Critique of Religion and Philosophy Walter Kaufmann

The description for this book, Critique of Religion and Philosophy, will be forthcoming.

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Leo Strauss and Nietzsche Laurence Lampert

The influential political philosopher Leo Strauss has been credited by conservatives with the recovery of the great tradition of political philosophy stretching back to Plato.

In fact, this a...

Towards Non-Being: The Logic and Metaphysics of Intentionality Graham Priest

Graham Priest presents a ground-breaking account of the semantics of intentional language--verbs such as "believes," "fears," "seeks," or "imagines." Towards Non-Being proceeds in terms of objects ...

Wittgenstein Anthony Kenny

Widely praised for providing a lucid and historically informed account of Wittgenstein's core philosophical concerns.Demonstrates the continuity between Wittgenstein's early and later writings.Prov...

The Embodied Mind: Cognitive Science and Human Experience Francisco J. Varela

The authors argue that only by having a sense of common ground between mind in Science and mind in experience can our understanding of cognition be more complete.

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Philosophy and the Real World: An Introduction to Karl Popper Bryan Magee

Philosophy and the Real World: An Introduction to Karl Popper Book Description Bryan Magee has contributed to Philosophy and the Real World: An Introduction to Karl Popper as an author.Brian Magee ...

Impossible Exchange Jean Baudrillard

The uncertainty of the world lies in the fact that it has no equivalent anywhere; it cannot be exchanged for anything.

The uncertainty of thought lies in the fact that it cannot be exchanged ...

Atheism: A Very Short Introduction Julian Baggini

Atheism is often considered to be a negative, dark, and pessimistic belief which is characterised by a rejection of values and purpose and a fierce opposition to religion.

The book presents a...

The Writings of Justin Martyr Justin Martyr

Justin Martyr was one of the Fathers of the Church, born in Sichem, Samaria.

He was converted to Christianity, studied Stoic and Platonic philosophy, and founded a school of Christian philoso...

The Public and its Problems John Dewey

In his characteristic and provocative dialectic style, John Dewey clarifies the meaning and implications of such concepts as the public, the state, government, and political democracy; distinguishe...

Caravan of Dreams Idries Shah

Caravan of Dreams distills the essence of Eastern thought in a feast of stories, sayings, poems and allegories, collected by one of the world's leading experts in Oriental philosophy. Idries Shah b...

The Way of Zen Alan W. Watts

In his definitive introduction to Zen Buddhism, Alan Watts explains the principles and practices of this ancient religion to Western readers.

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Existentialism is a Humanism Jean-Paul Sartre

It was to correct common misconceptions about his thought that Jean-Paul Sartre, the most dominent European intellectual of the post-World War II decades, accepted an invitation to speak on October...

The Tyranny of Guilt: An Essay on Western Masochism Pascal Bruckner

Fascism, communism, genocide, slavery, racism, imperialism--the West has no shortage of reasons for guilt.

But Pascal Bruckner argues that guilt has now gone too far.

Bruckner, one of F...

The Revolution of Hope: Toward a Humanized Technology Erich Fromm

First published in 1968, the year of international-student confrontation and revolution, this classic challenges readers to choose which of two roads humankind ought to take: the one, leading to a ...

The Phenomenon of Man Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Pierre Teilhard De Chardin was one of the most distinguished thinkers and scientists of our time.

He fits into no familiar category for he was at once a biologist and a paleontologist of worl...

Reflections: Essays, Aphorisms, Autobiographical Writings Walter Benjamin

A companion volume to Illuminations, the first collection of Walter Benjamin's writings, Reflections presents a further sampling of his wide-ranging work.

Also included is a new preface by Le...

Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion David Hume

Hume's brilliant and dispassionate essay "Of Miracles" has been added in this expanded edition of his Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion, which also includes "Of the Immortality of the Soul", "O...