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Agonistics
Agonistics
Written by Chantal Mouffe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681145
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Agonistics
Thinking The World Politically
Written by Chantal Mouffe


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2013
Price: $95.00

Political conflict in our society is inevitable, and its results are often far from negative. How then should we deal with the intractable differences arising from complex modern culture?

Developing her groundbreaking political philosophy of agonistics – the search for a radical and plural democracy – Chantal Mouffe examines international relations, strategies for radical politics... Read more >
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A Companion To Marx's Capital, Volume 2
A Companion To Marx's Capital, Volume 2
Written by David Harvey
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681220
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A Companion To Marx's Capital, Volume 2

Written by David Harvey


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2013
Price: $95.00

The biggest financial crisis since the Great Depression shows no sign of coming to a close and Marx’s work remains key in understanding the cycles that lead to recession. For nearly forty years, David Harvey has written and lectured on Capital, becoming one of the world’s most foremost Marx scholars.

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Identity and Difference
Identity and Difference
Written by Etienne Balibar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681350
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Identity and Difference
John Locke and the Invention of Consciousness
Written by Etienne Balibar


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2013
Price: $95.00

John Locke’s foundational place in the history of British empiricism and liberal political thought is well established. So, in what sense can Locke be considered a modern European philosopher? Identity and Difference argues for reassessing this canonical figure. Closely examining the "treatise on identity" added to the second edition of An... Read more >
Rhapsody For The Theatre
Rhapsody For The Theatre
Written by Alain Badiou, Introduction by Bruno Bosteels
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681268
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Rhapsody For The Theatre

Written by Alain Badiou
Introduction by Bruno Bosteels


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2013
Price: $95.00

For Alain Badiou, theatre—unlike cinema—is the place for the staging of a truly emancipatory collective subject. In this sense theatre is, of all the arts, the one strictly homologous to politics: both theatre and politics depend on a limited set of texts or statements, collectively enacted by a group of actors... Read more >
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The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg
The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg
Written by Rosa Luxemburg, Edited by Peter Hudis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844679744
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The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg
Volume I: Economic Writings I
Written by Rosa Luxemburg
Edited by Peter Hudis


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $120.00

This first volume in Rosa Luxemburg’s Complete Works, entitled Economic Writings 1, contains some of Luxemburg’s most important statements on the globalization of capital, wage labor, imperialism, and pre-capitalist economic formations.

In addition to a new translation of her doctoral dissertation, “The Industrial Development of Poland,” Volume I includes the first complete English-language publication of her... Read more >
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Just Babies
Just Babies
Written by Paul Bloom
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307886842
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Just Babies
The Origins of Good and Evil
Written by Paul Bloom


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $26.00

A leading cognitive scientist argues that a deep sense of good and evil is bred in the bone.
 
From John Locke to Sigmund Freud, philosophers and psychologists have long believed that we begin life as blank moral slates. Many of us take for granted that babies are born selfish and that it is...

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Just Babies
Just Babies
Written by Paul Bloom
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ISBN: 9780307886866
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The Origins of Good and Evil
Written by Paul Bloom


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $12.99

A leading cognitive scientist argues that a deep sense of good and evil is bred in the bone.
 
From John Locke to Sigmund Freud, philosophers and psychologists have long believed that we begin life as blank moral slates. Many of us take for granted that babies are born selfish and that it is...

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Just Babies
Just Babies
Written by Paul Bloom, Read by Mike Chamberlain
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ISBN: 9780385367080
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Just Babies
The Origins of Good and Evil
Written by Paul Bloom
Read by Mike Chamberlain


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $20.00

A leading cognitive scientist argues that a deep sense of good and evil is bred in the bone.
 
From John Locke to Sigmund Freud, philosophers and psychologists have long believed that we begin life as blank moral slates. Many of us take for granted that babies are born selfish and that it is...

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Lila
Lila
Written by Robert Pirsig
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307764218
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Lila
An Inquiry Into Morals
Written by Robert Pirsig


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2013
Price: $7.99

The author of Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance examines life's essential issues as he recounts the journey down the Hudson River in a sailboat of his philosopher-narrator Phaedrus. Read more >
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The 47 Ronin
The 47 Ronin
Written by Sean Michael Wilson, Illustrated by Akiko Shimojima
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801378
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The 47 Ronin
A Graphic Novel
Written by Sean Michael Wilson
Illustrated by Akiko Shimojima


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $14.95

A graphic novel version of the most dramatic example of bushido—the samurai code—in Japanese history.

     In the eighteenth century, forty-seven samurai avenged the death of their master in a plot that would take over two years to complete. After succeeding in their mission, the masterless samurai—known as ronin—all committed ritual suicide... Read more >
50 Big Ideas You Really Need to Know

Written by Ben Dupre


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $12.95

50 Big Ideas You Really Need to Know is a concise, accessible and popular guide to the central tenets of Western thought. Every important principle of philosophy, religion, politics, economics, the arts and the sciences is profiled in a series of short illustrated essays, complemented by an informative array of timelines... Read more >
The Big Questions: Philosophy

Written by Simon Blackburn


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $12.95

Bestselling author Simon Blackburn tackles the key questions in philosophy—and provides easy-to-understand and enlightening answers.

