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On The Pleasure Principle In Culture
On The Pleasure Principle In Culture
Written by Robert Pfaller
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681756
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On The Pleasure Principle In Culture
Illusions Without Owners
Written by Robert Pfaller


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $95.00

In this fascinating work of cultural theory and philosophy, Robert Pfaller explores the hidden cost of our contemporary approach to pleasure, belief and illusion.


Sports, design, eroticism, social intercourse and games – indeed, all those aspects of our culture commonly deemed ‘pleasurable’–seem to require beliefs that many regard as illusory. But in considering themselves above the self-deceptions... Read more >
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Willing Slaves Of Capital
Willing Slaves Of Capital
Written by Frederic Lordon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681619
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Willing Slaves Of Capital
Spinoza And Marx On Desire
Written by Frederic Lordon


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2014
Price: $95.00

Why do people work for other people? This seemingly naïve question is at the heart of Lordon's argument. To complement Marx's partial answers, especially in the face of the disconcerting spectacle of the engaged, enthusiastic employee, Lordon brings to bear a "Spinozist anthropology" that reveals the fundamental role of affects and... Read more >
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On The Pleasure Principle In Culture
Illusions Without Owners
Written by Robert Pfaller


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $26.95

For many illusions, it is easy to find owners – people who proudly declare that they believe in things such as life after death, human reason, and self-regulation of financial markets. Yet there are also different kinds of illusions at work, for example, in art: trompe l’oeil-painting pleases its observers with... Read more >
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On The Pleasure Principle In Culture
On The Pleasure Principle In Culture
Written by Robert Pfaller
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681749
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On The Pleasure Principle In Culture
Illusions Without Owners
Written by Robert Pfaller


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $26.95

For many illusions it is easy to find owners—people who proudly declare their belief in things such as life after death, human reason, or the self-regulation of financial markets. Yet there are also different kinds of illusions, too, for example, in art: trompe l'oeil painting pleases its observers with "anonymous illusions"—illusions... Read more >
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24/7
24/7
Written by Jonathan Crary
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781683101
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24/7
Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep
Written by Jonathan Crary


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $12.95

24/7: Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep explores some of the ruinous consequences of the expanding non-stop processes of twenty-first-century capitalism. The marketplace now operates through every hour of the clock, pushing us into constant activity and eroding forms of community and political expression, damaging the fabric of everyday life.

Jonathan Crary... Read more >
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Willing Slaves Of Capital
Spinoza And Marx On Desire
Written by Frederic Lordon


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $26.95

Why do people work for other people? This seemingly naïve question is at the heart of Lordon's argument. To complement Marx's partial answers, especially in the face of the disconcerting spectacle of the engaged, enthusiastic employee, Lordon brings to bear a "Spinozist anthropology" that reveals the fundamental role of affects and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Willing Slaves Of Capital
Willing Slaves Of Capital
Written by Frederic Lordon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681602
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Willing Slaves Of Capital
Spinoza And Marx On Desire
Written by Frederic Lordon


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $26.95

Why do people work for other people? This seemingly naïve question is at the heart of Lordon's argument. To complement Marx's partial answers, especially in the face of the disconcerting spectacle of the engaged, enthusiastic employee, Lordon brings to bear a "Spinozist anthropology" that reveals the fundamental role of affects and... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Assholes
Assholes
Written by Aaron James
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804171359
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Assholes
A Theory
Written by Aaron James


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $14.95

What does it mean for someone to be an asshole? The answer is not obvious, despite the fact that we are often stuck dealing with people for whom there is no better name. We try to avoid them, but assholes are everywhere—at work, at home, on the road, in the public... Read more >
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Making Money
Making Money
Written by Ole Bjerg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781682654
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Making Money
The Philosophy of Crisis Capitalism
Written by Ole Bjerg


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $29.95

What is money? Where does it come from? Who makes our money today? And how can we understand the current state of our economy as a crisis of money itself?

In Making Money, Ole Bjerg turns these questions into a matter of philosophical rather than economic analysis. Using the thinking of... Read more >
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Making Money
Making Money
Written by Ole Bjerg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781682661
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Making Money
The Philosophy of Crisis Capitalism
Written by Ole Bjerg


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $95.00

Making Money examines the interrelation between problem gambling, drug addiction and shopaholism on the one hand and contemporary capitalism on the other. Drawing on a wide range of sources, from neurobiological research to Marx's theory of surplus value and from Andersen's tale of "The Princess and the Pea" to interviews with... Read more >
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Making Money
The Philosophy of Crisis Capitalism
Written by Ole Bjerg


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $29.95

What is money? Where does it come from? Who makes our money today? And how can we understand the current state of our economy as a crisis of money itself?

In Making Money, Ole Bjerg turns these questions into a matter of philosophical rather than economic analysis. Using the thinking of... Read more >
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Screened Out
Screened Out
Written by Jean Baudrillard, Translated by Chris Turner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681558
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Screened Out

Written by Jean Baudrillard
Translated by Chris Turner


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $17.95

‘Watching the president’s Christmas message produces this necropolar, white-mass sensation. Seeing the video broadcast of the Christmas service in the cathedral itself, with these pathetic screens and the young worshippers slumped around them here and there, you tell yourself that God and religion deserved better. Deserved to die, yes, but not... Read more >
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Screened Out

Written by Jean Baudrillard
Translated by Chris Turner


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $17.95

‘Watching the president’s Christmas message produces this necropolar, white-mass sensation. Seeing the video broadcast of the Christmas service in the cathedral itself, with these pathetic screens and the young worshippers slumped around them here and there, you tell yourself that God and religion deserved better. Deserved to die, yes, but not... Read more >
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Lo Que el Dinero No Puede Comprar
Lo Que el Dinero No Puede Comprar
Written by Michael J. Sandel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9788499922324
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Lo Que el Dinero No Puede Comprar

Written by Michael J. Sandel


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $20.00

¿Cómo impedir que los valores del mercado se impongan allí donde no corresponden?

