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Hagakure
Hagakure
Written by Yamamoto Tsunetomo, Translated by William Scott Wilson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590309858
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Hagakure
The Book of the Samurai
Written by Yamamoto Tsunetomo
Translated by William Scott Wilson


Format: Hardcover, 200 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $22.95

Living and dying with bravery and honor is at the heart of Hagakure, a series of texts written by an eighteenth-century samurai, Yamamoto Tsunetomo. It is a window into the samurai mind, illuminating the concept of bushido (the Way of the Warrior), which dictated how samurai were expected to behave, conduct... Read more >
The Architecture of Happiness
The Architecture of Happiness
Written by Alain De Botton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307277244
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The Architecture of Happiness

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $18.00

The Achitecture of Happiness is a dazzling and generously illustrated journey through the philosophy and psychology of architecture and the indelible connection between our identities and our locations.One of the great but often unmentioned causes of both happiness and misery is the quality of our environment: the kinds of walls, chairs... Read more >
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Saving Simon
Saving Simon
Written by Jon Katz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345531193
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Saving Simon
How a Rescue Donkey Taught Me the Meaning of Compassion
Written by Jon Katz


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $25.00

In this heartfelt, thoughtful, and inspiring memoir, New York Times bestselling author Jon Katz tells the story of his beloved rescue donkey, Simon, and the wondrous ways that animals make us wiser and kinder people.
 
In the spring of 2011, Jon Katz received a phone call that would challenge every... Read more >
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Just Babies
Just Babies
Written by Paul Bloom
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307886859
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Just Babies
The Origins of Good and Evil
Written by Paul Bloom


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $15.00

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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Hunger Mountain
Hunger Mountain
Written by David Hinton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800166
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Hunger Mountain
A Field Guide to Mind and Landscape
Written by David Hinton


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $14.00

Come along with David Hinton on a series of walks through the wild beauty of Hunger Mountain, near his home in Vermont—excursions informed by the worldview he’s imbibed from his many years translating the classics of Chinese poetry and philosophy. His broad-ranging discussion offers insight on everything from the mountain landscape... Read more >
What We See When We Read
What We See When We Read
Written by Peter Mendelsund
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804171632
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What We See When We Read

Written by Peter Mendelsund


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.95

A San Francisco Chronicle and Kirkus Best Book of the Year

A gorgeously unique, fully illustrated exploration into the phenomenology of reading—how we visualize images from reading works of literature, from one of our very best book jacket designers, himself a passionate reader.

What do we see when we read? Did Tolstoy really... Read more >
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The Tao of Physics
The Tao of Physics
Written by Fritjof Capra
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590308356
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The Tao of Physics
An Exploration of the Parallels between Modern Physics and Eastern Mysticism
Written by Fritjof Capra


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $17.95

Here is the book that brought the mystical implications of subatomic physics to popular consciousness for the very first time—way back in 1975. This special edition celebrates the thirty-fifth anniversary of this early Shambhala best seller that has gone on to become a classic. It includes a new preface by the... Read more >
Basic Writings of Nietzsche
Basic Writings of Nietzsche
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche, Translated by Walter Kaufmann, Introduction by Peter Gay
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679783398
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Basic Writings of Nietzsche

Written by Friedrich Nietzsche
Translated by Walter Kaufmann
Introduction by Peter Gay


Format: Trade Paperback, 896 pages
On Sale: November 28, 2000
Price: $18.00

Introduction by Peter Gay
Translated and edited by Walter Kaufmann
Commentary by Martin Heidegger, Albert Camus, and Gilles Deleuze
 
One hundred years after his death, Friedrich Nietzsche remains the most influential philosopher of the modern era. Basic Writings of Nietzsche gathers the complete texts of five of Nietzsche’s most important works, from his...

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Beyond Good & Evil
Beyond Good & Evil
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche, Translated by Walter Kaufmann
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ISBN: 9780679724650
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Beyond Good & Evil
Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche
Translated by Walter Kaufmann


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: December 17, 1989
Price: $14.95

Represents Nietzsche's attempt to sum up his philosophy. In nine parts the book is designed to give the reader a comprehensive idea of Nietzche's thought and style. With an inclusive index of subjects and persons. Read more >
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Deja Vu and the End of History
Deja Vu and the End of History
Written by Paolo Virno, Translated by David Broder
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781686126
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Deja Vu and the End of History

Written by Paolo Virno
Translated by David Broder


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $12.95

Déjà vu, which doubles and confuses our experience of time, is a psychological phenomenon with peculiar relevance to our contemporary historical circumstances. From this starting point, the acclaimed Italian philosopher Paolo Virno examines the construct of memory, the passage of time, and the “end of history.” Through thinkers such as Bergson... Read more >
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