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Paperback. Arguing for the benefits of boredom, this title dispels the myth that it's simply a childish emotion or an existential malaise like Jean-Paul Sartre's nausea. It shows how boredom is, in fact, one of our most common and constructive emotions and is an essential part of the human experience. Num Pages: 224 pages, 26 black-&-white illustrations. BIC Classification: HBTB; HPX; JMQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 137 x 214 x 17. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
Yale University Press United States
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300181845
ISBN
9780300181845

€ 15.43

Hardcover. Using the psychological insights and the practical techniques of the ancient Roman Stoics, Irvine offers a road map for anyone seeking to avoid the feelings of chronic dissatisfaction that plague so many. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: HPCA; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 131 x 28. Weight in Grams: 362.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
328
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
First Printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195374612
ISBN
9780195374612

€ 21.11

Paperback. Is it always wrong to lie? Should there be limits to personal freedom? Can killing sometimes be justified? Is the free market fair? What is the right thing to do? This title invites readers of all ages and political persuasions on a journey of moral reflection, and shows how reasoned debate can illuminate our lives. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 20. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
Penguin
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141041339
ISBN
9780141041339

€ 13.99
€ 10.83

Paperback. Num Pages: 376 pages. BIC Classification: HPX; PDA; VSP. Dimension: 178 x 127. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780190690274
ISBN
9780190690274

€ 19.99
€ 15.59

Paperback. Num Pages: 168 pages, 53 b&w illus. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJ; HPCF3; HPN; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 190 x 190 x 7. .
Publisher
The MIT Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780262533669
ISBN
9780262533669

€ 23.99
€ 16.27

Hardcover. A straightforward guide to the most pressing ethical questions of the day, in 50 accessible, bite-sized chapters. Series: 50 Ideas You Really Need to Know Series. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 207 x 172 x 21. Weight in Grams: 534.
Publisher
Quercus
Number of pages
208
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780878270
ISBN
9781780878270

€ 16.99
€ 13.13

Paperback. Things exist, and therefore undoubtedly resist us, but in doing so they offer affordances, resources, opportunities. Num Pages: 88 pages. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 140 x 12. Weight in Grams: 104.
Publisher
Zero Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782798569
ISBN
9781782798569

€ 10.99
€ 9.78

Paperback. The sixth in the bestselling 50s series, and a lively entry point to the field by exploring the works of 50 of the most significant philosophers. Num Pages: 336 pages, B&W illustrations. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 158 x 230 x 26. Weight in Grams: 526. Thinking, Being, Acting, Seeing - Profound Insights and Powerful Thinking from Fifty Key Books. 288 pages. The sixth in the bestselling 50s series, and a lively entry point to the field by exploring the works of 50 of the most significant philosophers. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: HPX. Dimension: 158 x 230 x 26. Weight: 524.
Publisher
Nicholas Brealey Publishing
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857885965
ISBN
9781857885965

€ 16.99
€ 13.92

Paperback. A title that was intended as a defense of the notorious doctrine identified with the liberal reformer Jeremy Bentham (1748-1832) and with the author's father, James Mill (1773-1836). It became one of the defining documents of modern British and American liberalism. Series: Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 148 x 7. Weight in Grams: 124.
Publisher
Barnes & Noble Inc United States
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
2005 Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780760771754
ISBN
9780760771754

€ 8.12

Paperback. Probing beneath the level of TV punditry, i ek offers a highly original and readable account that serves as a fascinating and insightful comprehension of the events of September 11. Series: Radical Thinkers. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: HPS; HPX; JPWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 135 x 197 x 15. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
Verso Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781680193
ISBN
9781781680193

€ 21.56

Paperback. Based on their Financial Times Weekend column, philosopher Julian Baggini and his psychotherapist partner Antonia Macaro offer intriguing answers to life's questions. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: HPX; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 128 x 17. Weight in Grams: 212.
Publisher
Icon Books
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848313774
ISBN
9781848313774

€ 13.99
€ 10.51

Paperback. The most engaging introduction to the subject by one of Britain's best loved philosophers Series: Beginner's Guides. Num Pages: 240 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 14. Weight in Grams: 210.
Publisher
Oneworld Publications United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781851689378
ISBN
9781851689378

€ 13.99
€ 11.29

Paperback. Essential life lessons from Sigmund Freud, one of life's Great Thinkers, brought to you by Brett Kahr Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: HPX; JMAF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 112 x 178 x 11. Weight in Grams: 114.
Publisher
Macmillan
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Main Market Ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447245636
ISBN
9781447245636

€ 9.31

Paperback. Brains before bullets ancient and modern wisdom for mechanics and motorcycle enthusiasts Essential reading for fans of the show, this book takes readers deeper into the Sons of Anarchy Motorcycle Club, the Teller-Morrow family, and the ethics that surround their lives and activities. Editor(s): Eberl, Jason T.; Dunn, George A. Series Editor(s): Irwin, William. Series: The Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture Series. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: APT; HPX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 225 x 154 x 18. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Inc United States
Number of pages
264
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781118641576
ISBN
9781118641576

€ 22.08

Paperback. One of Britain's most eminent philosophers tackles 20 provocative ethical questions. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 132 x 18. Weight in Grams: 190.
Publisher
Quercus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780875972
ISBN
9781780875972

€ 16.99
€ 13.13

Paperback. A classic Introducing title which should be essential reading for any student - whether formally or not - of philosophy Illustrator(s): Mayblin, Bill. Series: Introducing.. Num Pages: 176 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPCD1; HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 171 x 119 x 13. Weight in Grams: 161.
Publisher
Icon Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Fourth
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848315082
ISBN
9781848315082

€ 10.99
€ 9.04

Paperback. Shows how we might think about and, more importantly, live our lives in view of the inescapability of our dying. This book considers the possibility that our mortal deaths are the end of us, and asks what this might mean for our living. Series: The Art of Living. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 214 x 140 x 9. Weight in Grams: 176.
Publisher
Acumen Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844651641
ISBN
9781844651641

€ 46.13

Paperback. Editor(s): Cuddy, Luke. Num Pages: 263 pages, ill. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 230 x 16. Weight in Grams: 398.
Publisher
Open Court
Number of pages
263
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780812696547
ISBN
9780812696547

€ 23.99
€ 21.11

Paperback. Simon Blackburn tackles the key questions in philosophy. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 172 x 199 x 17. Weight in Grams: 188.
Publisher
Quercus Publishing Plc United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780875873
ISBN
9781780875873

€ 16.99
€ 13.13

Paperback. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 178 x 128 x 15. Weight in Grams: 232.
Publisher
Penguin Putnam Inc United States
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780143118251
ISBN
9780143118251

€ 16.99
€ 13.92