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Congratulations, by the way
Congratulations, by the way
Written by George Saunders, Read by George Saunders
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ISBN: 9780804193009
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Congratulations, by the way
Some Thoughts on Kindness
Written by George Saunders
Read by George Saunders


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $7.50

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Three months after George Saunders gave a graduation address at Syracuse University, a transcript of that speech was posted on the website of The New York Times, where its simple, uplifting message struck a deep chord. Within days, it had been shared more than one million times. Why?... Read more >
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Congratulations, by the way
Congratulations, by the way
Written by George Saunders
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ISBN: 9780812996289
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Congratulations, by the way
Some Thoughts on Kindness
Written by George Saunders


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $9.99

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Three months after George Saunders gave a graduation address at Syracuse University, a transcript of that speech was posted on the website of The New York Times, where its simple, uplifting message struck a deep chord. Within days, it had been shared more than one million times. Why?... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a hardcover.
Congratulations, by the way
Congratulations, by the way
Written by George Saunders
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812996272
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Congratulations, by the way
Some Thoughts on Kindness
Written by George Saunders


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $14.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Three months after George Saunders gave a graduation address at Syracuse University, a transcript of that speech was posted on the website of The New York Times, where its simple, uplifting message struck a deep chord. Within days, it had been shared more than one million times. Why?... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
Developing Jin
Developing Jin
Written by Phillip Starr
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947609
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Developing Jin
Silk-Reeling Power in Tai Chi and the Internal Martial Arts
Written by Phillip Starr


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $18.95

Developing Jin provides a complete and progressive training regimen for increasing and refining chansi-jin, also known as silk-reeling power or coiling power--the true power of the internal martial arts. With step-by-step instructions and photographs, experienced teacher Philip Starr walks readers through a variety of techniques designed to help practitioners feel and... Read more >
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Developing Jin
Silk-Reeling Power in Tai Chi and the Internal Martial Arts
Written by Phillip Starr


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $14.99

Developing Jin provides a complete and progressive training regimen for increasing and refining chansi-jin, also known as silk-reeling power or coiling power--the true power of the internal martial arts. With step-by-step instructions and photographs, experienced teacher Philip Starr walks readers through a variety of techniques designed to help practitioners feel and... 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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The Heart of Zen
The Heart of Zen
Written by Jun Po Denis Kelly Roshi and Keith Martin-Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947647
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The Heart of Zen
Enlightenment, Emotional Maturity, and What It Really Takes for Spiritual Liberation
Written by Jun Po Denis Kelly Roshi and Keith Martin-Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $16.95

While we are more and more familiar with popular ideas of enlightenment and spiritual awakening, life still comes at us full force, and hope can turn to frustration as the gulf between our spiritual belief and our everyday life seems to loom ever larger. Through spirited Q&A sessions with Zen master... Read more >
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The Heart of Zen
Enlightenment, Emotional Maturity, and What It Really Takes for Spiritual Liberation
Written by Jun Po Denis Kelly Roshi and Keith Martin-Smith


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $12.99

While we are more and more familiar with popular ideas of enlightenment and spiritual awakening, life still comes at us full force, and hope can turn to frustration as the gulf between our spiritual belief and our everyday life seems to loom ever larger. Through spirited Q&A sessions with Zen master... Read more >
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Anti-Nietzsche
Anti-Nietzsche
Written by Malcolm Bull
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781683163
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Anti-Nietzsche

Written by Malcolm Bull


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $22.95

Nietzsche, the philosopher seemingly opposed to everyone, has met with remarkably little opposition himself. He remains what he wanted to be— the limit-philosopher of a modernity that never ends. In this provocative, sometimes disturbing book, Bull argues that merely to reject Nietzsche is not to escape his lure. He seduces by... Read more >
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The Authentic Life
The Authentic Life
Written by Ezra Bayda
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800920
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The Authentic Life
Zen Wisdom for Living Free from Complacency and Fear
Written by Ezra Bayda


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $16.95

How to live your life genuinely, honestly, and happily in the face of the inevitable difficulties that arise--more wonderfully accessible Zen teachings for living from the author of Being Zen.

Ever feel like your efforts to live a life of wisdom, honesty, and compassion are hijacked by, well, life? Take heart. Ezra... Read more >
Did Somebody Say Totalitarianism?
5 Interventions in the (Mis)Use of a Notion
Written by Slavoj Zizek


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $22.95

In some circles, a nod towards totalitarianism is enough to dismiss any critique of the status quo. Such is the insidiousness of the neo-liberal ideology, argues Slavoj Žižek.  Did Somebody Say Totalitarianism? turns a specious rhetorical strategy on its head to identify a network of family resemblances between totalitarianism and modern... Read more >
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The Emancipated Spectator

Written by Jacques Ranciere


Format: eBook, 134 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $17.95

The theorists of art and film commonly depict the modern audience as aesthetically and politically passive. In response, both artists and thinkers have sought to transform the spectator into an active agent and the spectacle into a communal performance.

In this follow-up to the acclaimed The Future of the Image, Rancière takes... Read more >
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The Hegel Variations
On the Phenomenology of Spirit
Written by Fredric Jameson


Format: eBook, 136 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $24.95

In this major new study, philosopher and cultural theorist Fredric Jameson offers an innovative reading of a book that forms part of the bedrock of modern Western thought: Hegel’s Phenomenology of Spirit.

