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Who Am I?
Who Am I?
Written by Richard David Precht, Translated by Shelley Frisch
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385531177
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Who Am I?
And If So, How Many?
Written by Richard David Precht
Translated by Shelley Frisch


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $13.99

#1 INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER

TRANSLATED INTO 23 LANGUAGES, WITH MORE THAN ONE MILLION COPIES SOLD
 
What is truth? What is love? Does life have meaning? Bestselling author Richard David Precht, “the Mick Jagger of the nonfiction book” (Tagesanzeiger Zürich), has traveled the globe searching for answers—and his odyssey has become one of the most... Read more >
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The Promise of Politics
The Promise of Politics
Written by Hannah Arendt
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307542878
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The Promise of Politics

Written by Hannah Arendt


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2009
Price: $15.99

After the publication of The Origins of Totalitarianism in 1951, Hannah Arendt undertook an investigation of Marxism, a subject that she had deliberately left out of her earlier work. Her inquiry into Marx’s philosophy led her to a critical examination of the entire tradition of Western political thought, from its origins... Read more >
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Science in a Democratic Society

Written by Susan M. Schneider
Illustrated by Rene C. Reyles


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $12.99

Are ghosts real? Are there truly haunted places, only haunted people, or both? And how can we know? Taking neither a credulous nor a dismissive approach, this first-of-its-kind book solves those perplexing mysteries and more-even answering the question of why we care so very much. From the most ancient times, people... Read more >
Encountering God
A Spiritual Journey from Bozeman to Banaras
Written by Diana L. Eck


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $24.00

Religion scholar Diana Eck is director of the Pluralism Project, which seeks to map the new religious diversity of the United States, particularly the increasing presence of Hindu, Buddhist, and Muslim communities. In this tenth-anniversary edition of Encountering God, Eck shows why dialogue with people of other faiths remains crucial in... Read more >
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The Heart of Zen
Enlightenment, Emotional Maturity, and What It Really Takes for Spiritual Liberation
Written by Jun Po Denis Kelly Roshi and Keith Martin-Smith


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $12.99

While we are more and more familiar with popular ideas of enlightenment and spiritual awakening, life still comes at us full force, and hope can turn to frustration as the gulf between our spiritual belief and our everyday life seems to loom ever larger. Through spirited Q&A sessions with Zen master... Read more >
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Ethics
Ethics
Written by Gordon Marino
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588368010
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Ethics
The Essential Writings
Written by Gordon Marino


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $13.99

In Ethics: The Essential Writings, philosopher Gordon Marino skillfully presents an accessible, provocative anthology of both ancient and modern classics on matters moral. The philosophers represent 2,500 years of thought—from Plato, Kant, and Nietzsche to Alasdair MacIntyre, Susan Wolf, and Peter Singer—and cover a broad range of topics, from the timeless... Read more >
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A Gradual Awakening
A Gradual Awakening
Written by Stephen Levine
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307773678
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A Gradual Awakening

Written by Stephen Levine


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2010
Price: $11.99

Poet and meditation teacher Levine writes simply and gently about his own personal experiences with and insights into vipassana meditation. An inspiring book for anyone interested in deep personal growth.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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Basic Writings of Existentialism
Basic Writings of Existentialism
Edited by Gordon Marino
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307430670
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Basic Writings of Existentialism

Edited by Gordon Marino


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

Edited and with an Introduction by Gordon Marino

Basic Writings of Existentialism,
unique to the Modern Library, presents the writings of key nineteenth- and twentieth-century thinkers broadly united by their belief that because life has no inherent meaning humans can discover, we must determine meaning for ourselves. This anthology brings together into... Read more >
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The Age of the Poets
And Other Writings on Twentieth-Century Poetry and Prose
Written by Alain Badiou
Translated by Emily Apter and Bruno Bosteels
Introduction by Bruno Bosteels


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $23.95

The Age of the Poets revisits the age-old problem of the relation between literature and philosophy, arguing against both Plato and Heidegger’s famous arguments. Philosophy neither has to ban the poets from the republic nor abdicate its own powers to the sole benefit of poetry or art. Instead, it must declare... Read more >
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Half Empty
Half Empty
Written by David Rakoff
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385533690
Our Price: $11.99
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Half Empty

Written by David Rakoff


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 21, 2010
Price: $11.99

The inimitably witty David Rakoff, New York Times bestselling author of Don’t Get Too Comfortable, defends the commonsensical notion that you should always assume the worst, because you’ll never be disappointed.

In this deeply funny (and, no kidding, wise and poignant) book, Rakoff examines the realities of our sunny,  gosh­... Read more >
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