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An Inquiry Into Meaning And Truth

By: Bertrand Russell

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pelican / Penguin Books: 1963

Seller ID: 243192

Condition: Good Condition


332 pages. Light tanning to page edges. Previous owners name to top of title page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Philosophy; Philosophy; Inventory No: 243192. Paperback View more info

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Scientific Proof Of The Existence Of God Will Soon Be Announced By The White House!

By: Da Free John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, The Dawn Horse Press: 1980

Seller ID: 239152

ISBN: 091392248X

Condition: Good Condition


431 pages. Age tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Philosophy; Philosophy; ISBN: 091392248X. ISBN/EAN: 9780913922484. Inventory No: 239152. Paperback View more info

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Brainchildren: Essays on Designing Minds

By: Daniel C. Dennett

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin Books: 1998

Seller ID: 247619

ISBN: 0140265635

Condition: Good Condition


Can machines think? Do animals have beliefs? These questions and many others are answered in this sequel to "Brainstorms". Dennett deals with philosophy of mind, Artificial Intelligence/Life, Ethology and Animal Psychology and concludes with a personal overview of his thoughts on the future. 418 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science; Science & Technology; Philosophy. ISBN: 0140265635. ISBN/EAN: 9780140265637. Inventory ... View more info

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Lies We Live By: The Art of Self-Deception

By: Eduardo Giannetti

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Blooomsbury: 2001

Seller ID: 247396

ISBN: 0747552940

Condition: Very Good Condition


This is a work about the lies we tell ourselves. The most intimate relationship a person ever has is with him or herself. Why are we so inclined to deceive ourselves - to believe our powers greater and impulses purer than they are? The author approaches his subject by intriguing routes. 304 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Philosophy; Philosophy; ISBN: 0747552940. ISBN/EAN: 9780747552949. Inventory No: 247396. Paperback View more info

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Evil, Sexuality and Disease in Grunewald's Body of Christ

By: Eugene Monick

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Dallas, Spring Publications: 1993

Seller ID: 247473

ISBN: 0882143565

Condition: Good Condition


190 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Philosophy; United States; Philosophy; ISBN: 0882143565. ISBN/EAN: 9780882143569. Inventory No: 247473. Paperback View more info

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The Spirit of Chinese Philosophy

By: Fung Yu-Lan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1962

Seller ID: 226604

Condition: Good Condition


First published in 1947. The Spirit of Chinese Philosophy covers the major philosophers and philosophical movements in China from Confucius to the middle of the twentieth century including: Confucius, Mencius, Yang Chu and Mo Ti, the Dialecticians and Logicians, Lao Tzu and Chuang Tzu, The Han Scholars, The Mystical School, The Ch'an Tsung of Buddhism, The Neo-Confucianist Philosophy. 224 pages. Light browning to page edges. Previous owners name on half title page. Quant... View more info

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The Philosophy of Perception

By: G. J. Warnock [Editor]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1967

Seller ID: 240140

Condition: Good Condition


154 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Philosophy; Philosophy; Inventory No: 240140. Paperback View more info

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Before Philosophy

By: Henri Frankfort, Mrs H. A. Frankfort, John A. Wilson, Thorkild Jacobsen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin Books: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 246893

Condition: Good Condition


A study of the primitive myths, beliefs and speculations of Egypt and Mesopotamia out of which grew the religions and philosophies of the later world. Pelican Books A198. Laminate lifting on spine edge. 275 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Philosophy; Philosophy; Inventory No: 246893. Paperback View more info

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The Soul's Code: In Search of Character and Calling

By: James Hillman

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Australia, Random House: 1996

Seller ID: 248392

ISBN: 0091834376

Condition: Good Condition


Plato & the Greeks called it daimon, the Romans genius, the Christians guardian angel. We speak of heart, spirit & soul. To Hillman, the acknowledged intellectual source for Th Moore's bestselling Care of the Soul, it's the central & guiding force of his compelling "acorn theory"--in which each life is formed by a unique image, an image that is the essence of that life & calls it to a destiny, just as the oak's destiny is written in the acorn. In this new look at... View more info

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The Doubter's Companion: A Dictionary of Aggressive Common Sense

