Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
1000 or more books in Philosophy

Subscribe to the Random House What's New Newsletter.

Your Email Address:

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
From Socrates to Sartre
From Socrates to Sartre
Written by T.Z. Lavine
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553251616
Our Price: $7.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

From Socrates to Sartre
The Philosophic Quest
Written by T.Z. Lavine


Format: Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: January 1, 1985
Price: $7.99

A challenging new look at the great thinkers whose ides have shaped our civilization

From Socrates to Sartre
presents a rousing and readable introduction to the lives, and times of the great philosophers. This thought-provoking book takes us from the inception of Western society in Plato’s Athens to today when the commanding... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Prince
The Prince
Written by Niccolo Machiavelli, Translated by Peter Constantine, Introduction by Albert Russell Ascoli
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812978056
Our Price: $8.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Prince

Written by Niccolo Machiavelli
Translated by Peter Constantine
Introduction by Albert Russell Ascoli


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2008
Price: $8.00

A new translation by Peter Constantine
Introduction by Albert Russell Ascoli
 
The first modern treatise of political philosophy, The Prince is one of the world’s most influential and widely read books. Machiavelli reveals nothing less than the secrets of power: how to gain it, how to wield it, and how to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, eBook, hardcover and a paperback.
Ideas And Opinions
Ideas And Opinions
Written by Albert Einstein
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780517884409
Our Price: $15.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Ideas And Opinions

Written by Albert Einstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: June 6, 1995
Price: $15.00

A new edition of the most definitive collection of Albert Einstein's popular writings, gathered under the supervision of Einstein himself. The selections range from his earliest days as a theoretical physicist to his death in 1955; from such subjects as relativity, nuclear war or peace, and religion and science, to human... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Just Babies
Just Babies
Written by Paul Bloom
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307886842
Our Price: $26.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Just Babies
The Origins of Good and Evil
Written by Paul Bloom


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $26.00

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...

Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.
The Art of War
The Art of War
Written by Sun Tzu, Translated by Thomas Cleary
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780877734529
Our Price: $12.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Art of War

Written by Sun Tzu
Translated by Thomas Cleary


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: October 26, 1988
Price: $12.95

Compiled more than two thousand years ago by a mysterious warrior-philosopher, The Art of War is still perhaps the most prestigious and influential book of strategy in the world today, as eagerly studied in Asia by modern politicians and executives as it as been by military leaders since ancient times... Read more >
Trying Not to Try
Trying Not to Try
Written by Edward Slingerland
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770437619
Our Price: $26.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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 >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.
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
Our Price: $18.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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 >
Also available as a paperback, trade paperback and a trade paperback.
Thus Spoke Zarathustra
Thus Spoke Zarathustra
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche, Translated by Walter Kaufmann
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679601753
Our Price: $20.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

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

Read more >
Zen in the Martial Arts
Zen in the Martial Arts
Written by Joe Hyams
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553275599
Our Price: $7.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Zen in the Martial Arts

Written by Joe Hyams


Format: Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1982
Price: $7.99

"A man who has attained mastery of an art reveals it in his every action."--Samurai Maximum.

Under the guidance of such celebrated masters as Ed Parker and the immortal Bruce Lee, Joe Hyams vividly recounts his more than 25 years of experience in the martial arts. In his illuminating story, Hyams reveals... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Book of Five Rings
The Book of Five Rings
Written by Sean Michael Wilson and Miyamoto Musashi, Illustrated by Chie Kutsuwada, Translated by William Scott Wilson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800128
Our Price: $14.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Book of Five Rings
A Graphic Novel
Written by Sean Michael Wilson and Miyamoto Musashi
Illustrated by Chie Kutsuwada
Translated by William Scott Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $14.95

This graphic novel version of The Book of Five Rings, the iconic book of confrontation and victory by the famed seventeenth-century duelist and undefeated samurai Miyamoto Musashi, illuminates this brilliant manifesto, which has long inspired martial artists and anyone interested in cultivating a strategic mind. With evocative drawings and a distilled... Read more >
View pages: 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13
Page 8 of 100
View past category highlights: