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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
€ 9.04

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
€ 10.90

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

€ 11.33

Paperback. This Very Short Introduction corrects the prevalent view of Epicureanism that often conjures up ideas of tasty delights and hedonism. Wilson explains the philosophical and scientific ideas of Epicurus and his followers and the legacy of Epicureanism on later European thought. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 160 pages, 10 black and white halftones. BIC Classification: HPS; HPX; PDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 114 x 9. Weight in Grams: 128.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199688326
ISBN
9780199688326

€ 11.99
€ 10.67

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
€ 9.04

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
€ 10.67

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
€ 10.83

Hardcover. This collection of the legendary thinker's radio broadcasts brings together some of his most accessible and fascinating thinking. Editor(s): Rosenthal, Lecia. Translator(s): Lutes, Jonathan. Num Pages: 423 pages, black & white tables. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 165 x 36. Weight in Grams: 822.
Publisher
Verso
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781685754
ISBN
9781781685754

€ 26.99
€ 21.58

Paperback. Explores the forces that are arrayed against maturity, and shows how philosophy can help us want to grow up. This book discusses childhood, adolescence, sex, and culture, and asks how the idea of travel can help us build a model of maturity that makes growing up a good option and leaves space in our culture for grown-ups. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141982496
ISBN
9780141982496

€ 13.99
€ 10.90

Paperback. Witty philosopher Michael Foley investigates the concept, history and meaning of fun - the experience everyone wants Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 133 x 197 x 28. Weight in Grams: 274. Witty philosopher Michael Foley investigates the concept, history and meaning of fun - the experience everyone wants Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 133 x 197 x 28. Weight in Grams: 274. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
SKU
KOC0026073
ISBN
9781471154829

€ 4.64

Paperback. A profound new vision of aging happily - from the bestselling author of Plato and a Platypus walk into a Bar Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: HPX; JFSP3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 199 x 13. Weight in Grams: 174.
Publisher
Oneworld Publications
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780744124
ISBN
9781780744124

€ 10.99
€ 9.66

Hardcover. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: DSB; HPX; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 17. .
Publisher
Scribe UK
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781911344186
ISBN
9781911344186

€ 13.99
€ 10.51

Paperback. Translator(s): Butler, Erik. Series: Untimely Meditations. Num Pages: 88 pages. BIC Classification: HPX; JFM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 178 x 114 x 6. .
Publisher
The MIT Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780262533379
ISBN
9780262533379

€ 14.99
€ 13.03

Paperback. Most of us have to work. But is work just a means to an end? In trying to make a living, have we lost touch with the idea of making things well? This book offers an exploration of craftsmanship - the desire to do a job well for its own sake - as a template for living. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: HPX; JHBL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 128 x 20. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141022093
ISBN
9780141022093

€ 13.99
€ 10.90

Paperback. How to understand and harness negative feelings and behaviours so that you can lead a healthier, more fulfilling life. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: HPX; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 283 x 21. Weight in Grams: 360.
Publisher
Piatkus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349412849
ISBN
9780349412849

€ 18.99
€ 13.99

Paperback. Life Lessons from Bergson, as told by bestselling author Michael Foley Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 112 x 178 x 11. Weight in Grams: 112.
Publisher
Macmillan
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447245612
ISBN
9781447245612

€ 9.34

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 233 x 20. Weight in Grams: 352.
Publisher
Oldcastle Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781842433706
ISBN
9781842433706

€ 29.99
€ 21.55

Hardcover. In 43 lively chapters Peter Adamson tells the story of philosophy from its beginnings to Plato and Aristotle. Most histories jump from one famous name to another, but Adamson shows that the people and ideas in between, usually overlooked, are fascinating and significant. Based on his popular podcasts, this is serious history with a light touch. Series: A History of Philosophy. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: HPCA; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 165 x 24. Weight in Grams: 696.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199674534
ISBN
9780199674534

€ 26.99
€ 19.88