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The New Way Of The World
The New Way Of The World
Written by Pierre Dardot and Christian Laval, Translated by Gregory Elliott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681763
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The New Way Of The World
On Neoliberal Society
Written by Pierre Dardot and Christian Laval
Translated by Gregory Elliott


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $29.95

What is new about neoliberalism? Pierre Dardot and Christian Laval contend that it is more than just a new economic paradigm — it is a system for transforming the human subject. Rather than a return to classic liberalism, or the restoration of a ‘pure’, unconstrained market, neoliberalism envisages the modern corporation as a model for government, conjuring a future in which society is nothing other... Read more >
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Aisthesis
Aisthesis
Written by Jacques Ranciere, Translated by Zakir Paul
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781680896
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Aisthesis
Scenes from the Aesthetic Regime of Art
Written by Jacques Ranciere
Translated by Zakir Paul


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $29.95

Composed in a series of scenes, Aisthesis–Rancière’s definitive statement on the aesthetic–takes its reader from Dresden in 1764 to New York in 1941. Along the way, we view the Belvedere Torso with Winckelmann, accompany Hegel to the museum and Mallarmé to the Folies-Bergère, attend a lecture by Emerson, visit exhibitions in... Read more >
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How to Live
How to Live
Written by Sarah Bakewell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590514832
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How to Live
Or A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer
Written by Sarah Bakewell


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $16.95

Winner of the 2010 National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography

How to get along with people, how to deal with violence, how to adjust to losing someone you love—such questions arise in most people’s lives. They are all versions of a bigger question: How do you live? This question obsessed Renaissance... Read more >
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Philosophy Made Simple
Philosophy Made Simple
Written by Richard H. Popkin and Avrum Stroll
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385425339
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Philosophy Made Simple

Written by Richard H. Popkin and Avrum Stroll


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: July 1, 1993
Price: $13.99

For almost four decades, Made Simple books have set the standard for continuing education and home study. In answer to the changing needsof today's marketplace, the Made Simple series for the '90s presents a thoroughly up-to-the-minute portfolio of skills, information, and experience, with revised and updated editions of bestselling titles, plus... Read more >
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The Antinomies Of Realism
The Antinomies Of Realism
Written by Fredric Jameson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681336
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The Antinomies Of Realism

Written by Fredric Jameson


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $34.95

The Antinomies of Realism is a history ofthe nineteenth-century realist novel and its legacy told without a glimmer of nostalgia for artistic achievements that the movement of history makes it impossible to recreate. The works of Zola, Tolstoy, Pérez Galdós, and George Eliot are in the most profound sense inimitable, yet... Read more >
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On Being Blue
On Being Blue
Written by William H. Gass, Introduction by Michael Gorra
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177181
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On Being Blue
A Philosophical Inquiry
Written by William H. Gass
Introduction by Michael Gorra


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 11, 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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Tao Teh Ching
Tao Teh Ching
Written by Lao Tzu
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780877735427
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Tao Teh Ching

Written by Lao Tzu


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: September 26, 1990
Price: $7.95

Written more than two thousand years ago, the Tao Teh Ching, or "The Classic of the Way and Its Virtue," has probably had a greater influence on Asian thought that any other single book. It is also one of the true classics of world literature.

Traditionally attributed to the near-legendary... Read more >
The Second Sex
The Second Sex
Written by Simone de Beauvoir, Translated by Constance Borde and Sheila Malovany-Chevallier
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307814531
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The Second Sex

Written by Simone de Beauvoir
Translated by Constance Borde and Sheila Malovany-Chevallier


Format: eBook, 832 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2012
Price: $15.99

Newly translated and unabridged in English for the first time, Simone de Beauvoir’s masterwork is a powerful analysis of the Western notion of “woman,” and a groundbreaking exploration of inequality and otherness.  This long-awaited new edition reinstates significant portions of the original French text that were cut in the first English...

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Being Logical
Being Logical
Written by D.Q. McInerny
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812971156
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Being Logical
A Guide to Good Thinking
Written by D.Q. McInerny


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2005
Price: $14.00

Whether regarded as a science, an art, or a skill–and it can properly be regarded as all three–logic is the basis of our ability to think, analyze, argue, and communicate. Indeed, logic goes to the very core of what we mean by human intelligence. In this concise, crisply readable book, distinguished... Read more >
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The Tao of Physics
The Tao of Physics
Written by Fritjof Capra
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590308356
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The Tao of Physics
An Exploration of the Parallels between Modern Physics and Eastern Mysticism
Written by Fritjof Capra


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $17.95

Here is the book that brought the mystical implications of subatomic physics to popular consciousness for the very first time—way back in 1975. This special edition celebrates the thirty-fifth anniversary of this early Shambhala best seller that has gone on to become a classic. It includes a new preface by the... Read more >
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