Whereas other writers have interpreted the Phenomenology as a rigidly closed system, Jameson discovers it to be a more fluid... Read more >
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A Philosophy of Walking
A Philosophy of Walking
Written by Frederic Gros, Illustrated by Clifford Harper, Translated by John Howe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781682708
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A Philosophy of Walking

Written by Frederic Gros
Illustrated by Clifford Harper
Translated by John Howe


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $24.95

"It is only ideas gained from walking that have any worth."—Nietzsche

In A Philosophy of Walking, a bestseller in France, leading thinker Frédéric Gros charts the many different ways we get from A to B — the pilgrimage, the promenade, the protest march, the nature ramble — and reveals what they say about us.

Gros draws attention to... Read more >
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A Philosophy of Walking

Written by Frederic Gros
Illustrated by Clifford Harper
Translated by John Howe


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $24.95

"It is only ideas gained from walking that have any worth."—Nietzsche

In A Philosophy of Walking, a bestseller in France, leading thinker Frédéric Gros charts the many different ways we get from A to B — the pilgrimage, the promenade, the protest march, the nature ramble — and reveals what they say about us.

Gros draws attention to... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Proletarian Nights
The Workers' Dream in Nineteenth-Century France
Written by Jacques Ranciere


Format: eBook, 478 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $29.95

Proletarian Nights, previously published in English as Nights of Labor and one of Rancière’s most important works, dramatically reinterprets the Revolution of 1830, contending that workers were not rebelling against specific hardships and conditions but against the unyielding predetermination of their lives. Through a study of worker-run newspapers, letters, journals, and... Read more >
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On Being Blue
A Philosophical Inquiry
Written by William H. Gass
Introduction by Michael Gorra


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $14.00

On Being Blue is a book about everything blue—sex and sleaze and sadness, among other things—and about everything else. It brings us the world in a word as only William H. Gass, among contemporary American writers, can do.
 
Gass writes:
Of the colors, blue and green have the greatest emotional... Read more >
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The New Way Of The World
On Neoliberal Society
Written by Pierre Dardot and Christian Laval
Translated by Gregory Elliott


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $29.95

Exploring the genesis of neoliberalism, and the political and economic circumstances of its deployment, Pierre Dardot and Christian Laval dispel numerous common misconceptions. Neoliberalism is neither a return to classical liberalism nor the restoration of “pure” capitalism. To misinterpret neoliberalism is to fail to understand what is new about it: far... Read more >
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On Being Blue
On Being Blue
Written by William H. Gass, Introduction by Michael Gorra
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590177181
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On Being Blue
A Philosophical Inquiry
Written by William H. Gass
Introduction by Michael Gorra


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $14.00

On Being Blue is a book about everything blue—sex and sleaze and sadness, among other things—and about everything else. It brings us the world in a word as only William H. Gass, among contemporary American writers, can do.

Gass writes:
Of the colors, blue and green have the greatest emotional... Read more >
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On The Reproduction Of Capitalism
Ideology And Ideological State Apparatuses
Written by Louis Althusser
Foreword by Etienne Balibar


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $29.95

Louis Althusser’s renowned short text ‘Ideology and Ideological State Apparatuses’ radically transformed the concept of the subject, the understanding of the state and even the very frameworks of cultural, political and literary theory. The text has influenced thinkers such as Judith Butler, Ernesto Laclau and Slavoj Žižek.

The piece is, in fact, an extract from a... Read more >
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Utopia or Bust: A Guide to the Present Crisis
Utopia or Bust: A Guide to the Present Crisis
Written by Benjamin Kunkel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781683279
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Utopia or Bust: A Guide to the Present Crisis

Written by Benjamin Kunkel


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $14.95

After the financial crash and the great recession, the media rediscovered Karl marx, socialist theory, and the very idea that capitalism can be questioned.

But in spite of the publicity, the main paths of contemporary critical thought have gone unexplored
outside of the academy. Benjamin Kunkel’s Utopia or Bust leads readers — whether politically committed or simply curious &mdash... Read more >
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Utopia or Bust: A Guide to the Present Crisis

Written by Benjamin Kunkel


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $14.95

After the financial crash and the great recession, the media rediscovered Karl marx, socialist theory, and the very idea that capitalism can be questioned.

But in spite of the publicity, the main paths of contemporary critical thought have gone unexplored
outside of the academy. Benjamin Kunkel’s Utopia or Bust leads readers — whether politically committed or simply curious &mdash... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Plato at the Googleplex
Plato at the Googleplex
Written by Rebecca Goldstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307378194
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Plato at the Googleplex
Why Philosophy Won't Go Away
Written by Rebecca Goldstein


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $29.95

Is philosophy obsolete? Are the ancient questions still relevant in the age of cosmology and neuroscience, not to mention crowd-sourcing and cable news? The acclaimed philosopher and novelist Rebecca Newberger Goldstein provides a dazzlingly original plunge into the drama of philosophy, revealing its hidden role in today’s debates on religion, morality...

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