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100 Philosophers: A Guide to the World's Greatest Thinkers
Peter J. King.
Publisher: Chartwell.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780785830221.  Daedalus Item Code: 53326
What is the nature of good and evil? What is the meaning of existence, and who are we really? For thousands of years philosophers have struggled with such questions as these, weighing every thought ... (Read More)
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America the Philosophical
Carlin Romano.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780679434702.  Daedalus Item Code: 44150
A philosophy and humanities professor as well as critic-at-large for the Chronicle of Higher Education and literary critic for the Philadelphia Inquirer, Carlin Romano offers this bold, ... (Read More)
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The Big Questions: God
Mark Vernon. Simon Blackburn, series editor.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: flexi-binding.
ISBN: 9781780870328.  Daedalus Item Code: 43077
Formerly a priest in the Church of England, philosopher Mark Vernon now writes as a journalist and author on subjects like friendship, belief, well-being, and philosophical meaning, and is the ... (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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The Good Book: A Humanist Bible
A.C. Grayling.
Publisher: Walker & Company.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780802717375.  Daedalus Item Code: 53205
Drawing from the wealth of literature and philosophy in both Western and Eastern traditions, and using the same techniques of editing, redaction, and adaptation that produced the holy books of the ... (Read More)
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Great Philosophers Who Failed at Love
Andrew Shaffer.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061969812.  Daedalus Item Code: 51356
Although we associate philosophy with wisdom, it is nonetheless true that many philosophers proved to be disastrously ignorant or ill-fated in affairs of the heart. Abelard was castrated for his ... (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 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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Pathways to Nonviolent Resistance: Bold-Faced Wisdom from the Early Writings
Mahatma Gandhi. Laura Ross, ed.
Publisher: Sterling.   Format: flexi-binding.
ISBN: 9781454906216.  Daedalus Item Code: 44413
Reverently called Mahatma, or Great Soul, Mohandas Gandhi (1869–1948) led India's struggle for independence and crusaded for the basic human rights of people everywhere, while his teachings and ... (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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The Prophet
Kahlil Gibran.
Publisher: Arrow.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099416937.  Daedalus Item Code: 53300
Translated in 20 languages and read around the world, The Prophet is the best known and best loved of Kahlil Gibran's many writings. Gibran lets his protagonist, called simply the Prophet, ... (Read More)
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