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The Boxer and the Goalkeeper: Sartre vs Camus
Andy Martin.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781847394255.  Daedalus Item Code: 53408
Jean-Paul Sartre looked like an ogre; Albert Camus was a movie star among French philosophers. Seemingly the best of friends, when they fell out it was always about more than a woman. But it was ... (Read More)
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Can A Robot be Human?: 33 Perplexing Philosophy Puzzles
Peter Cave.
Publisher: Oneworld.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781851686476.  Daedalus Item Code: 54607
Can a murderer be innocent? Are you really unique? What does it mean to be in love? Can you ever believe anyone who says, "I'm telling the truth?" What separates a saint, a sinner, and a suicide ... (Read More)
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A Confession
Leo Tolstoy. Helen Dunmore, foreword. Anthony Briggs, trans.
Publisher: Hesperus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843911906.  Daedalus Item Code: 53679
Written two years after Anna Karenina—a novel which he allegedly loathed and deeply regretted—Leo Tolstoy's 1879–80 hybrid of memoir and essay is an attempt to answer the fundamental question of ... (Read More)
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Essays in Love
Alain de Botton.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781447235224.  Daedalus Item Code: 52334
Originally published in 1993, this book by the philosopher and author of How Proust Can Change Your Life and Religion for Atheists is his wildly successful debut, in which the ... (Read More)
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Heidegger and a Hippo Walk Through Those Pearly Gates: Using Philosophy (and Jokes!) to Explore Life, Death, the Afterlife, and Everything in Between
Thomas Cathcart & Daniel Klein.
Publisher: Viking.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780670020836.  Daedalus Item Code: 52195
Q.: Why are there almost as many jokes about death as there are about sex? A.: Because they both scare the pants off us. First making a name for themselves with the outrageously funny Plato and a ... (Read More)
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The Intellectual's Checklist: More than 350 Esoteric Facts, Figures, and Philosophies Only the Smartest People Know
Richard J. Wallace & James V. Wallace.
Publisher: Adams Media.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9781440530289.  Daedalus Item Code: 54587
Can you name all five movements of Beethoven's Missa solemnis in D major? Or all of the films that Kurosawa based on Western works? Or Dante's Nine Circles of Hell? If so, you're off to an ... (Read More)
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The Meaning of Human Existence
Edward O. Wilson.
Publisher: Liveright.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781631491146.  Daedalus Item Code: 59390
(2014 National Book Award Finalist) In his most philosophical work to date, the two-time Pulitzer Prize–winning author of On Human Nature and The Ants (co-authored with Bert ... (Read More)
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Plato at the Googleplex: Why Philosophy Won't Go Away
Rebecca Newberger Goldstein.
Publisher: Vintage.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780307456724.  Daedalus Item Code: 59110
Imagine that Plato came to life in the 21st century and embarked on a multicity speaking tour. How would he handle a cable news host who denies there can be morality without religion? How would he ... (Read More)
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Political Descartes: Reason, Ideology, and the Bourgeois Project
Antonio Negri.
Publisher: Verso.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781844675821.  Daedalus Item Code: 40700
Renowned as the Father of Modern Philosophy, René Descartes was also an important political thinker, posits Italian philosopher Antonio Negri. First published in 1970 and reflecting tensions in ... (Read More)
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Sacred Wisdom: Plato's Republic: A Vision of Truth, Justice, and the Ideal Society
Alan Jacobs, intro.
Publisher: Watkins.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781906787455.  Daedalus Item Code: 31330
Considered Plato's masterpiece, The Republic is the culmination of his efforts to create a complete philosophy of man. In these provocative and entertaining dialogues, Socrates and various ... (Read More)
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A User's Guide to Thought and Meaning
Ray Jackendoff.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199693207.  Daedalus Item Code: 50957
The author of the groundbreaking Foundations of Language and the co-director of the Center for Cognitive Studies at Tufts University, Ray Jackendoff here presents a radically new theory of the ... (Read More)
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When I Am Playing with My Cat, How Do I Know That She Is Not Playing with Me?: Montaigne and Being in Touch with Life
Saul Frampton.
Publisher: Pantheon.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780375424717.  Daedalus Item Code: 53269
In the year 1570, at the age of 37, Michel de Montaigne gave up his job as a magistrate and retired to his château to brood on the deaths of his best friend, his father, his brother, and his ... (Read More)
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