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Meditations
Meditations
Written by Marcus Aurelius, Translated by Gregory Hays
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679642602
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Meditations
A New Translation
Written by Marcus Aurelius
Translated by Gregory Hays


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2002
Price: $21.95

Few ancient works have been as influential as the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius, philosopher and emperor of Rome (A.D. 161–180). A series of spiritual exercises filled with wisdom, practical guidance, and profound understanding of human behavior, it remains one of the greatest works of spiritual and ethical reflection ever written. Marcus’s... Read more >
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A Briefer History of Time
A Briefer History of Time
Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307417848
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A Briefer History of Time

Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $12.99

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The science classic made more accessible
• More concise • Illustrated

FROM ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT MINDS OF OUR TIME COMES A BOOK THAT CLARIFIES HIS MOST IMPORTANT IDEAS
 
Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time remains a landmark volume in scientific writing. But for years...

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The Righteous Mind
The Righteous Mind
Written by Jonathan Haidt
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ISBN: 9780307907035
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The Righteous Mind
Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion
Written by Jonathan Haidt


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $11.99

Why can’t our political leaders work together as threats loom and problems mount? Why do people so readily assume the worst about the motives of their fellow citizens? In The Righteous Mind, social psychologist Jonathan Haidt explores the origins of our divisions and points the way forward to mutual understanding.
 
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The Poetics of Space
The Poetics of Space
Written by Gaston Bachelard
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ISBN: 9780807064733
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The Poetics of Space

Written by Gaston Bachelard


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 1, 1994
Price: $16.00

Thirty years since its first publication in English, French philosopher Gaston Bachelard's The Poetics of Space one of the most appealing and lyrical explorations of home. Bachelard takes us on a journey, from cellar to attic, to show how our perceptions of houses and other shelters shape our thoughts, memories, and...

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The Power of Myth
The Power of Myth
Written by Joseph Campbell and Bill Moyers
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ISBN: 9780307794727
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The Power of Myth

Written by Joseph Campbell and Bill Moyers


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 18, 2011
Price: $11.99

Finally available in a popularly priced,  non-illustrated, smaller-format edition, which is ideal  for the college market and general reader alike,  this extraordinary best-seller is a brilliant  evocation of the noted scholar's teachings on mythology.


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Basic Writings of Nietzsche
Basic Writings of Nietzsche
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche, Translated by Walter Kaufmann, Introduction by Peter Gay
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ISBN: 9780679783398
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Basic Writings of Nietzsche

Written by Friedrich Nietzsche
Translated by Walter Kaufmann
Introduction by Peter Gay


Format: Trade Paperback, 896 pages
On Sale: November 28, 2000
Price: $18.00

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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Buddhism Plain and Simple
Buddhism Plain and Simple
Written by Steve Hagen
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ISBN: 9780767903325
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Buddhism Plain and Simple

Written by Steve Hagen


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: December 29, 1998
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Become What You Are
Become What You Are
Written by Alan W. Watts
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ISBN: 9781570629402
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Become What You Are
Expanded Edition
Written by Alan W. Watts


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2003
Price: $14.95

"Life exists only at this very moment, and in this moment it is infinite and eternal. For the present moment is infinitely small; before we can measure it, it has gone, and yet it exists forever. . . . You may believe yourself out of harmony with life and its eternal... Read more >
The Cave and the Light
The Cave and the Light
Written by Arthur Herman
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ISBN: 9780553385663
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The Cave and the Light
Plato Versus Aristotle, and the Struggle for the Soul of Western Civilization
Written by Arthur Herman


Format: Trade Paperback, 704 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $18.00

Arthur Herman has now written the definitive sequel to his New York Times bestseller, How the Scots Invented the Modern World, and extends the themes of the book—which sold half a million copies worldwide—back to the ancient Greeks and forward to the age of the Internet. The Cave and the Light... Read more >
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The Gay Science
The Gay Science
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche, Translated by Walter Kaufmann
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ISBN: 9780394719856
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The Gay Science
With a Prelude in Rhymes and an Appendix of Songs
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche
Translated by Walter Kaufmann


Format: Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: January 12, 1974
Price: $13.00

Nietzsche called The Gay Science "the most personal of all my books." It was here that he first proclaimed the death of God -- to which a large part of the book is devoted -- and his doctrine of the eternal recurrence.

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