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The Essential William James

Edited by John R. Shook


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 5, 2011
Price: $11.99

William James (1842-1910) was one of the most original and influential American thinkers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. As a professor at Harvard University he published many works that had a wide-ranging impact on both psychology and philosophy. His Principles of Psychology was the most important English-language work... Read more >
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The Essential William James
The Essential William James
Edited by John R. Shook
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ISBN: 9781616144395
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The Essential William James

Edited by John R. Shook


Format: Trade Paperback, 422 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $18.00

William James (1842-1910) was one of the most original and influential American thinkers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. As a professor at Harvard University he published many works that had a wide-ranging impact on both psychology and philosophy. His Principles of Psychology was the most important English-language work... Read more >
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The Arithmetic of Life and Death
The Arithmetic of Life and Death
Written by George Shaffner
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ISBN: 9780307775740
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The Arithmetic of Life and Death

Written by George Shaffner


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 15, 2010
Price: $13.99

Whether you realize it or not, numbers are everywhere--and integral to almost every facet of your life . . . from your next raise in pay to the inevitable rise of inflation, your weekly family budget to your end of the national debt. And as George Shaffner amazingly reveals, there are... Read more >
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Evidence and Inquiry
Evidence and Inquiry
Written by Susan Haack
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591026891
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Evidence and Inquiry
A Pragmatist Reconstruction of Epistemology
Written by Susan Haack


Format: Trade Paperback, 425 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2009
Price: $21.95

Described by Hilary Putnam as "both a fine introduction and a significant contribution"
to epistemology, and by Anthony Quinton as "at once comprehensive … and judicious," Evidence and Inquiry is unique both in its scope and in its originality. C. I. Lewis’s foundationalism, BonJour’s and Davidson’s coherentism, Popper’s critical rationalism, Quine’s... Read more >
Status Anxiety
Status Anxiety
Written by Alain De Botton
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307491336
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Status Anxiety

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $13.99

Anyone who’s ever lost sleep over an unreturned phone call or the neighbor’s Lexus had better read Alain de Botton’s irresistibly clear-headed new book, immediately. For in its pages, a master explicator of our civilization and its discontents turns his attention to the insatiable quest for status, a quest that has... Read more >
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The Art of Travel
The Art of Travel
Written by Alain De Botton
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ISBN: 9780307481665
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The Art of Travel

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2008
Price: $13.99

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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John Dewey's Quest for Unity
John Dewey's Quest for Unity
Written by Richard M. Gale
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591026303
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John Dewey's Quest for Unity
The Journey of a Promethean Mystic
Written by Richard M. Gale


Format: Hardcover, 215 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2008
Price: $32.99

In this appreciation of John Dewey's enormous contribution to American philosophy, Richard M Gale argues that what makes Dewey's philosophy unique and exciting is his attempt to synthesize what Gale calls 'Prometheanism' with Dewey's unique brand of mysticism. As Gale points out, Dewey celebrated human beings as Promethean creators of meaning... Read more >
Status Anxiety
Status Anxiety
Written by Alain De Botton
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ISBN: 9780375725357
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Status Anxiety

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2005
Price: $16.00

Anyone who’s ever lost sleep over an unreturned phone call or the neighbor’s Lexus had better read Alain de Botton’s irresistibly clear-headed new book, immediately. For in its pages, a master explicator of our civilization and its discontents turns his attention to the insatiable quest for status, a quest that has... Read more >
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