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The Gay Science
The Gay Science
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche, Translated by Walter Kaufmann
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780394719856
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The Gay Science
With a Prelude in Rhymes and an Appendix of Songs
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche
Translated by Walter Kaufmann


Format: Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: January 12, 1974
Price: $13.00

Nietzsche called The Gay Science "the most personal of all my books." It was here that he first proclaimed the death of God -- to which a large part of the book is devoted -- and his doctrine of the eternal recurrence.

Walter Kaufmann's commentary, with its many quotations from previously untranslated... Read more >
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Illuminations
Illuminations
Written by Walter Benjamin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805202410
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Illuminations
Essays and Reflections
Written by Walter Benjamin


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: January 13, 1969
Price: $16.00

Walter Benjamin was one of the most original cultural critics of the twentieth century. Illuminations includes his views on Kafka, with whom he felt a close personal affinity; his studies on Baudelaire and Proust; and his essays on Leskov and on Brecht's Epic Theater. Also included are his penetrating study "The... Read more >
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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Kill as Few Patients as Possible
Kill as Few Patients as Possible
Written by Oscar London
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580089173
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Kill as Few Patients as Possible
And Fifty-Six Other Essays on How to Be the World's Best Doctor
Written by Oscar London


Format: Hardcover, 120 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $14.99

This oft-quoted all-time favorite of the medical community will gladden--and strengthen--the hearts of patients, doctors, and anyone entering medical study, internship, or practice. With unassailable logic and rapier wit, the sage Dr. Oscar London muses on the challenges and joys of doctoring, and imparts timeless truths, reality checks, and poignant insights... Read more >
The Order of Things
The Order of Things
Written by Michel Foucault
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ISBN: 9780679753353
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The Order of Things
An Archaeology of Human Sciences
Written by Michel Foucault


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: March 29, 1994
Price: $16.95

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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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Being Logical
Being Logical
Written by D.Q. McInerny
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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: $15.00

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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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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The Cave and the Light
The Cave and the Light
Written by Arthur Herman
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ISBN: 9780553907834
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The Cave and the Light
Plato Versus Aristotle, and the Struggle for the Soul of Western Civilization
Written by Arthur Herman


Format: eBook, 704 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $13.99

Arthur Herman has now written the definitive sequel to his New York Times bestseller, How the Scots Invented the Modern World, and extends the themes of the book—which sold half a million copies worldwide—back to the ancient Greeks and forward to the age of the Internet. The Cave and the Light... Read more >
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Event
Event
Written by Slavoj Zizek
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ISBN: 9781612194110
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Event
A Philosophical Journey Through A Concept
Written by Slavoj Zizek


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $16.95

Probably the most famous living philosopher, Slavoj Žižek explores the meaning of events in this short and digestible book

An event can be an occurrence that shatters ordinary life, a radical political rupture, a transformation of reality, a religious belief, the rise of a new art form, or an intense... Read more >
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