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Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes
Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes
Written by Daniel L. Everett
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307386120
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Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes
Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle
Written by Daniel L. Everett


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2009
Price: $16.00

A riveting account of the astonishing experiences and discoveries made by linguist Daniel Everett while he lived with the Pirahã, a small tribe of Amazonian Indians in central Brazil. Daniel Everett arrived among the Pirahã with his wife and three young children hoping to convert the tribe to Christianity. Everett quickly became... Read more >
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The Essential Epicurus
The Essential Epicurus
Written by Epicurus
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ISBN: 9780879758103
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The Essential Epicurus

Written by Epicurus


Format: Trade Paperback, 101 pages
On Sale: May 1, 1993
Price: $11.99

Epicureanism is commonly regarded as the refined satisfaction of physical desires. As a philosophy, however, it also denoted the striving after an independent state of mind and body, imperturbability, and reliance on sensory data as the true basis of knowledge.

Epicurus (ca. 341-271 B.C.) founded one of the most famous and influential... Read more >
The Authentic Life
The Authentic Life
Written by Ezra Bayda
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800920
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The Authentic Life
Zen Wisdom for Living Free from Complacency and Fear
Written by Ezra Bayda


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $16.95

How to live your life genuinely, honestly, and happily in the face of the inevitable difficulties that arise--more wonderfully accessible Zen teachings for living from the author of Being Zen.

Ever feel like your efforts to live a life of wisdom, honesty, and compassion are hijacked by, well, life? Take heart. Ezra... Read more >
Assholes
Assholes
Written by Aaron James
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385535656
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Assholes
A Theory
Written by Aaron James


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $23.95

In the spirit of the mega-selling On Bullshit, philosopher Aaron James presents a theory of the asshole that is both intellectually provocative and existentially necessary.

What does it mean for someone to be an asshole? The answer is not obvious, despite the fact that we are often personally stuck dealing with people...

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History of Philosophy, Volume 1
History of Philosophy, Volume 1
Written by Frederick Copleston
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385468435
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History of Philosophy, Volume 1

Written by Frederick Copleston


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: March 1, 1993
Price: $19.95

Conceived originally as a serious presentation of the development of philosophy for Catholic seminary students, Frederick Copleston's nine-volume A History Of Philosophy has journeyed far beyond the modest purpose of its author to universal acclaim as the best history of philosophy in English.

Copleston, an Oxford Jesuit of immense erudition who once tangled with A. J. Ayer... Read more >
Tao Te Ching
Tao Te Ching
Written by Lao Tzu, Illustrated by Stephen Addiss, Translated by Stanley Lombardo and Stephen Addiss, Introduction by Burton Watson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590305461
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Tao Te Ching

Written by Lao Tzu
Illustrated by Stephen Addiss
Translated by Stanley Lombardo and Stephen Addiss
Introduction by Burton Watson


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: December 11, 2007
Price: $18.95

In what may be the most faithful translation of the Tao Te Ching, the translators have captured the terse, enigmatic beauty of the original masterpiece without embellishing it with personal interpretation or bogging it down with explanatory notes. By stepping out of the way and letting the original text speak for... Read more >
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A Philosophy of Walking
A Philosophy of Walking
Written by Frederic Gros, Illustrated by Clifford Harper, Translated by John Howe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781682708
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A Philosophy of Walking

Written by Frederic Gros
Illustrated by Clifford Harper
Translated by John Howe


Format: Hardcover, 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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Self Comes to Mind
Self Comes to Mind
Written by Antonio Damasio
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ISBN: 9780307474957
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Self Comes to Mind
Constructing the Conscious Brain
Written by Antonio Damasio


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $15.95

A leading neuroscientist explores with authority, with imagination, and with unparalleled mastery how the brain constructs the mind and how the brain makes that mind conscious.
 
Antonio Damasio has spent the past thirty years researching and and revealing how the brain works. Here, in his most ambitious and stunning work yet, he...

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Thus Spoke Zarathustra
Thus Spoke Zarathustra
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche, Translated by Walter Kaufmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679601753
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Thus Spoke Zarathustra
A Book for All and None
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche
Translated by Walter Kaufmann


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: September 19, 1995
Price: $20.00

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Trying Not to Try
Trying Not to Try
Written by Edward Slingerland
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770437619
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Trying Not to Try
The Art and Science of Spontaneity
Written by Edward Slingerland


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $26.00

A deeply original exploration of the power of spontaneity—an ancient Chinese ideal that cognitive scientists are only now beginning to understand—and why it is so essential to our well-being
 
Why is it always hard to fall asleep the night before an important meeting? Or be charming and relaxed on a... Read more >
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