By: John Ralston Saul

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Penguin Books: 1995

Seller ID: 247803

ISBN: 0140237070

Condition: Very Good Condition


342 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Philosophy; Philosophy; ISBN: 0140237070. ISBN/EAN: 9780140237078. Inventory No: 247803. Paperback View more info

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Sesame an Lillies: Prophets of Sensibility: Precursors of Modern Cultural Thought

By: John Ruskin

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Chelsea House: 1983

Seller ID: 229230

ISBN: 0877543461

Condition: Good Condition


164 pages. Light fading to spine edge. Previous owners stamp on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Philosophy; United States; Philosophy; ISBN: 0877543461. ISBN/EAN: 9780877543466. Inventory No: 229230. Paperback View more info

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Arguing Well

By: John Shand

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 2000

Seller ID: 248511

ISBN: 0415166861

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Arguing Well is a lucid introduction to the nature of good reasoning, how to test and construct successful arguments. It assumes no prior knowledge of logic or philosophy. The book includes an introduction to basic symbolic logic. Arguing Well introduces and explains: * The nature and importance of arguments * What to look for in deciding whether arguments succeed or fail * How to construct good arguments * How to make it more certain that we reason when we should The bo... View more info

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The Power of Myth

By: Joseph Campbell with Bill Moyers

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Doubleday: 1988

Seller ID: 247822

ISBN: 0385247745

Condition: Very Good Condition


The Power Of Myth launched an extraordinary resurgence of interest in Joseph Campbell and his work. A preeminient scholar, writer, and teacher, he has had a profound influence on millions of people. To him, mythology was the "song of the universe, the music of the spheres." With Bill Moyers, one of America's most prominent journalists, as his thoughtful and engaing interviewer, The Power Of Myth touches on subjects from modern marriage to virgin births, from Jesu... View more info

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The Book of Tea

By: Kakuzo Okakura [Edited by Everett F. Bleiler]

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 240226

ISBN: 0486200701

Condition: Good Condition


Kakuzo Okakura, who was known in America as a scholar, art critic, and Curator of Chinese and Japanese Art at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, directed almost his entire adult life toward the preservation and reawakening of the Japanese national heritage — in art, ethics, social customs, and other areas of life — in the face of the Westernizing influences that were revolutionizing Japan around the turn of the century. This modern classic is essentially an apology for ... View more info

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Twelve World Teachers

By: Manly P. Hall

Price: $14.00

Publisher: USA, Philosophical Research Society: 2009

Seller ID: 246663

ISBN: 0893148164

Condition: Good Condition


An illustrated summary of the lives and the philosophies of twelve teachers who possessed in fullest measure those intellectual virtues which sustain civilization. Prophets in their own time, their respiration led others to more enlightened codes of living. The twelve are: -- Akhenaten -- Hermes Trismegistus -- Orpheus -- Zoroaster -- Buddha -- Confucius -- Lao-tse -- Plato -- Jesus -- Mohammed -- Padmasambhava -- Quetzalcoatl Small chip to bottom of front cover. 240 pag... View more info

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The Penguin Krishnamurti Reader

By: Mary Lutyens [Editor]

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin Books: 1974

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 248216

ISBN: 0140030719

Condition: Good Condition


251 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Philosophy; Philosophy; ISBN: 0140030719. ISBN/EAN: 9780140030716. Inventory No: 248216. Paperback View more info

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The Myths We Live By

By: Mary Midgley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 247391

ISBN: 0415309069

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Mary Midgley argues in her powerful new book that far from being the opposite of science, myth is a central part of it. In brilliant prose, she claims that myths are neither lies nor mere stories but a network of powerful symbols that suggest particular ways of interpreting the world. 192 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Philosophy; Philosophy; ISBN: 0415309069. ISBN/EAN: 9780415309066. Inventory No: 247391. Hardcover View more info

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The One Minute Philosopher : Quick Answers to Help You Banish Confusion, Resolve Controversies, and Explain Yourself Better to Others

By: Montague Brown PhD

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Sophia Institute Pres: 2001

Seller ID: 247196

ISBN: 1928832253

Condition: Very Good Condition


188 pages. Item Type: Advanced Reading Copy. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Philosophy; ISBN: 1928832253. ISBN/EAN: 9781928832256. Inventory No: 247196. Paperback View more info