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Soul Repair : Recovering From Moral... (12 Edition)
Soul Repair : Recovering From Moral... (12 Edition)
by Brock
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The first book to explore the idea and effect of moral injury on veterans, their families, and their communities   Although veterans make up only 7 percent of the U.S. population, they account for an alarming 20 percent of all suicides. And though... (read more)

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The Meaning of Human Existence
The Meaning of Human Existence
by Edward Osborne Wilson
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Through a brilliant melding of science and philosophy, "The father of sociobiology" boldly tackles humanity's biggest questions — namely, what is our role on earth, and how can we continue to evolve as a species? Wilson's writing style is accessible as always, and his passion and empathy continue to push us toward greater levels of enlightenment.
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General
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A History of God: The 4000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
A History of God: The 4000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
by Karen Armstrong
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In 1965, at the tender age of seventeen, Karen Armstrong took vows of poverty and chastity and entered a Catholic convent. However, she soon realized she was not suited to monastic life and left. Her 1981 memoir of her years as a novice became a... (read more)

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Atheism and Humanism
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Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion
Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion
by Sam Harris
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For the millions of Americans who want spirituality without religion, Sam Harrisand#8217;s new book is a guide to meditation as a rational spiritual practice informed by neuroscience and psychology.andlt;brandgt;andlt;brandgt;From multiple andlt;Iandgt... (read more)

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Logic
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Speech Acts (69 Edition)
Speech Acts (69 Edition)
by John R. Searle
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Written in an outstandingly clear and lively style, it provokes its readers to rethink issues they may have regarded as long since settled.... (read more)

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Aesthetics
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Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry into the Value of Work
Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry into the Value of Work
by Matthew B. Crawford
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A philosopher/mechanic's wise (and sometimes funny) look at the challenges and pleasures of working with one's hands Called "the sleeper hit of the publishing season" (The Boston Globe), Shop Class as Soulcraft became an instant bestseller, attracting... (read more)

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Kierkegaard in 90 Minutes (Philosophers in 90 Minutes)
Kierkegaard in 90 Minutes (Philosophers in 90 Minutes)
by Paul Strathern
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Each of these little books is witty and dramatic and creates a sense of time, place, and character....I cannot think of a better way to introduce oneself and one s friends to Western civilization. Katherine A. Powers, Boston Globe. Well-written, clear... (read more)

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Portable Enlightenment Reader (95 Edition)
Portable Enlightenment Reader (95 Edition)
by Isaac (ed.) Kramnick
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The Age of Enlightenment of the eighteenth century, also called the Age of Reason, was so named for an exultant intellectual movement that shook the foundations of Western civilization. In championing radical ideas such as individual liberty and an... (read more)

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General
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Man's Search for Meaning - With New Foreword (06 Edition)
Man's Search for Meaning - With New Foreword (06 Edition)
by Viktor E. Frankl
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With a new Foreword by Harold S. Kushner and a new Biographical Afterword by William J. Winslade Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl's memoir has riveted generations of readers with its descriptions of life in Nazi death camps and its lessons for spiritual... (read more)

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I and Thou
I and Thou
by Martin Buber
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Martin Buber's I and Thou has long been acclaimed as a classic. Many prominent writers have acknowledged its influence on their work; students of intellectual history consider it a landmark; and the generation born since World War II considers Buber as... (read more)

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Humanity
Humanity
by Jonathan Glover
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This important book confronts the brutal history of the 20th century to unravel the psychological mystery of why so many atrocities occurred--the Holocaust, Hiroshima, the Gulag, Cambodia, Yugoslavia, Rwanda, and others--and how we can prevent their... (read more)

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