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The Philosophy Of Marx
The Philosophy Of Marx
Written by Etienne Balibar, Translated by Chris Turner
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ISBN: 9781781681534
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The Philosophy Of Marx

Written by Etienne Balibar
Translated by Chris Turner


Format: Trade Paperback, 139 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $17.95

In The Philosophy of Marx, Etienne Balibar provides an accessible introduction to Marx and his key followers, complete with pedagogical information for the student to make the most challenging areas of theory easy to understand. Examining all the key areas of Marx’s writings in their wider historical and theoretical context—including the concepts of class struggle, ideology, humanism...

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The Bhagavad-Gita
The Bhagavad-Gita
Written by Barbara Miller
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553213652
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The Bhagavad-Gita

Written by Barbara Miller


Format: Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: July 1, 1986
Price: $6.95

The Bhagavad-Gita has been an essential text of Hindu culture in India since the time of its composition in the first century A.D. One of the great classics of world literature, it has inspired such diverse thinkers as Henry David Thoreau, Mahatma Gandhi, and T.S. Eliot; most recently, it formed the... Read more >
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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 Consolations of Philosophy
The Consolations of Philosophy
Written by Alain De Botton
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ISBN: 9780679779179
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The Consolations of Philosophy

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2001
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From the internationally heralded author of How Proust Can Change Your Life comes this remarkable new book that presents the wisdom of some of the greatest thinkers of the ages as advice for our day to day struggles.

Solace for the broken heart can be found in the words of Schopenhauer. The... Read more >
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The Future of the Image
The Future of the Image
Written by Jacques Ranciere, Translated by Gregory Elliott
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ISBN: 9781844672974
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The Future of the Image

Written by Jacques Ranciere
Translated by Gregory Elliott


Format: Trade Paperback, 147 pages
On Sale: February 2, 2009
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In The Future of the Image, Jacques Rancière develops a fascinating new concept of the image in contemporary art, showing how art and politics have always been intrinsically intertwined. Covering a range of art movements, filmmakers such as Godard and Bresson, and thinkers such as Foucault, Deleuze, Adorno, Barthes, Lyotard and... Read more >
The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson
The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson
Written by Ralph Waldo Emerson, Edited by Brooks Atkinson, Introduction by Mary Oliver
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ISBN: 9780679783220
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The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Written by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Edited by Brooks Atkinson
Introduction by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 880 pages
On Sale: September 12, 2000
Price: $16.95

Introduction by Mary Oliver
Commentary by Henry James, Robert Frost, Matthew Arnold, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and Henry David Thoreau
 
The definitive collection of Emerson’s major speeches, essays, and poetry, The Essential Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson chronicles the life’s work of a true “American Scholar.” As one of the architects... Read more >
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Just Babies
Just Babies
Written by Paul Bloom
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ISBN: 9780307886866
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Just Babies
The Origins of Good and Evil
Written by Paul Bloom


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $12.99

A leading cognitive scientist argues that a deep sense of good and evil is bred in the bone.
 
From John Locke to Sigmund Freud, philosophers and psychologists have long believed that we begin life as blank moral slates. Many of us take for granted that babies are born selfish and that it is...

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Left Hemisphere
Left Hemisphere
Written by Razmig Keucheyan, Translated by Gregory Elliott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681022
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Left Hemisphere
Mapping Contemporary Theory
Written by Razmig Keucheyan
Translated by Gregory Elliott


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $29.95

As the crisis of capitalism unfolds, the need for alternatives is felt ever more intensely. The struggle between radical movements and the forces of reaction will be merciless. A crucial battlefield, where the outcome of the crisis will in part be decided, is that of theory. Over the last twenty-five years, radical intellectuals across the world have produced important and... Read more >
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The Rebel
The Rebel
Written by Albert Camus
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ISBN: 9780679733843
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The Rebel
An Essay on Man in Revolt
Written by Albert Camus


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: January 1, 1992
Price: $14.95

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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How to Live
How to Live
Written by Sarah Bakewell
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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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