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Philosophical Pearls of the Shakespearean Deep

Written by Farhang Zabeeh


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 29, 2013
Price: $14.99

Offers many fresh insights that will give even longtime readers of Shakespeare a new appreciation of the great master.

Scholars have long debated the extent of Shakespeare's education. Although his friend and admirer Ben Jonson said of him, "thou hadst small Latine and lesse Greek," Shakespeare's plays reveal a wide familiarity with... Read more >
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The Science Delusion
The Science Delusion
Written by Curtis White
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781612192000
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The Science Delusion
Asking the Big Questions in a Culture of Easy Answers
Written by Curtis White


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: May 28, 2013
Price: $23.95

One of our most brilliant social critics—and the author of the bestselling The Middle Mind—presents a scathing critique of the “delusions” of science alongside a rousing defense of the role of art and philosophy in our culture

The so-called new atheists, most famously Richard Dawkins and Christopher Hitchens, made a splash in the... Read more >
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The Science Delusion
Asking the Big Questions in a Culture of Easy Answers
Written by Curtis White


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 28, 2013
Price: $23.95

One of our most brilliant social critics—author of the bestselling The Middle Mind—presents a scathing critique of the “delusions” of science alongside a rousing defense of the tradition of Romanticism and the “big” questions.

With the rise of religion critics such as Richard Dawkins, and of pseudo-science advocates such as Malcolm Gladwell... Read more >
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If You Meet the Buddha on the Road, Kill Him
If You Meet the Buddha on the Road, Kill Him
Written by Sheldon Kopp
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804150965
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If You Meet the Buddha on the Road, Kill Him
The Pilgrimage Of Psychotherapy Patients
Written by Sheldon Kopp


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2013
Price: $7.99

Therapists do not and cannot give answers. Explore the true nature of the therapeutic relationship, and realize that the guru is no Buddha. He is just another human struggling. Understanding the shape of your own personal ills will lead you on your journey to recovery. Sheldon Kopp has a realistic approach... Read more >
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The 36 Strategies of the Martial Arts
The 36 Strategies of the Martial Arts
Written by Hiroshi Moriya, Translated by William Scott Wilson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590309926
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The 36 Strategies of the Martial Arts
The Classic Chinese Guide for Success in War, Business, and Life
Written by Hiroshi Moriya
Translated by William Scott Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $18.95

Here is a collection of ancient Chinese maxims on strategy, battlefield tactics, and deception—in the spirit of such classics as The Art of War and The Book of Five Rings—made fresh and relevant with contemporary examples and explanation. The origin of The 36 Strategies of the Martial Arts is unknown; however... Read more >
Hating Perfection (Revised Edition)
A Subtle Search for the Best Possible World
Written by John F. Williams


Format: eBook, 396 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $11.99

The best heaven and the worst hell are the same place. Travel with author John F. Williams into the jungles of Laos and into a new understanding of existence.

In lively short stories, Hating Perfection shows the everyday world as uncanny, equally strange as the imaginary worlds of Borges or Kafka. This... Read more >
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Hating Perfection (Revised Edition)
Hating Perfection (Revised Edition)
Written by John F. Williams
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ISBN: 9781616148751
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Hating Perfection (Revised Edition)
A Subtle Search for the Best Possible World
Written by John F. Williams


Format: Trade Paperback, 396 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $19.99

The best heaven and the worst hell are the same place. Travel with author John F. Williams into the jungles of Laos and into a new understanding of existence. 

In lively short stories, Hating Perfection shows the everyday world as uncanny, equally strange as the imaginary worlds of Borges or Kafka. This... Read more >
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Putting Philosophy to Work
Inquiry and Its Place in Culture -- Essays on Science, Religion, Law, Literature, and Life (Expanded Edition)
Written by Susan Haack


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $12.99

This engaging and wide-ranging collection of essays is informed and unified by the conviction that philosophy can, and should, engage with real-world issues. Susan Haack's keen analytical skills and well-chosen illustrations illuminate a diverse range of cultural questions; and her direct style and wry sense of humor make complex ideas and... Read more >
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Putting Philosophy to Work
Putting Philosophy to Work
Written by Susan Haack
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ISBN: 9781616144937
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Putting Philosophy to Work
Inquiry and Its Place in Culture -- Essays on Science, Religion, Law, Literature, and Life (Expanded Edition)
Written by Susan Haack


