuel Kant's Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason

Paperback, 15/07/2017, £6.50
£5.85
Do we need religion to be good people? When Immanuel Kant tackled this question in 1793, he produced a book that remains a key text in the shaping of Western religious thought.

Empathy: Why It Matters, And How To Get It

Paperback, 04/06/2015, £12.99
£11.69
Argues that our brains are wired for social connection: empathy is at the heart of who we are. Through encounters with actors, activists, designers, undercover journalists, bankers and neuroscientists, the author sets out the six life-enhancing habits of highly empathic people, whose skills enable them to connect with others in extraordinary ways.

Wonderbox: Curious histories of how to live

Paperback, 01/11/2012, £8.99
£8.09
Showing the lessons that can be learned from the past, the author explores twelve universal topics, from work and love to money and creativity, and reveals the wisdom that we've been missing. It stepping into the territory of Alain de Botton and Theodore Zeldin, is 'practical history' - using the past to think about our day to day lives.

Friendship

Paperback, 01/07/2014, £12.99
£11.69
What is the nature of friendship, and what is its significance in our lives? The author tracks historical ideas of friendship, gathers a diversity of friendship stories from the annals of myth and literature, and provides unexpected insights into our friends, ourselves, and the role of friendships in an ethical life.

Good Book: A Secular Bible

Paperback, 10/03/2016, £16.99
£15.29

Lectures on the History of Moral Philosophy

Paperback, 15/11/2000, £28.95
£26.06
A collection of the lectures on moral philosophy given by John Rawls over three decades of teaching at Harvard. This book looks at thinkers such as Leibniz, Hume and Kant, in their struggle to define the role of a moral conception in human life.

Expulsion of the Triumphant Beast

Paperback, 01/06/1992, £15.99

CLIFF NOTES UTOPIA

Paperback, £4.50
£3.15

News from Somewhere: On Settling

7, 15/05/2005, £13.99
£9.79
News from Somewhere tells the story of a philosopher's attempt to settle in rural Wiltshire.

On Liberty and the Subjection of Women

Paperback, 31/08/2006, £6.99
£6.29
Presents two works by the political and social radical English-speaking philosopher. One is regarded as a sacred text of liberalism. The other stresses the importance of equality for the sexes. These works provide a testimony to the hopes and anxieties of mid-Victorian England, and offer a consideration of what it truly means to be free.

Autobiography

Paperback, 23/11/1989, £11.99
£10.79
An autobiography of John Stuart Mill (1806-73). This title describes the pressures placed on him by his childhood, the mental breakdown he suffered as a young man, his struggle to understand a world of feelings and emotions far removed from his father's strict didacticism, and the later development of his own radical beliefs.
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