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Being-in-the-world : a Commentary on Heidegger's Being and Time, Division I (91 Edition)
Being-in-the-world : a Commentary on Heidegger's Being and Time, Division I (91 Edition)
by Hubert L. Dreyfus
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Being-in-the-World is a guide to one of the most influential philosophical works of this century: Division I of Part One of Being and Time, where Martin Heidegger works out an original and powerful account of being-in-the-world which he then uses to... (read more)

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Ideology of the Aesthetic (90 Edition)
Ideology of the Aesthetic (90 Edition)
by Terry Eagleton
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The Ideology of the Aesthetic presents a history and critique of the concept of the aesthetic throughout modern Western thought. As such, this is a critical survey of modern Western philosophy, focusing in particular on the complex relations between... (read more)

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It Takes a Village
It Takes a Village
by Hillary Rodham Clinton
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For more than twenty-five years, First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton has made children her passion and her cause. Her long experience with children -- not only through her personal roles as mother, daughter, sister, and wife but also as advocate, legal... (read more)

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The View from Nowhere
The View from Nowhere
by Thomas Nagel
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Human beings have the unique ability to view the world in a detached way: We can think about the world in terms that transcend our own experience or interest, and consider the world from a vantage point that is, in Nagel's words, "nowhere in particular."... (read more)

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A Source Book in Indian Philosophy
A Source Book in Indian Philosophy
by Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
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Features significant works from the Vedic and Epic periods, the Heterodox and Orthodox systems, and contemporary Indian thought.... (read more)

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Life Is a Miracle : an Essay Against Modern Superstition (00 Edition)
Life Is a Miracle : an Essay Against Modern Superstition (00 Edition)
by Wendell Berry
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[A] scathing assessment…Berry shows that Wilson's much-celebrated, controversial pleas in Consilience to unify all branches of knowledge is nothing more than a fatuous subordination of religion, art, and everything else that is good to science…... (read more)

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The Gay Science: With a Prelude in Rhymes and an Appendix of Songs
The Gay Science: With a Prelude in Rhymes and an Appendix of Songs
by Friedrich Nietzsche
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Nietzsche called The Gay Science "the most personal of all my books." It was here that he first proclaimed the death of God -- to which a large part of the book is devoted -- and his doctrine of the eternal recurrence. Walter Kaufmann's commentary, with... (read more)

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Justice: A Reader
Justice: A Reader
by Michael J Sandel
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Justice brings together in one indispensable volume essential readings on justice and moral reasoning. With readings from major thinkers from the classical era up to the present, the collection provides a thematic overview of the concept of justice... (read more)

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Contingency, Irony, and Solidarity
Contingency, Irony, and Solidarity
by Richard Rorty
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Rorty argues that thinkers such as Nietzsche, Freud, and Wittgenstein have enabled societies to see themselves as historical contingencies.... (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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Body in Pain : the Making and Unmaking of the World (85 Edition)
Body in Pain : the Making and Unmaking of the World (85 Edition)
by Elaine Scarry
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Part philosophical meditation, part cultural critique, The Body in Pain is a profoundly original study that has already stirred excitement in a wide range of intellectual circles. The book is an analysis of physical suffering and its relation to the... (read more)

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What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets
What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets
by Michael J Sandel
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A renowned political philosopher rethinks the role that markets and money should play in our society Should we pay children to read books or to get good grades? Should we put a price on human life to decide how much pollution to allow? Is it ethical to... (read more)

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A Nietzsche Reader (Penguin Classics)
A Nietzsche Reader (Penguin Classics)
by Friedrich Nietzsche
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Selected writings structured according to theme.... (read more)

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Basic Writings of Kant (01 Edition)
Basic Writings of Kant (01 Edition)
by Immanuel Kant
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Introduction by Allen W. Wood With translations by F. Max Müller and Thomas K. Abbott The writings of Immanuel Kant became the cornerstone of all subsequent philosophical inquiry. They articulate the relationship between the human mind and all that... (read more)

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Introduction To Phenomenology (00 Edition)
Introduction To Phenomenology (00 Edition)
by Robert Sokolowski
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Introductory volume, presenting the major philosophical doctrines of phenomenology.... (read more)

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The Archaeology of Knowledge and The Discourse on Language
The Archaeology of Knowledge and The Discourse on Language
by Michel Foucault
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Madness, sexuality, power, knowledge — are these facts of life or simply parts of speech? In a series of works of astonishing brilliance, historian Michel Foucault excavated the hidden assumptions that govern the way we live and the way we think... (read more)

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Varieties of Scientific Experience : a Personal View of the Search for God (07 Edition)
Varieties of Scientific Experience : a Personal View of the Search for God (07 Edition)
by Carl Sagan
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Carl Sagan's prophetic vision of the tragic resurgence of fundamentalism and the hope-filled potential of the next great development in human spirituality The late great astronomer and astrophysicist describes his personal search to understand the nature... (read more)

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Against Civilization 2ND Edition Readings & Refl
Against Civilization 2ND Edition Readings & Refl
by John Zerzan
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“Read it and you will never think of civilization in the same way again.”—Kirkpatrick Sale This anthology about "the pathology of civilization" offers insight into how progress and technology have led to emptiness and alienation.... (read more)

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The Ethics of Authenticity
The Ethics of Authenticity
by Charles Taylor
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Charles Taylor is Winner of the 2008 Kyoto Prize in Arts and... (read more)

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Life You Can Save (10 Edition)
Life You Can Save (10 Edition)
by Peter Singer
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For the first time in history, eradicating world poverty is within our reach. Yet around the world, a billion people struggle to live each day on less than many of us pay for bottled water. In The Life You Can Save, Peter Singer uses ethical arguments... (read more)

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