¿Deberíamos pagar a los niños para que lean libros o saquen buenas notas?
¿Deberíamos permitir que las empresas compren el derecho a contaminar el medio ambiente? ¿Es ético pagar a gente para probar nuevos  medicamentos peligrosos o para donar... Read more >
24/7
24/7
Written by Jonathan Crary
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781680933
Our Price: $16.95
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24/7
Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep
Written by Jonathan Crary


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $16.95

24/7: Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep explores some of the ruinous consequences of the expanding non-stop processes of twenty-first-century capitalism. The marketplace now operates through every hour of the clock, pushing us into constant activity and eroding forms of community and political expression, damaging the fabric of everyday life.

Jonathan Crary... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
24/7
Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep
Written by Jonathan Crary


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $16.95

24/7: Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep explores some of the ruinous consequences of the expanding non-stop processes of twenty-first-century capitalism. The marketplace now operates through every hour of the clock, pushing us into constant activity and eroding forms of community and political expression, damaging the fabric of everyday life.

Jonathan Crary... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Philosophy for a Better World

Written by Floris Van Den Berg


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $14.99

You won’t see the world in the same light after reading this urgent and inspiring call to action.
 
In this thought-provoking book, Dutch philosopher Floris van den Berg proposes a new perspective, called universal subjectivism, which can be adopted by anyone regardless of religious or philosophical orientation. It takes into... Read more >
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Philosophy for a Better World
Philosophy for a Better World
Written by Floris Van Den Berg
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ISBN: 9781616145033
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Philosophy for a Better World

Written by Floris Van Den Berg


Format: Trade Paperback, 290 pages
On Sale: June 4, 2013
Price: $23.00

You won’t see the world in the same light after reading this urgent and inspiring call to action.
 
In this thought-provoking book, Dutch philosopher Floris van den Berg proposes a new perspective, called universal subjectivism, which can be adopted by anyone regardless of religious or philosophical orientation. It takes into... Read more >
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The Ascent of Humanity
The Ascent of Humanity
Written by Charles Eisenstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781583946367
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The Ascent of Humanity
Civilization and the Human Sense of Self
Written by Charles Eisenstein


Format: Hardcover, 576 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Price: $29.95

Charles Eisenstein explores the history and potential future of civilization, tracing the converging crises of our age to the illusion of the separate self. In this limited hardcover edition of Eisenstein's landmark book, he argues that our disconnection from one another and the natural world has mislaid the foundations of science... Read more >
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The Ascent of Humanity
The Ascent of Humanity
Written by Charles Eisenstein
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583945353
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The Ascent of Humanity
Civilization and the Human Sense of Self
Written by Charles Eisenstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Price: $24.95

Charles Eisenstein explores the history and potential future of civilization, tracing the converging crises of our age to the illusion of the separate self. In this landmark book, Eisenstein explains how a disconnection from the natural world and one another is built into the foundations of civilization: into science, religion, money... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
The Ascent of Humanity
Civilization and the Human Sense of Self
Written by Charles Eisenstein


Format: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Price: $19.95

Charles Eisenstein explores the history and potential future of civilization, tracing the converging crises of our age to the illusion of the separate self. In this limited hardcover edition of Eisenstein's landmark book, he argues that our disconnection from one another and the natural world has mislaid the foundations of science... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Assholes
Assholes
Written by Aaron James
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385535656
Our Price: $23.95
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Assholes
A Theory
Written by Aaron James


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $23.95

In the spirit of the mega-selling On Bullshit, philosopher Aaron James presents a theory of the asshole that is both intellectually provocative and existentially necessary.

What does it mean for someone to be an asshole? The answer is not obvious, despite the fact that we are often personally stuck dealing with people...

Read more >
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Assholes
Assholes
Written by Aaron James
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385535687
Our Price: $11.99
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Assholes
A Theory
Written by Aaron James


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $11.99

In the spirit of the mega-selling On Bullshit, philosopher Aaron James presents a theory of the asshole that is both intellectually provocative and existentially necessary.

What does it mean for someone to be an asshole? The answer is not obvious, despite the fact that we are often personally stuck dealing with people...

Read more >
Assholes
Assholes
Written by Aaron James, Read by Arthur Morey
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780449807118
Our Price: $17.50

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Assholes
A Theory
Written by Aaron James
Read by Arthur Morey


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $17.50

In the spirit of the mega-selling On Bullshit, philosopher Aaron James presents a theory of the asshole that is both intellectually provocative and existentially necessary.

What does it mean for someone to be an asshole? The answer is not obvious, despite the fact that we are often personally stuck dealing with people...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Impossible Exchange
Impossible Exchange
Written by Jean Baudrillard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844677917
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Impossible Exchange

Written by Jean Baudrillard


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: January 16, 2012
Price: $15.95

Working his way through the various spheres and systems of everyday life—the political, the juridical, the economical, the aesthetic, the biological, among others—he finds that they are all characterized by the same non-equivalence, and hence the same eccentricity. Literally, they have no meaning outside themselves and cannot be exchanged for anything... Read more >
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