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $23.00

This engaging and wide-ranging collection of essays is informed and unified by the conviction that philosophy can, and should, engage with real-world issues. Susan Haack's keen analytical skills and well-chosen illustrations illuminate a diverse range of cultural questions; and her direct style and wry sense of humor make complex ideas and... Read more >
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The Spirit of Noh
The Spirit of Noh
Written by Zeami, Translated by William Scott Wilson
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ISBN: 9781590309940
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The Spirit of Noh
A New Translation of the Classic Noh Treatise the Fushikaden
Written by Zeami
Translated by William Scott Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $17.95

The Japanese dramatic art of Noh has a rich six-hundred-year history and has had a huge influence on Japanese culture and such Western artists as Ezra Pound and William Butler Yeats. The actor and playwright Zeami (1363–1443) is the most celebrated figure in the history of Noh, with his numerous outstanding... Read more >
Treasury of the True Dharma Eye
Treasury of the True Dharma Eye
Edited by Kazuaki Tanahashi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590309353
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Treasury of the True Dharma Eye
Zen Master Dogen's Shobo Genzo
Edited by Kazuaki Tanahashi


Format: Hardcover, 1280 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $100.00

This monumental work is considered to be one of the most profound expressions of Zen wisdom ever put on paper, and also the outstanding literary and philosophical work of Japan. It is a collection of essays by Eihei Dogen (1200–1253), founder of Zen’s Soto school.

Kazuaki Tanahashi and a team of... Read more >
The Gene Keys
Unlocking the Higher Purpose Hidden in Your DNA
Written by Richard Rudd


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 9, 2013
Price: $1.99

The book begins by introducing the reader to a fantastic possibility - that humanity may be on the verge of a major shift in consciousness rooted in a new understanding of how our DNA operates - namely that it is programmed directly by the way we think and feel. This is... Read more >
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The Shambhala Principle
The Shambhala Principle
Written by Sakyong Mipham
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770437435
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The Shambhala Principle
Discovering Humanity's Hidden Treasure
Written by Sakyong Mipham


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $22.00

One of Tibet's highest and most respected lamas elucidates for us the principles of Shambhala, or the path to happiness, set down by his legendary father, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche.

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We humans have come to a crossroads in our history: we can either destroy the world or create a good future... Read more >
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The Shambhala Principle
The Shambhala Principle
Written by Sakyong Mipham
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ISBN: 9780770437442
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The Shambhala Principle
Discovering Humanity's Hidden Treasure
Written by Sakyong Mipham


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $11.99

One of Tibet's highest and most respected lamas elucidates for us the principles of Shambhala, or the path to happiness, set down by his legendary father, Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche.

Dear Reader,
We humans have come to a crossroads in our history: we can either destroy the world or create a good future... Read more >
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The Christian Philosophy of St. Thomas Aquinas
The Christian Philosophy of St. Thomas Aquinas
Written by Etienne Gilson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307823359
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The Christian Philosophy of St. Thomas Aquinas

Written by Etienne Gilson


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2013
Price: $11.99

Etienne Gilson explains the foundations of St. Thomas Aquinas's thoughts and Christian philosophy.

Gilson is also the author of History of Christian Philosophy in the Middle Ages. Read more >
The Gene Keys
The Gene Keys
Written by Richard Rudd
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ISBN: 9781780285429
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The Gene Keys
Unlocking the Higher Purpose Hidden in Your DNA
Written by Richard Rudd


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2013
Price: $24.95

The book begins by introducing the reader to a fantastic possibility - that humanity may be on the verge of a major shift in consciousness rooted in a new understanding of how our DNA operates - namely that it is programmed directly by the way we think and feel. This is... Read more >
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The Essential Dogen
The Essential Dogen
Edited by Kazuaki Tanahashi and Peter Levitt
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800418
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The Essential Dogen
Writings of the Great Zen Master
Edited by Kazuaki Tanahashi and Peter Levitt


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 30, 2013
Price: $16.95

Eihei Dogen (1200–1253), founder of the Soto School of Zen Buddhism, is one of the greatest religious, philosophical, and literary geniuses of Japan. His writings have been studied by Zen students for centuries, particularly his masterwork, Shobo Genzo or Treasury of the True Dharma Eye. This is the first book to... Read more >
America the Philosophical
America the Philosophical
Written by Carlin Romano
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ISBN: 9780345804709
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America the Philosophical

Written by Carlin Romano


Format: Trade Paperback, 688 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $18.00

This bold, insightful book argues that America today towers as the most philosophical culture in the history of the world, an unprecedented marketplace for truth and debate.
 
