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Paperback. Love - unconditional, selfless, unchanging, sincere, and totally accepting - is worshipped today as the West's only universal religion. To challenge it is one of our few remaining taboos. The author does just that, dissecting our resilient ruling ideas of love and showing how they are the product of a long and powerful cultural heritage. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: HPC; HPJ; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 24. Weight in Grams: 464.
Publisher
Yale University Press United States
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300187748
ISBN
9780300187748

€ 16.99
€ 16.14

Paperback. A fresh new look for the bestselling collection of summaries of the greatest works of philosophy, from ancient times to the present-day. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 135. .
Publisher
Nicholas Brealey
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473655423
ISBN
9781473655423

€ 19.99
€ 14.68

Paperback. .
Publisher
Singing Dragon
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848192089
ISBN
9781848192089

€ 27.73

Paperback. Challenging the religious, philosophical and political constraints on personal freedom, the author criticizes all doctrines and beliefs that place the interests of God, the state, humanity or society over those of the individual. Series: Radical Thinkers. Num Pages: 370 pages. BIC Classification: HPS; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 136 x 28. Weight in Grams: 410.
Publisher
Verso Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
370
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781681565
ISBN
9781781681565

€ 16.99
€ 15.14

Paperback. Argues that our brains are wired for social connection: empathy is at the heart of who we are. Through encounters with actors, activists, designers, undercover journalists, bankers and neuroscientists, the author sets out the six life-enhancing habits of highly empathic people, whose skills enable them to connect with others in extraordinary ways. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: HPX; JMQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 201 x 126 x 19. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
Rider
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846043857
ISBN
9781846043857

€ 16.99
€ 13.13

Paperback. Most of us spend our lives striving for happiness. But what is it? How important is it? How can we (and should we) pursue it? In this Very Short Introduction Dan Haybron provides a comprehensive look at the nature of happiness. By using examples, Haybron considers how we measure happiness, what makes us happy, and considers its subjective nature. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 168 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HPX; JMQ; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 172 x 119 x 9. Weight in Grams: 130.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
168
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199590605
ISBN
9780199590605

€ 11.99
€ 10.62

Hardcover. A luxury, keep-sake edition of an ancient Chinese scripture

This ancient text, fundamental to Taoism, has become a source of inspiration and guidance for millions in modern society. Series: Capstone Classics. Num Pages: 194 pages. BIC Classification: HPDF; HPX; HRKN5. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 200 x 137 x 21. Weight in Grams: 318.

Publisher
Capstone
Number of pages
194
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857083111
ISBN
9780857083111

€ 13.99
€ 11.45

Hardcover. A full-colour illustrated tour through philosophy's most famous - and most mind-bending - ideas Editor(s): Loewer, Barry. Series: 30 Second. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 192 x 18. Weight in Grams: 602.
Publisher
Icon Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848311626
ISBN
9781848311626

€ 16.99
€ 12.75

Paperback. Num Pages: 210 pages. BIC Classification: BM; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 133 x 16. Weight in Grams: 180.
Publisher
Penguin Putnam Inc United States
Number of pages
210
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781594484858
ISBN
9781594484858

€ 19.99
€ 15.60

Paperback. Unearthing a treasure trove of timeless, practical wisdom that cuts to the core of what it means to be human, this book It will challenge you to think about the way you treat others, the decisions you make in pursuit of happiness, and your place in the world. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPX; VS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 197 x 18. Weight in Grams: 194.
Publisher
Portfolio Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780241003206
ISBN
9780241003206

€ 14.99
€ 11.60

Paperback. What is beauty, and what is truth? These are some of the questions which aesthetics tries to answer. In our everyday life, we talk about the 'aesthetics' of an artwork or a piece of design. But aesthetics goes beyond the simple experience of art. It is also a branch of philosophy concerned with the whole nature of experience itself. Illustrator(s): Piero. Series: Introducing.. Num Pages: 176 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HPN; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 169 x 118 x 14. Weight in Grams: 152.
Publisher
Icon Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848311671
ISBN
9781848311671

€ 10.99
€ 9.06

Paperback. Num Pages: 340 pages, Black and white illustrations throughout. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 277 x 216 x 30. Weight in Grams: 1296.
Publisher
North Atlantic Books,U.S. United States
Number of pages
340
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Revised, Expanded ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781556438189
ISBN
9781556438189

€ 21.99
€ 17.26

Paperback. Break free of your destructive relationship with money, and learn how money can make you happy Num Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HPX; VSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 128 x 13. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
MacMillan
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447202295
ISBN
9781447202295

€ 10.99
€ 10.89

Hardcover. What are the little things that make life worth living? A walk in the countryside, perhaps; a log fire; or a letter from a friend. This title includes the answers by the writers and public figures who share their thoughts on, among other things, the joys of picking up litter, whittling sticks, reading aloud, and devouring a good cheese sandwich. Num Pages: 208 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 124 x 24. Weight in Grams: 258.
Publisher
Cornerstone United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847946416
ISBN
9781847946416

€ 13.99
€ 10.85

Paperback. The new bestseller from one of Britain's most pre-eminent philosophers and arguably the best known, A.C. Grayling Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 22. Weight in Grams: 282.
Publisher
Phoenix
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753819418
ISBN
9780753819418

€ 13.99
€ 10.83

Hardcover. Num Pages: 80 pages. BIC Classification: HPX; WZG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 181 x 110. .
Publisher
The School of Life Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2019
Condition
New
SKU
V9780995573635
ISBN
9780995573635

€ 11.28

Paperback. Martin Heidegger - philosophy's 'hidden king', or leading exponent of a dangerously misguided secular mysticism. Heidegger has been acclaimed as the most powerfully original philosopher of the twentieth century. This title provides an introduction to his notoriously abstruse thinking, mapping out its historical contexts. Illustrator(s): Selina, Howard. Series: Introducing.. Num Pages: 176 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 118 x 13. Weight in Grams: 156.
Publisher
Icon Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848311749
ISBN
9781848311749

€ 10.99
€ 9.06

Paperback. Objectivity is both an essential and elusive philosophical concept. This Very Short Introduction explores the theoretical and practical problems raised by objectivity, and also deals with the way in which particular understandings of objectivity impinge on social research, science, and art. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 128 pages, 12 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPK; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 173 x 111 x 7. Weight in Grams: 106.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199606696
ISBN
9780199606696

€ 11.99
€ 10.62

Paperback. With an introduction by Sheila Heti. A unique love story and a classic work of philosophy, rooted in the mysterious workings of the human heart and mind. Series: Picador Classics. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: HPX; VFV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 13. Weight in Grams: 206.
Publisher
Picador
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447275329
ISBN
9781447275329

€ 10.99
€ 10.89

Hardcover. 'I'll be more enthusiastic about encouraging thinking outside the box when there's evidence of any thinking going on inside it.' The most quotable writer of our time, Terry Pratchett's brand of wit made him a bestseller and an endearing source of modern wisdom. This title is filled with his memorable words about life, the universe and snoring. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: FM; FZ; HPX; WHX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 169 x 126 x 15. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
Doubleday
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857524300
ISBN
9780857524300

€ 13.99
€ 10.85