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The Five-Minute Philosopher
80 Unquestionably Good Answers to 80 Unanswerable Big Questions
Written by Gerald Benedict


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 1, 2012
Price: $8.99

Wise and down-to-earth answers to 80 of the eternal questions that we are likely to ponder, in our more thoughtful moments, on our life's journey - from 'Is there a God?' to 'Is a human being just another animal?' Read more >
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Passion of the Western Mind
Passion of the Western Mind
Written by Richard Tarnas
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307804525
Our Price: $11.99
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Passion of the Western Mind

Written by Richard Tarnas


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2011
Price: $11.99

"[This] magnificent critical survey, with its inherent respect for both the 'Westt's mainstream high culture' and the 'radically changing world' of the 1990s, offers a new breakthrough for lay and scholarly readers alike...Allows readers to grasp the big picture of Western culture for the first time."
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Chinese Philosophy - Simple Guides

Written by Peter Nancarrow


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $4.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate the variety, subtlety and wisdom of a unique philosophical tradition

• to understand the major schools of thought that have shaped Chinese civilization

• to draw on a rich cultural resource for different perspectives on questions of our time

• to recognize traditional concepts that continue to... Read more >
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Greek Philosophy - Simple Guides

Written by Sophia Macdonald


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $4.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate the revolution in thinking brought about by the Ancient Greek philosophers, who sought to make sense of the world through analysis, reasoning and argument

• to recognize the key ideas of the most significant philosophers and their contribution to Western thought

• to learn about the...

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Chinese Philosophy - Simple Guides
Chinese Philosophy - Simple Guides
Written by Peter Nancarrow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334890
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Chinese Philosophy - Simple Guides

Written by Peter Nancarrow


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: August 4, 2009
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate the variety, subtlety and wisdom of a unique philosophical tradition

• to understand the major schools of thought that have shaped Chinese civilization

• to draw on a rich cultural resource for different perspectives on questions of our time

• to recognize traditional concepts that continue to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Greek Philosophy - Simple Guides
Greek Philosophy - Simple Guides
Written by Sophia Macdonald
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334883
Our Price: $10.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Greek Philosophy - Simple Guides

Written by Sophia Macdonald


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: August 4, 2009
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate the revolution in thinking brought about by the Ancient Greek philosophers, who sought to make sense of the world through analysis, reasoning and argument

• to recognize the key ideas of the most significant philosophers and their contribution to Western thought

• to learn about the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Philosopher's Handbook
The Philosopher's Handbook
Edited by Stanley Rosen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307559074
Our Price: $13.99
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The Philosopher's Handbook
Essential Readings from Plato to Kant
Edited by Stanley Rosen


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2009
Price: $13.99

An ideal introduction for the casual reader and a beneficial reference for the student, The Philosopher's Handbook features the writings of some of the world's most influential philosophers. Based on the premise that all human beings are curious about their existence, Rosen's collection brings together primary excerpts from the works of... Read more >
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