With verve and keen intelligence, Carlin Romano—Pulitzer Prize finalist, award-winning book critic, and professor of philosophy—takes on the widely held belief that the United States...

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The Embroidered Armour

Written by Roberto Peregalli
Translated by Shaun Whiteside


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $9.99

The Embroidered Armour examines the Greek Mysteries, mythology and legends that heralded a revolution in thinking between the time of Homer and Plato, which gave birth to the Western cultural tradition.


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The Turbulent Universe

Written by Paul Kurtz


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 16, 2013
Price: $11.99

In his final book, the late Paul Kurtz outlines his personal vision for a planetary ethics inspired by scientific wisdom. Blending realism and optimism, he lays out the basic principles of an ethical approach that he calls humanist eupraxsophy--that is, the application of practical moral choices inspired by scientific wisdom. Emphasizing... Read more >
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The Turbulent Universe
The Turbulent Universe
Written by Paul Kurtz
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ISBN: 9781616147358
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The Turbulent Universe

Written by Paul Kurtz


Format: Trade Paperback, 310 pages
On Sale: April 16, 2013
Price: $20.00

In his final book, the late Paul Kurtz outlines his personal vision for a planetary ethics inspired by scientific wisdom. Blending realism and optimism, he lays out the basic principles of an ethical approach that he calls humanist eupraxsophy--that is, the application of practical moral choices inspired by scientific wisdom. Emphasizing... Read more >
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The Crisis of the European Mind
1680-1715
Written by Paul Hazard
Translated by J. Lewis May
Introduction by Anthony Grafton


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $18.95

Paul Hazard’s magisterial, widely influential, and beloved  intellectual history offers an unforgettable account of the birth of the modern European mind in all its dynamic, inquiring, and uncertain glory. Beginning his story in the latter half of the seventeenth century, while also looking back to the Renaissance and forward to the... Read more >
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The Crisis of the European Mind
The Crisis of the European Mind
Written by Paul Hazard, Translated by J. Lewis May, Introduction by Anthony Grafton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590176191
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The Crisis of the European Mind
1680-1715
Written by Paul Hazard
Translated by J. Lewis May
Introduction by Anthony Grafton


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $18.95

Paul Hazard’s magisterial, widely influential, and beloved  intellectual history offers an unforgettable account of the birth of the modern European mind in all its dynamic, inquiring, and uncertain glory. Beginning his story in the latter half of the seventeenth century, while also looking back to the Renaissance and forward to the... Read more >
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Cultivating Ch'i
Cultivating Ch'i
Written by Kaibara Ekiken, Translated by William Scott Wilson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590309889
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Cultivating Ch'i
A Samurai Physician's Teachings on the Way of Health
Written by Kaibara Ekiken
Translated by William Scott Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $16.95

Samurai are best known for taking life—but here is a samurai doctor’s prescription for how to preserve life, and to make yours a long and healthy one. Unlike other samurai of his time, the samurai Kaibara Ekiken (1630–1714) was concerned less with swordsmanship than with how to maintain and nurture the... Read more >
An Education in Happiness
An Education in Happiness
Written by Flavia Arzeni, Translated by Howard Curtis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781906548711
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An Education in Happiness
The Lessons of Hesse and Tagore
Written by Flavia Arzeni
Translated by Howard Curtis


Format: Trade Paperback, 212 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $15.95

Happiness "is neither a privilege of the few, nor a fleeting state of mind: it is hidden behind a door that every person can open once they have found it, at the end of an arduous journey of self-discovery."
The two Nobel Prize-winning writers Rabindranath Tagore and Hermann Hesse are arguably very... Read more >
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