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The Basic Works of Aristotle
The Basic Works of Aristotle
Written by Aristotle, Edited by Richard McKeon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307417527
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The Basic Works of Aristotle

Written by Aristotle
Edited by Richard McKeon


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2009
Price: $14.99

Preserved by Arabic mathematicians and canonized by Christian scholars, Aristotle’s works have shaped Western thought, science, and religion for nearly two thousand years. Richard McKeon’s The Basic Works of Aristotle–constituted out of the definitive Oxford translation and in print as a Random House hardcover for sixty years–has long been considered the... Read more >
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Basic Writings of Nietzsche
Basic Writings of Nietzsche
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche, Translated by Walter Kaufmann
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307786791
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Basic Writings of Nietzsche

Written by Friedrich Nietzsche
Translated by Walter Kaufmann


Format: eBook, 864 pages
On Sale: February 23, 2011
Price: $13.99

Introduction by Peter Gay
Translated and edited by Walter Kaufmann
Commentary by Martin Heidegger, Albert Camus, and Gilles Deleuze
 
One hundred years after his death, Friedrich Nietzsche remains the most influential philosopher of the modern era. Basic Writings of Nietzsche gathers the complete texts of five of Nietzsche’s most important works, from his...

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The Rebel
The Rebel
Written by Albert Camus
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307827838
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The Rebel
An Essay on Man in Revolt
Written by Albert Camus


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: September 19, 2012
Price: $9.99

By one of the most profoundly influential thinkers of our century, The Rebel is a classic essay on revolution. For Albert Camus, the urge to revolt is one of the "essential dimensions" of human nature, manifested in man's timeless Promethean struggle against the conditions of his existence, as well as the... Read more >
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A Philosophy of Walking

Written by Frederic Gros
Translated by John Howe


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $24.95

"It is only ideas gained from walking that have any worth."—Nietzsche

In A Philosophy of Walking, a bestseller in France, leading thinker Frédéric Gros charts the many different ways we get from A to B — the pilgrimage, the promenade, the protest march, the nature ramble — and reveals what they say about us.

Gros draws attention to... Read more >
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On Being Blue
A Philosophical Inquiry
Written by William H. Gass
Introduction by Michael Gorra


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $14.00

On Being Blue is a book about everything blue—sex and sleaze and sadness, among other things—and about everything else. It brings us the world in a word as only William H. Gass, among contemporary American writers, can do.
 
Gass writes:
Of the colors, blue and green have the greatest emotional... Read more >
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The Quantum and the Lotus
The Quantum and the Lotus
Written by Matthieu Ricard and Trinh Xuan Thuan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307566126
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The Quantum and the Lotus
A Journey to the Frontiers Where Science and Buddhism Meet
Written by Matthieu Ricard and Trinh Xuan Thuan


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $11.99

Matthieu Ricard trained as a molecular biologist, working in the lab of a Nobel prize—winning scientist, but when he read some Buddhist philosophy, he became drawn to Buddhism. Eventually he left his life in science to study with Tibetan teachers, and he is now a Buddhist monk and translator for the... Read more >
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50 Philosophy Ideas You Really Need to Know

Written by Ben Dupre


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $12.95

Have you ever laid awake at night fretting over how we can be sure of the reality of the external world? Perhaps we are in fact disembodied brains, floating in vats at the whim of some deranged puppet-master? If so, you are not alone—and what’s more, you are in exalted company... Read more >
The Consolations of Philosophy
The Consolations of Philosophy
Written by Alain De Botton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307833501
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The Consolations of Philosophy

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 23, 2013
Price: $11.99

From the author of How Proust Can Change Your Life, a delightful, truly consoling work that proves that philosophy can be a supreme source of help for our most painful everyday problems.

Perhaps only Alain de Botton could uncover practical wisdom in the writings of some of the greatest thinkers of all... Read more >
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The Shambhala Principle
The Shambhala Principle
Written by Sakyong Mipham
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770437442
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The Shambhala Principle
Discovering Humanity's Hidden Treasure
Written by Sakyong Mipham


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $11.99

One of Tibet's highest and most respected lamas elucidates for us the principles of Shambhala, or the path to happiness, set down by his legendary father, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche.

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We humans have come to a crossroads in our history: we can either destroy the world or create a good future... Read more >
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The Case for God
The Case for God
Written by Karen Armstrong
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307272928
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The Case for God

Written by Karen Armstrong


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: September 22, 2009
Price: $14.99

A nuanced exploration of the part that religion plays in human life, drawing on the insights of the past in order to build a faith that speaks to the needs of our dangerously polarized age.
 
Moving from the Paleolithic age to the present, Karen Armstrong details the great lengths to which humankind... Read more >
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