In Big Questions: Philosophy, bestselling author Simon Blackburn addresses the 20 essential questions:

What is the meaning of life? Am I free? Why is there something and not nothing? What do we really know? Is there such a... Read more >
The Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg
Volume I: Economic Writings I
Written by Rosa Luxemburg
Edited by Peter Hudis


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $94.95

This first volume of Rosa Luxemburg’s Complete Works, entitled Economic Writings I, will contain some of Luxemburg’s most important writings on the globalization of capital, wage labor, imperialism and pre-capitalist economic formations, most of which have never before appeared in English. In addition to including a new translation of her doctoral... Read more >
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How to Outwit Aristotle

Written by Peter Cave


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $12.95

Everything you ever wanted to know about philosophy in 35 bite-size chapters: From the realm of the unconscious to the principles of logic, How to Outwit Aristotle will help you think like a philosopher. Witty and accessible, this is a superb introduction to the subject by one of Britain’s most engaging... Read more >
Philosophy: A Beginner's Guide to the Ideas of 100 Great Thinkers

Written by Jeremy Harwood


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $12.95

From philosophy’s founding fathers like Thales, Socrates, and Plato to great minds of the post-modern era like Sartre, Ayer, and Feyerabend, this essential guide distills the thoughts of the world’s most influential minds and explains their answers to some of philosophy’s key questions. Is there a Supreme Being? Who am I?... Read more >
Soul Repair
Soul Repair
Written by Rita Nakashima Brock and Gabriella Lettini
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807029121
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Soul Repair
Recovering from Moral Injury after War
Written by Rita Nakashima Brock and Gabriella Lettini


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $15.00

The first book to explore the idea and effect of moral injury on veterans, their families, and their communities
 
Although veterans make up only 7 percent of the U.S. population, they account for an alarming 20 percent of all suicides. And though treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder has undoubtedly alleviated suffering and... Read more >
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The Story of Philosophy

Written by James Garvey and Jeremy Stangroom


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $12.95

The Story of Philosophy sees philosophy for what it is: a passionate, exhilarating quest for human understanding that cannot be reduced to dry categories or simple definitions. Accessible writing, brilliant scholarship and over 150 colour illustrations combine to form a richly informative and highly entertaining work of narrative history.

Packed with intriguing... Read more >
Think
Think
Written by Guy P. Harrison
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ISBN: 9781616148072
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Think
Why You Should Question Everything
Written by Guy P. Harrison


Format: Trade Paperback, 300 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $16.95

Think more critically, learn to question everything, and don't let your own brain trip you up.
  
This fresh and exciting approach to science, skepticism, and critical thinking will enlighten and inspire readers of all ages. With a mix of wit and wisdom, it challenges everyone to think like a scientist, embrace the skeptical... Read more >
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Think
Why You Should Question Everything
Written by Guy P. Harrison


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $11.99

Think more critically, learn to question everything, and don't let your own brain trip you up.
  
This fresh and exciting approach to science, skepticism, and critical thinking will enlighten and inspire readers of all ages. With a mix of wit and wisdom, it challenges everyone to think like a scientist, embrace the skeptical... Read more >
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Words of Wisdom

Written by Gareth Southwell


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $16.95

Words of Wisdom brings together 360 of philosophy’s most famous quotations, explaining their meaning and telling the stories behind them. Western philosophy may be said to have begun in ancient Greece, where, inscribed in his temple at Delphi, the words of the god Apollo commanded those who sought wisdom to first... Read more >
The Cave and the Light
The Cave and the Light
Written by Arthur Herman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553807301
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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: Hardcover, 704 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $35.00

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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The Cave and the Light
The Cave and the Light
Written by Arthur Herman
Format: eBook
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: $17.99

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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The Antinomies Of Realism

Written by Fredric Jameson


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $34.95

The Antinomies of Realism is a history ofthe nineteenth-century realist novel and its legacy told without a glimmer of nostalgia for artistic achievements that the movement of history makes it impossible to recreate. The works of Zola, Tolstoy, Pérez Galdós, and George Eliot are in the most profound sense inimitable, yet... Read more >
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The Antinomies Of Realism
The Antinomies Of Realism
Written by Fredric Jameson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681336
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The Antinomies Of Realism

Written by Fredric Jameson


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $34.95

The Antinomies of Realism is a history ofthe nineteenth-century realist novel and its legacy told without a glimmer of nostalgia for artistic achievements that the movement of history makes it impossible to recreate. The works of Zola, Tolstoy, Pérez Galdós, and George Eliot are in the most profound sense inimitable, yet... Read more >
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Identity And Difference
Identity And Difference
Written by Etienne Balibar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681343
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Identity And Difference
John Locke And The Invention Of Consciousness
Written by Etienne Balibar


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $23.95

John Locke’s foundational place in the history of British empiricism and liberal political thought is well established. So, in what sense can Locke be considered a modern European philosopher? Identity and Difference argues for reassessing this canonical figure. Closely examining the "treatise on identity" added to the second edition of An... Read more >
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