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Saving Simon
Saving Simon
Written by Jon Katz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804177283
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Saving Simon
How a Rescue Donkey Taught Me the Meaning of Compassion
Written by Jon Katz


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $12.99

In this heartfelt, thoughtful, and inspiring memoir, New York Times bestselling author Jon Katz tells the story of his beloved rescue donkey, Simon, and the wondrous ways that animals make us wiser and kinder people.
 
In the spring of 2011, Jon Katz received a phone call that would challenge every... Read more >
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The Art of Travel
The Art of Travel
Written by Alain De Botton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375725340
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The Art of Travel

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2004
Price: $16.00

Any Baedeker will tell us where we ought to travel, but only Alain de Botton will tell us how and why. With the same intelligence and insouciant charm he brought to How Proust Can Save Your Life, de Botton considers the pleasures of anticipation; the allure of the exotic, and the... Read more >
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The Yoga-Sutra of Patanjali
The Yoga-Sutra of Patanjali
Written by Chip Hartranft
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ISBN: 9781590300237
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The Yoga-Sutra of Patanjali
A New Translation with Commentary
Written by Chip Hartranft


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2003
Price: $14.95

In just 196 short aphorisms, this classic work of Indian philosophy spells out succinctly how the mind works, and how it is possible to use the mind to attain liberation. Compiled in the second or third century CE, the Yoga-Sutra is a road map of human consciousness—and a particularly helpful guide... Read more >
The History of Sexuality
The History of Sexuality
Written by Michel Foucault
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ISBN: 9780307819284
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The History of Sexuality
An Introduction
Written by Michel Foucault


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: April 18, 2012
Price: $11.99

The author turns his attention to sex and the reasons why we are driven constantly to analyze and discuss it. An iconoclastic explanation of modern sexual history. Read more >
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The Birth of Tragedy and The Case of Wagner
The Birth of Tragedy and The Case of Wagner
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche
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ISBN: 9780394703695
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The Birth of Tragedy and The Case of Wagner

Written by Friedrich Nietzsche


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 12, 1967
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The Birth of Tragedy (1872) was Nietzsche's first book. Its youthful faults were exposed by Nietzsche in the brilliant "Attempt at a Self-Criticism" which he added to the new edition of 1886. But the book, whatever its excesses, remains one of the most relevant statements on tragedy ever penned. It exploded... Read more >
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Irrational Man
Irrational Man
Written by William Barrett
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ISBN: 9780385031387
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Irrational Man
A Study in Existential Philosophy
Written by William Barrett


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: July 1, 1962
Price: $16.00

Widely recognized as the finest definition of existentialist Philosophy, this book introduced existentialism to America in 1958. Barrett discusses the views of 19th and 20th century existentialists Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Heidegger, and Sartre and interprets the impact of their thinking on literature, art, and philosophy. Read more >
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Profit Over People
Profit Over People
Written by Noam Chomsky
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ISBN: 9781888363821
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Profit Over People
Neoliberalism and Global Order
Written by Noam Chomsky


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: December 8, 1998
Price: $15.95

Why is the Atlantic slowly filling with crude petroleum, threatening a millions-of-years-old ecological balance? Why did traders at prominent banks take high-risk gambles with the money entrusted to them by hundreds of thousands of clients around the world, expanding and leveraging their investments to the point that failure led to a... Read more >
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The Second Sex
The Second Sex
Written by Simone de Beauvoir, Translated by Constance Borde and Sheila Malovany-Chevallier
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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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Teachings of the Buddha
Teachings of the Buddha
Edited by Jack Kornfield
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781590305089
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Teachings of the Buddha

Edited by Jack Kornfield


Format: Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $7.99

This treasury of essential Buddhist writings draws from the most popular Indian, Tibetan, Chinese, and Japanese sources. Among the selections are some of the earliest recorded sayings of the Buddha on the practice of freedom, passages from later Indian scriptures on the perfection of wisdom, verses from Tibetan masters on the... Read more >
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The Most Human Human
The Most Human Human
Written by Brian Christian
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ISBN: 9780307476708
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The Most Human Human
What Artificial Intelligence Teaches Us About Being Alive
Written by Brian Christian


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $15.00

Each year, the AI community convenes to administer the famous (and famously controversial) Turing test, pitting sophisticated software programs against humans to determine if a computer can “think.” The machine that most often fools the judges wins the Most Human Computer Award. But there is also a prize, strange and intriguing...

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